Services to be impacted on May 30-31 if bank unions go on strike: SBI

New Delhi: The country’s largest lender SBI today said its services may be impacted on May 30-31 if the proposed strike by various bank employees’ unions take place. SBI chairman Rajnish Kumar The bank unions have been pressing for various demands, including wage revision in the wake of the proposal for a 2 per cent hike in salary. State More...

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By Manish Sen On Monday, May 21st, 2018

JJ Hospital row: State govt to fulfill doctors’ demands

Mumbai: Maharashtra Medical Education Minister Girish Mahajan has agreed to fulfill the demands put forth by the protesting resident doctors, and also appealed to them to call off their strike. Maharashtra Medical More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Former UP CMs busy house-hunting, shifting after Supreme Court orders

Lucknow Former chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh are on the move, busy house-hunting or shifting, after being asked to vacate their government accommodation following Supreme Court orders. Mulayam Singh Yadav had More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 18th, 2018

Notice issued to to 6 former CMs to vacate official bungalows

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath government on Thursday issued notices to six former state chief ministers to vacate official bungalows in compliance with the Supreme Court orders. Notice was More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Police personnel shouldn’t work for more than 8 hrs at a stretch: High Court

Nainital: The Uttarakhand High Court today said police personnel must not work for more than eight hours at a stretch and those doing arduous duties should be paid extra salary, besides listing out various measures More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 11th, 2018

Swamy pitches for abolition of income tax

Hyderabad: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy today pitched for abolition of Income Tax to ease the burden on the middle class and promote higher economic growth in the country. Subramanian Swamy He said it is essentially More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

TN govt employees march for old pension thwarted, 7,500 protesters detained

Chennai: The proposed march to the Secretariat by government employees to press for their demands, including implementation of the ‘old pension scheme’,was today foiled by police who detained 7,500 protesters, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

J-K clerical staff suspend strike after govt assurance on removal of pay anomalies

Jammu: Workers in clerical cadre of different government departments in Jammu and Kashmir today announced suspension of their three-week-long strike hoping the state government would shortly address their long-pending More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, May 7th, 2018

Supreme Court rules no govt bungalows for former UP CMs

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday quashed the law passed by the Uttar Pradesh government granting permanent residential accommodation to former chief ministers of the state. The law of govt bungalows was passed More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Bank employees’ unions reject 2 percent salary hike, threaten strike

New Delhi: Bank employees’ unions have rejected the 2 per cent salary hike offer made by Indian Banks Association (IBA) and threatened to go on strike to press their demand. IBA’s offer of 2 percent More...