NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Parliamentary Standing Committee  »  News  »   Parliamentary Standing Committee

  News for Parliamentary Standing Committee

  • News
  • Business
  • Sports

Army briefs Parliamentary panel on surgical strikes

After initial reluctance, the Army on Friday briefed members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Defence on the surgical strikes carried out by its men on terror launch pads inside Pakistan......

A revamp of the Medical Council of India would be a welcome move

A recent report by the parliamentary standing committee on health and family planning pulled no punches on the abysmal state and poor functioning of the Medical Council of India. The shameful state......

CVC, CBI corruption complaints may be probed under Lokpal, says panel

Citing overlapping of functions, a parliamentary committee on Monday recommended integrating Central Vigilance Commission and anti-corruption wing of the Central Bureau of Investigation to work......

Winter session: The ice is unlikely to break

The opposition, while not directly stalling Parliament, will insist all legislation goes to standing committees, delaying implementation. Aditi Phadnis and Archis Mohan report. Every Parliament......

Revealed: Why NDA ally Akali Dal opposes land bill

The Akali Dal, an ally of the BJP, has written to the parliamentary committee opposing certain clauses in the land acquisition bill. A Ganesh Nadar/ speaks to Akali Dal MPs to find out......

Misleading ads? Celebrities may face penalty or jail term

Some celebrities have come under fire for endorsing brands misleading consumers.     A Parliamentary Standing Committee on Tuesday recommended stringent provisions including jail term up......

Should the Railways take a leaf out of Lalu's book?

Report on the Railway Budget shines as well as falters. The Parliamentary standing committee for the railways has, in its latest report on the demand for grants (2015-16), worked to identify why......

Parliamentary panel pitches for 49% FDI cap in insurance

A Parliamentary Committee on Wednesday recommended a composite foreign investment cap of 49 per cent in the insurance sector and supported a government Bill to amend the Act. At present, a......

FinMin against raising I-T exemption limit to Rs 3 lakh

The Finance Ministry has rejected a Parliamentary Standing Committee's recommendation to raise the Income Tax exemption limit to Rs 300,000 and to adjust other slabs saying that it will lead to an......

Par Panel wants RIL to be treated as contractual defaulter

Lambasting Reliance Industries for failing to implement approved plan for KG-D6 gas fields, a Parliamentary Committee has asked government to treat the failure as contractual ‘default’......

Why sports in India is struggling to make a mark

- A Parliamentary Standing Committee praised the government for the wrestling and boxing facilities at the Sports Authority of India's Sonepat Center but pointed out that "excellence needs to be......

Parliamentary Panel demands person with credential to lead SAI

Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resource Development, headed by Satyanarayan Jatiya, has slammed the Sports Authority of India for not roping in sportspersons even 20 years after being......

'Parliament panel wanted to know how IPL is run'

Board of Control for Cricket in India vice-president Rajiv Shukla says there is "nothing wrong" with the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance, headed by Yashwant Sinha, summoning its......
  Web results for Parliamentary Standing Committee
As Assam begins rounding up illegal Bangladeshis, a new crisis brews

Assam's new government faces a tinderbox situation as it pursues its campaign promises to weed out illegal migrants. Women from Hatimuria on a... ...
Should celebrities be held responsible for endorsements?

Last year, a government testing laboratory found 'excess' lead in Maggi - one of the most popular brands of instant noodles. The brand ambassadors... ...

NEW DELHI: BJP's Sultanpur MP Varun Gandhi, caught in a controversy for allegedly leaking defence secrets after being honeytrapped by controversial... ...
Tamil Nadu government for green power to sustain tourism

Chennai : In a move that could make the tourism initiatives green, the tourism ministry is likely to ask the states to harness solar power to... ...
Bollywood and the politics of strife

This happened in 1989. The opening ceremony of the International Film Festival of India, an event run by the information and broadcasting ministry,... ...

Related Tags

  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News

Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z