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Chitale Committee recommends several measures for Desiltation of Ganga

May 20, 2017
Chitale Committee has recommended that a technical institute may be entrusted with the conduct of the sediment budget, morphological and flood routeing studies that would examine and confirm the necessity of the de-silting.

Union Government sets up a task force to compute reliable and timely employment data

May 10, 2017
Government has constituted a high-level task force to compute timely data on employment in the country, which will go a long way to help government frame policies to create jobs in India.

IBBI constitutes Technical Committee to lay down Technical Standards for performance of core services

May 4, 2017
The Committee will give its recommendation for laying down Technical Standards for the performance of core services and other services.

Union Government sets up inter-ministerial panel to monitor UDAN

Apr 13, 2017
The panel would be responsible for coordination among stakeholders, including state governments, for "time-bound" implementation of the scheme.

Justice Malviya Committee submits its report on draft Ganga Act

Apr 13, 2017
The draft Ganga Act addresses the critical issues pertaining to National River Gaga on its Cleanliness (Nirmalta) and uninterrupted e-flow (Aviralta).

UP government orders probe into alleged misuse of money in Gomati River Front Development project

Apr 7, 2017
Rs 1500 crore rupees were allocated for the project of which 90 percent has been spent, while only 60 percent of the work has been completed.

Shunglu panel points out gross abuse of power by AAP government

Apr 6, 2017
The Shunglu Committee formed by former LG Najeeb Jung to look into the decisions taken by the AAP government, has pointed out gross abuse of power by the city government in its report.

SC constituted committee to explore technical solution to block videos of sexual offences on social networking sites

Mar 23, 2017
A committee that comprises of representatives from the Union government and internet majors was constituted by SC to explore technical solution to block videos of sexual offences on social networking sites.

Parliamentary panel suggests BSNL-MTNL merger for long-term survival

Mar 17, 2017
The DoT said that the PSUs have not been able to invest adequately in the expansion and modernisation of their network, leading to coverage issues.

Madhukar Gupta Committee report submitted to Union Government

Mar 15, 2017
The Committee has given its recommendations broadly on the issues of Threats and Border Protection, assessment of force level, deployment on the border, infrastructure and technology issues for protection of border and administrative issues.

Formation of committee to resolve grievances of women sports persons announced

Mar 8, 2017
Formation of the committee is in tune with the government’s zero tolerance policy on sexual harassment.

Working Group on Migration recommends legal framework for protection of migrants' interests

Mar 2, 2017
The working group headed by Mukhopadhay has recommended amendment in Protocols of the Registrar General of India to enable caste-based enumeration of migrants.

Reserve Bank constitutes Inter-disciplinary Standing Committee on Cyber Security

Mar 1, 2017
The 11-member committee will study adoption of various security standards and protocols, interface with stakeholders and suggest appropriate policy interventions to strengthen cyber security and resilience.

Supreme Court appoints Committee of Administrators headed by Vinod Rai to run BCCI

Jan 31, 2017
The order was given by a three-judge Bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra. The other two judges were Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud.

Union Government reconstituted committee to identify athletes under TOP Scheme

Jan 28, 2017
The reconstituted committee will be headed by Abhinav Bindra. By winning the gold in the 10 m air rifle category at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic games, he became the first Indian to win an individual gold medal at the Olympic Games.

Union Government constitutes committee to set rules for implementation of Disabilities Act, 2016

Jan 24, 2017
The Committee will suggest model draft rules for the states in order to have a uniform rules across India and also to avoid delay in finalization of rules by any state.

Committee to review institutionalisation of Arbitration Mechanism in India constituted

Dec 30, 2016
The committee headed by Justice (retd.) BN Srikrishna has been asked to submit its report in 90-days.

Union Government forms Chandrababu Naidu Committee to promote digital economy

Dec 1, 2016
The Committee will identify the best global practices for implementing an economy primarily based on digital payment.

Amitabh Kant Committee constituted to push cashless transactions

Nov 28, 2016
The Amitabh Kant Committee was constituted following a directive from the Prime Minister’s Office to back up the demonetisation move.

Union Government constitutes committee to review status of demonetisation drive

Nov 23, 2016
The committee comprises of Additional Secretaries, Joint Secretaries and Directors with each team consisting of up to two or three officers for each State and Union Territory (UT).

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