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India Post floats online customer feedback survey

The Customer Feedback Survey will be put in place for three months starting February 16.

Feb 20, 2018, 12:35 PM IST

Govt's Twitter Sewa to address telecom users' complaints

Telecom and postal service users can now file complaints with the government directly on social media platform Twitter.

Aug 02, 2016, 16:31 PM IST

Drug peddlers using postal route to send contraband in Maharashtra

With the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) cracking down on courier companies delivering parcels without checking, drug peddlers and dealers have begun to turn to the postal service to send the contraband.

Jun 30, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

Britain to fully privatise postal service to slash debt

Britain`s newly-elected government on Thursday outlined plans to sell off its remaining stake in the Royal Mail as part of efforts to cut state debt by £4.5 billion ($6.9 billion, 6.1 billion euros).

Jun 04, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Insecure postal database vulnerable to fraud: CAG

The database of Department of Posts has not been secured and is easily susceptible to data manipulation and fraud, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on Friday warned.

May 08, 2015, 15:12 PM IST

Now, a 'postal service' to send mementos to moon

You may have heard people “promising the moon” to their lovers across the ages, but have you ever thought of immortalising your memories on the moon?

Dec 13, 2014, 23:18 PM IST

Canada`s postal service to phase out home delivery

Canada`s postal service said today it will phase out home delivery within urban centers within the next five years as it begins to post significant financial losses due to growing use of digital communication.

Dec 11, 2013, 23:56 PM IST

US Postal Service seeks 30,000 job cuts via buyouts

The US Postal Service, the nation`s second-largest employer, offered buyouts on Tuesday to quickly slash up to 30,000 jobs as it grapples with declining mail volume and embraces more automation.

Aug 26, 2009, 12:21 PM IST