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TMC rally: Mamata Banerjee says rail services curtailed

An Eastern Railway official said several special trains were being operated in the Sealdah and Howrah divisions.

22 Jul 2019 6:16 AM

Chief ministers' panel on agri favours linking Finance Commission grants with reforms

The next meeting of the committee will be on August 16.

19 Jul 2019 9:22 AM

Govt denies possibility of reintroduction of Old Pension Scheme

In 2004, government introduced National Pension Scheme (NPS) and made mandatory for all Central government employees.

16 Jul 2019 1:02 PM

Dilli Ka Babu: Reservation in lateral entry?

The posting is part of a unique and fairly new initiative started by the Central government last year to groom bureaucrats at the Centre.

14 Jul 2019 12:16 AM

JD-U’s renewed demand for special status heats up political temperature

Party believes state meets criterion, may join hands with YSR Congress, BJD to raise issue in Parliament.

12 Jul 2019 4:03 AM


Over 3.81 lakh new jobs created in central govt departments in last two years

Over 53,000 new jobs were created in indirect tax departments and 29,935 in direct tax departments.

08 Jul 2019 2:53 PM

Not by debt alone

Economies world over slow down as it does in India, and an immediate casualty can be employment.

16 Jun 2019 8:23 AM

Centre advisory to West Bengal govt on violence

The Central government expressed “deep concern” over continuing violence in West Bengal even after the general elections, an MHA official said.

10 Jun 2019 7:03 AM

Union government's revenue receipts at Rs 97,631 crore in April

‘Total expenditure incurred by India is Rs 2,54,679cr, of which Rs 2,24,091cr is on revenue account and Rs 30,588cr is on capital account.

31 May 2019 7:53 PM

Invites to global leaders pending

Speculation is rife that a galaxy of top world leaders could be invited to attend the PM’s swearing-in ceremony.

26 May 2019 5:29 AM


Central government deploys 770 companies of CAPF for polls

Eight parliamentary constituencies: Tamluk, Kanthi, Ghatal, Jhargram, Midnapore, Purulia, Bankura and Bishnupur will go to polls on May 12.

11 May 2019 2:21 AM

Union: Will close airports if Jet crisis not sorted

The trade union demanded that the Central government should direct banks to provide financial help to the company.

07 May 2019 6:57 AM

Govt announces national mourning on Monday, after Parrikar's death

State funeral will be accorded to Manohar Parrikar.

17 Mar 2019 10:07 PM

Banned Jamaat-e-Islami(J&K) behind separatist ideology in Kashmir: Govt sources

Jamaat-e-Islami (J&K), which has been banned for a span of five years, is responsible for separatist and radical ideology in Kashmir.

01 Mar 2019 3:49 PM

Former finance secy A N Jha joins 15th Fin Comm as member

Jha, a 1982 batch IAS officer of Manipur cadre, superannuated as a finance secretary to the Government of India on February 28.

01 Mar 2019 2:40 PM


Congress objects India's participation at OIC

Congress is surprised that the central government was being invited to participate in the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

24 Feb 2019 11:07 AM

27 proposals on judges pending with govt: Ranjan Gogoi

The CJI told the counsel that “there are almost 70 to 80 proposals before the collegium and hardly 27 before the government”.

23 Feb 2019 1:38 AM

Govt working towards housing for all by 2022, says PM Modi

Modi said 1.5 crore houses for the poor have been built at a double speed to realise the target of 2022.

14 Feb 2019 2:03 PM

Medical devices to be regulated by Centre

The agency will be responsible for approving the import, manufacture and sale of the devices.

11 Feb 2019 4:45 AM

Anna Hazare's blood pressure, sugar levels increase on Day 3 of hunger strike

Residents of Ralegan Siddhi village accused the State and Central governments of ignoring Anna Hazare demands.

01 Feb 2019 1:39 PM