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 recommendations. PM More...

Tripura govt employees to get 7th pay panel salaries from October 1

Agartala: The government employees in Tripura are set for a for a pay hike according to 7th pay panel salaries from October 1 this year. The recommendations were submitted to More...

7th Pay Commission: Centre to raise minimum pay to Rs 20,000 ahead of 2019 elections

New Delhi: Central government will raise the minimum pay to Rs 20,000 from current Rs 18,000, which was recommended by the 7th Pay Commission, the finance ministry officials More...

Union minister Piyush Goyal faces protests by rail employees in Lucknow

Lucknow: Union minister Piyush Goyal faced protests by railway employees here on Friday over issues of restoring the old pension scheme and regularisation of the service of the More...

Govt employees demand restoration of old pension scheme

Hamirpur (HP): Central and state government employees protested here Sunday, demanding restoration of the old pension scheme. Senior BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal addressed the More...

Former UP MLA booked for beating up Tehsildar

Bahraich (UP): Two cases were registered against former MLA Dilip Verma and his supporters for allegedly beating up a Tehsildar More...

#MeToo: Akbar, Tejpal, Adhikari included in Editors Guild’s updated members list

New Delhi: The Editor’s Guild of India has released an updated list of members, which includes names of former More...

U’khand urban civic polls begin

Dehradun: Polling has begun in Uttarakhand for the 84 urban local bodies across the state. A...

No plans to ban CBI to exercise authority in K’taka: Dy CM

Bengaluru : Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara on Saturday said that his government had no...

Female IndiGo employee found dead at Gurugram guest house

Gurugram: A female employee of IndiGo Airlines allegedly committed suicide at a guest house in Gurugram’s...

UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey appointed Revenue Secretary

New Delhi: today appointed UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey was today appointed as the Revenue Secretary replacing More...

Justice A P Sahi sworn in as Chief Justice of Patna HC

Patna: Justice Amreshwar Pratap Sahi was Saturday sworn in as Chief Justice of the Patna High Court by Governor Lalji Tandon..

Retd High Court judge Asim Kumar Roy appointed Bengal Lokayukta

Kolkata: Retired Calcutta High Court judge Asim Kumar Roy was on Friday appointed the Lokayukta of West Bengal, officials said. Roy..

Top bureaucrat Adhia to demit office after 4 eventful years in finance ministry

New Delhi: Having played a key role in the rollout of the historic Goods and Services Tax (GST), Finance Secretary More...

Finance Secretary Adhia to retire on Nov 30; Jaitley praises his contribution

New Delhi: Showering praise on Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, who retires on November 30, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said he..

Rajasthan Minister resigns from BJP after party denies him ticket

Jaipur: A Rajasthan Minister today resigned from the primary membership of the of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after the party..

RBI seeks time till Nov 26 to respond to CIC’s show cause notice

New Delhi: Slapped with a show-cause notice to its Governor Urjit Patel from the CIC, the Reserve Bank of India has..

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..

Drug resistant infections linked with higher mortality rates in Indian hospitals

Washington: In a recent study, researchers measured the burden of antibiotic resistance in low- or middle-income countries, and reported that in-hospital..