Tag: Central Govt

Nobody Losing Jobs Due To Non-Vaccination, Centre Tells SC

The Centre on Monday refuted the argument by advocate Prashant Bhushan that people are losing their jobs and ration allegedly due to the Covid-19 vaccine mandates issued by various state governments.

Govt can now extend tenure of Home, Defence, IB, RAW chiefs up to 5 yrs

The Central government on Monday extended the tenure of the Home Secretary, Defence Secretary, Director of Intelligence Bureau and Secretary of Research and Analysis Wing for a period of two years.

Supreme Court
State can't issue sweeping directions to withdraw consent for CBI probe: Centre to SC

Centre told the Supreme Court that the state government cannot claim a right to issue omnibus, sweeping, and overarching directions to withdraw consent for a CBI probe into any matter

PM Poshan Scheme
Centre To Launch PM Poshan Scheme For Govt School Children

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the launching of a new meal scheme -- 'Pradhan Mantri Poshan Shakti Nirman' scheme -- for government and government-aided schools for the next five years.

Work Place
Govt To Allow Covid Vaccination At Workplaces From April 11

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The centre on Wednesday informed that it will soon allow vaccination sessions to be organised at workplaces (public and private offices) to ramp up the Covid-19 vaccination drive…

Modi Govt Launches 'Jal Shakti Abhiyan' For Water Conservation

New Delhi: On the lines of the ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’, the Central government on Monday launched ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’ – a campaign for water conservation and water security, in the wake of an acute water crisis in the country. Teams of officers from the Central government will visit and work with district administration in 1,592 […]

Centre approves proposal for Bolangir bypass

Bhubaneswar/Bolangir: The Central government on Tuesday approved the proposal for a bypass road in Bolangir with an estimated cost of Rs 190 crore for land acquisition purpose. Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, in a letter to Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, informed about the decision. Locals of Bolangir town had been demanding and even staged demonstration […]

7th Pay Commission: No further hike for Central govt employees as of now

Patience has been trusted enough…And it seems the Central government employees can no longer keep their hope alive by just sitting on chairs and so they have reportedly planned to hit the streets. A resolution has been passed for the same by the National Joint Council of Action (NJCA) which directed all affiliates to hold […]