Ukrainian forces fended off an attack by pro-Russian separatists on a border post in the east of the country late on Thursday in the second major attack on a post straddling Ukraine and Russia in recent days.
Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao is poised to get an extension with the Government deciding to give a two-year tenure for the country`s top diplomatic post, like the Home Secretary, Cabinet Secretary and Intelligence chiefs.
The Delhi government has
started posting on its website the daily report carrying
details of patients from economically weaker sections who are
given free beds in private hospitals after orders from the
CIC in this regard.
Uttarakhand government has
removed the state DGP, the Dehra Dun SSP and SP (city) from
their posts, apparently bowing to pressure from ruling BJP
MLAs after one of their colleagues was allegedly beaten up by
Treading cautiously on the issue of government formation in Jharkhand, Congress today said it was closely watching the situation and ruled out the possibility of offering chief ministership to anyone in the state.
The Central Administrative
Tribunal (CAT) has termed it "arbitrary" the practice of
keeping regular posts vacant due to less load of work in
government departments despite availability of ad-hoc
candidates to fill the seats.
China`s communist elite opened an annual conclave Tuesday at which they are expected to appoint the Vice President to a powerful military commission — a move that would cement his status as heir to the China`s presidency.