Click here to view the meeting notice dated 29.01.2016 issued by Dept of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance calling meeting of Nodal officers of various Departments on 02.02.2016 in connection with implementation of the recommendations of the 7th CPC.
It was informed by Directorate that violation in fixing of Business hours of Post offices such as fixing of SB counter hours for 7 hours, extended business hours on Saturdays etc is observed in many postal circles. Directorate has ordered to observe the provisions of clause 5 of PO Guide Part I scrupulously while fixing PO Business hours.
Copy of Postal Directorate letter dated 07.01.2015 on the above subject matter is reproduced below.
New Delhi: Central government employees’ pay bill are unlikely to get increased salary from April under the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations, as the central government might delay the hike by six months to evaluate the actual needs of employees, said finance ministry officials.
Dept of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance has constituted an empowered committee of Secretaries vide its OM dated 27.01.2016 to process the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission. This committee is having 13 members. Sri P K Sinha,Cabinet Secretary of Govt of India is the Chairman of the Committee and secretaries of other Departments including Dept of Posts are the members.
Click here to view the said OM dated 27.01.2016 of Dept of Expenditure.
Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment
25-January-2016 11:29 IST
The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act, 2015 to be enforced with effect from January 26, 2016
The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act, 2015 to ensure more stringent provisions for prevention of Atrocities against Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes will be enforced with effect tomorrow i.e. January 26, 2016.
The President of India has approved conferment of Padma Awards-2016 to 112 persons as per the list below. The list comprises of 10 Padma Vibhushan, 19 Padma Bhushan and 83 Padma Shri Awardees. 19 of the awardees are women and the list also includes 10 persons from the category of foreigners, NRIs, PIOs (include one posthumous) and 4 Posthumous awardees.
Come April 1, all central ministries and public sector units will have to float e-tenders for procuring goods and services exceeding Rs 2 lakh, a move aimed at bringing transparency in government purchases.
At present, e-procurement is mandatory for purchases of Rs 5 lakh or more. Government procures goods, services and work contracts.
Great news for all the government jobs aspirants as Dept of Posts is going to announce one of the biggest employment notifications very soon. The recruitment will be organized for selection of eligible staff for Postal Assistant and Sorting Assistant posts on its official site www.indiapost.gov.in. Now all those qualified candidates are invited for 20000 upcoming job opening whose link will be soon available at their official site. This notification will bring good news for those entire aspirants who were looking for government jobs, 10th pass government jobs, 12th pass government jobs, post office jobs etc.
According to report, India post is going to hire candidates for Postal Assistant and Sorting Assistant posts, Stenographers, Postman and Mail Guard, MTSetc. Aspirant must have completed their Matriculation or Intermediate from recognized board and diploma/ graduation/ bachelors or its equivalent in required discipline from recognized university or institute. The online application process will start from February 2016 and will going to end on March 2016.
Retirement fund body EPFO may provide 9 per cent interest on PF deposits for this fiscal, which is higher compared to 8.75 per cent provided in previous two fiscals to its over five crore subscribers.
"The income projection of Rs 34,844.42 crore for the current fiscal is expected to be revised upward. Thus the body can provide 9 per cent rate of interest on PF deposits for 2015-16," an EPFO trustee and Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh Secretary P J Banasure told PTI.