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By Manisha Sen On Thursday, September 19th, 2019

EC appoints 110 IRS officers as expenditure observers for Maha, Hry polls

New Delhi: The Election Commission (EC) has appointed 110 IRS officers of the Income Tax department as expenditure observers for the forthcoming Assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana, officials said on Thursday.CEC More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, March 21st, 2019

79 Expenditure Observers appointed for Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: The Election Commission has deployed 79 expenditure observers for the April 18 Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu, with three of them for a particular constituency in the city, a senior official said Thursday. Retired More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Expenditure Secy Jha appointed Finance Secretary

New Delh: A N Jha, Secretary, Expenditure, has been appointed as new Finance Secretary, a government order said Monday. Expenditure Secretary A N Jha was today appointed as Finance Secretary. Prime Minister Narendra More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Private parties not to pay officers’ inspection expenses: Expenditure dept

New Delhi: Suppliers and vendors should be “discouraged” from paying for the travel, stay, hospitality and other expenses of inspecting officials whose primary job is to ensure standards are maintained More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Ajay Kumar Jha new expenditure secy; ayurveda expert in AYUSH

New Delhi: In a first, the government today appointed an ayurveda expert the secretary of the AYUSH department.Ayurveda expert Vadiya Rajesh Kotecha was made AYUSH Secretary. In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Ashok Lavasa is new Expenditure Secy, Ajay Mittal Information and Broadcasting Secretary

New Delhi: Senior IAS officers Ashok Lavasa and Ajay Mittal were today appointed as Expenditure and Information and Broadcasting secretaries respectively in a top-level bureaucratic reshuffle.Environment Secretary More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

FinMin mulls abolishing plan, non-plan expenditure: Fin Secy

New Delhi: In order to link expenditure to the outcome more efficiently, government is mulling doing away with the practice of classifying it as ‘plan and non-plan’ in the Budget documents and replacing that More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Govt announces to increase expenditure for welfare of disabled persons

New Delhi: The government today announced to increase expenditure on the empowerment and welfare of Persons with Disabilities (PwD) from the present 4.31 crore to 45 crore per year in the coming two years.Social More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

Expenditure Secretary asks to avoid spending rush in Jan-March quarter

New Delhi: To avoid rush of expenditure in the last quarter of the fiscal, the Expenditure Secretary has asked all government departments to cap spending in January-March quarter at 33 per cent of the total funds More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Former OCA secretary Asirbad Behera arrested

Bhubaneswar: The CBI on Thursday arrested former secretary of Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) Asirbad Behera in connection with his alleged links with Artha Tatwa (AT) group, a chit fund firm accused of duping More...