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Pay commission hike is all smoke and mirrors

Pay commission hike is all smoke and mirrors The union cabinet’s approval of the 7th Central Pay Commission recommendations on central government salaries have kicked up a storm. One section of the experts question the government right to deliver a bonanza for its... Pay commission hike is all smoke and mirrors

Why all-time playing eleven of cricketers is a humbug

Why all-time playing eleven of cricketers is a humbug Sri Lankan cricketing great, Kumar Sangakkara, and New Zealand legend, Brendon McCullum, both have chosen their all-time playing eleven Test cricket teams. Sadly it doesn’t impress very much. Yes, it is their personal choice of... Why all-time playing eleven of cricketers is...

June 30, 1976, Forty Years Ago

June 30, 1976, Forty Years Ago European Reds Meet The long-postponed summit conference of 29 European communist parties, representing 29 million communists in Europe, opened in Berlin with the Soviet Union pledged to accept diversity in a movement once rigidly controlled by the Kremlin. Party chief of East Germany, Eric Honekar, welcomed...

Centre looks to make it better for employees: Justice AK Mathur

Centre looks to make it better for employees: Justice AK Mathur You have to understand that the government appointed a pay commission with the intention to benefit and make the conditions of the employees ameliorating, says Mathur. Centre looks to make it better for employees: Justice AK Mathur

Reforms focus, corporate topline will keep India growth story intact: Sonjoy Chatterjee, Goldman Sachs

Reforms focus, corporate topline will keep India growth story intact: Sonjoy Chatterjee, Goldman Sachs In the corporate sector, it’s visible through the winners, who are the survivors, versus those who are struggling to make the cut in this revised business paradigm shift, says Chatterjee. Reforms focus, corporate topline will keep India...

Panchayati Raj Ministry: A downgrade for democracy

Panchayati Raj Ministry: A downgrade for democracy Confining it to just the Ministry of Rural Development would be the most retrograde step in democratic decentralisation in over a quarter century. Panchayati Raj Ministry: A downgrade for democracy

Dangerous times in Turkey

Dangerous times in Turkey Tuesday night’s suicide attack on Istanbul’s Ataturk airport that killed 41 people is yet another reminder of the dangerous times Turkey is living through. Its southern border has become a transit po... Dangerous times in Turkey

Pulgaon fire: Explosive trail mail

Pulgaon fire: Explosive trail mail The deadly fire at the Central Ammunition Depot (CAD) in Pulgaon in May has raised questions about the quality and manufacturing process of explosive TNT (trinitrotoluene). According to official comm... Pulgaon fire: Explosive trail mail

Why we need to talk about a basic income

In 1974, the Canadian government conducted a randomised controlled trial in Winnipeg, Dauphin and rural Manitoba. Lower-income households across the region were randomly allocated into seven treatment groups, along with a control. Families gained an income guarantee, dependent on their family size, constrained by their working income. The trial...

Turkey Attack: After Brussels, Istanbul – terrorists exploit weaknesses in international cooperation

Turkey Attack: After Brussels, Istanbul – terrorists exploit weaknesses in international cooperation The terror attack on Turkey’s Istanbul Ataturk airport where three suicide bombers opened fire before blowing themselves up has once again shaken the international community. It has left at least 41 dead and injured another 239.... Turkey Attack: After Brussels,...

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Parliament proceedings live | RS to hold discussion on need for electoral reforms

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad is set to introduce the The New Delhi International Arbitration Centre Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha today, while Hea Read More : Parliament proceedings live | RS to hold discussion on need for electoral reforms Courtesy : The Hindu - National

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