7th Pay Commission: Higher allowances too little, too late

The 7th pay commission had submitted its report to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in November, 2015, the government had failed to implement higher allowances for employees in time.

New Delhi: 48 lakh central government employees have welcomed government’s decision on June 28 to increase allowances, which comes into effect from July 1, 2017 for them More...

7th Pay Commission: MACP on performance to be reconsidered: Finmin

The government had a wrong idea about MACP. Now, the concepts have become clear to the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

New Delhi: Good-performing Central government employees will now get MACP if their performance is not upto the mark of “very good”, the Finance Ministry officials More...

No pay commission, govt to mull raises each year

The department of expenditure will also investigate inflation rates and will submit a report to the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley annually.

New Delhi: The government is considering adjusting salaries of its its 4.8 million employees and 5.2 million pensioners every year after taking inflation into account, according More...

The commission had recommended a 15 per cent increase in emoluments for CPSE employees, the lowest so far.

Cabinet clears a 15 per cent pay hike for central public sector enterprises’ employees

New Delhi: The Cabinet today cleared a 15 per cent hike in salaries for public sector company employees.The commission had recommended a 15 per cent increase in emoluments for More...

Tamil Nadu MLAs salary hiked to over Rs. 1 lakh per month

New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu Government on Wednesday hiked the salary of its MLA from Rs. 55,000 to Rs. 1,05,000 per month. Tamil Nadu Government today hiked the salary of its MLA More...

Narada sting case: TMC MP summoned by Enforcement Directorate

TMC MP Suvendu Adhikari

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday summoned Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Suvendu Adhikari to appear More...

859 complaints against IAS officers: Govt

Minister of State for DoPT  Jitendra Singh

“Appropriate action can be taken against officials only after the cases reach finality,” Minister of More...

Ram Nath Kovind will take oath as 14th President of India on July 25. President-elect Ram Nath Kovind to take oath on July 25

New Delhi: Ram Nath Kovind will take oath as 14th President of India on July 25....

West Benga CID  today sent notices to BJP MP Roopa Ganguly and party general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya in connection with an alleged child trafficking case. Roopa Ganguly, Kailash Vijayvargiya summoned in child trafficking case

New Delhi: The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of West Bengal has sent notices to BJP MP...

Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh Govt punishes 133 ‘non-performing’ babus

New Delhi: The government has taken disciplinary action against 133 non-performing officers, Union minister Jitendra Singh...

Reallocation of ministries in Delhi govt

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind KejriwalNew Delhi: The Delhi Government on Thursday will witness reallocation of ministries. Deputy More...

Zeliang appointed new Nagaland CM

Kohima: T R Zeliang was today appointed the new chief minister of Nagaland by the Governor and asked to prove his..

Sasikala jail perk row: H S Revanna appointed DIG(Jail) replacing D Roopa

New Delhi: IPS officer H S Revanna has been appointed as Deputy Inspector General (Prisons) Bengaluru and also given additional charge..

Mayawati’s resignation from Rajya Sabha accepted

Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari today accepted Mayawati's resignation from Rajya Sabha.

New Delhi: Vice President and Rajya Sabha (RS) Chairman Hamid Ansari on Thursday accepted Bahujan Samaj Party More...

Ahead of privatisation, Air India eyes bumper staff buyout

New Delhi: Air India is drawing up a proposal to offer voluntary buyouts to just over a third of its 40,000..

Mayawati resigns from Rajya Sabha for not being allowed to speak on Dalits

New Delhi: Huge drama was witnessed in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday when Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati resigned from..

Daughter of Chhattisgarh auto-rickshaw driver cracks IIT Delhi

The daughter of an auto rickshaw driver Kiran achieved a rank of 169 to secure admission to the prestigious and coveted IIT Delhi. Balrampur (Chhattisgarh): The daughter of an auto rickshaw driver in Chhattisgarh’s Balrampur area, Kiran, has emerged as an inspiration for many..
Information Commissioner Sharat Sabharwal directed the RBI to appoint a nodal CPIO.

Appoint nodal RTI officer: CIC to RBI

New Delhi: The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Reserve Bank of India to depute a nodal officer for handling..
Justice Sadhana Jadhav

Sanction to prosecute govt servants should come quicker: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today asked the Maharashtra government to review the rule that gives it up to nine months..
20 per cent of married Americans aged over 55 admit to extra-marital sex, compared to just 14 per cent of those under 55.

Extra martial sex: A popular choice among over 55s!

London: Hard to believe isn’t? But a new study has revealed that older people are cheating on their spouses much more..
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