20 Aug 2016
Mumbai: In a tragic incident, a state Agriculture Department official's pleas for a half-day leave to attend his depressed son were turned down by his superior who nudged the official to continue working, following which the boy allegedly committed suicide.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government cut short the tenure Rajan S Katoch at the helm of Enforcement Directorate and gave additional charge of the post of the Director to Special Director Karnal Singh for three months.
29 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The government will prioritise its expenditure as the outgo due to the 7th Central Pay Commission award and implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP) for defence forces will lead to additional burden on the exchequer, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said yesterday.
27 Jan 2015
Shimla: Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh, who has been given additional charge of Himachal Pradesh would be sworn in on Wednesday.
08 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission is likely to discuss the issue of spectrum cap in sharing and trading guidelines on November 10. According to sources, the issue is to be deliberated upon on Tuesday as some operators have sought clarification on the current cap rules.
31 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry today sought Parliament's nod to spend an additional Rs 25,500 crore in the current fiscal, nearly half of which will be spent on capital infusion into state-owned banks to help them overcome the high bad loans situation.
30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Gujarat-cadre IAS officer G C Murmu, widely tipped to be the next ED chief, was among 36 officers who have been promoted as Additional Secretaries as part of a major senior level bureaucratic reshuffle.
10 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The next round of spectrum auction for 2G and 3G networks will be held from February 25, through which the government targets to garner at least Rs 64,840 crore.
30 Dec 2014
New Delhi: India-China border guarding force ITBP will have a temporary chief from the New Year as incumbent Director General Subhas Goswami retires on Wednesday.
19 Dec 2014
New Delhi: To cope with heavy rush in the upcoming festive season, private carrier Jet Airways today said it will enhance connectivity on the domestic routes with 12 additional daily flights from Tuesday.