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By Manisha Sen On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

DA hiked to 7% for central government employees

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday increased the dearness allowance (DA) for 11 million government employees and pensioners to 7% from 5%, from 1 January 2018. DA has been increased to 7% from 5%, from 1 More...

By Manisha Sen On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Central GST Deputy Commissioner arrested for demanding bribe of Rs 1.5 Lakh

Nagpur: 32-year-old Mukund Telgote, Deputy Commissioner of Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at Amravati on Thursday for allegedly demanding bribe of More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

Ex-IPS officer talked to BJP central leaders: Dilip Ghosh

Kolkata: Amid speculations that former IPS officer Bharati Ghosh may join the BJP, the party’s West Bengal unit president Dilip Ghosh today said she has spoken to some of the party’s central leaders. “Amid More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, February 4th, 2018

Central govt jobs go up 2.53 lakh in two years

New Delhi: An estimated 2.53 lakh central government jobs were generated in the last two years, reveals an examination of Union budget 2018-19. According to the budget documents of FM Arun Jaitley, 2.53 lakh central More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Central GST Kanpur Commissioner arrested in bribery case

New Delhi: The CBI has arrested a Central Goods and Services Tax Commissioner from Kanpur and eight others, including three officials, busting an alleged bribery racket in the department, the agency sources said. Central More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Over 4 lakh central govt posts vacant as on Mar 2016: Report

ew Delhi: Over 4 lakh posts were lying vacant across various central government departments as on March 1, 2016, according to a finance ministry report. Representative image Although the number of vacancies in the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, January 15th, 2018

7th Pay Commission: Central pay matrix to get some changes

New Delhi: The central government employees upto the pay matrix level 5 will be entitled to get hike in pay beyond the 7th Pay Commission’s recommendation. FM Arun Jaitley had said in Rajya Sabha on July 19, 2016, More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

MHA overhauls procurement process for central forces

New Delhi: In a major step to remove red tape, the Union Home Ministry has cut-down on the time taken to procure latest weapons and equipment for the central armed police forces (CAPFs) like CRPF and BSF, an official More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, December 28th, 2017

Not giving more freedom to central staff for investment in stocks: Govt

New Delhi: There is no proposal under consideration to give more freedom to central government employees to invest in the stock market, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh said today. Minister of State More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Over 4 lakh posts vacant in central govt departments: DoPT

Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh. New Delhi: Over four lakh posts are vacant in various central government departments, the Lok Sabha was informed today. “As per the annual report on pay and More...