SC directs Centre to grant permanent commission to women officers in Army within 3 months

New Delhi: In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court on Monday directed the Centre to grant permanent commission to all women officers in the Army within three months, terming the government’s argument of physiological limitations and social norms for denying them command posts as “disturbing”. Representative image The court said women More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 15th, 2020

Mallikarjun Kharge targets States for not giving quota to SCs/STs in promotion

Mumbai: Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Saturday expressed displeasure over the state governments for not giving reservation in promotion to Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs) in government More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Govt to propose mandatory mid-career training for highway engineers for promotion, says Gadkari

New Delhi: Mandatory mid-career training is being proposed for highway engineers for promotion to higher levels, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Tuesday. “Mid-career training should be mandatory for promotion More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, January 10th, 2020

Odisha govt to hold “promotion adalats” for its employees

Bhubaneswar: As a part of its 5T initiative, Odisha government has decided to set up an administrative framework to bring more transparency and expedite the promotion process of government employees in the state More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, December 29th, 2019

75 IAS officers to get promotion in UP

Lucknow: 75 IAS officers in Uttar Pradesh will get promotion to higher ranks. Lucknow Commissioner Mukesh Meshram will be promoted as Principal Secretary. The state government has made a DPC for the promotion of More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, December 23rd, 2019

27 IAS, 16 IPS officers get promotion in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: As many as 27 IAS officers and 16 IPS officers in Odisha have been promoted to higher ranks, the state government announced on Saturday, adding that four among the 27 IAS officers have been promoted More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, November 16th, 2019

Amend Constitution for OBC quota in promotions: PMK to Centre

Chennai: The Pattali Makkal Katchi on Saturday urged the Centre to come forward to amend the Constitution to ensure promotions for Other Backward Classes in government service. “The basis of social justice More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Tamil Nadu govt doctors continue strike, patient services affected

Chennai: Government doctors affiliated to the Federation of Government Doctors Association continued their indefinite strike across Tamil Nadu for the second day on Saturday, affecting both inpatient and outpatient More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

J-K chief secy B V R Subrahmanyam among 26 IAS officers empanelled in rank of Secretary at Centre

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam is among 26 IAS officers empanelled in the rank of secretary in the Central government, while 15 others were given rank equivalent to secretary, an More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Top Income Tax official who made sensational allegations against CBDT chairman gets promoted

New Delhi: A top Income Tax official, who reportedly made an unprecedented attack on CBDT Chairman alleging victimization, has been promoted to the apex grade equivalent to Special Secretary, according to an official More...