Govt begins process for next SAIL chairman; current chief A K Chaudhary's term ends in December 2020
SAIL's current chairman who assumed the position in September 2018, is scheduled to retire in December 2020
Over 3.81 lakh new jobs created in Central govt departments in last two years; railway recruits highest 98,999 people
As many as 46,347 new jobs were created in the Ministry of Defence (civil). Its strength was 42,370 in March 2017 that increased to 88,717 by the same month in 2019.
The ministry has issued the fresh set of guidelines to all central government departments.
Govt steps up anti-corruption drive as it asks ministries to identify sensitive posts, launch review of officers
The government launched a massive crackdown against corruption last month, directing ministries to identify sensitive posts for a fresh review.
Lokpal appointment: After delay, govt on tightrope ahead of June deadline to formulate rules for anti-corruption body
Government is walking a tightrope as it has set a 15 June deadline to draft a set of rules for the functioning of proposed anti-corruption authority Lokpal.
In major bureaucratic reshuffle, Rakesh Asthana appointed CBI Special Director; Gurbachan Singh is new IB Special Director
Gurbachan Singh was earlier Additional Director in IB and Asthana was Additional Director in CBI.
A sum of more than Rs 7 crore has been earmarked for anti-corruption body Lokpal to meet its expenditures in 2015-16, showing a three-fold hike over the allocation made for the ongoing fiscal.
Unperturbed by intense lobbying by industry, capital markets regulator Sebi has said that listed companies must follow higher corporate governance standards and there will be no dilution to the new norms kicking in from next month.
As per new rules, every head of office shall undertake the work of preparation of pension papers one year before the date on which a government servant is due to retire