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Watch: Sanjay Kothari takes oath as Chief Vigilance Commissioner
Sanjay Kothari was appointed as the Central Vigilance Commissioner on Saturd...
Justice V Kanagaraj appointed new State Election Commissioner of Andhra Pradesh
Justice Kanagaraj immediately assumed charge "in obedience of...
Ex-Andhra Bank chief Suresh N Patel to take over as vigilance commissioner on Wednesday
Former Andhra Bank chief Suresh N Patel's name to the...
Deferred due to coronavirus, elections to 18 Rajya Sabha seats to be held on June 19: Election Commission
Out of these 18 seats, four each are from Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat, two from Jharkhand, three each from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan and one each from Manipur and Meghalaya.
Andhra Election Commissioner seeks central police protection, fears threat to life
The election commissioner went underground from Wednesday late evening fearing a threat to his life. His close associate told ET that “Ramesh Kumar can come out of temporary safe shelter only after the union home ministry provides adequate security cover for him and his family members.”
Cabinet secretary calls meeting with municipal commissioners, DMs of 13 COVID-19 hit cities
Municipal commissioners of Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi/New Delhi, Ahmadabad, Thane, Pune, Hyderabad, Kolkata/Howrah, Indore (Madhya Pradesh), Jaipur, Jodhpur, Chengalpattu (Tamil Nadu) and Thiruvallur (Tamil Nadu) will attend the meeting.
Floods: Assam asks Deputy Commissioners to make arrangement as per relief manual, three killed in landslide in Arunachal Pradesh
According to Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), around 1, 94, 916 people were affected in seven districts during the on-going first wave of floods.
CEC, fellow commissioners take 30 per cent cut salary cut to fund COVID-19 fight
The three commissioners, including the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC), are entitled to a salary which is "equal to the salary of a judge of the Supreme Court", according to the provisions of a law governing their conditions of service. Supreme Court judges draw a monthly salary of Rs 2.50 lakh, besides other entitlements.
President's secretary Sanjay Kothari appointed Central Vigilance Commissioner
The post of the chief of the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) had been lying vacant since June last year after completion of K V Chowdary's tenure.
Ajit Jogi, first chief minister of Chhattisgarh, dies at 74
Ajit Jogi had served as the CM of Chhattisgarh from November 2000 to November 2003 in then Congress government, after the state was carved out of Madhya Pradesh.
Election Commission push for pending poll reforms at law ministry meet
The amendments needed for linking voter ID with Aadhaar, allowing multiple registration windows to a new voter and ensuring gender neutral rights for ‘service voter’ are at the top of the agenda for the meeting. These issues will figure in the Feb 18 meeting scheduled between the full commission and the law secretary.
Shivraj Chouhan’s key minister Narottam Mishra has paid news case in SC
The 69-page EC order gave details of the local administration and electoral office bearers “ignoring the plying of promotional media material disguised as news in newspapers” between November 8 and 27, 2008.
Take services of teacher, staffs for flood rescue operations: Assam government
Three people are killed in the present wave of flood. Around 3 lakh people in nine districts are affected by the flood. Around 20, 000 people are in relief camps. Around 300 villages are inundated, around 21,572 hectares of crop land are under flood.
BJP starts preparation for Bihar assembly elections scheduled later this year
Among Bihar leaders, the meeting was attended by union minister Nityanand Rai, state deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi, state ministers Mangal Pandey, Nand Kishor Yadav, Prem Kumar, state BJP president Dr Sanjay Jaiswal, veteran leaders Radamohan Singh and Dr CP Thakur were also present in the meeting.
BMC chief Praveen Pardeshi transferred as Mumbai struggles...
In a sudden move, the Maharashtra government replaced Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) commissioner Praveen Pardeshi with IS Chahal. Pardeshi was posted as the additional chief secretary (urban development).
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