Education and Employment Drew Blanks in the Interim Budget

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 5 Piyush Goyal, presenting the interim budget, called it a road map for peoples’ development – a fitting description for an election year budget. Accordingly, it contained the expected sops to farmers (income support), to the middle class and home owners (increase in income tax and rental income thresholds) and to […]

Our govt played significant role in nabbing Ravi Pujari: HD Kumaraswamy | India News

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 3 BENGALURU: The Congress-JD(S) coalition government in Karnataka played a leading role in getting underworld don Ravi Pujari arrested from Senegal, chief minister HD Kumaraswamy said here on Friday. He said the arrest of the don, wanted for many crimes in the state, was effected due to the ‘sustained efforts’ of […]

U.S. economy added 304,000 jobs in January, shaking off the 35-day partial government shutdown

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 9 Private companies seemed to fare well during the partial government shutdown. (iStock) The U.S. economy added 304,000 jobs in January, shaking off the partial government shutdown with a surprisingly robust hiring surge, federal economists reported Friday. The unemployment rate crept up to 4 percent, capturing the toll of furloughed employees […]

Government contractors are still scraping money together to feed their kids after shutdown

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 14 Most of the 800,000 federal workers, who were not paid during the partial government shutdown, are starting to receive back pay but there are potentially millions of government contractors who may never see a dime.  Government contractors are largely the people who cook in kitchens, clean bathrooms or work the […]

K P Singh assumes charge as officiating DGP Haryana

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 2 Chandigarh, Feb 1 K P Singh, senior IPS officer of the 1985 batch, on Friday assumed the charge as officiating Director General of Police (DGP) Haryana. The state government has assigned the charge of DGP, Haryana, to Singh, who is DG Haryana Human Rights Commission, in addition to his present […]