Central employees retiring during pandemic will get ‘provisional pension’

New Delhi, July 26 (PTI) Central government employees retiring during the COVID-19 pandemic will get provisional pension till their regular Pension Payment Order (PPO) is issued and other formalities completed, Union minister Jitendra Singh said on Monday. Union minister Singh launches the revamped PM’s Awards for Excellence in Public Administration More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Friday, July 24th, 2020

Bihar govt to retire inefficient employees above 50, for first time amid coronavirus impact

Patna: Following the norms for central government employees, for the first time, the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar has decided that inefficient government employees over 50 years of age be removed under the “compulsory More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, July 21st, 2020

Odisha enhances doctors retirement age to 65

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to boost the morale of doctors working to combat coronavirus, the Odisha government on Tuesday announced that it is increasing their retirement age by three years to 65. Odisha Chief Minister More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, July 16th, 2020

SBI Card MD&CEO Hardayal Prasad resigns pursuant to voluntary retirement from SBI

New Delhi: SBI Cards and Payment Services (SBI Card) on Thursday said its MD & CEO Hardayal Prasad has resigned pursuant to voluntary retirement from SBI–the promoter of the company. SBI Card MD&CEO More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Congress sacks Sachin Pilot from Rajasthan Deputy CM, State President

Jaipur: Sachin Pilot has been removed as Deputy Chief Minister and Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee Chief, announced Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala on Tuesday. Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, July 4th, 2020

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 but asserted that there will be no job losses, a day after the national transporter issued a letter, asking More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

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) retired today after almost 30 years in service from the elite Indian research More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, June 25th, 2020

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 for premature retirement,saying he joined the service with great hopes to change More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020

Coronavirus crisis: Principal loses job, starts ‘thela’ selling idli, dosa, vada

Khammam (Telangana): The principal of a private school, who says he lost his job during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, now runs a ‘thela’ selling idli, vada and dosa in the Khammam district of Telangana. Maragani More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

Bihar govt dismisses 11 government doctors for absence from duty

Patna: Bihar government has dismissed 11 government doctors for their unauthorised absence from duties for a long time. Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey The dismissed doctors are Dr OP Lal who was posted in Rohtas, More...