J&K: 'Background checks essential before hiring school staff'

 A body of private schools in Kashmir has decided to carry out background checks before hiring any staff including teachers and drivers.

Chinese CEO takes 6400 of staff on 4-day holiday to France

Chinese CEO takes 6400 of staff on 4-day holiday to France

A Chinese boss has taken 6,400 of his staff on a four day holiday to France that finished with a world-record breaking human chain in the Cote D'Azur.

UN staff flee war-torn Yemen, Russia voices concern

The United Nations evacuated staff from war-torn Yemen on Saturday as Russia warned Saudi-led air strikes on Iranian-backed rebels were affecting crunch nuclear talks between world powers and Tehran.

Madrid metro memo tells staff to keep an eye on gays

Madrid`s metro has opened an investigation into a memo circulated to employees that listed gays, beggars and musicians as problem groups that needed extra vigilance, it said Thursday.

Staff shortage cause baggage delay at London`s Gatwick Airport

Passengers at London`s busy Gatwick Airport are facing delays of up to 90 minutes to reclaim their baggage due to shortage of staff at one of the three baggage handling companies, according to a media report today.

Australia cuts embassy staff in Iraq

Australia is following the United States and evacuating embassy staff from strife-torn Iraq, officials said today.

UN troops deploy in Somali capital to defend staff

A special UN military force to protect aid workers deployed for the first time in the war-ravaged Somali capital Sunday, amid a wave of attacks blamed on Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab insurgents.

Pvt college lab assistant throws acid on staff, girls in Tamil Nadu

A lab assistant in a local private college on Friday allegedly threw acid on two staff injuring them and two girl students, and later tried to commit suicide by consuming cyanide, police said.

Michael Jackson `dropped pants` in front of staff

Michael Jackson`s former body-guard, Michael LaPerruque, has revealed that the late singer was a secret flasher, who used to drop his pants in front of staff.

Municipal Corporations grappling with staff crunch

As per official figures, the number of posts remaining vacant in North Delhi Municipal Corporation stands at 877 out of 5,025 sanctioned posts.

Syria crisis: UN decides to call back staff over security concerns

As situation deteriorates in Syria with heavy bombardments in the vicinity of Damascus, United Nations has decided to call back its international staff from Syria as a safety measure.

BBC chief to staff: Stop tweeting our troubles

The beleaguered BBC is asking its staff to tone down the tweets.

Nagpur University calls back deputed staff

Gondwana Univ here might run into administrative trouble with eight of its staff members who were sent on deputation, have been asked to come back.

`Minority schools can`t be forced to absorb staff`

The Constitution has guaranteed autonomy to the minority schools and the government has no right to intervene with certain decisions of the school.

Two MES staff held for passing Army secrets to Pak

Two employees of Military Engineering Service (MES) have been arrested on the charges of spying Army secrets to Pak, police said.

Pension for UP govt staff joining after April 2005

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday
said it would provide pension to all employees who joined
services in the state post April 1, 2005 after serving in
Central or other state governments.

‘Maharashtra Govt plans training policy for staff’

On the lines of the national
training policy, Maharashtra government is coming out with a
policy for training all rungs of its employees, Minister of
State for General Administration Fauzia Khan said here on Tuesday.

Rupert Murdoch tells staff taking steps to address past

News Corp head Rupert Murdoch has told staff in an email the company is taking steps to ensure serious problems never happen again there and that staff who betrayed trust must be held to account, following a phone-hacking scandal at one of his papers.

CBI efficiency tag under severe stress

About 2,300 cases have been pending with the CBI for over a decade.

CBI efficiency tag under severe stress

About 2,300 cases have been pending with the CBI for over a decade.