7th Pay Commission: Pay hike reality not as rosy as expectations

New Delhi: Central government employees pride themselves on being optimistic. But the Finance Ministry official, says that may not be such a good thing when it comes to thinking More...

7th Pay Commission: Govt cancels pay raises for central employees

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry officials told  The Sen Times the government doesn’t want to scrap a pay raise for central government employees, saying the the Reserve More...

7th Pay Commission: Pay hike could be BJP’s secret weapon

New Delhi: As the general election approaches, BJP is readying a major push to advance a key policy to raising pay for central government employees beyond 7th Pay Commission More...

UP gazetted medical practitioners’ body demands payment of non-practising allowance

Lucknow: An association of gazetted medical practitioners in Uttar Pradesh Thursday demanded immediate payment of non-practising allowance in accordance with the recommendations More...

HC seeks Centre’s reply on ex-servicemen’s plea for parity in Military Service Pay

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought response of the Centre on ex-servicemen’s plea challenging the difference in Military Service Pay (MSP) amounts according to More...

Supreme Court rejects call for probe into Rafale jet deal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court rejected petitions on Friday seeking an investigation into a fighter jet deal worth an estimated More...

Indian man faces prison in ‘brazen’ sex assault on US flight

Detroit: Federal prosecutors in Detroit are seeking nearly 11 years in prison for an Indian man convicted of sexually More...

Zoramthanga takes oath as Mizoram CM

Aizawl: Mizo National Front (MNF) President Zoramthanga on Saturday sworn in as the Chief Minister of...

SC dismisses curative petition challenging Rakesh Asthana’s appointment as special CBI director

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has dismissed a curative petition seeking to re-examine its verdict upholding...

CBI to question TN health minister in alleged gutka scam

New Delhi: The CBI has summoned Tamil Nadu Health Minister C Vijaya Baskar and former state minister...

Ashok Gehlot to be named Rajasthan CM, Sachin Pilot as Deputy CM

New Delhi: The Congress on Friday named Ashok Gehlot as Rajasthan’s next chief minister and Sachin Pilot More...

Process takes time, says Gehlot on Rajasthan CM face

New Delhi: As suspense looms over who would be the Rajasthan chief minister, senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot stated that “making..

‘CID’ maker B P Singh new FTII chairman

Pune: Producer-director Brijendra Pal Singh was appointed as the new president of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) and..

Do not have majority, won’t stake claim to form govt in MP: Shivraj Chouhan

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): Failing to lead BJP reach the magic figures in Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan More...

Surjit Bhalla resigns from Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council

New Delhi: Eminent economist and columnist Surjit Bhalla Tuesday said he has resigned as part-time member of Economic Advisory Council to the..

Urjit Patel Steps Down as RBI Governor

New Delhi: RBI Governor Urjit Patel, who had a run in with the government over autonomy of the central bank, Monday resigned..

Despite CIC orders, PMO refuses info to IFS officer on black money

New Delhi: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has refused to share details on the quantum of black money brought back from..

Nine UP govt’s agriculture department officials suspended

Lucknow: Nine officials, including two joint directors, of the Uttar Pradesh Agriculture Department have been suspended for irregularities in selecting firms..

Exercising before bedtime won’t mess up your sleep

Washington: Turns out, exercising four hours before going to bed does not have a negative effect on sleep. Even among sleep..