Central government

Centre gives 4 per cent hike in DA to its employees ahead of Diwali

The combined impact on the exchequer on account of both DA and DR would be Rs 12,852.5 crore per annum, said Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur.

published on : 28th September 2022

Govt to raise Rs 20K crore via green bonds: Finance Ministry

Meanwhile, the government sources said with the issuance of green bonds, the market will get diversified as at present there are investors for normal bonds only.

published on : 6th September 2022

60-day special maternity leave to female staff in case of death of a child soon after birth: Centre

The benefit of special maternity leave shall be admissible only to a female central government servant with less than two surviving children and for child delivery only in an authorised hospital.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Twitter 'deliberately' remained defiant to laws of the land: Centre tells Karnataka HC

Whether content will cause national security or public order issues or not should not be allowed to be determined by foreign platforms, the Centre submitted.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Govt says income tax refunds up 78 per cent; denies reports of delay

“Returns processing takes place at CPC Bengaluru. The issue is there in their process. Not sure what protocols they follow, but it (refund) is being delayed this year,” said a chartered accountant.

published on : 26th August 2022

Govt invites firms with Rs 100 crore net worth for private 5G network demand studies

Private 5G captive networks are about the deployment of high speed, enhanced data capacity, and ultra-low latency applications inside a closed manufacturing unit, hospital, airport and shipping port.

published on : 10th August 2022

Centre releases Rs 1.16 lakh crore as tax devolution to states: Finance Ministry

"This is in line with the commitment of the Government of India to strengthen the hands of States to accelerate their capital and developmental expenditure," the ministry said.

published on : 10th August 2022

CAG report highlights lapses in procurement, supply chain of drugs under CGHS

The CAG report also highlighted violations in connection with reimbursement of claims made by health care organisations (HCOs).

published on : 9th August 2022

BJP govt's decisions have hit 25 crore households, widened divide between rich and the poor: Congress

While the number of billionaires in India increased from 100 to 142 in these years, the income of those in the lower strata has been decreasing day by day, Manish Tewari said.

published on : 1st August 2022

Satyendar Jain should be treated in Central govt hospital: ED to Delhi High Court

The petition was listed for hearing before Justice Yogesh Khanna on Tuesday, but the proceedings could not take place.

published on : 27th July 2022

Around 9.79 lakh vacant posts in central government departments as on March 1, 2021: Centre

As many as 30,55,876 central government civilian employees were in position on the date against the sanctioned strength, it said.

published on : 20th July 2022

New forest conservation rules spark a fight

The debate over the new Forest Conservation Rules brought in by the Central government is heating up ahead of Parliament’s monsoon session.

published on : 14th July 2022

Staff Selection Commission to fill about 70,000 vacancies in central government departments

The candidates are advised to visit the website of the Commission -- www.ssc.nic.in -- at regular intervals for further updates, the government recruitment body said in the notice dated June 20.

published on : 21st June 2022

Door-to-door intense vaccine drive launched nationwide

As the uptake of booster doses or precaution doses is slow among senior citizens, old-age homes and ashrams will be targeted.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Government manipulating financial figures, says Siddaramaiah

“The government has resorted to a vicious attempt to manipulate figures so that people do not know the facts.

published on : 16th May 2022

Plea in SC for directions to reduce percentile for admission in Ayurveda courses

The plea stresses that the issue of excessive vacant seats in the colleges in spite of the fact that there are students desirous of obtaining admission needs to be considered.

published on : 14th May 2022

SC says demand for Judicial Vista is logical; seeks Centre's stand on the idea

A division bench comprising Justice Vineet Saran and Justice JK Maheshwari said that the apex court needs proper infrastructure to carry out its judicial functions.

published on : 25th April 2022

Maharashtra closely watching Covid trend: Health Minister Rajesh Tope

The Centre has advised Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Maharashtra and Mizoram to maintain a strict watch and take pre-emptive action, if required, in the areas of concern.

published on : 21st April 2022

Odisha to get performance-based grants from Centre to improve road safety

Odisha has been selected for performance-based grants from the Centre to improve its road safety outcomes.

published on : 11th April 2022

NEET, JEE exams: Listen to students' Mann ki Baat, arrive at acceptable solution, says Rahul Gandhi

Earlier, on Friday, the government made it clear that it won't further postpone competitive examinations.

published on : 23rd August 2020
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