Vietnam removes over 10,000 civil servant's posts

 Vietnam has scrapped 10,004 posts of civil servants during the first half of 2016 in a bid to reduce the administrative system`s payroll, an official said on Monday.

Jul 04, 2016, 13:05 PM IST
7th Central Pay Commission: Good news! Ministries can raise afresh salary hike demand

7th Central Pay Commission: Good news! Ministries can raise afresh salary hike demand

Ministries and departments can raise afresh the demand for pay revision if they find that some of the justified suggestions made by the staff associations were not accepted by the 7th Central Pay Commission.

Feb 04, 2016, 20:05 PM IST

Corporate espionage scandal: Main focus is to stop unauthorised entry into ministries, says CISF

In the wake of the recent corporate espionage scandal, the CISF on Monday said it will ensure tight access control and "anti-sabotage measures" at sensitive government installations and ministries that it secures in the national capital.

Mar 09, 2015, 21:47 PM IST

Ministries asked to stop info leaks to media

Various ministries, including Home and Defence, have been asked to take necessary steps to prevent leakage of classified information to the media and fix responsibility in case the leakage takes pl

Jan 02, 2015, 00:31 AM IST

Dispose pensioners' complaints within 2 months: Govt tells ministries

Concerned over undue delay in addressing grievances of pensioners, government has directed all ministries to resolve the issues within two months of receiving the complaints.

Apr 04, 2014, 16:03 PM IST

Ministries may be asked to seek public view before framing laws

Apparently taking a leaf out of Aam Aadmi Party`s strategy, the government is mulling a proposal to make it mandatory for Union Ministries to elicit public opinion before framing legislations.

Jan 07, 2014, 17:49 PM IST

CVC mulls technical audits of major ministries

In a move aimed at checking corruption in government projects, the CVC is contemplating frequent technical vigilance audits in major departments.

Apr 01, 2012, 15:10 PM IST

PM asks ministries to prepare skill devp plans

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has asked the
ministries to prepare plans with special
focus on skilling needs of minorities, SC, ST and backwards.

Jan 19, 2012, 21:32 PM IST

Inclusion of more ministries in SSA council

The govt approved inclusion of more ministries in the governing council and
executive committee of SSA as well as RMSA.

Jul 28, 2011, 17:28 PM IST

NHRC notice to states on banning use of asbestos

The NHRC Wednesday issued notices on
banning the use of white asbestos, to all states and territories along with several Union Ministries and asked them to file a status report on it within four weeks.

Jul 06, 2011, 13:41 PM IST

Pak devolves ministries, but retains ministers

A civil society organisation has demanded that the Pakistan government right-size the cabinet.

Jun 30, 2011, 14:52 PM IST

Constructions in Delhi Ridge: Court notice to ministries

The Delhi HC has issued notice to the ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) and the ministry of defence (MoD) on a petition seeking a stay on the construction of staff quarters by cutting trees in Delhi`s green Ridge area.

May 20, 2011, 11:04 AM IST

Ministries discuss piracy, deployment of guards on vessels

The meeting chaired by Cabinet Secretary KM
Chandrasekhar was attended by senior officials of several ministries including Defence, Home Affairs, External Affairs
and Shipping.

May 06, 2011, 20:06 PM IST

Pak`s intelligence agencies seize records of ministries

Pakistani intelligence agencies have seized the records of two federal ministries to investigate an alleged institutional lapse in objecting to
"Indian aggression" on sharing of river waters, a media claimed.

Apr 16, 2011, 19:54 PM IST

MGP says would oppose English even at the cost of ministries

Congress-led Goa government on Saturday
stood divided over the issue of medium of instruction (MOI),
with one of the coalition partners opposing English.

Mar 26, 2011, 19:56 PM IST

Pakistan SC summons foreign, finance and interior secretaries

The SC of Pakistan summoned federal secretaries of Interior, Foreign and Finance ministries.

May 17, 2010, 20:50 PM IST

Ministries to score zero if performance below 60%

Union ministries, which will
undergo performance evaluation from this year, will fetch a
zero for a task on their report cards if they fail to achieve
60 per cent of the target.

May 13, 2010, 17:54 PM IST

No unanimity among ministries on EOC

Absence of consensus among
ministries has created a hurdle in the setting up of an Equal
Opportunities Commission (EOC) at least for the time being.

May 10, 2010, 14:44 PM IST

LS passes demands of grants to various ministries

Lok Sabha today passed the demands
for grants of various ministries to the tune of Rs 46,61,038
crore without any discussion.

Apr 27, 2010, 21:27 PM IST

Field publicity wing flooded with requests from ministries

The government`s field publicity
wing, entrusted with tasks like advocating Centre`s policies
in Naxal-affected areas, has been "flooded" with requests from
various ministries to promote their campaigns.

Apr 14, 2010, 19:04 PM IST