Jun 24, 2021 10:30 PM IST
Mukul Roy was among the 20 MLAs who filed nominations for memberships of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the West Bengal assembly on Wednesday amid speculations that he may be appointed its chairman.
- Apr 05, 2021 09:10 AM IST
The ordinance aims to make insolvency resolution easier, faster and cost-effective for MSMEs using the ‘pre-pack’ process. It will act as an efficient alternative insolvency resolution process for MSMES under the IBC.
- Mar 27, 2018 07:48 PM IST
The members of the panel felt that like fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi and owner of Gitanjali Gems Mehul Choksi, these jewellers misused the scheme for money laundering and that they should be investigated for violation of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, a member of the panel said on condition of anonymity.
- May 08, 2017 11:02 PM IST
The decision was taken by its high-powered Political Affairs Committee (PAC) chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at his official residence, capping a dramatic turn of events pertaining to the AAP chief's financial probity.
- Apr 12, 2017 10:15 AM IST
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) in its latest report has noted the irregularities in award of contract of advertisements on a first come, first served basis which was prevailing in the Mumbai division for the last 25-30 years.
- Mar 20, 2017 05:00 PM IST
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the Maharashtra assembly has pointed out that Lavasa City Corporation‘s various tax liabilities in Pune district, included Rs 3.97 crores of land tax. The company had purchased 214 R
- Mar 07, 2017 06:18 PM IST
A key Parliamentary panel is likely to submit its report on the impact of demonetisation next month after reviewing various submissions, including by RBI Governor Urjit Patel.
- Feb 21, 2017 07:20 PM IST
Concerned over mounting bad
loans, the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has called the
heads of public sector banks to explain issues relating to
NPAs, including the loans given to Vijay Mallya-led firms.
- Jan 22, 2017 11:38 AM IST
Demonetisation will lead to a wider tax base and lower interest rates, thus paving the way for "sustainable faster economic growth", the Finance Ministry has said.
- Jan 20, 2017 07:30 PM IST
More than 72 days after
demonetisation, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has said it
still does not know the "exact number" of junked currency
notes that were in circulation and it is still "reconciling"
the number of notes that were deposited back.
- Jan 20, 2017 05:40 PM IST
RBI today informed a parliamentary panel that it is working on a mechanism to bring down transaction cost on online payments post demonetisation even as cash flow position in urban as well as rural areas have improved significantly.
- Dec 01, 2016 02:58 PM IST
The decision to call RBI Governor Urjit Patel, Finance Secretary Ashok Lavasa and Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das was taken unanimously by all the members of the Committee, headed by senior Congress leader K V Thomas.
- Feb 03, 2016 06:12 PM IST
Post the deal, Heineken is likely to reshuffle the entire United Breweries board.
- Jul 21, 2015 09:14 AM IST
The non-performing assets (NPAs) accumulated by nationalised and scheduled banks, that stand at over Rs six lakh crore, would be examined by the Public Accounts Committee of the Parliament, PAC Chairman K V Thomas said.
- Apr 29, 2015 07:44 PM IST
PAC has raised concerns with regard to the appointment of the bid process management consultant. The report adds that EY was unduly favoured as the said consultant, when Icra was the lowest bidder.
- Mar 26, 2015 10:24 PM IST
In an open letter to Kejriwal two days ahead of AAP's crucial national council meeting, Bhushan and Yadav said the the message conveyed to them during reconciliation talks was that either they should resign gracefully or face removal from the national executive.
- Mar 03, 2015 09:29 PM IST
On the other hand, Kejriwal's camp launched an all out attack on the Bhushans. Ashish Khetan, a key member of the AAP's Delhi unit, accused party patron Shanti Bhushan and his son and daughter - Prashant and Shalini - of wanting to control all the wings of the party.
- Oct 25, 2013 09:23 PM IST
The NGO Telecom Watchdog, a co-petitioner in 2G spectrum case before the CAG, has on September 11 written to CAG and also marked the same to some Members of Parliament. The NGO has alleged that the govt is misusing immunity given to TRAI to pass on benefits worth Rs 1 lakh crore to incumbent players.
- Sep 01, 2013 08:54 PM IST
The flood situation turned grim in Uttar Pradesh with major rivers in the state flowing above the red mark even as dry weather conditions today prevailed in some parts of the North.
- May 17, 2013 05:08 PM IST
Following search giant Google, Amazon will be called back to the British parliament to clarify how its activities in the UK justify its low corporate income tax bill
- May 10, 2013 09:04 AM IST
A panel of UK lawmakers will next week grill representatives from Google Inc and its auditor, Ernst & Young, following a Reuters report that highlighted inconsistencies in Google's statements about its UK activities
- Nov 23, 2012 02:10 PM IST
The comments by a former official of CAG over the report on 2G spectrum allocation today kicked up a row with Congress President Sonia Gandhi suggesting that BJP had been exposed while the government demanded answers from Parliament's PAC chief MM Joshi over his alleged role.
- Nov 12, 2012 08:30 AM IST
UK lawmakers will quiz executives of Starbucks , Google and Amazon on Monday about how they have managed to pay only small amounts of tax in Britain while racking up billions of dollars worth of sales here.
- Sep 07, 2012 11:00 AM IST
Amid furore over coal blocks allocation, the government will place its views before Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) by September 14 on the observations made by CAG.
- Aug 30, 2012 08:42 PM IST
A Parliamentary committee has asked market regulator Sebi to do 'proper advance planning' before any new scheme, so that investors' money is not wasted on programmes that are launched in haste and abandoned later.