01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: In a step aimed at checking harassment of government employees in grant of pension, a head of office will now be responsible for any failure to ascertain non-qualifying service period and will undertake preparation of paper work one year before an employee is due to retire.
30 Aug 2014
Patna: A Muslim school teacher in Bihar was forced to leave her house by her husband who felt she had violated the Shariat law by participating in an Independence Day function, police said on Saturday.
28 Aug 2014
Monaco: UEFA president Michel Platini ruled himself out of the running for the FIFA presidency on Friday with the Frenchman opting not to oppose incumbent president Sepp Blatter as head of football’s global governing body.
25 Aug 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): At least 10 primary and upper primary schools in Odisha's Ganjam district with student strength of less than five will be closed down.
23 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court extended till September 5 and 19 respectively the interim bails of former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay Chautala, who have been sentenced to 10 years in prison in the teachers recruitment scam case.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Wearing helmets for women riding pillion on a two-wheeler is now mandatory in the national capital, though Sikh women have been exempted with the government amending the rule 115 of Delhi Motor Vehicles Rules, 1993.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: In a special drive, Delhi Police prosecuted more than 800 drivers for violating traffic rules, police officials said on Sunday.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The government said that all inter-departmental issues related to vigilance and framing of recruitment rules among others need to be sent to a committee formed by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) for quick disposal.
26 Aug 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Firming up plans to drastically reduce availability of liquor, the Congress-led UDF Government on Tuesday decided to issue notices to hoteliers below the five-star category to shut their bars by September 12.
20 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government on Wednesday issued draft rules to give the commodity markets regulator FMC more powers to effectively regulate the intermediaries of the commodity derivatives markets.