More grim job losses as U.S. hits record high on new COVID cases

As the number of new coronavirus cases in the United States rose to a single-day record, fresh government data on Thursday showed another 1.3 million Americans filed for jobless More...

India inflation likely slowed in June as output returns: Poll

Bengaluru: India’s consumer price inflation likely eased in June from March, a Reuters poll predicted, as loosened coronavirus-led restrictions in most of the country drove More...

Govt not considering merger of CBDT, CBIC: Finance Ministry

New Delhi: The government is not considering any proposal to merge the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) and the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC), the Finance More...

Govt employees’ all leaves cancelled in Lucknow till Aug 31

Lucknow: Lucknow administration on Thursday cancelled all the leaves of the government employees till August 31 in the view of COVID-19 pandemic. Lucknow administration has cancelled More...

Haryana freezes DA hike till July 2021

Chandigarh: The COVID-19 induced economic crisis has compelled the Haryana government to freeze Dearness Allowances to state government employees and Dearness Relief to its pensioners More...

Seoul mayor missing after ‘#MeToo allegations’

Police were searching Thursday for the outspoken mayor of Seoul, long seen as a potential South Korean presidential candidate, More...

ED attaches assets worth Rs 14.15 cr of former IAS officer in misappropriation of public fund case

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate under Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 (PMLA) attached assets worth More...

Seoul mayor found dead after leaving message ‘like a will’

Seoul: Longtime Seoul City Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead, police said on Friday, after his...

UP announces lockdown from 10 pm tomorrow till 5 am on July 13

Lucknow: In view surge in COVID-19 cases, Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday imposed lockdown in the...

India raises concerns with U.S. over new rules for foreign students

New Delhi: India has conveyed its concerns to the United States about a new immigration order...

IAS officer Vineel Krishna appointed officer on special duty at Odisha CMO for COVID-19 management

Bhubaneswar: Amid spike in coronavirus cases, the Odisha government on Thursday appointed IAS officer Vineel More...

WHO appoints 2 women to lead pandemic panel

Geneva: The head of the World Health Organization says former Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and former New Zealand Prime Minister..

Ex-Corporate Affairs secretary Injeti Srinivas appointed IFSCA chairman

New Delhi: Former Corporate Affairs Secretary Injeti Srinivas was on Monday appointed the first chairman of International Financial Services Centres Authority..

No job cuts but profiles may change: Railways

New Delhi: The Railways on Friday said certain job profiles of its employees might change in the coming days More...

ICMR’s chief epidemiologist Dr Gangakhedkar retires today

Mumbai: Dr R R Gangakhedkar, the Chief Epidemiologist and Head of Communicable diseases at the Indian Council Of Medical Research (ICMR)..

Senior IPS officer seeks premature retirement, writes to MHA

Hyderabad: Senior IPS officer and Director of Telangana State Police Academy (TSPA), V K Singh, has sought permission from the Centre..

Govt invites applications for Chief Information Commissioner, Information Commissioners in CIC

New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday invited applications for the posts of Chief Information Commissioner and Information Commissioners in the transparency..

20 IAS officers promoted to Additional Chief Secretary rank in UP

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government has promoted 20 senior IAS officers to the rank of Additional Chief Secretary (ACS), official sources said..

Jammu and Kashmir IPS officer Basant Rath suspended for misconduct

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir cadre IPS officer Basant Rath has been suspended for alleged instances of “gross misconduct and misbehaviour”..
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