7th Pay Commission: UP cabinet gives nod for fixed travel allowance

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday decided to give fixed travel allowance to its employees, according to the recommendations made by 7th State Pay Commission 2016. Uttar More...

Delhi High Court dismisses PIL seeking 7th Pay Commission implementation in pvt unaided schools

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court dismissed on Wednesday a PIL seeking implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations in private unaided schools of the national capital, More...

Bengal to implement 7th Pay Commission for teachers of colleges: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: The West Bengal government will implement the revised UGC pay scale for teachers in institutes of higher learning from January 1, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced More...

No salary cut for doctors, healthcare workers: Centre assures SC

New Delhi: Centre today assured the Supreme Court that there will be no salary cut for government hospital doctors and other healthcare workers. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta A More...

After 30 per cent salary cut, MPs to lose another Rs 27,000 pm in allowances

New Delhi: Members of Parliament (MPs) will now also have to forfeit a total of Rs 27,000 per month from their constituency allowance and office allowance, according to government More...

UP Tehsildar alleges assault by BJP MP

Tehsildar Sadar Arvind Kumar Kannauj (Uttar Pradesh): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subrat Pathak has been accused of assaulting More...

Lalu Prasad may walk out of jail as coronavirus surges

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad, who is serving a seven-year sentence in a Ranchi jail in More...

COVID-19: FinMin imposes expenditure restrictions on non-essential heads

New Delhi: The finance ministry on Wednesday imposed spending restrictions on various ministries and departments in...

Centre declares holiday on B R Ambedkar’s birthday

New Delhi: The Centre has today declared a holiday on Tuesday on account of Dr B...

WHO denies being ‘China-centric’ after Trump comment

Geneva: World Health Organization officials on Wednesday denied that the body was “China-centric” and said that...

Anurag Srivastava takes charge as MEA spokesperson

New Delhi: Senior diplomat Anurag Srivastava on Monday took charge as the spokesperson of the Ministry of External More...

Renu Swarup gets one-year extension as Biotechnology Secretary

New Delhi: Renu Swarup was on Wednesday given one-year extension as Biotechnology Secretary, according to a Personnel Ministry order. The move..

Nageswara Rao joins Bank of Maharashtra as Executive Director

Mumbai: State-owned Bank of Maharashtra on Tuesday said Y Nageswara Rao has joined as its executive director. Rao was officer on..

Grisham out as White House press secretary, will head first lady’s staff

Washington: White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham is leaving her post after never holding a single formal More...

Bipin Rawat hails veteran for donating 2-month pension to PM-CARES Fund

New Delhi: Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat on Sunday hailed a veteran soldier who has donated his two..

COVID-19: Gujarat health staff’s retirement deferred by 2 months

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Health Minister Nitin Patel on Wednesday said retirement of employees of the health and family welfare department will be..

Cash-strapped Air India has dues of over Rs 822 crore towards VVIP charter flights: RTI

New Delhi: Cash-strapped Air India, which is being disinvested by the government, has outstanding dues of over Rs 822 crore towards..

3 govt employees to face suspension for misusing curfew passes

Doda (Jammu and Kashmir): Curfew passes of three government employees in Doda district have been cancelled for alleged misuse amid the..

Do men fare worse with coronavirus?

London: Death and infection tolls from coronavirus pandemic spreading around the world point to men being more likely than women to..