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JEE Advanced 2019 exam date announced; check details here

The gateway to gain admission to one of the 23 IITs in the country, Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced examination 2019 is scheduled to be conducted in May 19. The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, which will conduct the examination next year, has released the exam date on its official website -jeeadv.ac.in. Interested candidates […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
#MeToo movement: Union Minister MJ Akbar resigns

New Delhi: Following a spate of sexual harassment allegations, Union Minister of State for External Affairs (MEA) MJ Akbar resigned from his post today. The resignation came a day before a Delhi court is to take up the defamation case filed by Akbar against one of the journalists. Earlier on Monday, Akbar had filed a […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
OJEE dates announced; check more details here

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government is likely to conduct the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) on May 12, 2019. Special OJEE will be conducted on July 21. OJEE Chairman, Sudip Kumar Chand informed that the decision on the tentative dates was taken at the Policy Planning Board meeting today. The examination will be conducted for Lateral […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Asian Games 2018: Indian Sport Climbing squad announced in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Sport Climbing squad for the upcoming Asian Games to be held in Indonesia from August 18 was announced by the Indian Mountaineering Foundation in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday. This is the first time that a sport climbing squad will represent India in the prestigious championship. The team comprising Karnataka’s Bharath Pereira, Manipur’s Maibam […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Puri Srimandir's Patitapaban Bana: Flag that symbolises the Lord

Puri: For lakhs of devotees thronging the Jagannath Temple in Puri, the flag atop the 12th-century shrine named ‘Patitapaban Bana’ is the first glimpse of the lord before setting foot inside temple. It is believed that a mere sight of the flag uplifts the downtrodden – that’s how it derived its name – Patitapaban. Jagannath […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
14-Day Lockdown Begins In Odisha: Know Revised Norms, What's Open, What's Shut

Bhubaneswar: To contain the unabated rise in the COVID-19 cases in the State, a 14-day lockdown has begun in Odisha from today. With the lockdown coming into effect, several restrictions have been imposed on the regular activities across the State with several establishments and units remaining shut during the 14-day lockdown. So, know what will […]

  • Tuesday, 27 July 2021
Ex-Defence Minister George Fernandes no more

New Delhi: Former Defence Minister George Fernandes died here on Tuesday after prolonged illness. He was 88. Fernandes was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Recently, he contracted swine flu, his family sources said. Fernandes, a long-time socialist, rose to political prominence when he led the Bombay Taxi Unions Association and defeated “uncrowned king of Bombay” S.K. […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
7th pay commission update on pension hike
7th Pay Commission: No Republic Day Bonanza for Central Govt Employees?

7th Pay Commission: The wait of Central government employees seems to be not going to end soon. There were reports of hike in the minimum pay the CG employees ahead of Republic Day, but it is believed that the wait will be a bit longer. As per reports, the Narendra Modi government is not going […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
7th Pay Commission: Another Big Hike Announcement For Central Govt Employees

7th Pay Commission: In a big  announcement ahead of Republic Day, the Narendra Modi government has made two major announcements under 7th Pay Commission for the Central government employees. After announcing a 200 per cent hike in the running allowance for the employees of Indian Railways, the Modi government has approved 300 per cent hike in […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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7th Pay Commission: 'Republic Day Bonanza' for These Central Govt Employees

7th Pay Commission: Much ahead of the Republic Day, the Narendra Modi government has reportedly decidied to come up with a bonanza for some of its Central government employees. According to a ZeeBiz report, the Indian Railways has decided to increase the running allowance of its guards, assistant loco and pilots loco pilots by more […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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7th Pay Commission: New Year Gift! Govt Approves Recommendations

New Delhi: In a New gift to the lakhs of employees, the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has approved a proposal to extend the seventh pay commission recommendations to academic staff of government and aided technical institutions. The government has reportedly granted Rs 1,241 crore for this purpose. “This will directly benefit 29,264 teachers […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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7th Pay Commission: 'Disappointment' Follows Central govt employees!

A year already passed, but the demand of the Central government employees is yet to be met… One after another, several expected dates of an announcement passed and disappointment never left the CG employees alone. Adding to the woes, the decision of the government to come up with an interim budget has once again dashed […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
7th Pay Commission: New Year Bonanza! Revised Salaries, Pending Arrears by March 2019?

7th Pay Commission: The pay hike as per the recommendation of the commission has been a coffee and lunch-break discussion since the very of its implementation. While the Central government employees have been demanding a minimum pay hike, there seems to be no head way in this regard as the government has recently cleared that […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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UPSC Civil Services Exam 2019: Big Announcement on Age Criteria by Govt!

Bhubaneswar: Amid media reports that had been making rounds that the age limit to appear the UPSC civil services exam might be reduced, government today clarified that there is no such proposal to make any revision in the same. Minister of State for Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Jitendra Singh told ANI […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
7th Pay Commission: No Pay Hike for Central Government Employees!

In yet another disappointment for the Central government employees, the government has reportedly denied of having any proposal for a pay hike of the employees beyond the recommendation of the 7th Pay Commission. The Central government employees have been demanding a further hike in the minimum pay but the recent news has almost put an […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021