RBI releases Working Group Report on Digital Lending; here are the recommendations

A working group constituted by the Reserve Bank of India on digital lending through online platforms and mobile apps has submitted its report. The objective of this report is to enhance customer safety and make the digital lending system safer while encouraging innovation. The Working Group (WG) was set up on January 13, 2021, with … Read more

Delhi-NCR air pollution: Not in favor of work from home, employees advised to carpool, Center informs SC

The central government on Wednesday expressed its reluctance before the Supreme Court to ask its employees to work from home and instead decided to reduce the number of vehicles used for commuting its employees in the national capital. Advised to resort to carpooling. The Center told the Supreme Court through an affidavit that the number … Read more

Defense, Home, RAW secretaries and IB directors may now get extension of two years

The Central Government on Monday issued a gazette notification regarding extension of the tenure of Defense Secretary, Home Secretary, Director of Intelligence Bureau (IB), Secretary of Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) for a period of two years. The notification said that the central government may, “if it considers it necessary so to do in the … Read more

HC grants time to Centre, Delhi government to respond to plea seeking door-to-door COVID-19 vaccination for senior citizens

The Delhi High Court on Friday granted time to the Center and the Delhi government to respond to a plea seeking framing of a policy on door-to-door COVID-19 vaccination for bedridden senior citizens. Delhi government’s counsel Anuj Agarwal told a bench headed by Chief Justice DN Patel that the Center has already introduced a policy … Read more