Andhra mulls roping in Postal Dept for various govt schemes

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Secretary I Y R Krishna Rao on Saturday emphasised the need to leverage rural post office networks for financial inclusion and delivery of state government releases, including salaries to anganwadi workers and payment of utility bills, among others.

Consumer court fines postal department in Arunachal

A consumer court in an Arunachal district has imposed a fine on postal department for negligence of duty in delivering an important document to a customer.

Country`s third AMPC to come up in Hyderabad

An Automated Mail Processing Centre (AMPC) is being established near Shamsabad on the city outskirts by India Post for speedy sorting and delivery of mail, a senior official said Friday.

Supreme Court gets dedicated customised pin code

With the Supreme Court getting a dedicated customised pin code, the delivery of petitions and other urgent mails would be faster.

Rs 82 lakh belonging to postal dept peon frozen

A special anti-money laundering court in Delhi has frozen Rs 82 lakh belonging to a postal service peon here for allegedly defrauding the department and investors through postal saving schemes.

BJP slams decision to discontinue telegram service

The BJP on Saturday slammed the Centre`s decision to discontinue the 160-year-old telegram service from July 15 saying it was the first step at weakening the postal department and demanded that it be restored.

Trouble in delivery of Aadhaar cards in AP

The Postal Department in Andhra Pradesh has claimed it has been facing difficulty in disbursing Aadhar cards.

J&K Postal Dept’s unique way to connect with people

J&K on Friday became the first state in the country to organise the `Post Master General (PMG) Walk` as part of the "people connect" programme of the Department of Posts.

Ensure letters reach on time: NCDRC to postal depa

The postal department is duty bound to ensure that letters reach their destination in time against all odds, the apex consumer commission has said.

‘Public service work no ground for non revision of rent`

The postal department had opposed her plea saying it had hired the premises for providing public services and not for any profit making enterprise.

Postal department capable of creating revolution: PC

The postal department is capable of revolutionising society with its host of services to the people, especially the poor, according to Union Home Minister P Chidambaram.