Nearly seven lakh vacant posts in central government departments: Personnel Ministry
Based on the vacancies reported by the user departments, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has started recruitment process to fill up 1,05,338 posts during the year 2019-2020, Minister of State for Personnel, Jitendra Singh said.
Centre's communication team tries to 'break myths'
The Centre's communication machinery on Friday made attempts to 'break myths' about CAA an...
Rainfall reaches 107%, Met fears 'excess' deluge
Monsoon rainfall turned positive this year after staying below-normal for five years in a ro...
China attacks US Space Force as threat to outer space peace
Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said that China is "deeply concerned about it and resolutely opposed to it". "The relevant US actions are a serious violation of the international consensus on the peaceful use of outer space, undermine global strategic balance and stability, and pose a direct threat to outer space peace and security," Geng said.
Met governor on legal aspects of delay in govt formation: BJP
Senior leaders of Maharashtra BJP on Thursday met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to discuss "legal aspects" of the delay in formation of a government in the state after the October 21 elections. Those who met Koshyari included minister and state BJP chief Chandrakant Patil and ministers Sudhir Mungantiwar and Girish Mahajan.
Clips to tell how you failed driving test
By watching the video clips, the failed applicants will be able to see where they made a mistake. They can then improve their driving skills before coming for another test. The transport department will also send a detailed report of the driving test.
We met governor to discuss 'legal angles' of delay in govt formation: BJP
Incidentally, the BJP seemed to have changed its stand on staking a claim without the Sena on board. Mungantiwar said that the party would not stake a claim to form a minority government if it doesn’t have the numbers. “Under any circumstances the BJP will not have a form a minority government.”
Orange alert in 4 districts in Kerala
The Orange alert, indicating heavy to very rainfall of between 6 CM to 20 CM, was for Ernakulam, Thrissur, Malappuram and Kozhikode districts for October 31, while the other 10 districts were issued a yellow alert for tomorrow.
Reports say 7 people shot early Sunday in downtown Baltimore
The department said on its Facebook page that police responded to a report of a shooting at 2:10 a.m. When officers arrived, they located four victims who had been shot.
RS departs from convention in paying tributes to Jaitley, others
In a departure from convention, the Rajya Sabha on Monday allowed leaders of various political parties to speak and pay tributes to five late members, including former finance minister Arun Jaitley.
State government departments owe Rs 41,700 crore to discoms: Power Minister
The minister also informed that aggregate technical and commercial (AT&C) losses have come down to about 18 per cent from 22 per cent. "As a result of UDAY, some improvement has happened. The losses in AT&C have come down from 22 per cent to about 18 per cent. So there has been some progress, though the progress could have been better," Singh said.
Secretary Home and political department, Babulal Sarma appointed as coordinator of National Register of Citizens
A senior official in Assam government, who do not want to be named told ET, “ Babulal Sarma will officiate as coordinator for sometime till Hitesh is back.” He added, “ This is necessitated as there are some administrative issues which needs to with dealt with.”
Six Tata trusts to challenge tax department order in tribunal
Six Tata trusts had their registrations cancelled & will now challenge the order before ITAT.
RBI reorganises supervision & regulatory departments
The organisation rejig is expected to improve financial conglomerates' supervision.
Delhi weather worsens: cold breeze and dense fog in capital; temperatures drop across North India
The MeT attributed the cold conditions to cyclonic circulation that lies over Iran & neighborhood between 3.1 and 5.8 km above mean sea level. Gradual fall in minimum temperatures by 2-3°C is expected most likely over east India during next 2-3 days.
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