The Defence Minister had made it clear that the acquisition process under him would not only be transparent, but also fast.
The other two members of the committee are Urban Development minister M Venkaiah Naidu and Road and Shipping minister Nitin Gadkari.
The finance ministry has already begun the Budget exercise.
Government has a full-time defence minister at last. Parrikar has much work to do.
My suggestion to cancel licences was considered, but fear of litigation by licencees held govt back’
The Bill had been introduced in Rajya Sabha in February this year.
That committee had held a few meetings, but before it could finalise a draft, a new government came to power.
If and when oil prices rise, the government will intervene. What should the nature of the intervention be?
PM’s neighbourhood-first initiative must address perceptions that Delhi only promises, doesn’t deliver
Compensation to victims is no substitute for punishment of perpetrators
The new Bill may empower the regulator to determine a pricing mechanism.
Kumar was reportedly asked by Singh to continue till the end of his tenure and was given an option to operate from Chennai, his hometown.
MGNREGA introduced in 2006, promises a 100 days of employment every year to each rural household.
Gandhi flayed PM Modi for making “tall claims” about relations with Pakistan and China as part of his Lok Sabha election campaign.
German Ambassador Michael Steiner said the new focus on skill development and vocational education and training is set into a broader field of innovation.