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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Standing Committee


Former chief conservator of forests criticises proposal to amend Wildlife Act

April 07, 2022 8:25 pm

The Wildlife (Protection) Amendment Bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha by the Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Bhupender Yadav in December 2021.

Rajkot civic body to construct new office at cost of over Rs 58 lakh

April 06, 2022 11:27 am

The committee chaired by Pushkar Patel approved a proposal of the building and construction department of the RMC to construct a new ward office for Ward No.18 and gave the green signal to allot the work to Shiv Construction, a private firm.

Chennai mayor to present the first Budget in six years on Saturday

April 06, 2022 9:20 am

After the tenure of the civic body representatives ended in 2016, the elections for local bodies did not take place due to a slew of litigations.

Congress says standing panels made irrelevant

April 30, 2015 4:21 am

'The government must come clean on this. Why are you avoiding parliamentary scrutiny?,' Anand Sharma asked.

BJP councillor named North corpn standing committee chairman

January 14, 2014 3:30 am

Satish Upadhyay filed his nomination for the post of chairman of the south civic body’s Standing Committee.

Mid-level rural health cadre proposal in Cabinet today

November 13, 2013 5:50 am

The scheme is said to be close to Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad’s heart.

Bill to keep political parties out of RTI sent to Parliamentary Standing Committee

April 08, 2014 2:55 pm

The bill is aimed at negating a CIC order which said political parties were public authorities.

Land taxing issue for investors: Japan MP

August 25, 2013 2:31 am

Chairman of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs of Japan’s House of Representatives Katsuyuki Kawai raised concerns

BMC passes buck,blames former addl civic chief

July 25, 2013 2:43 am

BMC’s standing committee Wednesday shifted the entire blame for the city’s pothole-ridden roads on former additional municipal commissioner Aseem Gupta.

BMC to carry out fresh structural audits of 959 dilapidated buildings

June 27, 2013 2:16 am

The BMC standing committee has asked the administration to undertake a fresh audit of the 959 structures declared ‘dangerous and dilapidated’ within 15 days.