7th Pay Commission: PM likely to announce pay hike, raising retirement age on Independence Day

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to announce pay hike and retirement age to 62 years of central government employees on the Independence Day, 15 August 2018 in More...

7th Pay Commission: PM Modi likely to promise pay hike ahead of general elections

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to promise salary hike to central government employees, a key vote bank for the ruling BJP in a looming general election 2019. Prime More...

7th Pay Commission: How Karnataka election could affect central employees

New Delhi: The Karnataka assembly elections result may be taking place whole India, but the vote could have huge ramifications for central government employees. When central More...

Maha Transport contract employees who took part in strike sacked

The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has sacked 1,010 contractual employees for taking part in a strike earlier this month. MSRTC has sacked 1,010 contractual More...

Bengal govt staff get 18% hike in DA

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today announced an additional 18 per cent dearness allowance (DA) to the state government employees from January next. West More...

Missing UP Police constable found dead in drain; probe on

Shahjahanpur: The body of a police constable was found in a drain in Shahjahanpur in Uttar Pradesh today, a day after he More...

DRI serves arrest warrant to Nirav Modi via email

New Delhi: Revenue intelligence agency DRI has served an arrest warrant via email to absconding diamantaire Nirav More...

Top IAS officers to be appraised on their ‘attitude towards weaker sections’

New Delhi: Top IAS officers at the level of secretary and additional secretary will soon be...

WhatsApp to offer 24-hr customer support for payments services in India

New Delhi: WhatsApp is working on setting up a 24-hour customer support for users of its...

War, wine and wonders: hopefuls vie for place on UNESCO heritage list

Manama: Inuit hunting grounds, World War I cemeteries, Art Deco heritage in Mumbai and Italy’s wine-producing...

Sanjeev Verma assumes charge as Divisional Commissioner of Jammu region

Sanjeev Verma today took charge as Divisional Commissioner of Jammu region. Jammu: Sanjeev Verma, a 2001-batch More...

BVR Subrahmanyam takes over as Chief Secretary of J-K

Srinagar: Chhattisgarh-cadre IAS officer, BVR Subrahmanyam took charge as Chief Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. Subrahmanyam assumed charges from..

Maha Advocate General gets Minister Of State rank

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has accorded Minister Of State (MoS) status to Advocate General Ashutosh Kumbhakoni. In a Government Resolution (GR)..

Justice Chelameswar to retire today

New Delhi: Senior Supreme Court judge, Justice Jasti Chelameswar will demit office on Friday. Justice Jasti More...

13 arrested Assam Civil Services officers dismissed from service in cash-for-job scam

Guhawati: Assam government has dismissed 13 arrested state civil services officers for their alleged involvement in the Assam Public Service Commission..

Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian quits

New Delhi: (Reuters) – India’s Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian said on Wednesday he was quitting his post to return to..

Rs 5 crore police protection dues pending against 38 people: RTI

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government is yet to recover dues amounting to Rs 5.11 crore from 38 people to whom police protection..

18 govt employees suspended for unauthorised absence in J&K

Jammu: As many as 18 government employees were placed under suspension for unauthorised absence from duty in Doda district of Jammu..

Genetic factors associated with heart disease despite healthy lifestyle

New Delhi: Heart disease is a common condition in India and is one of the leading causes of deaths in the..