Parliamentary panel chaired by Congress' Anand Sharma to meet home ministry and Delhi Police to take stock of crime in National Capital
Committee, chaired by senior Congress leader Anand Sharma, is likely to quiz the officials on the recent violence in JNU
Parliament approves wage code bill providing minimum pay for workers; legislation to benefit 50 crore people, says labour minister
Parliament on Friday approved a bill to enable the introduction of the minimum wage for every worker besides, addressed issues like delay in payment.
Cabinet approval for wage code bill likely next week in a bid to bring in a fresh wave of labour reforms
The bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha on 10 August 2017.
Kalraj Mishra, who quit Narendra Modi Cabinet in 2017, is now head of parliamentary standing committee on defence
BJP leader Kalraj Mishra credits himself for improving the organisational base in Uttar Pradesh, and for creating a "strong Hindu wave" of kar sevaks in the state for the creation of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya
Call 'postman' as 'post person' to make nomenclature gender neutral, Parliamentary Panel tells postal department
The department in its reply to the panel said that the proposal to rename postman as post person is under consideration and submitted that word 'dakia', which is generally used, is gender neutral.
The food subsidy is estimated to be Rs 1,38,123 crore in the 2018-19 fiscal as against the actual expenditure of Rs 1,04,901 crore in 2017-18.
Parliamentarians on Monday asked bankers to prepare a road map to deal with mounting bad loans in the system, which touched Rs 8.31 lakh crore at end-December 2017
Smart Cities Mission: Narendra Modi says govt committed Rs 2 lakh cr for development, but data shows only 0.09% spent
Modi’s claim of having committed over Rs 2 lakh crore for 100 smart cities is four times more than the total outlay of Rs 48,000 crore the Centre promised states
Cambridge Analytica row: Parliamentary panel may summon Facebook top brass to seek 'explanations' over India operations
Cyber security and intelligence officers present at the meeting are understood to have explained that the Indian government can enforce the law of the land to seek Facebook's accountability for its operations in the country
Cambridge Analytica row: Users must not be forced to sign terms of consent on social media sites, says parliamentary panel
A parliamentary panel looking into the breach of data by Cambridge Analytica on Wednesday asked the government to ensure that Indian users should not be forced to sign terms of consent on social media platforms.
Make Facebook commit it won't misuse user data to influence polls in India, parliamentary committee tells Centre
The panel headed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Anurag Thakur told the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology to take a pledge in writing from Facebook that it would not "misuse" the data "politically or otherwise", sources said.
A parliamentary committee may recommend that the government file a review petition against the Supreme Court order diluting the provisions of the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, according to panel members.
Rejecting the recommendations of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the National Medical Commission bill, the Indian Medical Association, the largest body of private doctors in India, on Sunday called for an indefinite strike from 2 April.
The Association of Power Producers has accused the RBI of over-ruling the Parliamentary standing panel on power and key ministries with its February 12 circular that ended all the existing loan restructuring mechanisms and voted for insolvency code to resolve stressed assets
Parliamentary panel raps Indigo for staff's rude behaviour with passangers, says crew need training on soft skills
In a strongly worded report a Parliamentary Standing Committee has condemned the recent incident when a passenger was manhandled by Indigo staff, adding that airlines need to become passenger friendly and its staff should learn to say "please" and "Thank you".
BJP MPs object to P Chidambaram chairing Parliamentary Standing Committee on Aadhaar, allege conflict of interest
A war of words erupted in a meeting of a Parliamentary Standing Committee after BJP members objected to committee Chairman P Chidambaram's presence
Parliamentary panel questions home, defence officials on Chinese 'troop build-up' near Doka La standoff point
Rahul Gandhi along with other members of a parliamentary panel raised questions on media reports that China was ramping up its military presence in areas close to Doka La
Holding Railway Board chairman or a member solely responsible for accidents due to operational reasons is not right in every instance
The Parliamentary Standing Committee felt that the proposed definition of transgender in the bill is in stark contrast to global developments, where transgenders have been granted the right to self-determine and to seek benefits according to such identity
A Parliamentary panel on Wednesday raised concerns over Air India's decision to stop serving non-vegetarian food to economy class passengers on domestic flights and would seek an explanation from the airline on the measure.