Nepal to send officials to Iraq to bring back freed workers

Four days after a group of kidnapped Nepalis, along with other foreign citizens, were released in Iraq the Nepalese government Tuesday decided to dispatch a high level task force to Iraq to bring them back home safely, officials said.

Senior US, Iran, EU officials to meet Monday

Iranian, U.S. and European Union officials will start two days of talks about Tehran`s nuclear programme on Monday, Iran said, giving its first word about what appears to be a bid to rescue faltering wider negotiations on ending a decade-old dispute.

Officials conduct raids across Delhi

In an excercise aimed at curbing graft and irregularities, officials of the Delhi government today conducted raids and inspections at various places across the national capital.

Class XI student comes to school drunk; suspended for 20 days

In a shocking incident, a class XI student of a government school in the district was allegedly found drunk while writing his quarterly examination following which he had been suspended for 20 days, officials said on Friday.

Blackbucks rescued by forest officials

Three blackbucks were rescued by forest officials near Tara Tarini Temple in Ganjam district of Odisha, officials said on Tuesday.

Over 1.11 mn officials probed for corruption in China

Chinese prosecutors are probing more than 1.11 million officials besides over 8.30 lakh enterprises for complaints of corruption as the President stepped up his anti-graft drive invoking Mao Zedong`s similar campaign decades ago.

Egyptian officials fly to UAE to discuss arrests

Two senior Egyptian officials today flew to the United Arab Emirates to discuss the arrest of 11 Egyptians accused of forming a Muslim Brotherhood cell in the Arab country, Cairo airport officials said.

Six Revenue Department officials suspended

Six Revenue Department officials have been suspended for allegedly issuing false income certificates to government servants to get financial assistance.

Over 2,500 officials booked for corruption by CBI

Over 2,500 officials working in various govt offices were booked by the CBI for their alleged involvement in corruption during the last three years.

Social welfare scam: FIR filed against 12 officials

The social welfare department here lodged a criminal case against twelve officials including a former district social welfare officer.

Govt to deal with officials overstaying deputation

The Centre has asked all its departments to deal strictly with officials overstaying deputation period.

Protect Ambedkar statues:AP Govt.

Andhra Pradesh Government directed Collectors and Superintendents of Police to take necessary measures for protection of statues
of B R Ambedkar.

Housing Board officials given seven years RI

A court in Guwahati has sentenced four
officials of Assam State Housing Board to seven years of
rigorous imprisonment for forgery of housing loans.

CBI officials unhappy with Lokpal provisions?

The proposed move to make preliminary enquiry by Lokpal mandatory before giving cases to CBI will "severely impair" its effectiveness, sources said.

Maya warns strict action against erring officials

Uttar Pradesh CM Mayawati warned government officials that any laxity in
development works and on the law and order front would not be
tolerated.

K’taka illegal mining: 600 officials face action

Karnataka government prepares to punish over 600 officials, a record for the country, over illegal mining.

1,000 Texas homes burned in past week: Officials

At least 5,000 people were forced from their homes, and about 400 were in emergency shelters.

DDA to allow CWG flats to Central govt officials

The Delhi Development Authority
has decided to allot CWG Village flats from its pool to
Central Government and PSU officials after they made several
requests in this regard.

Delhi govt officials in alleged land scam

Major irregularities have been
noticed in regularising an unauthorised industrial area,
spread in about 150 acres in the national capital, allegedly
in connivance with certain Delhi government officials.

Over 130 officials under CVC scanner for graft

Nearly 130 officials from different
government departments, including the Central Board of Excise
and Customs and Railways, have come under the lens of Central
Vigilance Commission for alleged corruption.