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UPSC exam row creates turmoil in Parliament

The Union Public Service Commission exam row generated heat in both Houses of Parliament with a member tearing a paper and throwing it towards the Speaker in Lok Sabha and almost the entire......

Refer Telangana Bill first to Standing Committee: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party is wanting for the Telangana Bill to be referred to the Standing Committee of Home Affairs before it is introduced in the Lok Sabha. It also plans to write to the Speaker......

Vahanvati knew about first-come-first-served procedure: JPC

The Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2G spectrum allocation has concluded that Attorney General G E Vahanvati was aware of the procedure approved by the Department of Telecommunication on......

Parliament panel for taking away some powers from EC

Recommending statutory backup to the model code of conduct, a parliamentary committee has sought to take away certain powers vested with the Election Commission like de-recognising a political......

15 JPC members reject 2G report in writing

Fifteen opposition members of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2G spectrum scam on Wednesday wrote to the committee secretariat rejecting the panel's draft report in toto, setting the......

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’......

Parliamentary panel finalises GST report

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance on Friday finalised its report on Goods and Services Tax which will be tabled in Parliament in the monsoon session beginning August 5. "The Committee......

India to get more double decker trains

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Railways has recommended that more double decker trains be introduced with a view to double the existing passenger capacity of the Indian Railways.Click NEXT......

Parliamentary panel again says phase out STT

Parliament’s standing committee on finance has urged the ministry of finance for a study on the impact of the Commodities Transaction Tax (CTT) on food inflation over a period of one year and......

'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......

Younis makes emotional appeal to lift ban

Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan told a parliamentary committee on sports on Monday that he had been unjustly treated by the cricket authorities and the indefinite ban imposed on him after the......

PCB chief Butt defiant after call for resignation

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ejaz Butt resisted a call for his resignation on Wednesday during a parliamentary committee hearing into PCB affairs and the national team's poor performance......

Pak Parliamentary committee summons Younus, Butt

Match-fixing has returned to haunt Pakistan cricket with the parliamentary committee on sports summoning PCB chief Ejaz Butt, captain Younus Khan and coach Intikhab Alam to seek explanation for the......

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raj sharma
Q. after wattching kajriwal doing ham electrician job of reconnection , and his subsequent harangue , i would not be surprised if his party candidates lose deposit in elections , would u be ?
Raj Sharma:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/after-wattching-kajriwal-doing-ham-electrician-job-of-reconn/24209982/answers/

Manoj Adwani
Q. IOC stops Suresh Kalmadi from contesting for any posts in Indian Olympic Association on ethical grounds, whereas he is nominated as a member of Parliamentary Committee which examines Bills and later these bills when passed by Parliament become law of the land. What is your opinion on these contrarian stands?
Manoj Adwani:  A. But the point is not a single politician was willing to consider and take his points seriously as a civil society citizen. How many people know and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/ioc-stops-suresh-kalmadi-from-contesting-for-any-posts-in-in/24204950/answers/24210062

  Web results for Parliamentary Standing Committees
World Should Pay Attention to PM Modi

( Dr. Shashi Tharoor is a two-time MP from Thiruvananthapuram, the Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on External Affairs, the former... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/opinion/world-should-pay-attention-to-pm-modi-599858?pfrom=home-topstories
Govt set to junk 323 archaic laws

02:15 am It is also working to scrap 700 Appropriation Acts passed by Parliament over the years, which have no relevance anymore. New Delhi... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/govt-set-to-junk-323-archaic-laws/
PM repackages UPA proposal of merging PIO-OCI cards

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the merging of Person of Indian Origin (PIO) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) cards, in his address at... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/pm-repackages-upa-proposal-of-merging-pio-oci-cards-114092901288_1.html
Govt moves to repeal 323 archaic laws

08:27 pm New Delhi: Moving to weed out archaic laws, government has identified at least 323 Acts to be repealed and bills in this regard would be... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/govt-moves-to-repeal-323-archaic-laws/
Govt taking relook at UPA's plan

With airlines complaining of high airport charges in the country, the government is having a relook at the process of privatisation of six major... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=70576

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