Saturday, Dec 10, 2022



Extra attempt in UPSC exam: SC urges Govt to consider representation in light of committee report

April 01, 2022 6:17 pm

A bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar was hearing a plea filed by three aspirants who had cleared the UPSC 2021 prelims exam but could not appear in all papers of the main exam after testing positive for COVID-19 and are now seeking an extra attempt to appear in the exams.

UPSC CSE 2020: Delhi HC asks DoPT to give number of vacancies, reservations as per RPWD Act

August 02, 2021 3:48 pm

Petitioner organisation Evara Foundation has contended that due to an inadequate number of advertised vacancies for visually impaired and those having multiple disabilities, fewer candidates belonging to these two categories would qualify for the main examination.

Railway employees can now avail LTC but there's a rider

March 29, 2018 5:02 pm

"The matter has been considered in this department in consultation with Ministry of Railways. It has been decided that Railway employees may be allowed to avail all-India LTC once in a block of four years...," the Ministry said.

Online platform for employees to access all service details

December 25, 2017 7:54 pm

The minister launched 25 applications of five modules of the system. The five modules include personal information system which has functionalities of self-updating by employees and the one for claiming and subsequent sanctioning of all kind of leaves.

Central govt employees asked to declare assets by April 15

July 28, 2016 5:21 pm

The DoPT has already made it clear that there will be no extension in the last date of filing the returns.

Govt asks ministries to stop conducting interviews for junior posts

December 30, 2015 3:16 am

From January 1, 2016, there will be no recruitment with interview at the junior level posts in government of India ministries, departments, attached and subordinate offices, autonomous bodies and PSUs.

DoPT urges retiring babus to leave achievement notes

November 14, 2015 2:18 am

While the retiring employees can look back with satisfaction and a sense of fulfillment, the written account left by them could serve as a vital database for future improvement, he added.

DoPT scanner on Railways over creation of top posts for projects

October 28, 2015 3:34 am

The DoPT has also asked the Railways how many “work charged posts” have been phased out after completion of the projects.

Govt considers new rules: IAS, IPS officers may lose job if absent from duty for a month

September 09, 2015 6:24 am

The DoPT has sent the draft rules to secretaries of state governments and UTs for their comments.

Abolishing interviews: Govt to start identifying posts

September 09, 2015 4:10 am

The government would soon identify all those posts, particularly at junior level like Group III and IV, where an interview is avoidable and will stop this practice.