Posts In: OPS

IT Act likely to be amended to provide safeguards against dangerous gaming resources and online material which militate against our Cultural Values and Ethos

August 14, 2018 Industries, OPS, states 0

With a view to ensure that adequate safeguards are placed in law to protect players, especially children against dangerous gaming resources, from any undesirable effects of these games,...

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Applications for New licenses / registration to set up Wood Based Industries in Haryana must be made in ‘online mode’ only

August 13, 2018 Haryana, Manufacturing, OPS 0

The Chief Conservator of Forests, Protection I, Haryana, ( “Conservator”) has recently issued a Terms and Conditions document dated 12th March, 2018, making  it mandatory for...

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FSSAI relaxes compliance with regard to organic food consignments that were imported prior to 1st July, 2018

August 7, 2018 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has issued an Order dated 25th July, 2018 emphasizing compliance with the Direction dated 29th June, 2018 by the Food...

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Food laws likely to be revised soon to limit use of metal contaminants, aflatoxin and mycotoxin in specified articles

August 4, 2018 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

In a recent notification dated 24th July, 2018, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has proposed amendments to the Food Safety and Standards (Contaminants,...

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FSSAI proposes to add Processing Aids under Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011

August 3, 2018 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) issued the Draft Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2018...

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MeitY publishes final draft of the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018

August 3, 2018 IT and ITeS, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has recently on July 27, 2018 published the Justice BN Srikrishna Committee of Experts Report on Data...

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Draft Maharashtra Groundwater (Development and Management) Rules, 2018 issued for public comments, lays down procedure for registration of existing users and new users

August 3, 2018 Industries, Maharashtra, OPS 0

The Government of Maharashtra has issued the Maharashtra Groundwater (Development and Management) Rules, 2018 (“Draft Rules”) in accordance with the powers given to it by...

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Consumer Affairs Ministry permits use of stickers to indicate revised retail sale price on pre-packaged commodities, as GST rates drop

August 1, 2018 FMCG, Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

With a view to ensure that the benefit of reduced GST rates on certain items is passed on to the consumer, the Ministry of Consumer...

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FSSAI issues Orange Book for ensuring safe and nutritious food at workplace

August 1, 2018 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

FSSAI has taken up an initiative to launch ‘SNF@Workplace’ (Safe and Nutritious Food at Workplace) which is a nation-wide campaign to help people eat safe...

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Rajasthan State Beverages Corporation issues policy in connection with sourcing of liquors within Rajasthan

August 1, 2018 Food & Beverage, OPS, Rajasthan 0

The Rajasthan State Beverages Corporation Limited (“Corporation”) has issued a circular pertaining to sourcing of liquors (“Circular”). This Circular lays down certain procedures which needs...

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