Govt to review new Income Tax Return form related to bank accounts, foreign trips

Revenue Secretary Shaktikanta Das

New Delhi: Government today announced that new Income Tax Return (ITR) Forms that require disclosure of details regarding bank accounts and foreign trips undertaken by an individual More...

PM Modi returns home after three-nation tour

PM Narendra Modi addressing at the official dinner hosted by the Canada, PM Stephen Harper, at Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel, Canada on April 16, 2015.

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to the Capital early this morning after a three- nation tour of France, Germany and Canada during which a number of key agreements More...

Now, no need to post paper acknowledgement of filing I-T returns online

CBDT Chairperson Anita Kapur

New Delhi: In a step aimed at easing taxpayer grievances, CBDT today announced that assessees filing I-T returns online will no longer have to send the paper acknowledgement More...

‘Slumdog Millionaire’ author, IFS officer, Vikas Swarup today assumed charge as Spokesperson in the External Affairs Ministry. Photo : AFP

‘Slumdog Millionaire’ author Vikas Swarup takes over as spokesperson in External Affairs Ministry

New Delhi: Senior diplomat Vikas Swarup, whose debut novel was made into the Oscar-winning movie “Slumdog Millionaire”, today assumed charge as Spokesperson in the More...

CBI SP Vivek Priyadarshi appointed as head to probe the IPL-6 spot -fixing scandal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday allowed the plea to appoint CBI SP Vivek Priyadarshi to head a new investigating team to further probe the IPL-6 spot-fixing scandal.CBI More...

Central excise Deputy Commissioner gets 3 years’ jail in DA case

CBI Director Anil Kumar Sinha

Chennai: A special CBI court today has sentenced three years rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs 50,000 to a Deputy Commissioner More...

Corporate Espionage: Delhi Police file charge sheet against 13 accused

Minister of State for Petroleum Dharmendra Pradhan

New Delhi: Delhi Police today filed charge sheet against 13 persons arrested in connection with the corporate espionage More...

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley (Centre) Finmin notifies hike in transport allowance exemption doubled to Rs 1,600 per month

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry has notified the hike in transport allowance exemption to Rs 1,600...

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao T’gana govt to give ‘special increment’ to RTC employees

Hyderabad: Telangana government today decided to offer a ‘special increment’ to all the employees of the...

CPI(M) MLA, M Y Tarigami CPI(M) demand release of pending salaries for JK employees

Jammu: The CPI (M) today demanded that the pending salaries of the daily wage workerscas and...

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..

Race hots up for new Petroleum Secretary, Saurabh Chandra to retire in this month

Petroleum Secretary Saurabh Chandra  is retiring in this month.

New Delhi: The race for the next Petroleum Secretary is hotting up as Petroleum Secretary Saurabh Chandra is More...

Goa Guv accepts convicted minister Pacheco’s resignation, who slapped govt servant

Panaji, Apr 4 (PTI) Goa Governor Mridula Sinha today accepted the resignation of convicted minister Francisco Pacheco, a day after he..

UP Agriculture Production Commissioner V N Garg retires

Lucknow: Senior IAS officer V N Garg, Uttar Pradesh Agriculture Production Commissioner, retired on Tuesday. Garg, a 1980 batch offier, quietly..
Home Secretary L C Goyal

Govt sets up bureaucratic committee to examine Official Secrets Act, RTI Act

New Delhi: Government today constituted a three-member bureaucraticcommittee to go into implications of the Official Secrets Act and the RTI Act..
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..
A new study shows that eating out can lead to higher blood pressure.

Dining out tied to high blood pressure: Study proves

Singapore: People who dine out frequently are more likely to develop high blood pressure, a new study on young adults has..