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Central Information Commission has 24,000-second appeals and complaints pending

Approximately 24,000-second appeals and complaints are pending with (CIC) Central Information Commission  Minister of State for Personnel Mr. Jitendra Singh said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha. The CIC has informed that 23,978-second appeals/complaints are pending as on July 26, 2018. State governments have been advised to explore the feasibility of implementing an online RTI portal in their ...

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Trinamool, TDP, Congress,stage protests in Lok Sabha

Trinamool Congress, The Congress, and the TDP today staged protests in the Lok Sabha demanding immediate introduction of a bill to strengthen the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and protection of Bengalis in Assam following the publication of draft NRC. As soon as the House took up the day’s business, opposition members trooped in the Well and sought suspension of ...

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A new Dalit outfit to Kejriwal: Dalits shouldn’t be employed as manual scavengers

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been given a memorandum by  Dalit delegation today, containing a set of demands that include not employing them as manual scavengers. Around 150 members of the Dalit Shoshan Mukti Manch (DSMM) gathered at the ITO and demanded equal rights for the community. Woman activist and CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat supported the protest and said ...

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Fuel price hiked after a month-long relief

Petrol and diesel prices on Thursday were hiked for the first time after a relief of one month as international rates are on the rise and rupee is on a decline. The increase of 16 paisa a litre in petrol and 12 paisa per litre in diesel came after an 8-day self-imposed hiatus in rate revisions by state-oil firms in ...

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ACC approves appointments of officers at Joint Secretary/Joint Secretary equivalent level

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the following appointments of officers at Joint Secretary/Joint Secretary equivalent level with pay at Level 14 (Rs1,44,200 – 2,18,2001-) of the Pay Matrix: (1) appointment of Shri Saurabh Endley, IRSME (1990), as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, from the date of assumption of thecharge of the post, for ...

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Shasidhar K. Srinivas appointed as Chairman of MPEDA

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the proposal for appointment of Shasidhar K. Srinivas, IAS (KL:1997) as Chairman (JS level), Marine Products Exports Development Authority (MPEDA), Kochi under the Department of Commerce  from the date of assumption of charge of the post, for a combined tenure of seven years up to 08.02.2022, or until further orders, whichever is ...

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PM Modi says good governance, development Centre’s key goals in J&K

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said.“Good governance, development, responsibility and accountability” are the Centre’s key goals in Jammu andKashmir “Recurrent terror attacks” that were common under the UPA rule are now history, Modi asserted in an interview to Swarajya magazine while discussing wide-ranging issues of internal security, including Maoist violence and the situation in the North East Jammu and ...

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