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  • In a first, Mithila Paag featured on postal stamp

    In a first, Mithila Paag featured on postal stamp

    The central government has for the first time issued a postal stamp featuring Mithila Paag (turban) in recognition of the age-old cultural symbol. "Stamping the cultural identity and heritage of Mithila Paag by the postal department is a great honour......

    August 17, 2017
  • Post-card's exit

    Post-card's exit

    The new "post card " issued by the Department of Posts some years back could be written only on one side. The space on the reverse, facing the address column, was taken over by an advertisement of the Ministry of......

    April 23, 2017
  • CBI arrests 2 officials of postal department

    CBI arrests 2 officials of postal department

    CBI has arrested two officials - both Assistant Superintendents - of Postal department in Allahabad for allegedly receiving a bribe of Rs 30,000 for favouring an employee in a departmental inquiry. CBI spokesperson RK Gaur said here on Friday that......

    September 23, 2016
  • No logjam on judges' appointments, SC told

    No logjam on judges' appointments, SC told

    The central government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that there was no "logjam" or "blame game" in the transfer and appointment of judges to the high courts and it was on the job. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi told the......

    September 14, 2016
  • Experts doubt economic, ecological viability of restoring Singur land

    Experts doubt economic, ecological viability of restoring Singur land

    The West Bengal government may have promised to return the Tata Nano project land to farmers in Singur, but experts have voiced doubts over the "ecological and economical viability" of restoring the land to its pre-acquisition status. "The Supreme Court......

    September 3, 2016
  • Two postal department officials held

    Two postal department officials held

    Two officials of the Head Post Office in Odisha's Jajpur were arrested by the CBI for allegedly accepting bribe from a man to issue a registration certificate for cable operation. A team of the investigating agency raided the Head Post......

    August 28, 2016