Railway Ministry studying profiles of officials under anti-corruption drive: Piyush Goyal

London: The profiles of officials in the Railway Ministry are being studied as part of a wider anti-corruption drive to set an example of transparency, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said here. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal Goyal, who is on a three-day visit to the UK, said during an interaction with representatives from the Indian diaspora in Britain More...

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By Manish Sen On Sunday, July 14th, 2019

Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Cabinet Minister

Chandigarh: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was sulking after being stripped off key portfolios in the Punjab cabinet reshuffle in June, has resigned from the Amarinder Singh cabinet. Congress leader Navjot More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, July 13th, 2019

5 more rebel Cong MLAs move SC against Speaker not accepting their resignation

New Delhi: ive more rebel Congress MLAs from Karnataka moved the Supreme Court on Saturday against the Assembly Speaker not accepting their resignation. Rebel Congress MLA Roshan Baig with other four Congress MLAs More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, July 13th, 2019

Goa: Michael Lobo resigns as Deputy Speaker, likely to swear-in as minister

Panaji: BJP leader Michael Lobo on Saturday resigned from the post of Deputy Speaker  of Goa amid reports that he will be inducted as minister in the reshuffled cabinet. BJP leader Michael Lobo with Goa Assembly More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, July 11th, 2019

17 officers removed from service in April-May: Centre tells Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Seventeen officers belonging to different central ministries, departments and public sector undertakings were removed from service during April-May this year, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday. Minister More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, July 7th, 2019

Railway union says will launch protest after Budget proposes privatisation

New Delhi: Stating that the Union Budget has revealed the intention of the government to go ahead “aggressively” towards corporatisation and privatisation of railways, the National Federation of Indian More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, July 4th, 2019

Indian govt warns of aging population; says retirement age should rise, schools merge

New Delhi: The government on Thursday warned in a study that its population is going to start to age and it needs to be prepared to merge schools and raise the retirement age. “This will need investments in health More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, June 29th, 2019

Sushma Swaraj vacates official bungalow

New Delhi: Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday informed that she has moved out of her official residence in Delhi. Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj In a tweet, Swaraj wrote, More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, June 24th, 2019

RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya quits 6 months before his term ends

New Delhi: RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya, who was in-charge of the monetary policy department, has resigned six months before the scheduled end of his term, sources said Monday RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, June 21st, 2019

Govt asks banks, PSUs to review staff’s service records to weed out corrupt, non-performing ones

New Delhi: The Centre has asked banks, PSUs and all its departments to review service records of employees working under them to weed out corrupt and non-performing ones. The service records of employees working More...