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  • 'No proposal to raise, reduce retirement age of government employees': Lok Sabha March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: There is no proposal to either raise or reduce the retirement age of central government employees from the present 60 years, Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday. "No, madam," Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh said in his reply to a question on whether government proposes...
  • Does Twitter have a credibility problem? April 25, 2013

    San Francisco: For many, a single fake tweet from the Associated Press account that briefly roiled financial markets on Tuesday, driving the Dow Jones industrial average down about 145 points, vividly reaffirmed the fearsome, nearinstantaneous power of the 140character message. But the security lapse also revived doubts about Twitter's place in...