Jan 15, 2016

Government servant to submit a statement of movable or immovable property – Dopt Orders on 5.1.2016

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Central Government Staffs to share photos, nuggets of holidays

7th Pay Commission & Employee News: Central Government Staffs to share photos, nuggets...: All Central government employees will soon be sharing their photos and interesting details of holidays. Besides, they will be exempted...

Claiming Children education Allowance is made simple in 7th Pay Commission

7th Pay Commission & Employee News: Claiming Children education Allowance is made simp...: CHILDREN EDUCATION ALLOWANCE IN 7TH CPC – SOME PERSPECTIVES The 7th pay commission, which is much expected by all the Central Governme...

Raising of Bonus Payment Ceiling to the Central Government Employees – NC JCM Staff Side

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NFIR writes to JCM Secretary regarding the discussion points in the meeting with DPPW

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Clarification regarding Child Care Leave – Dopt orders issued on 12.1.2016

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Who is a Central Government Employee? - Definition given by 7th Central Pay Commission

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7th Pay Commission & Employee News: Constitution of an Empowered Committee of Secretar...

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Now, even strong sunlight delays trains

Passengers left baffled after a rail company blames the lag on sunlight; people take to Twitter to trash the claim

London commuters were left baffled after a rail company blamed delays on "strong sunlight" in the midst of cold and wintry weather this week.

"Apologies we are having issues dispatching trains due to the strong sunshine this morning," Southeastern railway company informed travellers through its Twitter account Tuesday, blaming the "low winter sun".

Bio-diesel will power locos in Tiruchi

Bio-diesel storage tank installed at diesel loco shed at Golden Rock Workshop in Tiruchi.— PHOTO: A. MURALITHARAN

Use of bio-diesel in diesel locomotives of different types is all set to commence in a big way in Tiruchi with requisite facility put in place and a large quantity of fuel having arrived here.

The Diesel Loco Shed in Tiruchi is where high-speed diesel blended with bio-diesel will be topped up in the fleet of diesel locomotives that are being maintained in the sprawling shed.

Garib Rath from Kalaburagi to Bengaluru sought

Amarnath Patil, senior BJP leader and MLC, has urged Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu to introduce a Garib Rath Express from Kalaburagi to Bengaluru and start a new Kalaburagi to Belagavi Express train.

The existing Solapur-Yeshwanthpur Superfast Express should be run from Kalaburagi Railway station instead of Solapur, he went on to say.

Mr. Patil said that Kalaburagi station, with the inauguration of the pit line, is now equipped with facilities to help originate trains from Kalaburagi.

He also urged the Railway Ministry to provide adequate funds to the new railway lines of Kalaburagi-Bidar, Gadag-Wadi, Munirabad-Mehabooobnagar and doubling of the Railway Line from Kalaburagi to Solapur in the ensuing railway budget.
Source - The Hindu

Railways clinches bandminton tourney

Indian Railways clinched the men’s title in the senior National Ball Badminton tournament by defeating the defending champion Telangana in the final league match held here on Thursday night. In the women’s category, Karnataka emerged champion by defeating Tamil Nadu in a keenly fought final match held late in the evening here, according to the organisers of the tournament.

Around 600 players representing different States and institutions took part in the five-day tournament, which concluded on an exciting note at the Pavilion Grounds in the town on Thursday night.
Source - The Hindu

Berths vacant on trains

Vacant berths are available in all classes of special train no 06178 Kochuveli-Chennai Central Express scheduled to start at 1 a.m. on January 16 and train no 06171 Kollam- Mangaluru Junction (Kankanadi) Express scheduled to leave Kollam Junction at 10 p.m. on January 16, a Railway release said.
Source - The Hindu

New platform inaugurated

A. Sampath, MP, inaugurated the refurbished platform of Kadakkavoor railway station at a function attended by Divisional General Manager Sunil Bajpai, and Kadakavoor panchayat president K. Vilasini. Mr. Sampath said he would take steps to provide more infrastructure facilities at the station and set up a high mast lamp. Mr. Bajpai said Railways would renovate the Sub-Registrar road leading to the station. Permission would be given to renovate the Maruthanvilakom road to the local panchayat, he said

Source - The Hindu

Google, Indian Railways to roll out Wi-Fi services at stations from January 22

Sources in the Indian RailwayS ministry say that Wi-Fi services can be accessed free of charge for the first 30 minutes, after which commuters will have to pay between Rs 25 and Rs 30 per hour
Sundar Pichai had first announced the companies’ plan to provide free Wi-FI at Indian Railwaysstations during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to California in September last year. (Express Photo by Surbhi Singh)

Kick-starting the ambitious free Wi-Fi project at 400 ‘A1’ and ‘A’ Indian Railways stations across the country, Railtel Corporation (public sector undertaking of the ministry of railways), in collaboration with internet search giant Google, is set to roll out internet services at Mumbai Central on January 22 this year.

“As many as 100 stations will have Wi-Fi by December 2016, Mumbai Central to go live by January. This is in partnership with RailTel,” Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, said at an event last month.

Sachin Tendulkar had near-death experience while crossing railway tracks

Tendulkar said that while crossing the tracks they realised the trains were coming as they ended up crouching on their knees with the kits.
Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Former Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar stated that he and his friends nearly had a near-death experience while crossing railway tracks in order to go to the platform as a child.

Tendulkar said that while crossing the tracks they realised the trains were coming as they ended up crouching on their knees with the kits.

ट्रेन में मिलेगी प्लेन जैसी सहूलियत

Source - epaper.navbharattimes

Minister of State for Railways Shri Manoj Sinha Releases the Book on ‘Objective Railway Engineering’

The Minister of State for Railways Shri Manoj Sinha released a book “Objective Railway Engineering - Track, Works & Others” at a function at Rail Bhawan on 14th January, 2016. Member Engineering Railway Board Shri V.K. Gupta, Member Staff Railway Board Shri Pradeep Kumar, Other Senior Officials of Railway Board and author of the book Shri M.M. Agarwal were also present on the occasion. 

This book is authored by a well known Civil Engineer, Shri M. M. Agarwal who served Indian Railways for 33 years and retired from the post of Chief Engineer. This is the 3rd revised and enlarged edition of the book, which was originally written in 2007. The book has since then been revised two times to include the latest technical developments in the track taking place on Railway around the world with special reference to Indian Railways. 

60% एवं 15% गुड्स गार्ड वे.मान 5200-20200+ ग्रेड पे 2800 के चयन हेतु लिखित परीक्षा के पूर्व अजा एवं अजजा वर्ग के कर्मचारियों को प्री प्रमोशनल प्रशिक्षण बावत

वाणिज्य विभाग में 10% विभागीय कोटे के (LDCE) अंतर्गत वाणिज्य प्रशिक्षु पीबी -II वेतनमान 9300-34800+जीपी 4200 के रिक्त पदों को भरने हेतु लिखित परीक्षा बावत

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