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...

BSNL clears February salaries of employees: CMD

New Delhi: State-run telecom firm BSNL said Friday the pending February salaries of its 1.76 lakh employees have been cleared. “We have disbursed salary of all employees More...

BSNL to clear Feb salary of employees by Friday: CMD

New Delhi: Public sector telecom firm BSNL will clear salaries of all employees for February month by Friday, its Chairman and Managing Director Anupam Shrivastava said Thursday.  More...

Brazil’s ex-president Michel Temer arrested in ‘Car Wash’ probe

Rio de Janeiro: Brazil’s ex-president Michel Temer was arrested Thursday, an official said, as part of a sprawling More...

Mayawati’s ex-Secy, Retd IAS officer Netram’s Rs 225 crore properties attached in DA case

New Delhi: The Income Tax Department has attached assets worth Rs 225 crore of retired IAS officer Netram, a former More...

PNB Scam: Mehul Choksi moves application in PMLA Court, citing heart and other ailments

Mumbai: Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi on Friday moved a new application in the Prevention of Money...

BJP releases first list of 184 LS candidates; Modi to contest from Varanasi, Shah from Gandhinagar

New Delhi:The BJP Thursday fielded Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi constituency and its president Amit...

Biju Janata Dal MP’s son Rishabh Nanda joins BJP

Bhubaneswar): Rishabh Nanda, son of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Rajya Sabha MP Prashanta Nanda joined the...

79 Expenditure Observers appointed for Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: The Election Commission has deployed 79 expenditure observers for the April 18 Lok Sabha polls in Tamil More...

Former Supreme Court Judge P C Ghose appointed India’s first Lokpal

New Delhi: Former Supreme Court judge Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose was Tuesday appointed as the country’s first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman, according..

ADGP Dhoke appointed nodal officer for elections in Punjab

Chandigarh: Additional Director General of Police R N Dhoke has been given charge of the nodal officer in Punjab for the..

Govt to soon start selection process for new PFRDA chairman

New Delhi: The government will soon start selection process for a new chairman of pension fund regulator PFRDA More...

Shotgun to be dropped, Ravi Shankar Prasad to get BJP ticket from Patna Saheb

New Delhi: The BJP is set to drop sitting MP from Patna Sahib Shatrughan Sinha and he is likely to be..

Extramarital affair no ground for action against govt employees: Raj High Court

Jaipur: The Rajasthan High Court has ruled that the state government cannot begin departmental proceedings against any government employee for being..

Number of sanctions sought to prosecute IPS officers cannot be revealed: Home Ministry

New Delhi: The Home Ministry has refused to disclose the number of sanctions sought from it to prosecute IPS officers since..

Lucknow: 2 cops suspended for illegally raiding businessman’s house

Lucknow: At least two sub-inspectors have been suspended after they illegally raided the house of a coal trader and took away..

Stroke risk drops in older adults medicare enrolees

Washington : A new study has found that stroke risk drops in older adults who have enrolled themselves in medicare. The..