Urjit Patel Steps Down as RBI Governor

New Delhi: RBI Governor Urjit Patel, who had a run in with the government over autonomy of the central bank, Monday resigned from his post. RBI Governor Urjit Patel stepped down from his position with immediate effect, citing “personal reasons”. In a brief statement, Patel said he has decided to step down with immediate effect. He, however, did More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Monday, December 10th, 2018

Upendra Kushwaha resigns as Union minister

New Delhi: RLSP president Upendra Kushwaha resigned from the Union council of ministers and walked out of the BJP-led NDA on Monday, a day before Parliament’s Winter Session begins. Union minister of state More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, December 10th, 2018

NPS to be reviewed for old pension scheme

New Delhi: A top official of the finance ministry told The Sen Times on condition of anonymity that the Centre has a plan to revive old pension scheme and the National Pension Scheme (NPS), 2004 would be reviewed, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

UP BJP MP Savitribai Phule resigns from party

Lucknow: BJP MP Savitribai Phule resigned from the party on Thursday, saying it is dividing society. Savitribai Phule, BJP MP from Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh resigned from the party. The MP from Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

Mamata ‘loyalist’ quits as Kolkata mayor, 2 days after leaving cabinet

Kolkata: Senior Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sovan Chatterjee resigned from the post of Kolkata mayor on Thursday as directed by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The distance between Mamata Banerjee and Sovan More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, November 17th, 2018

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 More...

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...