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...

7th Pay Commission: No hope to get pay rise

New Delhi: Finance Ministry officials said Friday the government was canceling the pay raises beyond the 7th Pay Commission’s recommendations for central government employees, More...

Maha to implement 7th Pay Commission’s recommendations from Jan 1

Mumbai: In a New Year gift, the Maharashtra government Thursday approved the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations, giving a salary hike to its over 20 lakh More...

Govt offices to be shut on Jan 14 in Puducherry

Puducherry: Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi Friday declared January 14 a holiday for government offices in view of Bhogi festival. Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi The More...

Central Trade Unions to go on 2-day nationwide strike from Tuesday

New Delhi: Central Trade Unions Monday said around 20 crore workers will go on a 2-day nationwide strike from Tuesday to protest against the government’s alleged anti-worker More...

ED summons IAS officer, SP MLC over UP illegal sand mining

New Delhi: Initiating fresh action, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued summons to four people, including IAS officer More...

CBI arrests SAI Director in graft case, sports body HQ raided

New Delhi: The CBI has arrested six people, including Sports Authority of India (SAI) director and three officials, More...

Tihar officials move application against order allowing Christian Michel to make calls for 15 mins

New Delhi: Tihar Jail officials on Friday moved an application in a Delhi court seeking review...

UP govt nod to quota for poor among upper castes

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government Friday approved 10 per cent reservation for economically backward among upper castes...

UP mining scam: ED summons former Hamirpur District Magistrate

New Delhi: In a fresh turn of developments, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday summoned former...

Justices Maheshwari, Khanna sworn in as Supreme Court judges

New Delhi: Justice Dinesh Maheshwari and Justice Sanjiv Khanna on Friday were sworn in as judges of the Supreme More...

Senior IPS officer Prabhat Singh appointed DG in NHRC

New Delhi: Senior IPS officer Prabhat Singh has been appointed as Director General (Investigation) in the National Human Rights Commission, a..

Sanjay Jain appointed as Additional Solicitor General

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday appointed senior advocate Sanjay Jain as the Additional Solicitor General in the Supreme..

Tihar Jail Dy Supdt gets compulsory retirement for misdemeanour

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Secretary Vijay Kumar Dev on Tuesday ordered compulsory retirement of a Deputy Superintendent More...

Congress seeks CVC K V Chowdary’s removal over CBI row

New Delhi: Amid a row over the removal of CBI director Alok Verma, Congress Sunday sought “immediate removal” of the chief..

Ashok Chawla quits as NSE chairman

New Delhi: The National Stock Exchange Friday said Ashok Chawla has resigned as chairman with immediate effect in light of recent..

Rajasthan villagers claim receiving condoms in reply to RTI query

Hanumangarh (Rajasthan): Two residents from Chhani Bari village of Bhadra Tehsil in the village have alleged of receiving condoms in reply..

MP school headmaster suspended over comments on CM

Jabalpur: The headmaster of a government school in Madhya Pradesh’s Jabalpur was suspended on Thursday after a video went viral on..

Fund battling AIDS, TB and malaria seeks $14 billion to invigorate fight

London: At least $14 billion is needed to accelerate the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria and quell stubborn epidemics that..