Articles about Public Accounts Committee
11 Jul 2020Politics
The Centre's response to the coronavirus pandemic and the PM-CARES Fund will most likely not be scrutinized by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) blocked a move regarding the same on Friday.
02 Jan 2019India
Half a month after the Supreme Court gave a clean chit to the government on the controversial Rafale deal, former ministers Arun Shourie and Yashwant Sinha, along with activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan, have requested the apex court for a review of its decision.
18 Dec 2018Politics
Addressing India's distressed farmers directly from Parliament, Congress president Rahul Gandhi said today he will not let PM Narendra Modi sleep until all farm loans have been waived.
15 Dec 2018India
The Supreme Court, on Friday, had given the Centre a clean chit, dismissing a batch of petitions calling for a court-monitored probe into the Rafale deal.
02 Nov 2018India
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a plea filed by CBI in the Bofors scam.
23 Apr 2018Business
Air India is in bad shape. The airline, which faces debts of Rs. 48,876cr, has seen a monthly cash deficit of Rs. 200-250cr, which has left it unable to purchase much-needed spares.
13 Dec 2017Politics
Incumbent Goa CM, Manohar Parrikar is often described as an RSS pracharak, IITian, hard taskmaster and Modi's confidante.
11 May 2017Politics
Attempting to recover from a glaring losses from the recent state assembly polls, the Indian National Congress has been rethinking its strategy.
24 Apr 2017India
In a surprising move, doctors in India have proposed a unique way to check female foeticide: make the currently-illegal sex determination tests mandatory.
11 Apr 2017India
Criticizing the Manmohan Singh PMO, the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has adopted the politically controversial 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG) report.
08 Apr 2017India
The Public Accounts Committee of Maharashtra Assembly has, in a radical suggestion, recommended making sex-determination tests compulsory as a measure to combat female foeticides.
31 Mar 2017Business
Indian banks have an estimated Rs. 6.8 lakh crore worth of Non-Performing Assets (NPAs), according to the Public Accounts Committee of the Parliament.
06 Mar 2017India
Police arrested two Malda residents and seized fake Rs. 2,000 notes worth Rs. 2.92L from them.
21 Jan 2017India
Certain bank trade unions have intimidated that they would go on a nationwide, day-long strike on 7th February.
18 Jan 2017India
RBI governor Urjit Patel stated that new notes worth Rs.9.2 lakh crore have already been introduced in place of Rs.15.4 lakh crore worth Rs.500 and Rs.1,000 notes that were removed from circulation.
16 Jan 2017India
Former State Bank of India chairman Pratip Chaudhuri has alleged that the RBI has been "lying on the face" to Indian citizens about the cash situation.
14 Jan 2017India
Employee unions of the central bank wrote to the RBI governor Urjit Patel to take action against Centre's "unwarranted interference".
06 Jan 2017India
A report by the State Bank of India stated that the RBI has replaced 44% of the demonetized currency by 30 December; it added that the cash-crunch is likely to end by February.
29 Dec 2016India
The National Highways Authority of India will have to pay Rs.922 crore to private toll operators who incurred losses due to the suspension of toll collection after demonetization.
24 Dec 2016India
The RBI revealed that the bank's central board of directors made a recommendation for demonetizing Rs.1000 and Rs.500 notes at a meeting in New Delhi on November 8.
23 Dec 2016India
The Reserve Bank of India and the Centre don't often see eye-to-eye, even in the best of times; which these post-demonetization days certainly aren't.
17 Nov 2016India
Prime Minister Modi's recent move to demonetize Rs.500 and Rs.1000 currency notes have stirred political angst and a probable case for economic slowdown in India.