7th Pay Commission: Pay hike likely to be announced ahead of general elections

New Delhi: The central BJP government is likely to announce a pre-election pay bonanza for 10 million government employees and pensioners. The announcement of pay hike will be More...

7th Pay Commission: Govt near to announce pay hike despite Jaitley’s ailment

New Delhi: Pay hike of central government employees is close to announce despite Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s ailment, who is under treatment for for a kidney ailment More...

7th Pay Commission: After DA, employees now in wait for pay hike

New Delhi: The central government on March 15 increased Dearness Allowance (DA) to 7 per cent from 5 per cent effective from 1 January, 2018, benefiting 48 lakh central government More...

Odisha announces hike in DA for employees

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today announced a hike in the dearness allowance (DA) for its employees to 7 percent, from 5 percent, with retrospective effect from January More...

Cash crunch: Now bank unions threaten agitation

Vadodara: Claiming that bank staff is facing public anger due to cash crunch at banks and ATMs, the All-India Banks Employees Association (AIBEA) today threatened to launch an More...

Kathua rape-murder: Cop, SPO arrested by SIT move J-K HC

Jammu: A policeman and a SPO arrested in connection with the Kathua rape and murder case have moved the Jammu and Kashmir More...

Income tax inspector held for killing wife, burrying body

Jaipur: An income tax inspector posted in Vadodara has been arrested for and burying her body over his affair with More...

Raje directs officials to make medical diaries of pensioners online in a month

Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today directed officials to make medical diaries of pensioners online...

Railways receives 2.3 crore applications for 90,000 advertised jobs

New Delhi: The Indian Railways has received more than 2.3 crore applications for nearly 90,000 jobs...

FinMin to move to cash basis accounting for GST collection

New Delhi: In a bid to bridge the lag in actual revenue accrual, the Finance Ministry...

Ex-foreign secy Jaishankar appointed as Tata Group global corp affairs head

New Delhi: Tata Sons today announced the appointment of former Indian foreign secretary S Jaishankar as Tata More...

Kathua rape and murder case: Shridhar Patil takes over as new Kathua SP

Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir) : Kathua Superintendent of Police (SP) Suleman Choudhary has been replaced with Shridhar Patil. The development comes..

Coal add’l secy Suresh Kumar likely to be acting chairman of Coal India

New Delhi: Senior bureaucrat Suresh Kumar is likely to be the new acting chairman and managing director of the world’s largest..

Former FM Yashwant Sinha quits BJP and takes ‘sanyas’

New Delhi: Bhartiya Janata senior Party leader and former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha on Saturday More...

Judge who delivered Mecca Masjid blast verdict resigns

New Delhi: Few hours after the verdict in the Mecca Masjid blast case was pronounced, the judge who delivered the same..

Govt mulls raising retirement age to 62 yrs

New Delhi: After Madhya Pradesh government on Friday raised the retirement age of state government employees to 62 years, the Central..

U’khand CM spent Rs. 68.5 lakhs on refreshment

Dehradun: An RTI query has revealed that Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has spent a hefty amount on refreshments and..

Bihar govt suspends Muz SSP after raid in DA case

Patna: The Bihar government today suspended Muzaffarpur Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Vivek Kumar after the Special Vigilance Unit’s raided his..

Drinking linked to worse pre-menstrual syndrome

Washington: Women who are heavy drinkers are at increased risk of pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS), new research shows. According to a pooled..