VRS

  • Andhra: IPS officer applies for VRS over Telangana 29-07-2013 08:36 AM

    Hyderabad: A senior IPS officer has applied for VRS in Andhra Pradesh allegedly in protest against the reported proposal to create Rayala-Telangana in the event of bifurcation of the state. Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) of APSP Battalion, Sheikh Mohammed Iqbal, forwarded his letters seeking voluntary retirement to state...
  • AI's plan to trim workforce stuck with Finance Ministry 19-05-2013 01:50 PM

    Mumbai: Air India's plan to trim its 27,000 bloated workforce by offering a voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) is stuck in the North Block, with the Finance Ministry questioning the rationale behind the proposed scheme. The VRS scheme is "stuck in the Finance Ministry over the payment of Rs 1,200 crore...
  • Is the Congress-TMC alliance in trouble? 20-11-2011 09:22 PM

    Kolkata: A war is brewing between allies Congress and Trinamool over West Bengal politics. "Congress hasn't taken VRS from Bengal. We are a political party and not an NGO. We don't need advice from anyone," Union Rural Development minister Jairam Ramesh said while defending an anti Trinamool rally in Mamta's...
  • Cong will speak its mind on WB affairs: Ramesh 20-11-2011 07:49 PM

    Kolkata: In the continuing war of words between Congress and Trinamool Congress, the two ruling allies in West Bengal, Union Rural Development minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday defended his comment that Congress had not taken a VRS from the state and said it would continue to speak its mind on...
  • Have not taken VRS from WB: Jairam Ramesh 20-11-2011 02:02 PM

    Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has hit out at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee saying the Congress has not taken VRS from the state. This after the Chief Minister objected to an anti-TMC rally in her constituency. ...