7th Pay Commission: Lower pay not to root out corruption

FM Arun Jaitley finally decided not to give any facility to central government employees better than the 7th Pay Commission recommendations.

New Delhi: Corruption is rampant in many of the central government’s offices, despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s warning that corruption was eating away at India “like a termite”.FM Arun Jaitley More...

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7th Pay Commission: Lower pay not to root out corruption

FM Arun Jaitley finally decided not to give any facility to central government employees better than the 7th Pay Commission recommendations.

New Delhi: Corruption is rampant in many of the central government’s offices, despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s warning that corruption was eating away at India “like More...

7th Pay Commission: Pay gap problem

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: The cabinet approved June last year the long-awaited 7th Pay Commission recommendations for the 4.8 million central government employees and 5.2 million pensioners.FM More...

7th Pay Commission: No scope to change in pay

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New Delhi: Finance Ministry sources said on condition of anonymity, there is no scope to change in pay especially minimum pay Rs 18,000, recommended by the 7th Pay Commission More...

"We will provide Rs 70,000 as monthly fellowships across the IIT system and IISc Bengaluru," Higher Education Secretary Kewal Kumar Sharma said.

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CBI books I-T officer, 2 others for fake refunds

CBI Director Alok Verma

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SHO held while taking bribe: ACB

Rajasthan ACB Chief Alok Tripathi

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Ambulances at the Muzaffarnagar train derailment site. Muzaffarnagar train derailment: 15-20 injured, teams of PAC, ATS dispatched

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Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu. Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Suresh Prabhu steps in, orders enquiry

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Re-induction of retd cops: Officers undertake to resign

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Santosh Sharma appointed Hindustan Copper Limited CMD

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BJP has not set 75-year age bar for contesting polls: Amit Shah

Asked at a press conference if a cabinet reshuffle is likely to happen, Shah said, "We will do it but the date has not been decided yet."

Bhopal: BJP president Amit Shah today said his party has not set any rule disallowing its members to contest More...

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"The police must establish a direct communication with people and must take cognizance of even the most minor incident," UP CM Yogi Adityanath said.

UP CM suspends 3 officials over laxity in flood relief works

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