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Seventh Pay Commission's biggest losers: The armed forces

The 7th CPC places the Indian Police Service (and, almost in passing, the Indian Forest Service) on a level with the Indian Administrative Service, leaving the military out in the cold, observes......

'To compare bureaucrats to those in armed forces is laughable'

‘Service in the Armed Forces can’t be compared to government service. If that basic premise is not accepted, then there’s no scope for any debate on OROP’ ‘No one......

The real Jai Hind moment: Stand with the soldier

'Why can't we make it mandatory for all IAS and IPS officers to serve in the armed forces for a year before joining service?' 'What stops us from making it compulsory for every MP to spend three......

How social media is denting the army's image in Kashmir

With the increasing use of social media for instant communication, the armed services need to find a quick solution to this new challenge they face, says Nitin A Gokhale. Fighting a well-trained,......

White House fence jumper had foldable knife: Secret Service

A Texas man arrested for intruding into the White House was armed with a foldable knife, prompting a comprehensive review of security procedures after two attempted breaches in 24 hours at one of......

India's economic growth seen picking up, RBI may hold rates steady

Although India's headline growth rates appear flattering, that is in part the result of change in statistical methods that seek to capture more evidence of economic activity. Image: India is......

How the government is giving itself a green tint

From announcing coal washeries to emission norms and green bond regulation, India is projecting an environment-friendly imageIndia, the third largest greenhouse gas emitting country in the world,......

Why top executives are trading cushy jobs for start-ups

Why top executives are trading cushy jobs for start-ups The rate of executives quitting well-paying jobs to set up their own, or work with, start-ups has gone up significantly. According to some......

HSBC whistleblower Falciani sentenced to 5 years in prison

Herve Falciani, who refused to appear for trial in Switzerland, has been charged of industrial espionage. Image: Former HSBC employee Herve Falciani leaked details of bank account holders in......

SBI-led consortium to auction assets of Kingfisher Airlines

Cars, towing machines, forklifts, tractors, fire extinguishers, and iron ladders will be e-auctioned The 17 lenders to the grounded Kingfisher Airlines, led by State Bank of India, decided, on......

Saeed Jaffrey: The Great Entertainer

'Sent off to interview him in the late 1970s I met him in a cafe in New Delhi's Regal Building called The Parlour. With impromptu send-ups of Laurence Olivier, Sybil Thorndike and the rich,......

The talented Indian

Priyanka Chopra, Irrfan Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui make a global statement on the power of Indian cinema, says Vanita Kohli-Khandekar. What do Priyanka Chopra, Irrfan Khan, A R Rahman, Resul......

Ranji Roundup: Herwadkar, Iyer steer Mumbai to 6-wkt win over Railways

Set a stiff task of scoring 295 in a minimum 70 overs, the 40-time champions beat Services with six overs to spare. IMAGE: Mumbai’s Akhil Herwadkar, centre, is presented the man of the......

Ranji Roundup: Baroda thrash Punjab by an innings & 116 runs

IMAGE: Railways's Saurabh Waraskar celebrates against Mumbai at the Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday. Photograph: PTI Baroda inflicted a massive innings and 116 runs defeat on Punjab on the back of an......

Ranji round-up: Karn Sharma bags 6 wkts, but Mumbai take lead over Rlys

Railways leg-spinner Karn Sharma took six wickets, including three off 12 balls, but Mumbai rode on opener Akhil Herwadkar's disciplined knock of 145 to take the first innings lead in their Group B......

Ranji Trophy round-up: UP still trail Mumbai by 260 runs

A summary of the Ranji Trophy matches played on Monday Uttar Pradesh were facing a daunting task in their quest of taking the first innings lead and points against hosts Mumbay by stumps on day......

Ranji Trophy round-up: Ojha, Chatterjee put Bengal on top vs Vidarbha

Sudip Chatterjee struck an elegant century under pressure before Prgyan Ojha terrorised Vidarbha with a five-for to put Bengal in command against Vidarbha on the second day of their Ranji Trophy......
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Myanmar military releases 53 underage recruits- UN

Myanmar's military released 53 children and young people from service today as part of an effort to rid its ranks of underage soldiers, the United... ...
GDP growth seen rising

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