Top bureaucrat Adhia to demit office after 4 eventful years in finance ministry

New Delhi: Having played a key role in the rollout of the historic Goods and Services Tax (GST), Finance Secretary — top bureaucrat in the finance ministry — Hasmukh Adhia would be retiring on November 30, 2018. Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia will demit office on November 30 after serving the finance ministry for four long years. Adhia More...

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By Manisha Sen On Saturday, November 17th, 2018

Finance Secretary Adhia to retire on Nov 30; Jaitley praises his contribution

New Delhi: Showering praise on Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, who retires on November 30, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said he was a no-nonsense civil servant who performed his job with professionalism.Finance More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, November 12th, 2018

Rajasthan Minister resigns from BJP after party denies him ticket

Jaipur: A Rajasthan Minister today resigned from the primary membership of the of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after the party denied to give name tiket for the upcoming Assembly elections. Rajasthan Minister More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, November 5th, 2018

175 police constables sacked, 23 suspended, 93 transferred in Bihar police violence case

Patna: As many as 175 police constables, many of them women, were dismissed from service Sunday for indulging in large-scale vandalism and violence here Friday, following the death of a female colleague, a top police More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

RBI Governor may resign

Mumbai/Bengaluru: Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel may consider resigning from his post given a breakdown in relations with the government, TV channels reported on Wednesday, sparking a sell-off in the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, October 21st, 2018

#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” following various sexual harassment allegations against him. Anu Malik has quit Indian Idol 10 More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, October 19th, 2018

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. Additional Solicitor General Maninder Singh resigned on October 10, 2018. Incidentally, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

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 its government at the Centre will “raise retirement age to 62 years” for the all More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Supreme Court comes to rescue of a schedule caste man, terminated twice by UP govt

New Delhi: In a rare instance, the Supreme Court has come to the rescue of a man belonging to the Scheduled Caste category whose services were terminated twice by the Uttar Pradesh government owing to a dispute More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Ahead of MP polls, locals oppose caste-based reservation

Bhopal: Ahead of assembly elections in the Madhya Pradesh, residents in Bhopal have registered protest against caste-based reservation by putting up posters outside their houses asking political parties to not seek More...