Walmart’s Flipkart eyes alcohol delivery foray with Indian startup, letters show

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Walmart’s e-commerce platform Flipkart has partnered with a startup backed by spirits giant Diageo to deliver alcohol in two Indian states, according More...

Income tax surveys to be conducted only by investigation wing, TDS directorate: CBDT

New Delhi, Aug 13 (PTI) The income tax surveys to collect information for scrutiny assessment will be undertaken only by the investigation wing and the tax deducted at source More...

Search and seizure, int’l tax cases out of faceless assessment ambit: CBDT

New Delhi, Aug 13 (PTI) All income tax cases picked up for scrutiny, except those relating to search and seizure as well as international tax charges, will be assessed under More...

Salary contribution by Uttarakhand MLAs to fight COVID-19 made mandatory

Dehradun, Aug 14 (PTI) The Uttarakhand government has brought an ordinance making it compulsory for all members of the state assembly to contribute 30 per cent of their salary More...

Punjab govt employees go on four-day pen-down strike

Chandigarh, Aug 11 (PTI) Punjab government employees in Chandigarh and Mohali went on a four-day pen-down strike against the state’s decision to reduce their mobile phone More...

C’garh: HC gives pre-arrest bail to two IAS officers

Bilaspur: The Chhattisgarh High Court on Friday granted anticipatory bail to IAS officers Anil Tuteja and Alok Shukla in More...

CBI arrests 2 EPFO officers receiving Rs 8 lakh bribe for settling PF contribution dues

New Delhi, Aug 14 (PTI) The CBI has arrested two officers of Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation while More...

West Bengal’s COVID-19 tally climbs to 1,10,358 with record 3,035 new cases

Kolkata, Aug 14 (PTI) West Bengal’s COVID-19 tally jumped to 1,10,358 on Friday with the highest...

Beginning of Ram temple construction a moment of pride: President address to nation on I-Day eve

New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI): The beginning of construction of temple at Shri Ram Janmabhoomi...

Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit tests negative for COVID-19

Chennai, Aug 14 (PTI) Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit, who was under treatment for COVID-19, on...

2016-batch IPS officer takes charge as Ghaziabad’s city SP

Ghaziabad, Aug 13 (PTI) Abhishek Verma, a 2016-batch IPS officer on Thursday took charge as Ghaziabad’s More...

Kamala Harris’ selection as VP resonates with Black women

DETROIT (AP) — China Cochran met Kamala Harris at a campaign event in Detroit last year and was swept away by..

Shah Faesal, who resigned from IAS, likely to rejoin administration service

Srinagar: Shah Faesal, who resigned from the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and floated the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM) last..

Three govt teachers with fake degrees dismissed from service in UP

Gorakhpur (UP), Aug 14 (PTI) Three government school teachers in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur were dismissed More...

BSNL to be privatised, says BJP MP Ananthkumar Hegde, calls staff ‘traitors’

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], August 11 (ANI): BJP MP Ananthkumar Hegde on Tuesday said Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) employees were “traitors”..

Central employees retiring during pandemic will get ‘provisional pension’

New Delhi, July 26 (PTI) Central government employees retiring during the COVID-19 pandemic will get provisional pension till their regular Pension..

Maharashtra, Delhi refuse to conduct final term exams; SC grants UGC time to respond

New Delhi [India], Aug 10 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday granted time to the University Grants Commission (UGC) to respond..

Guj: Five senior IAS officers promoted as additional CS

Ahmedabad: Five senior IAS officers were on Monday promoted from the rank of principal secretary to additional chief secretary by the..

Sr accountant of sub-treasury suspended for illegal withdrawal of Rs 2 cr from Collector’s account

Thiruvananthapuram: A senior accountant of the sub-treasury here has been suspended, pending enquiry, for allegedly illegally withdrawing around Rs two crore..