Tag archive for ‘Government’
By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Shortage of nearly 1,500 IAS officers in country: Government

NEW DELHI: There is a shortage of nearly 1,500 IAS officers in the country, the government said on Wednesday. Officers in position as on January 1, 2017, is 5,004 against the total authorised strength of 6,500 — More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

7th Pay Commission: Govt vows to hike pay from April, sources say

New Delhi: The salaries of central government employees will be raised beyond the suggestion of the 7th Pay Commission from April 1, according to sources familiar with the pay hike process. FM Arun Jaitley asked More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

Modi govt plans to abolish posts which are vacant for 5 years

New Delhi: The Modi government is planning to abolish all posts which are vacant for more than five years and has directed all ministries and department to submit a comprehensive report on it. Prime Minister Narendra More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

UP govt removes Haj Committee secy after saffron paint row

Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath government today removed R P Singh from the post of Uttar Pradesh Haj Committee secretary following the controversy over the saffron paint on Haj office boundary wall. Yogi Adityanath More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, January 15th, 2018

Faridabad Police Commissioner transferred

Chandigarh: Barely days after a 23-year-old woman was allegedly abducted and gang raped on Saturday in a moving car in Old Faridabad, the Haryana government today transferred the Police Commissioner of Faridabad.Faridabad More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Private school fee regulation law constitutionally valid: HC

Ahmedabad: In a relief to parents of children studying in private schools, the Gujarat High Court today said the state government’s law to regulate fees was constitutionally valid. Chief Justice of Gujarat More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Centre willing to extend linking of Aadhaar till March 31

New Delhi: The Union Government on Thursday informed the Supreme Court that it was willing to extend the deadline fixed for compulsory linking of Aadhaar card till March 31, 2018 for availing various services and More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Govt sets up panel to review income tax laws

New Delhi: The government today constituted a task force for redrafting the 50-year old income tax law in sync with the economic needs of the country. Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian will be a permanent More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Govt will appoint highest number of HC judges this year: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Bhubaneswar: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Sunday that the government was in the process of appointing highest number of high court judges in a single year, breaking the 30-year-old record of 126. Law More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

SC refuses to stay Raj govt bill on OBC reservation

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has refused to stay the Rajasthan government bill on reservation for the Other Backward Castes but said the authorities should ensure no decision was taken that could result in crossing More...