Government has started on wrong foot on CDS appointment

The Congress today raised several questions over the appointment of Gen Bipin Rawat as the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), saying the government has started on a ‘wrong foot’ on the issue Continue Reading

UK to raise visa numbers for scientists

Boris Johnson’s government will double the number of visas for scientific research fellowships and speed up the approval process as it seeks to encourage more scientists to move to the UK after it leaves the EU.

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4 killed in Mali attacks

Two soldiers and two civilians have been killed and another six people injured in separate roadside-bomb attacks this week in volatile central Mali, said the local government and security officials.

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‘PNB, UBI & OBC merger to benefit stakeholders’: Official

Allaying apprehensions of stakeholders, United Bank of India MD and CEO Ashok Kumar Pradhan said there will be ‘no retrenchment’ of human resource of the three banks or no voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) will come in the process of merger of these state-run lenders. Continue Reading