Odisha govt dismisses 6 officials from service for corruption

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Monday dismissed six officials from service and discontinued their pensions after they were convicted in different corruption cases. Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has issued such a direction as part of the state governments “Zero Tolerance” towards corruption, an official statement issued by the CMO said. The More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

Home Guard dismissed for sexually assaulting girl in AP

Machilipatnam: A Home Guard was on Sunday dismissed from service after he was arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a minor girl here, police said. According to an official release, Krishna District Representative More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, February 6th, 2020

BSNL, MTNL won’t be closed, efforts being made to revive them: Telecom Minister

New Delhi: The government on Thursday assured Rajya Sabha that public sector telecom companies BSNL and MTNL will not be shut down and efforts are being made to revive them soon. “Don’t be under this More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Maha women’s commission chief Vijaya Rahatkar resigns

Mumbai: Maharashtra State Commission for Women chairperson Vijaya Rahatkar on Tuesday tendered her resignation from the post. Maharashtra State Commission for Women chairperson Vijaya Rahatkar today tendered her More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, February 2nd, 2020

Raising retirement age could manage pension budget: Bipin Rawat

New Delhi: Amid criticism that the hike in the defence budget was not sufficient to meet services’ modernisation needs, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat on Sunday said that there was no More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Budget 2020: New personal tax regime to benefit pensioners

“In the personal income tax also there are only very few people who would be taking a very large number of deductions,” said Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey. New Delhi: The new personal tax regime More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, January 31st, 2020

Pensioners life certificates to be collected from their doorstep: Govt

New Delhi: The central government has decided that pensioners’ life certificates will be collected from their doorstep, saving them from hassles of visiting pension disbursing banks. Image for representation The More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

High Court notice to to Centre, Delhi govt over New Pension Scheme

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Centre and the Delhi Government on a petition filed by Delhi Judicial Service Association challenging the new pension scheme (NPS) for the judges More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Kumar Patnaik to retire on Jan 31

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Kumar Patnaik will retire on January 31. New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Kumar Patnaik will retire on January 31, an official order of the Delhi government said on Tuesday. “Consequent More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, January 11th, 2020

Two Asst Engineers compulsory retired, 4 others dismissed from govt service in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday ordered compulsory retirement of two assistant engineers and dismissed four others on different charges including inefficiency in work and lack of integrity. Odisha More...