VK Yadav assumes office as Railway Board Chairman in extended term, likely to be its first-ever CEO
Vinod Kumar Yadav, who assumed office as the Chairman Railway Board on Wednesday in his extended term, is likely to be its first-ever CEO, a post created recently as part of a major administrative restructuring of the national transporter.
Pune: Congress MLA left out of Maharashtra cabinet, supporters attack party office
Supporters of Bhor Congress MLA Sangram Thopte on Tuesday ...
Realty hot spot series: This Chennai locality has many ready-to-move-in properties for home buyers
This locality has ready-to-move-in homes a...
NCDs preferred route for government AIF to invest in stuck realty projects
Government expects 15-17% returns from last-mile finance; fund gets first charge on project. While the fund will preferably offer last-mile financing for projects that are stuck in the absence of funding options, it expects the project proponent to have incurred at least 30% construction cost already.
Russian authorities raid Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny’s Moscow office
Navalny and his allies said the raid on his Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK) was carried out by the Federal Bailiffs Service and was connected to his refusal to delete a video investigation which levelled graft allegations against Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and billionaire businessman Alisher Usmanov.
Merger of services won't hurt officers' seniority: Railway Board chairman
These remarks came amid fears among officers that the merger of railway services would cost them seniority.
Railway services merger: Goyal allays fear of officers over seniority
The railway minister said that officers will have an equal opportunity based on merit cum seniority.
I-T searches at Dishman Carbogen Amcis offices, manufacturing units
"The officials of Income-Tax Department conducted a search at the Company''s Offices and Manufacturing sites. Company has extended full co-operation to the officials during the search and provided all the information sought," the company said in a regulatory filing.
No classified files should be in e-office format: Govt manual
The latest central govt manual says that no classified files should be in e-office format. It also firms up the clauses to ensure confidentiality of official communication, even as it opens up VPN based access to e-files to deputy secretaries of the government of India.
Railway services merger: Officers worried over seniority, career growth
The Union Cabinet on Tuesday approved the organisational restructuring of the railways through unification of the existing eight Group A services into one central service — the Indian Railway Management Service (IRMS). Ministry officials said the move was required as there was huge “departmentalism” that delayed many projects.
Mercury rises slightly in north India, Odisha experiences rainfall
It was a clear morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature settling at 7.6 degrees Celsius, normal for this time of the year. The air quality in the city was recorded in the "very poor" category after being in the "severe" zone for the past two days. The Air Quality Index (AQI) was 390 in the national capital at 8.43 am, according to the CPCB.
Realty sector: System-wide credit losses to lenders jump to 7.33% in June 2019
System-wide credit losses have jumped from 5.74% in June 2018, according to the RBI data.
Stock market update: Realty shares down; Sunteck Realty dips 2%
The Nifty Realty index was trading 0.7 per cent down at 278.5 .
Becky Schmitt to be new chief people officer at Cognizant
Humpries said in the mail, "To succeed Jim, I am pleased to announce that we have hired Becky Schmitt as our new EVP and Chief People Officer. She brings 24 years of experience in developing talent and designing and delivering modern, market-leading HR strategies globally," he said.
Minor fire at SPG reception area at 9 LKM; PM's office, residence not affected: PMO
"There was a minor fire at 9, Lok Kalyan Marg caused by a short circuit. This was not in PM's residential or office area but in the SPG reception area of the LKM complex. The fire is very much under control now," the PMO tweeted.
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