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Compulsory military service for those seeking govt jobs, recommends Parliamentary Standing Committee

Compulsory military service for those seeking govt jobs, recommends Parliamentary Standing Committee

A Parliamentary panel has recommended five years of compulsory military service for those seeking a subsequent job with the government.

Mar 15, 2018, 06:26 AM IST
Citing shortage, Centre asks states to send more IAS officers

Citing shortage, Centre asks states to send more IAS officers

Modi government has asked all states to spare more officers for central deputation.

Dec 19, 2017, 18:23 PM IST

CBI books five DoPT officials for cheating, forgery

The CBI had registered a case against Under Secretary Sanjay Mehta, Section Officer Hemant, Assistant Section Officer R.K. Arora, Section Officer Vijay Pal and Assistant Section Officer Mahendra Singh, all posted in the Training Section of DoPT.

Nov 28, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
39 IAS officers under scanner for alleged corruption: DoPT

39 IAS officers under scanner for alleged corruption: DoPT

As many as 39 IAS officers are under investigation for their alleged involvement in corruption and other irregularities.

Jun 27, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
Acid attack victims to get reservation in government jobs, promotions

Acid attack victims to get reservation in government jobs, promotions

In yet another move aimed at helping the acid attack victims, the central government has now decided to give them reservation in central government jobs and promotions.

Jun 21, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
Don't share RTI applicants' Aadhaar details: Govt to all depts

Don't share RTI applicants' Aadhaar details: Govt to all depts

All central government departments were on Tuesday asked not to share personal details, including Aadhaar number, of RTI applicants.

Jun 20, 2017, 19:57 PM IST
Narendra Modi govt favours SC/ST quota in promotions? DoPT moots proposal

Narendra Modi govt favours SC/ST quota in promotions? DoPT moots proposal

A proposal prepared by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has favoured quota in promotion for SC and ST employees in government jobs, reports said on Friday.

May 05, 2017, 10:42 AM IST

Govt okays Rs 100 crore special unit in CBI to probe financial crimes

In order to strengthen CBI's capabilities for probing big-ticket financial crimes, the government has approved a Centralised Technology Vertical (CTV) to provide the probe agency real time access to data warehouses for professional expertise and collection of forensic evidences at an approximate cost of Rs 100 crore.

Oct 13, 2016, 17:46 PM IST

Rajnath Singh seeks 3-month extension for Ishrat probe officer; PM Modi gives two

Senior IAS officer B K Prasad, who probed the Ishrat Jahan missing files case, has got two- month extension with Prime Minister Narendra Modi reducing the three-month period sought by Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Jul 18, 2016, 16:49 PM IST
Book LTC tickets on lowest fare or face action: Govt to staff

Book LTC tickets on lowest fare or face action: Govt to staff

Employees who fail to buy air tickets at the lowest price available on the day while undertaking journey on Leave Travel Concession (LTC) claim will face severe penal action, as per the draft guidelines finalised by the Centre.

Jul 18, 2016, 15:03 PM IST
Now victims of sexual harassment will get paid leave of 90 days

Now victims of sexual harassment will get paid leave of 90 days

It will come as a relief to the victims who undergo a lot of trauma while working in the office that too in the presence of the accused, a senior DoPT official said.

Jul 17, 2016, 14:10 PM IST

From teachers to professors, central govt to track non-performers

Employees of autonomous institutions like central universities and AIIMS will come under government scanner now which will keep track of their performance.

Mar 11, 2016, 20:19 PM IST

Disclose candidates who have applied for Lokpal posts: CIC

The Central Information Commission on Thursday directed the Centre to disclose the names of people who have applied for Lokpal posts so that the public can bring up facts, which may or may not have been disclosed by the candidates, to the notice of the Selection Committee.

Dec 10, 2015, 14:44 PM IST
Babus to lose job for overstaying on foreign assignments: Govt

Babus to lose job for overstaying on foreign assignments: Govt

IAS and IPS officers will lose their job for overstaying on foreign assignments for more than a month.

Nov 03, 2015, 17:07 PM IST

Complete recruitment process within six months: DoPT to govt departments

The draft prepared by the DOPT says there was "unduly large" delay in recruitment process undertaken by many central government departments.

Nov 01, 2015, 13:23 PM IST

No change in recruitment rules without seeking public view: Govt

To encourage people's participation in policy making, all ministries were today asked by the government not to frame or amend recruitment rules without seeking public comments.

Oct 13, 2015, 15:43 PM IST

Govt to hire retired officers to probe corruption complaints

Mentally and physically-sound retired Central and state governments employees will be engaged by the Centre for conducting departmental inquiries against delinquent officials, a move aimed at checking delay in finalising such proceedings and pendency.

Oct 08, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Govt employees to enjoy rafting, jungle safaris to enhance risk-taking capacities

The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) feels that adventure sports will cull the impact of stress and sedentary life on government servants.

Oct 04, 2015, 13:08 PM IST

PMO creates a list of 125 corrupt officers

Prime Minister Office has created a list of 125 officers who are corrupt. The list will be sent to DoPT who will further give a VRS to the officers.

Sep 30, 2015, 16:14 PM IST