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Central government

Centre hikes DA by 4 pc for its employees; announces bonus for railway staff

The release of the additional instalment of Dearness Allowance (DA) and Dearness Relief (DR) will be applicable from July 1, 2023

18 Oct 2023 11:35 PM

AA Edit | Regional Parties to BJP’s Rescue

Opposition parties called the bill a violation of the country’s federal spirit

09 Aug 2023 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Niti Aayog makes little impact

There is no gainsaying who loses out more from the thinner attendance at a meeting that was supposed to throw up a hundred ideas

29 May 2023 12:20 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Good governance means long-term government!

Clearly, we need to restructure the government and administration in each of India’s 590 or so districts

23 Nov 2021 2:05 AM

Taking cue from Centre, Didi nod to lateral entry in state’s executive

Sources say that the state government is hoping to get domain specialists in senior positions, such as special secretary and joint secretary

06 Oct 2021 1:18 AM


Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | The case against quotas isn’t about meritocracy

The reservations issue poses a special dilemma for Shiv Sena and BJP, as both subscribe to conservative ideologies of different shades

07 May 2021 12:00 AM

Modi government gone missing: Rahul slams Centre as India crosses 20 lakh COVID cases

20 lakh-mark has been crossed, Modi government is missing, the Congress leader tweeted

07 Aug 2020 9:48 AM

AA Edit: Stop micro-managing Covid action in the states

The Union government failed to act when its intervention was needed but chose to act when the job should have been left to the states

26 Apr 2020 3:56 AM

Congress to Modi: Why is Central Vista dearer to you than employees' DA?

Congress leaders direct sharp criticism at Modi regime for being keen on Lutyens Delhi project

25 Apr 2020 10:21 PM

Govt employees of J&K, Ladakh UTs to get salaries as per 7 pay commission from Oct 31

The Union Home Ministry has issued the necessary orders in this regard.

22 Oct 2019 2:48 PM


No restrictions on movement of media personnel in Jammu and Kashmir: Centre tells SC

In the affidavit, the Centre contended that there are no restrictions on the movement of the media personnel in the region.

01 Oct 2019 3:50 PM

Onion export ban to check price rise

The move comes days after prices of this basic kitchen staple snowballed across India.

30 Sep 2019 6:09 AM

Kashmiris still in shock, preparing for long haul

Contrary to the claims of normality by the government, there is nothing normal in the Kashmir Valley.

26 Sep 2019 12:52 AM

Making adolescent care work: Sabarkantha raises the bar

The Central government’s pan-India flagship project for adolescents has been a slow starter, though launched with fanfare in 2014.

05 Sep 2019 5:50 AM

Government plans big infra push in J&K, Ladakh

The delimitation issue in J&K was also discussed at the meeting as Assembly elections will be held only after the delimitation exercise is completed.

28 Aug 2019 1:41 AM


Extend compensation to flood victims in Wayanad: Rahul Gandhi to Centre, Kerala govt

Gandhi is on a three-day visit to Wayanad to meet locals and Congress leaders.

27 Aug 2019 7:39 PM

Don't have to learn from others how to be patriotic: Mamata to Centre

Banerjee said that Independence for her means 'to allow the people to speak'.

15 Aug 2019 8:54 AM

Congress asks Rajya Sabha MPs to be present in the House from 11 am

The sittings of the Rajya Sabha, which were earlier scheduled up to July 26 has been extended up to August 7.

01 Aug 2019 10:57 AM

Microdots in vehicles to make theft difficult

The ministry had asked the experts to involve Delhi Police officials while framing the standards.

01 Aug 2019 1:22 AM

KCR to perform Mahasudarshan Yagam at Yadadri; CMs, Governors, gurus invited

Arrangements will be made for the lakhs of devotees who will participate in the event.

31 Jul 2019 9:05 AM