Employees’ union urges Centre to implement Lavasa Committee report

Jammu: A Jammu-based employees union on Sunday urged the Centre to implement the recommendations of the Ashok Lavasa Committee report ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha polls to benefit More...

7th Pay Commission: Minimum pay likely to be increased ahead of general elections

New Delhi: Central government will raise the minimum pay from current Rs 18,000, which was recommended by the 7th Pay Commission, National Joint Council of Action (NJCA) chief More...

Govt approves 7th pay commission recommendations for teachers of technical institutions

New Delhi: The Ministry of Human Resource Development Tuesday approved a proposal to extend the seventh pay commission recommendations to academic staff of government and aided More...

Haryana to release three due installments of DR to pensioners

Chandigarh: Haryana government has decided to release three due installments of Dearness Relief (DR) of January 1, 2018, July 1, 2018, and January 1, 2019, to pensioners and family More...

AP govt announces 27 pc Interim Relief to employees

Amaravati:The Andhra Pradesh government Saturday announced payment of 27 per cent Interim Relief (IR) to its employees, pending the recommendations of the Pay Revision Commission. More...

CBI books NF Railway officers for Rs 100 cr advertisement scam during 2014-18

New Delhi: The CBI has booked a senior public relations officer of Northeast Frontier Railways for allegedly cheating the More...

Sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt’s wife claims husband victim of political vindictiveness, officials counter

New Delhi: The wife of sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, sentenced to life imprisonment in a 1990 custodial death More...

20 ACB officials from J-K to attend 10-day training programme at CBI academy

New Delhi: Twenty anti-corruption bureau officers from Jammu and Kashmir will attend a 10-day training programme...

Governor cannot dictate Assembly proceedings: Karnataka CM tells SC

Karnataka: Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy moved the Supreme Court Friday saying that Governor Vajubhai...

Karnataka CM urges Speaker to handle Governor’s directive

Bengaluru: Virtually ruling out proving his majority in the Assembly by the second deadline set by...

IFS officer Vivek Kumar appointed private secretary to PM Modi

New Delhi: Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer Vivek Kumar was appointed as private secretary to Prime Minister More...

Justice Sikri appointed as judge in Singapore International Commercial Court

Singapore: Former Supreme Court judge, Justice AK Sikri, has been appointed as an international judge of the Singapore International Commercial Court(SICC),..

Goa’s Cabinet reshuffle: 3 ‘Congress MLAs’ take oath as ministers in BJP government

Panaji (Goa): Four legislators, including three Congress defectors, on Saturday took oath as ministers in Chief Minister Pramod Sawant-led BJP government..

Pradeep Sharma has resigned, sources say

Thane: Senior inspector Pradeep Sharma, one of the famous `encounter specialists’ of Mumbai Police, has More...

Railway Ministry studying profiles of officials under anti-corruption drive: Piyush Goyal

London: The profiles of officials in the Railway Ministry are being studied as part of a wider anti-corruption drive to set..

Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Cabinet Minister

Chandigarh: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was sulking after being stripped off key portfolios in the Punjab cabinet reshuffle in..

CIC admonishes DoPT for ‘wrongly’ invoking exemption clause to deny info under RTI Act

New Delhi: The CIC has rebuked the Department of Personnel and Training, the nodal ministry for Right to Information Act, for..

Jharkhand CM revokes suspension order of Superintendent Engineer

New Delhi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das Monday revoked the suspension orders of Dhanbad Electricity distribution department’s Superintendent Engineer, an official..

Older adults with ‘prediabetes’ don’t develop diabetes

Older adults with slightly elevated blood sugar, sometimes called “prediabetes,” usually don’t develop full-blown diabetes, a Swedish study suggests. Researchers followed..