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May 16, 2017
Govt gold schemes fail to attract people, few aware of them, finds studyThe findings of the study has revealed that out of total 1,000 respondents, only five persons were aware about government's gold schemes, such as Gold Monetisation Scheme, Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme and Gold Coin Scheme.
May 10, 2017
Centre owes Rs 451.75 crore to Air India for VVIP flights and special missionsThe Central government owes Rs 451.75 crore to Air India for VVIP flights carrying the president, vice-president and the prime minister, as well as special missions, according to the latest data provided under the Right To Information Act.
May 05, 2017
WCD ministry to launch online portal for women public servants to record sexual harassment complaintsAn e-platform that will enable women employees of the central government to file sexual harassment complaints online is likely to be launched this month.
Apr 26, 2017
No plans to tax agriculture income, Centre cannot: Arun JaitleyThe Centre has no constitutional authority to tax agricultural income
Apr 26, 2017
Pawan Kalyan criticised for 'baseless comments' on Center not respecting sub-national identityPawan Kalyan's political party was called "invisible" by Krishna Sagar Rao, chief spokesperson for TS BJP.
Apr 25, 2017
Small, mid-sized cars may cost more after GST rollout from 1 JulySmall cars currently attract a 12.5 percent central excise duty. Another 14.5-15 percent VAT is levied by states, taking the total tax incidence to 27-27.5 percent.
Mar 30, 2017
Direct recruitment in government jobs dips by 89 percent to 15,877 in 2015: GovtTotal appointments made through direct recruitment have slided down from 151,841 in 2013, 126,261 in 2014 to 15,877 in 2015 which is a sharp decline of 89 percent as compared to the year 2013
Mar 16, 2017
Cabinet clears additional 2% dearness allowance from 1 Jan, bonanza for 49 lakh govt staffThe hike in the DA/DR is as per the agreed methodology of taking average of Consumer Price Index-Industrial Workers for the past 12 months.
Jan 22, 2017
Major reforms for civil services on the way? All signs from Narendra Modi government point to yesRecently, two IPS officers found to have suboptimal performance have been compulsorily retired by the Government of India; a couple of weeks ago two IAS officers in different states were also compulsorily retired on the same grounds of “public interest”. Rule 16(3) of the All India Services (AIS) Rules demand periodical in-service review, a legal requirement taken casually, hardly enforced in recent decades
Dec 13, 2016
Seventh pay commission: UP govt approves recommendations, 24 lakh employees to benefitUttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday approved the recommendations of the seventh pay commission, implementing it from 17 January.