Om Prakash Rajbhar dismissed from Yogi government

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Monday accepted Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s request and dismissed Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP) chief Om Prakash Rajbhar from the post of Minister for Backward Class Welfare and ‘Divyangjan’ Empowerment with immediate effect. Former Uttar Pradesh Minister Om Prakash Rajbhar Besides More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Friday, April 26th, 2019

Over 1,100 IAS officers’ service records reviewed to check ‘deadwood’

New Delhi: The service records of over 1,100 IAS officers have been reviewed by the Centre in about past four years to check deadwood from the government, officials said Friday. Timely review of service record was More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

Former ISI chief Durrani appeals against Pak Army’s decision forfeiting his pension

Islamabad: Pakistani spy agency ISI’s ex-chief Lt Gen (retd.) Asad Durrani has appealed to the high court here against Pakistan Army’s decision of forfeiting his pension and other benefits after he was More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Former union minister Ali Ashraf Fatmi quits RJD

New Delhi: Former Union Minister Ali Ashraf Fatmi on Wednesday resigned from the primary membership of the Lalu Prasad-led Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), following denial of ticket to contest Lok Sabha election from More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, April 6th, 2019

Congress-BJP’s plan to lower retirement age to weigh on young

New Delhi: The BJP-Congress fight for Lok Sabha polls 2019 but both plan to lower the retirement age for central government employees from 60 to 55 years to tackle 30 million jobless youth. Once you find your footing, More...

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By Manish Sen On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

DoT offers VRS to its employees aged over 50 years, seeks EC nod

New Delhi: The telecom ministry will seek approval from the Election Commission to move its Cabinet proposal offering VRS for MTNL and BSNL employees over 50 years, an official source said Wednesday. Telecom Minister More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Madras High Court comes to rescue of teacher terminated 22 years ago

Chennai: The Madras High Court Saturday came to the rescue of a 40-year-old secondary grade teacher whose services were terminated 22 years ago, directing the Tamil Nadu government to reinstate her. Madras High More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

C’garh HC chief justice resigns after appointment to Lokpal

Bilaspur: Chhattisgarh High Court’s Chief Justice Ajay Kumar Tripathi has resigned from his post after being appointed as judicial member in the anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal. Chief Justice Ajay Kumar Tripathi More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, March 17th, 2019

Govt to soon start selection process for new PFRDA chairman

New Delhi: The government will soon start selection process for a new chairman of pension fund regulator PFRDA to succeed the present chief, Hemant G Contractor, whose term is slated to end in April. PFRDA present More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, March 17th, 2019

Shotgun to be dropped, Ravi Shankar Prasad to get BJP ticket from Patna Saheb

New Delhi: The BJP is set to drop sitting MP from Patna Sahib Shatrughan Sinha and he is likely to be replaced by Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, sources said Saturday. Actor-turned-politician Shotgun Sinha, More...