Govt to issue new land reform ordinance to get around political deadlock

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Government will issue a new decree this week for land purchases that has stirred disquiet across the country but which the government says is necessary to build roads, More...

PM Modi likely to reshuffle cabinet before second half of budget session

PM Modi is likely to reshuffle and expand his cabinet, Najma Heptulla may be dropped and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti may be accommodated.

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to reshuffle and expand his cabinet before the second half of the Budget Session scheduled on April 20.PM Modi is likely to More...

National Education Policy to be formed by December: Irani

HRD Minister Smriti Irani

Jalandhar: Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday said her ministry was working on a new National Education Policy (NEP) which would be formed by December this year.HRD Minister More...

Slumdog Millionaire' writer Vikas Swarup has been appointed as Spokesperson in the External Affairs Ministry.

Swarup, ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ writer, is mouthpiece in External Affairs Ministry

New Delhi: Senior IFS officer and diplomat Vikas Swarup, whose debut novel was made into the Oscar-winning movie “Slumdog Millionaire”, has been appointed as mouthpiece More...

IIT Roorkee prof Garg appointed VC of Uttarakhand Technical University

Dehradun: Professor and Head of the Civil Engineering Department of IIT Roorkee Pradeep Kumar Garg was today appointed Vice-Chancellor of Uttarakhand Technical University.IIT More...

Income Tax officer arrested for taking bribe

CBI Director Anil Kumar Sinha

New Delhi: CBI has arrested an Income Tax Officer posted in Mumbai for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs. 75,000 More...

STF rules out role of UPPSC or govt official in paper leak

IG, STF Sujit Pandey

Lucknow: Special Task Force (STF) today said that no role of any Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) More...

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Siddaramaiah Salary hike for Karnataka MLAs

Bengaluru In a bonanza, the Karnataka Assembly today passed two bills that envisage an increase in...

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra FadnavisPhoto : PTI Police to get full day’s salary if weekly off cancelled

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said that police personnel would get a full day’s...

NIA DG Sharad Kumar Top IPS officers knock govt’s door on anomalies in salary issues

New Delhi: In a unique case, some top IPS officers heading important posts of border security,...

HP Govt may give further extensions to staffers: CM

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today informed the Assembly that the one-year extension More...

CBI Joint Directors Prabodh Kumar, Keshav Kumar get extension till March 31

New Delhi: The tenures of two CBI Joint Directors, Prabodh Kumar and Keshav Kumar, were today extended till March 31 by..

IPS officer Vivek Srivastava gets extension in SPG

New Delhi,: Senior IPS officer Vivek Srivastava’s tenure has been extended till October next year in the post of Inspector General..

Employee’s misconduct if not grave, not a ground for pension cut: Delhi High Court

Justice Pratibha Rani Delhi High Court

New Delhi, Mar 29 (PTI) Misconduct of an employee, unless grave, cannot be a ground for a state to slash post More...

Medha Patkar quits AAP, dubs Kejriwal-led party a ‘tamasha’

Mumbai: Stating that the Aam Aadmi Party has reduced itself to a “tamasha”, veteran social activist Medha Patkar tody resigned from..

Mizoram Governor Aziz Qureshi sacked

New Delhi: Mizoram Governor Aziz Qureshi, who has had a running feud with the Centre and even approached the Supreme Court..
SBI Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya Photo : Getty Images

Over 3.70 lakh complaints against banks in 5 years

New Delhi: Over 3.70 lakh complaints have been received by the banking ombudsman during last five years with highest number of..
SSP Mathura Manzil Saini

SHO suspended for demanding bribe

Mathura: An SHO has been suspended here for allegedly demanding bribe from a villager to hush up an old case, police..
Patients who manage type 2 diabetes with drugs that lower glucose or blood sugar may be at higher risk for heart failure.

Diabetes drugs may promote heart failure

Washington: A new study has examined that glucose or sugar-lowering medications prescribed to patients with diabetes may pose an increased risk..