The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance has summoned RBI governor Urjit Patel to appear before it on 17th of next month to respond to queries on recent bank frauds and mounting non-performing assets among others. Governance issues at both commercial and public sector banks are also likely to come up.
The Innovation partnership will push cooperation in the fields of smart cities, clean technology, universal housing, renewable energy, e-mobility, start-up, waste disposal, space and aeronautics. Read more
The first meeting of National Council on India's Nutrition Challenges under POSHAN Abhiyaan will be held in New Delhi today. NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Dr Rajiv Kumar, CEO Amitabh Kant and represent ... Read more
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tributes to 12th-century philosopher and social reformer Lord Basaveshwara on his Birth Anniversary. In a tweet, Mr Modi said, Bhagwan Basaveshwara has a specia ... Read more
Environment Ministry has come out with a draft national action plan proposing multiple strategies to reduce air pollution.The ministry put up the draft of the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) on it ... Read more