Tripura govt employees to get 7th pay panel salaries from October 1

Agartala: The government employees in Tripura are set for a for a pay hike according to 7th pay panel salaries from October 1 this year. The recommendations were submitted to the More...

7th Pay Commission: Centre to raise minimum pay to Rs 20,000 ahead of 2019 elections

New Delhi: Central government will raise the minimum pay to Rs 20,000 from current Rs 18,000, which was recommended by the 7th Pay Commission, the finance ministry officials More...

7th Pay Commission: Finance Ministry puts pay hike proposal on hold

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry has put on hold a proposal to increase pay for 10 million central government employees and pensioners beyond the recommendations of 7th Commission More...

Leaves, holidays of Odisha officials cancelled after cyclone Titli

Bhubaneshwar: The Odisha government has cancelled all leaves and government holiday of all the officers in the Secretariat and Heads of Departments in view of the relief efforts More...

Railway Board notifies bonus Rs 17,951 for its employees

New Delhi: Ahead of the festive season,, the Railway Board notified productivity-linked bonus (PLB) up to Rs 17,951, equivalent to 78 days’ wages for the financial year More...

M J Akbar #MeToo row: BSP says anti-women face of BJP govt exposed

Lucknow: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Monday criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Central Government for not demanding More...

M J Akbar files defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani over #MeToo charges

New Delhi: Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs, M J Akbar on Monday filed a defamation case in Delhi’s More...

India ranks 103 on global hunger index

New Delhi: India has been ranked at the 103rd position among 119 countries on the Global...

Beer lovers face price spikes, shortages as climate changes: study

Washington: Climate change will brew trouble for beer lovers in coming decades as it shrinks yields...

Do’s and Dont’s for Diabetics during the festival season

Kolkata: Pre-festival consultation with doctors, dietary restraint and continuing with exercise schedule should be adhered to...

A K Rath assumes charge as Bhial Steel Plant CEO

New Delhi: Arun Kumar Rath, CEO of SAIL’s Durgapur Steel Plant, Thursday took charge as the new CEO of More...

DU Professor Bidyut Chakraborty appointed Visva-Bharati VC

New Delhi: The HRD Ministry has appointed Delhi University professor Bidyut Chakraborty as the vice chancellor of Visva-Bharati, official sources said..

D Prasanth Kumar Reddy appointed PS to Vice President

New Delhi: Bureaucrat D Prasanth Kumar Reddy has been appointed as private secretary (PS) to Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, according to..

Supreme Court comes to rescue of a schedule caste man, terminated twice by UP govt

New Delhi: In a rare instance, the Supreme Court has come to the rescue of a man belonging to the Scheduled More...

Ahead of MP polls, locals oppose caste-based reservation

Bhopal: Ahead of assembly elections in the Madhya Pradesh, residents in Bhopal have registered protest against caste-based reservation by putting up..

US ambassador to UN Nikki Haley resigns; she gives no reason

Washington: Nikki Haley resigned Tuesday as the US ambassador to the United Nations, in the latest departure from President Donald Trump’s..

CIC directs NAI to give ‘categorical’ reply on whether Netaji is dead or alive

New Delhi: The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the National Archives of India (NAI) to give a “categorical” response to..

Two Railways officials suspended in New Farakka Express derailment case

New Delhi: The Indian Railways on Thursday suspended two officials a day after New Farakka express derailed, senior officials said. They..

Many caregivers neglecting their own health

Washington: Skipping your checkup but not grandma’s? Caring for an older loved one is a balancing act, and a new poll..