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Revision of tariffs must to address debt burden facing power sector: Anil Razdan

The former Power Secretary said that the policy announcements need to be accompanied with subsequent correction in tariffs Razdan said that it is important to ensure that both the.......

What should infrastructure for digital rupee look like? Here’s what SC Garg has to say

Three generations of currencies — coin rupee, paper rupee and digital rupee can continue to exist, albeit very soon, the bulk of currency could be in digital.......

ACC approves dozens of Secretary, Joint Secretary & Additional Secretary level appointments

New Delhi: In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) headed by the Prime Minister has approved the dozen of Secretary, Joint Secretary and Additional.......

India moving towards a new gas policy, a new tariff policy: Pradhan

We are moving towards a new gas policy, a new tariff policy. We are planning for a gas exchange very soon and we will be liberalising our distribution mechanisms, said Pradhan The.......

Expedite the process of handing over airports on PPP basis: PM Modi

New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi held a comprehensive meeting to review the strategies that could help in making India’s Civil Aviation sector more efficient. It was decided that the.......

Bureaucratic Reshuffle: ACC approves dozens of Secretary-level appointments

New Delhi: In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) headed by the Prime Minister has approved the number of Secretary level appointments in various.......

Sanjay Kothari (IAS) appointed as Central Vigilance Commissioner

New Delhi: Sanjay Kothari (IAS) has been appointed as Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC), head of the country’s anti-corruption watchdog, on Saturday. Prior to this assignment, Kothari.......

COVID: Govt freezes arrears, defers Dearness Allowance revision for govt employees

Additional instalment of Dearness Allowance payable to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief to Central Government Pensioners due from 1st January, 2020 shall not be paid No.......

Here is how civil servants celebrated Civil Services Day on Twitter

The decision was taken on Monday at a meeting of the National Biofuel Coordination Committee A small fraction of excess foodgrains will be converted into ethanol for utilisation in.......

Kapil Dev Tripathi is (IAS) is new Secretary to the President

New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of Kapil Dev Tripathi (IAS) as Secretary to the President. According to an order from the Department of.......

Civil Services Day: PM Modi, President Kovind all praises for ‘Steel Frame’

New Delhi: India celebrates national Civil Services Day every year on April 21, the day Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel inaugurated All India Services back in 1947 as the Home Member of.......

NITI Aayog VC, members, EAC-PM chairman take 30% salary cut for a year

New Delhi: Government think-tank NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar and its members have decided to take a salary cut of 30 percent for a year in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, an official.......

Rs 29,352 cr released under PMGKP; 97.8 lakh PMUY cylinders delivered: Govt

32 crore beneficiaries have been directly given cash support through Direct Benefit Transfer, amounting to Rs 29,352crore under the package A total of 1.39 crore cylinders have been.......

The list of Top 25 IPS officers surveyed By Fame India, Asia Post & PSU Watch out now

New Delhi: Growth, whether of an individual, a society or a nation is only possible in a just and peaceful environment. There are examples of the states in India which lack in development.......

India to go under total lockdown for 21 days starting midnight to fight Coronavirus

New Delhi: Addressing the nation on Coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that a nation-wide lockdown is being imposed in the country starting Tuesday midnight to curb the.......