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20 October, 2017 9:21 AM Porayar bus depot roof collapse: Opposition parties say they had warned govt about bad condition of building

CHENNAI: Opposition parties and trade unions on Friday blamed the state government for the deaths of eight Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) employees in a roof collapse at a bus depot at Porayar in Nagapattinam district. DMK working president M K Stalin said it was worrying that eight transport corporation employees had died due to the roof collapse 24

18 October, 2017 6:29 AM 7th Pay Commission: Diwali cheer for 12 lakh employees, pensioners as Rajasthan govt implements recommendations

Rajasthan government employees will draw revised salaries from November following the implementation of Seventh Pay Commission's recommendations. Bringing in Diwali cheer to more than 12 lakh employees and pensioners, the Vasundhara Raje-led Rajasthan government has implemented the recommendations of the Seventh Pay Commission. Rajasthan government employees 12

17 October, 2017 4:51 PM Rajasthan govt implements 7th pay commission recommendations

Ahead of Diwali, the Rajasthan government on Tuesday implemented the recommendations of the 7th pay commission, a decision that will benefit over 12 lakh employees and pensioners. Government employees will get the revised salary from the month of October, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said on Tuesday in a statement. Raje said that she had promised to implement 26

17 October, 2017 11:51 AM Time for health revolution under the aegis of Ayurveda: Modi

Govt working towards Ayurveda hospital in each district, says the Prime Minister. The government is working towards setting up an Ayurveda hospital in each district of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 and asserted that time had come for a “health revolution” under the aegis of the traditional medicine system 25

17 October, 2017 8:45 AM MSRTC strike: Passengers face hardships, exhort govt for help

Thousands of long-distance passengers planning to travel to their hometowns are facing hardships due to an indefinite strike by employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC). The MSRTC employees are on a strike demanding a pay hike. The employees are demanding implementation of the 7th Pay Commission and an interim hike of 25% till the recommendations 32

17 October, 2017 3:37 AM 85% of Indians trust govt, 27% want a 'strong leader': Pew survey

More than four-fifths of Indian citizens trust the government, but, interestingly, the majority also support military rule and autocracy, a new survey by the Pew Research Center, Pew survey said on Monday. "In India, where the economy has grown on average by 6.9% since 2012, 85% (of people) trust their national government," Pew Research said in a report 24

16 October, 2017 8:30 AM K'taka: Six killed in roof collapse due to cylinder blast, govt. announces compensation

At least six people were killed and a few are feared trapped after a two-storeyed residential building collapsed due to a cylinder blast in Bengaluru's Ejipura district. Bengaluru Development Minister K.J. George has announced that a compensation of Rs. 5 lakh would be given to the kin of the deceased. Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy also visited the spot and said that cylinders 30

16 October, 2017 6:03 AM PM Narendra Modi govt to give Rs 10,000 crore to 20 universities to make them world-class

In order to make universities world-class, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently announced the decision to give Rs 10,000 crore to 20 varsities across India. In order to make universities world-class, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently announced to give Rs 10,000 crore to 20 varsities across India. This announcement from the PM Modi came after 28

13 October, 2017 8:54 AM MP Govt Reduces VAT on Petrol by 3% and Diesel by 5%

Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government on Friday reduced the value-added tax (VAT) on petrol and diesel by 3 and 5 percent, respectively. The state government also withdrew the additional cess of Rs 1.50 per litre on diesel. Notably, the BJP-ruled Gujarat and Maharashtra states had also earlier this week reduced the VAT on these fuels. "The Madhya Pradesh 29

13 October, 2017 1:32 AM Arvind Kejriwal's famed blue WagonR is stolen

The famous Blue WagonR, used to ferry Arvind Kejriwal in the run-up to the Assembly elections, was stolen from outside the Delhi Secretariat, which houses the Chief Minister's office, on Thursday afternoon. An Aam Aadmi Party volunteer from the United Kingdom, Kundan Sharma, had gifted Kejriwal the car in January 2013. The car, along with Kejriwal himself 54