7th Pay Commission: Dreaming about pay hike? 2.8 fitment factor is what you will get

New Delhi: If you are looking to pay hike, there’s something really important that you need to know. Pay hike may be declared ahead of the general elections, paving the way More...

7th Pay Commission: Centre to raise minimum pay to Rs 20,000

New Delhi: Central government plans to raise the minimum pay to Rs 20,000 per month for its employees ahead of the general elections due by May 2019, a top official of the finance More...

7th Pay Commission: Over 4.5 lakh Maha govt employees threaten strike from Aug 7

Mumbai: Over four and half lakh government employees, including 1.5 lakh gazetted Group A and B officers, will go on a three-day strike from August 7 to protest against the More...

Centre again changes Bakrid holiday to Aug 22

New Delhi: The Centre today changed the date of Bakrid holiday again to Wednesday from Thursday for its offices in Delhi. Bakrid, one of the most celebrated festivals among Muslims. On More...

Bakrid holiday for central govt offices in Delhi on Aug 23

Bakrid, one of the most celebrated festivals among Muslims. New Delhi: Central government offices in Delhi will remain closed next Thursday instead of Wednesday due to Eid al-Adha More...

PNB Fraud: CBI court grants bail to ex-MD of bank

Mumbai: A special CBI court here granted bail today to Usha Ananthasubramanian, former managing director and CEO of Allahabad More...

Air India chief summoned over delay in probe into sexual harassment case

New Delhi: The Women and Child Development Ministry has summoned Air India chief Pradeep Singh Kharola next week More...

C’garh horticulture dept official booked for sexual harassment

Raigarh : A senior official of the horticulture department in Chhattisgarh’s Raigarh district was booked today...

Kerala floods: Govt exempts relief goods from GST, customs duty till Dec 31

New Delhi: The finance ministry has decided to exempt goods imported or supplied for flood relief...

HC allows AAP MLAs to move EC to summon witness in Office of Profit case

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today allowed 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislators, facing allegations...

Cricket hero Imran Khan sworn in as Pakistan PM

Islamabad: Pakistan’s new Prime Minister Imran Khan was sworn in at a ceremony in Islamabad on Saturday, More...

Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as new prime minister

Islamabad: Lawmakers in Pakistan’s lower house of parliament elected former cricket legend Imran Khan as the country’s new prime minister on..

Anandiben Patel to take oath as Chhattisgarh Guv tomorrow

Raipur: Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel will take additional charge of Chhattisgarh following the death of Governor Balramji Dass Tandon today,..

Centre decides to retire MP cadre IPS officer

Bhopal: The Centre, acting on the recommendation of the Madhya Pradesh government, has decided to prematurely More...

AAP leader Ashutosh resigns from party

New Delhi: AAP leader Ashutosh today resigned from the party citing a “very very” personal reason.   “Every journey has an..

PNB scam: Former MD dismissed from service

New Delh: The government on Monday dismissed Usha Ananthasubramanian, former managing director of scam-hit Punjab National Bank and Allahabad Bank, from..

NRIs cannot file RTI applications: Govt

New Delhi: Non-Resident Indians cannot file RTI applications to seek governance-related information from the central government departments, the Lok Sabha was..

Six govt officials suspended over Muzaffarpur sex scandal

Patna: Six officials of Bihar’s social welfare department, which has drawn flak after the sexual abuse of girls at a state-funded..

Social media addiction can harm your bones, joints

New Delhi: Use of social media across the globe has grown by leaps and bounds in preceding years. Almost a quarter..