Employees’ union urges Centre to implement Lavasa Committee report

Jammu: A Jammu-based employees union on Sunday urged the Centre to implement the recommendations of the Ashok Lavasa Committee report ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha polls to benefit More...

7th Pay Commission: Minimum pay likely to be increased ahead of general elections

New Delhi: Central government will raise the minimum pay from current Rs 18,000, which was recommended by the 7th Pay Commission, National Joint Council of Action (NJCA) chief More...

Govt approves 7th pay commission recommendations for teachers of technical institutions

New Delhi: The Ministry of Human Resource Development Tuesday approved a proposal to extend the seventh pay commission recommendations to academic staff of government and aided More...

HRA for Haryana employees as per 7th Pay Commission

Chandigarh: The Haryana government Saturday said it will give house rent allowance to its employees as per the recommendations of the 7th Central Pay Commission. Haryana Chief More...

Haryana to release three due installments of DR to pensioners

Chandigarh: Haryana government has decided to release three due installments of Dearness Relief (DR) of January 1, 2018, July 1, 2018, and January 1, 2019, to pensioners and More...

CBI books NF Railway officers for Rs 100 cr advertisement scam during 2014-18

New Delhi: The CBI has booked a senior public relations officer of Northeast Frontier Railways for allegedly cheating the More...

Sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt’s wife claims husband victim of political vindictiveness, officials counter

New Delhi: The wife of sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, sentenced to life imprisonment in a 1990 custodial death More...

CAG flags irregularities in UP excise department

Lucknow: The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has detected several lapses resulting in losses worth Rs....

If we die, we shall die together, say residents of flood battered Bihar village

Darbhanga (Bihar): As floods continue to wreak havoc in residents of Dhadhiya village have shown exemplary...

IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

New Delhi: Heavy rainfall is likely at isolated places in north interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry...

IAS officer Ajay Bhadoo appointed Joint Secretary to President

Vadodara Municipal Commissioner Ajay Bhadoo

Vadodara Municipal Commissioner Ajay Bhadoo has been appointed as Joint Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind. New More...

IFS officer Vivek Kumar appointed private secretary to PM Modi

New Delhi: Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer Vivek Kumar was appointed as private secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday,..

Justice Sikri appointed as judge in Singapore International Commercial Court

Singapore: Former Supreme Court judge, Justice AK Sikri, has been appointed as an international judge of the Singapore International Commercial Court(SICC),..

Pradeep Sharma has resigned, sources say

Thane: Senior inspector Pradeep Sharma, one of the famous `encounter specialists’ of Mumbai Police, has More...

Railway Ministry studying profiles of officials under anti-corruption drive: Piyush Goyal

London: The profiles of officials in the Railway Ministry are being studied as part of a wider anti-corruption drive to set..

Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Cabinet Minister

Chandigarh: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was sulking after being stripped off key portfolios in the Punjab cabinet reshuffle in..

CIC admonishes DoPT for ‘wrongly’ invoking exemption clause to deny info under RTI Act

New Delhi: The CIC has rebuked the Department of Personnel and Training, the nodal ministry for Right to Information Act, for..

Jharkhand CM revokes suspension order of Superintendent Engineer

New Delhi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das Monday revoked the suspension orders of Dhanbad Electricity distribution department’s Superintendent Engineer, an official..

Older adults with ‘prediabetes’ don’t develop diabetes

Older adults with slightly elevated blood sugar, sometimes called “prediabetes,” usually don’t develop full-blown diabetes, a Swedish study suggests. Researchers followed..