7th Pay Commission: ‘Black Diwali’ for central govt employees

FM Arun Jaitley has done little to support the employees’ demand to hike pay.

New Delhi: Salaries and allowances of central government employees have seen hikes in 2016 and 2017 respectively but raising the minimum pay has remained static ever since the More...

7th Pay Commission: Pay to be hiked by fitment factor 3

Finance Minister Arun Jaitly is very much ready to issue the notification on  implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations shortly.

New Delhi: Finance Ministry on Wednesday encouraged a proposal to raise basic pay of central government employees beyond 7th pay commission. However, a Reuters poll found development More...

7th Pay Commission: Central employees to see 17 percent more pay hikes

The proposed salary hikes are expected to zip through FM Arun Jaitley, with a goal of getting the package to Cabinet by January.

New Delhi: A top official of the finance ministry today told The Sen Times on condition of anonymity that government plans for pay raises, settling on a proposal that would More...

UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Diwali bonanza for UP govt employees; 30-day bonus announced

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a 30-day Diwali bonus for eight lakh government employees, a move which will cost the exchequer Rs 967 crore. More...

Govt extends 7th Pay Commission benefits to teachers of central, state varsities

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet today cleared revised pay scales for nearly eight lakh teachers and academic staff of higher educational institutions following the implementation More...

CBI books Ground Water Board scientist for graft

CBI Director Alok Verma

New Delhi: The CBI has booked a scientist of the Central Ground Water Board and a technician of the Institute of Microbial More...

Sex with minor wife between 15-18 years is rape, says Supreme Court

Supreme Court judge, Justice Deepak Gupta

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, in a landmark judgement, today criminalised sex with a minor wife aged between 15 More...

Punjab and Haryana High Court today admitted the plea of Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh challenging the 10-year-long imprisonment sentence handed to him by CBI court in his rape conviction. Dera violence: A police personnel, Dera CA arrested for involvement in violence conspiracy

Chandigarh [India] Oct. 17 (ANI): One police personnel has been arrested for plotting Dera chief Gurmeet...

Maharashtra Transport Minister Diwakar Raote today said we cannot support Employees of Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) to fulfill their demands of salary hike. Cannot support state transport staff in their demand: Maharashtra

Mumbai: Maharashtra Transport Minister Diwakar Raote on Tuesday said we cannot support Employees of Maharashtra State...

MSRTC employees on strike; Diwali travel hit

Mumbai: Over one lakh employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) have gone on...

Rahul Bhatnagar is back with Sports Ministry as Secretary

Rahul Bhatnagar has today will take charge as Joint Secretary in the Sports Ministry.

New Delhi: Rahul Bhatnagar, a former Joint Secretary in the Sports Ministry, will take charge as its Secretary More...

Ajay Kumar Jha new expenditure secy; ayurveda expert in AYUSH

New Delhi: In a first, the government today appointed an ayurveda expert the secretary of the AYUSH department. In a major..

Govt appoints two new Railway Board members

New Delhi, Oct 11 (PTI) The government today appointed M K Gupta and D K Gayen as the two new members..

Govt wants Group A officers’ retirement age raised to 62

At 62-years-old, bureaucrats still have the ability and cleverness to to maintain good governance.

New Delhi:The central government is likely to back a call to raise the retirement age of Group A officers to More...

Govt invites applications for SAIL top post

New Delhi: Government headhunter PESB has invited applications for the post of chairman of the country’s largest steelmaker SAIL. “The Public..

First ever woman chief of SSB retires; Rajni Kant Mishra takes charge

New Delhi: Senior IPS officer Rajni Kant Mishra today took charge as Director General of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), succeeding Archana..
Information Commission Sridhar Acharyulu

CIC orders inquiry in note exchange at post office

New Delhi: The CIC has directed a probe into the exchange of demonetised currency at a post office in Palam here..
"Police constable Ramesh Shinde was suspended yesterday," SP Ahmednagar Ranjan kumar Sharma told PTI.

Police constable suspended for criticising PM Modi in WhatsApp: Police

Ahmednagar: A police constable was suspended for allegedly criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a WhatsApp post, police said today. Ramesh..
People who receive education beyond school outlive those who do not.

Education can help you live longer

Washington: Did you know! People who study for longer and are open to new experiences might expect to live longer? A..
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