Congress favours Secretariats in both Jammu and Srinagar

Congress on Sunday demanded that the Jammu and Kashmir government give up the bi-annual exercise of shifting of Secretariat, saying it was a "wasteful exercise" that would drain resources of the state which is grappling with the aftermath of the devastating floods.

UP secretariat to go paperless

In a bid to increase efficiency and bring transparency in the working of its offices, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to make all departments of the secretariat paperless, a senior official said today.

Delhi varsity students plan demonstration outside Secretariat

A group of Delhi University students has decided to stage a demonstration outside the Delhi Secretariat to press for their demands of affordable education, transport and accommodation before the Chief Minister.

Azam Khan`s staff shifted to Secretariat

Accepting the demand of transfer made by some staff members of state Urban Development Minister Mohd Azam Khan over use of "abusive" language by him, the Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday shifted them to Secretariat.

J&K govt sets up winter secretariat in Srinagar

The Jammu and Kashmir government has set up a winter secretariat here for addressing the problems of people in the Valley.

From Calcutta to Kolkata: Different names, similar problems

Observing that problems that plagued Kolkata (then Calcutta) during British rule have persisted, two West Bengal archivists on Friday cited as example the decision to shift the state secretariat - albeit temporarily.

Telangana: Pro-Andhra employees at Secretariat to go on strike

The pro-united Andhra Pradesh employees at state Secretariat on Wednesday announced indefinite strike from September 2 midnight.

CPI-M lay siege to Secretariat, Collectorates

CPI-M workers laid siege to the govt Secretariat and district collectorates to protest the "failure" of the Centre .

Summer secretariat started in Jammu

In order to address public grievances, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister on Monday kick-started the summer secretariat in Jammu.

Renovated chamber in Secretariat awaits Bengal CM

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will on Monday step into her new look chamber at the Writers` Buildings.

Mamata annoyed at lack of infrastructure in state secretariat

West Bengal Chief Minister
Mamata Banerjee expressed annoyance at the lack of
infrastructure in the state secretariat, saying the situation
is so bad that she was finding it difficult to work.

HC orders notice to Jaya over shifting TN Assembly, Secretariat

Madras HC ordered notice to CM J Jayalalithaa, the Chief
Secretary and Public Works Secretary on a PIL petition seeking
an interim injunction to prevent the Tamil Nadu govt from shifting the state Secretariat and Assembly.

PIL in Madras HC against shifting TN Assembly, Secretariat

A PIL petition was filed on Tuesday in the Madras High Court seeking to forbear the Tamil Nadu Government from shifting the state Secretariat and Assembly from the complex built by previous DMK Government to Fort St George.

Hoax call creates security scare in Shillong secretariat

An anonymous phone call about
an abandoned bag lying inside the complex, threw security
agencies into a tizzy at the high security Meghalaya
secretariat.

Chidambaram`s letter yet to reach Bengal Secretariat

Union Home Minister P Chidambaram`s letter to West Bengal CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee questioning the role of central forces in Jangalmahal is yet to reach the State Secretariat, a day after it was disclosed to the media.

Hoax bomb scare at AP Secretariat

As many as five anonymous
phone calls, claiming that a bomb was planted in the Andhra
Pradesh Secretariat which houses the Chief Minister`s Office
among others, today sent the police into a tizzy.

Civil secretariat reopens in Srinagar after six months

Jammu and Kashmir`s civil secretariat, including the offices of the chief minister, his cabinet colleagues and senior bureaucrats, reopened here Monday after a six-month sojourn in the winter capital Jammu.

Several injured as Nepal Maoists lay siege to secretariat

Nepalese riot police clashed
with thousands of Maoists who laid siege to the main secretariat Sunday, injuring at least 18 protesters and
policemen in a political standoff with the govt to force
the prime minister to quit.

Govt invites employee on strike for talks

With employees of the civil
secretariat observing a strike today amid protests in the
complex, the government invited leaders of various employees
organisations on strike to discuss their demands on March 19.

Fire at Kerala secretariat

A fire broke out at
the office of Kerala Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac in
the secretariat here today, causing some anxious moments to
the staff, but he was not present there at that time.