Tripura govt employees to get 7th pay panel salaries from October 1

Agartala: The government employees in Tripura are set for a for a pay hike according to 7th pay panel salaries from October 1 this year. The recommendations were submitted to the More...

7th Pay Commission: Centre to raise minimum pay to Rs 20,000 ahead of 2019 elections

New Delhi: Central government will raise the minimum pay to Rs 20,000 from current Rs 18,000, which was recommended by the 7th Pay Commission, the finance ministry officials More...

7th Pay Commission: Finance Ministry puts pay hike proposal on hold

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry has put on hold a proposal to increase pay for 10 million central government employees and pensioners beyond the recommendations of 7th Commission More...

Govt hikes GPF interest rate to 8% for Oct-Dec quarter

New Delhi: The government has increased the rate of interest for General Provident Fund (GPF) and other related schemes by 0.4 percentage points to 8 per cent for the October-December More...

Leaves, holidays of Odisha officials cancelled after cyclone Titli

Bhubaneshwar: The Odisha government has cancelled all leaves and government holiday of all the officers in the Secretariat and Heads of Departments in view of the relief efforts More...

Delhi court frames molestation charges against R K Pachauri

New Delhi: A Delhi court Saturday framed molestation charges against former TERI chief R K Pachauri in a case of alleged More...

Protesters prevent females ages 10-50 from entering Sabarimala temple

New Delhi: Sabarimala temple in southern India that is one of the world’s largest Hindu pilgrimage centers opened More...

FinMin extends deadline for filing Sept GST returns to Oct 25

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry Sunday extended the deadline for filing summary sales return GSTR-3B for the...

PM announces national award in Netaji’s name for disaster relief workers

New Delhi: A national award in the name of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose will be given every...

UP Guv approves renaming of Allahabad as Prayagraj

Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh): Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Ram Naik on Saturday approved the renaming of Allahabad...

A K Rath assumes charge as Bhial Steel Plant CEO

New Delhi: Arun Kumar Rath, CEO of SAIL’s Durgapur Steel Plant, Thursday took charge as the new CEO of More...

DU Professor Bidyut Chakraborty appointed Visva-Bharati VC

New Delhi: The HRD Ministry has appointed Delhi University professor Bidyut Chakraborty as the vice chancellor of Visva-Bharati, official sources said..

D Prasanth Kumar Reddy appointed PS to Vice President

New Delhi: Bureaucrat D Prasanth Kumar Reddy has been appointed as private secretary (PS) to Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, according to..

#MeToo allegations: Anu Malik quits Indian Idol

Mumbai: Music composer Anu Malik Sunday said he is taking a break from singing reality show “Indian Idol” More...

Additional Solicitor General Maninder Singh resigns

New Delhi: Senior advocate Maninder Singh resigned from his post of Additional Solicitor General on October 10, official sources said Friday...

Centre to raise retirement age to 62 years, if BJP wins MP

New Delhi: According to finance ministry sources, BJP’s “morale will be so high” if it wins the Madhya Pradesh polls, that..

Disclose corruption complaints against serving ministers: CIC to PMO

New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has directed the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to disclose complaints of corruption received against Union..

Two Railways officials suspended in New Farakka Express derailment case

New Delhi: The Indian Railways on Thursday suspended two officials a day after New Farakka express derailed, senior officials said. They..

Eating walnuts to keep lifestyle diseases at bay

San Francisco: Walnuts can help in keeping many lifestyle diseases at bay, including obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular problems which are on..