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Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Notification For Direct Recruitment Examination For Multi Tasking Staff (MTS), 2016 - TN Circle

Notification For Selection Of MTS 2016, TamilNadu Circle

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Bhavnagar - "First 100% CBS Rollout office of Gujarat Circle"

It is pleased to announce that on 29th Feb’2016, Bhavnagar Division of Rajkot Region becomes 1st  100% CBS Rolled out Division in Gujarat Circle

Rajkot Region achieved and gets this honour on leap year day…
No. of
(HO's & SO's)
CBS Rollout
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Grant of Paternity-Cum-Child Care Leave for 30 days - West Bengal Govt

Government of West Bengal
Finance Department
Audit Branch

Dated: 25.02.2016
Sub: Grant of Paternity-Cum-Child Care Leave for 30 days to the male State Government employees and employees of panchayat Raj & other Local Bodies, Boards, Sponsored/non-Govt. aided Schools & Colleges, state aided Universities and companies, corporations, Undertakings etc.

Introduction of Paternity -Cum-Child Care Leave to the male State Government employees and such employees of Panchayat Raj & other Local Bodies, Boards, sponsored/non-govt. aided Schools & Colleges, State aided Universities and companies, Statutory Bodies, Undertakings and Corporations which are funded wholly or partially by the State Government was under active consideration of the Government for some time past.
2. Now, after careful consideration of the matter the Governor has been pleased to decide that all male State Government Employees as well as such employees of the bodies, boards, educational institutions, entities etc. As above with less than two surviving Children will be allowed Paternity-Cum-Child Care Leave for 30 days in the following manner.
i) Such leave may be availed of during child birth and upto the age of 18 years of the Child.
ii) During such leave he will be paid leave salary equal to the pay drawn immediately before proceeding on leave.
iii) Such leave can be combined with leave of any other kind.
iv) This will not be debited against the leave account.
3. Necessary amendment in the West Bengal Rules, Part-I will be made in due course. In case of Panchayat Raj & Local Bodies, Boards, Sponsored/Non-Govt aided Schools & colleges etc. as above, the concerned Administrative Department will take steps for amendment in the relevant leave rules or regulations or bye-laws as applicable.

4. This order will take immediate effect.

Principal Secretary
to the Govt. Of West Bengal

Highlights of Union Budget 2016-17

Affirming that the economy is right on track, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget for 2016-17. Citing that the CPI inflation has come down to 5.4% from 9 plus, he said it is huge relief for the public. 
Infrastructure and agriculture cess to be levied. 
Excise duty raised from 10 to 15 per cent on tobacco products other than beedis 
1 per cent service charge on purchase of luxury cars over Rs. 10 lakh and in-cash purchase of goods and services over Rs. 2 lakh. 
SUVs, Luxury cars to be more expensive. 4% high capacity tax for SUVs. 
Companies with revenue less than Rs 5 crore to be taxed at 29% plus surcharge 
Limited tax compliance window from Jun 1 - Sep 30 for declaring undisclosed income at 45% incl. surcharge and penalties 
Excise 1 per cent imposed on articles of jewellery, excluding silver. 
0.5 per cent Krishi Kalyan Cess to be levied on all services. 
Pollution cess of 1 per cent on small petrol, LPG and CNG cars; 2.5 per cent on diesel cars of certain specifications; 4 per cent on higher-end models. 
Dividend in excess of Rs. 10 lakh per annum to be taxed at additional 10 per cent. 
Personal Finance
No changes have been made to existing income tax slabs 
Rs 1,000 crore allocated for new EPF (Employees' Provident Fund) scheme 
Govt. will pay EPF contribution of 8.33% for all new employees for first three years 
Deduction for rent paid will be raised from Rs 20,000 to Rs 60,000 to benefit those living in rented houses. 
Additional exemption of Rs. 50,000 for housing loans up to Rs. 35 lakh, provided cost of house is not above Rs. 50 lakh. 
Service tax exempted for housing construction of houses less than 60 sq. m 
15 per cent surcharge on income above Rs. 1 crore 
Rs. 38,500 crore for Mahtma Gandhi MGNREGA for 2016-17 
Swacch Bharat Abhiyan allocated Rs.9,500 crores. 
Hub to support SC/ST entrpreneurs 
Government is launching a new initiative to provide cooking gas to BPL families with state support. 
LPG connections to be provided under the name of women members of family: Rs 2000 crore allocated for 5 years for BPL families. 
2.87 lakh crore grants to gram panchayats and municipalities - a quantum jump of 228%. 
300 urban clusters to be set up under Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission 
Four schemes for animal welfare. 
2.2 lakh renal patients added every year in India. Basic dialysis equipment gets some relief.
A new health protection scheme for health cover upto 1 lakh per family. 
National Dialysis Service Prog with funds thru PPP mode to provide dialysis at all district hospitals. 
Senior citizens will get additional healthcare cover of Rs 30,000 under the new scheme 
PM Jan Aushadhi Yojana to be strengthened, 300 generic drug store to be opened 
Scheme to get Rs.500 cr for promoting entrepreneurship among SC/ST 
10 public and 10 private educational institutions to be made world-class. 
Digital repository for all school leaving certificates and diplomas. Rs. 1,000 crore for higher education financing. 
Rs. 1,700 crore for 1500 multi-skill development centres. 
62 new navodaya vidyalayas to provide quality education 
Digital literacy scheme to be launched to cover 6 crore additional rural households 
Entrepreneurship training to be provided across schools, colleges and massive online courses.
Objective to skill 1 crore youth in the next 3 years under the PM Kaushal Vikas Yojna-FM Jaitley
National Skill Development Mission has imparted training to 76 lakh youth. 1500 Multi-skill training institutes to be set up. 
Rs. 3000 crore earmarked for nuclear power generation 
Govt drawing comprehensive plan to be implemented in next 15-20 years for exploiting nuclear energy 
Govt to provide incentive for deepwater gas exploration 
Deepwater gas new disc to get calibrated market freedom, pre-determined ceiling price based on landed price of alternate fuels. 
Investments and infrastructure
Rs. 27,000 crore to be spent on roadways 
65 eligible habitats to be connected via 2.23 lakh kms of road. Current construction pace is 100 kms/day 
Shops to be given option to remain open all seven days in a week across markets. 
Rs. 55,000 crore for roads and highways. Total allocation for road construction, including PMGSY, - Rs 97,000 crore 
India's highest-ever production of motor vehicles was recorded in 2015 
Total outlay for infrastructure in Budget 2016 now stands at Rs. 2,21,246 crore 
New greenfield ports to be developed on east and west coasts 
Revival of underserved airports. Centre to Partner with States to revive small airports for regional connectivity 
100 per cent FDI in marketing of food products produced and marketed in India 
Dept. of Disinvestment to be renamed as Dept. of Investment and Public Asset Management 
Govt will amend Motor Vehicle Act in passenger vehicle segment to allow innovation. 
MAT will be applicable for startups that qualify for 100 per cent tax exemption 
Direct tax proposals result in revenue loss of Rs.1060 crore, indirect tax proposals result in gain of Rs.20,670 crore 
Total allocation for agriculture and farmer welfare at Rs 35984 crores 
28.5 lakh heactares of land wil be brought under irrigation. 
5 lakh acres to be brought under organic farming over a three year period 
Rs 60,000 crore for recharging of ground water recharging as there is urgent need to focus on drought hit areas cluster development for water conservation. 
Dedicated irrigation fund in NABARD of Rs.20.000 cr 
Nominal premium and highest ever compensation in case of crop loss under the PM Fasal Bima Yojna. 
Banks get a big boost: Rs 25,000 crore towards recapitalisation of public sector banks. Jaitley says: Banking Board Bureau will be operationalised, we stand solidly behind public sector banks. 
Target of disbursement under MUDRA increased to 1,80,000 crore 
Process of transfer of government stake in IDBI Bank below 50% started 
General Insurance companies will be listed in the stock exchange 
Govt to increase ATMs, micro-ATMs in post offices in next three years

Source : thehindu.com

Kendriya Vidyalaya Recruitment for Various Teachers Positions

 Kendriya Vidyalaya Recruitment for Various Teachers Positions 2016 :

Compendium on Preservation and Disposal of Records

Compendium on Preservation and Disposal of Records