Maintenance

  • Government increases monthly pension of MISA prisoners to Rs 12,000 01-03-2014 09:01 AM

    Rajasthan government has increased monthly pension to Rs 12,000 to those who were sent to jail under MISA during the days of Emergency. The revised pension will be effective from January 1, 2014, an official statement said. Along with this, the government has also announced medical allowance of Rs 1,200...
  • Government decides to re-start pension to those detained during Emergency 03-01-2014 11:09 PM

    The Rajasthan government on Friday decided to re-start pension to those detained under the Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) during the Emergency in 1975-77. In a Cabinet meeting, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje decided to re-start the scheme, which was stopped by the erstwhile Congress government, Medical and Health Minister...
  • No telecast of Sachin match on DD, Prasar Bharati asks amendments in rules 15-11-2013 10:02 PM

    With Doordarshan missing out the telecast of cricket great Sachin Tendulkar's last two tests due to present rules of coverage, Prasar Bharati has written to the Information and Broadcasting Ministry seeking immediate amendment of these for the benefit of fans. In a communication to the ministry, Prasar Bharati has sought...
  • IAF to hold air show in Nagpur to mark 81st anniversary 28-10-2013 08:33 PM

    As part of the ongoing celebrations commemorating the 81st anniversary of the Indian Air Force (IAF), the Maintenance Command will hold an aerial and static display at the Air Force station in Sonegaon here on October 30-31. The show 'Air Force Band' and the local Bhonsla Military school band will...
  • Karnataka to make IT industry an essential service 22-10-2013 11:08 AM

    Bangalore: The Karnataka government is planning to declare IT industry and all IT enabled services as essential services. The IT industry will come under the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) once the government formally notifies its order. It will exempt the I-T industry from bandhs, strikes and long holidays. According...
  • Noida City Centre Metro station to remain closed on Sunday 19-10-2013 09:11 AM

    The Noida City Centre Metro station will remain closed on Sunday due to ongoing civil maintenance work, said a Delhi Metro Rail Corporation official on Friday. Trains will not run to and from the station from 6 am to 2 pm. During this period, the train service will be available...
  • Freedom to adopt: How every child fills our lives 30-08-2013 01:04 PM

    What these nine years have taught my wife Vibha and me is this: Adoption is not some kind of special or unusual thing to do. Before Surabhi came to us, I think I imagined that it would indeed be a special happening, and that excited me. Yet today, in what...
  • Andhra bans strike in finance department 18-08-2013 02:17 PM

    With government employees in Seemandhra continuing their indefinite strike, the Andhra Pradesh government on Saturday imposed ban on strikes in the finance department for six months and also brought it under Essential Services and Maintenance Act (ESMA). The finance department issued an order, banning the strikes in various services for...
  • Nitish stresses on making buildings earthquake-proof 27-04-2013 01:54 AM

    Patna: There is a need to make buildings earthquake-proof and these constructions should comply to green norms, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Friday. "Large parts of Bihar comes in earthquake zone four-five hence there is a need to make building earthquake-proof and follow green norms," the CM said...
  • Step mother entitled to get maintenance from sons: HC 11-11-2012 12:49 PM

    Mumbai: Observing that a step mother is entitled to receive maintenance from her step sons, the Bombay High Court has upheld a lower court order asking two brothers to pay maintenance to their step mother. The ruling was delivered by Justice TV Nalawade of Aurangabad bench of the High Court...
  • Anasuya's dream rhapsody

    Post Mortem |  Brijesh Kalappa
    It was the day of her superannuation and Anasuya was quite thrilled. Everyone at the bank spoke to her in endearing terms and asked after...

  • Doctors call off strike as Raj govt lifts ESMA 01-01-2012 06:55 AM

    Jaipur: Government hospital doctors in Rajasthan called off their strike on Saturday night after Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot lifted the Rajasthan Essential Services Maintenance Act (RESMA) and released jailed doctors. Seventy five patients died during the 11-day stir. The doctors went on strike on December 21 demanding better pay and...
  • Telangana employees boycott talks over strike 06-08-2011 08:47 AM

    Hyderabad: Government employees in Telangana on Friday boycotted talks with the Andhra Pradesh cabinet sub-committee over their proposed general strike from August 17 to push for a separate Telangana. Leaders of the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Telangana employees, teachers and gazetted officers boycotted the talks to protest government's move...
  • Here’s BMC's new road maintenance system 08-05-2008 09:58 PM

    There are several new names in the IPL ranks following the auction earlier this year, and here we profile those who stand to make any impact for their respective franchises. Richard Levi, Mumbai Indians Levi's record Twenty20 century off 45 balls with 13 sixes against New Zealand this year meant...
  • Mob justice in Andhra: nurse beaten, man 'hung' 19-12-2007 05:40 PM

    Nagpur: Matt Prior paid tributes on Sunday to the influence of former Pakistan leg-break bowler Mushtaq Ahmed after being labelled England's best player of spin by team-mate Stuart Broad. Prior's return to the middle-order from an opener's berth for England's World Cup campaign has largely been seen in the context...
  • Take care of your old parents or you could go to jail 07-12-2007 12:47 PM

    New Delhi: With just a fortnight to go for the cricket World Cup to get underway, Indian pacer Praveen Kumar remains under an injury cloud, forcing an anxious BCCI to keep its finger crossed on his availability. Indications are that Kumar is yet to fully recover from the elbow injury...
  • Love thy parents, Govt warns brats 22-02-2007 08:20 AM

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  • Elderly parents get law's protection 31-10-2006 09:22 PM

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  • From Cabinet to parents, with love 14-09-2006 03:28 PM

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