Tag archive for ‘Prime Minister’
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 Manish Sen On Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

CBI DIG who supervised probe against Ex-CBI Special director Rakesh Asthana repatriated

New Delhi: The Prime Minister-led Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has prematurely curtailed the tenure of CBI DIG Tarun Gauba who was supervising the probe against former Special Director Rakesh Asthana. CBI More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, July 8th, 2019

S Jaishankar takes oath as Rajya Sabha member

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, who was last week elected to the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat, Monday took oath as a member of the Upper House. Former top diplomat Subrahmanyam Jaishankar Krishnaswamy More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, July 5th, 2019

Modi-2.0 Budget: Petrol, diesel price hiked, customs duty raised on 75 items, new tax on super-rich

New Delhi: The Modi 2.0 government’s maiden Budget Friday hiked petrol and diesel prices, raised import duty on dozens of items and increased tax on the super-rich as it sought to spur growth through higher More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, July 5th, 2019

Budget 2019-20: Here is what favours you and what does not

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday presented the first budget of the new Narendra Modi government. Announcing key measures for the common man, Sitharaman More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, July 4th, 2019

Economic Survey guided by ‘blue sky thinking’: CEA Subramanian

New Delhi: Guided by the dictum of “blue sky thinking”, the Economic Survey 2018-19 Thursday laid out the ambitious agenda of applying principles of behavioural economics to achieve 8 per cent of sustained More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

Centre gives nods to grant OGAS status to Group ‘A’ Executive Cadre Officers

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday granted Organized Group ‘A’ Service (OGAS) status to Group ‘A’ executive cadre officers of the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF). Union Cabinet More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, July 1st, 2019

PM Modi to give pep talk to newly recruited IAS officers

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will give a pep talk to 169 newly recruited IAS officers here on Tuesday, officials said Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today will give a pep talk to 169 newly recruited More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, June 29th, 2019

Encephalitis toll rises to 134 in Muzaffarpur

Muzaffarpur: Toll due to the acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) mounted to 134 in the state on Saturday. Representative image. As per the official data, Shri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH), which is More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, June 28th, 2019

RPF to recruit 4,500 woman constables

New Delhi: The number of women constables in the Railway Protection Force (RPF) is less at present and the government has decided to fill up 50 per cent of the 9,000 vacant posts notified with lady constables, Railways More...