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Starting tomorrow, ATM use over 5 times per month will attract fee of Rs 20

Written By Admin on October 31, 2014 | Friday, October 31, 2014

NEW DELHI, 31, Sep 2014 : Using ATMs to withdraw money or for other purposes like balance enquiry beyond five times in a month will attract a levy of Rs 20 per transaction from Saturday.

Android Application For India Post : RedApp+ latest 30.10-2014 with India Post Icon


Android Application For India Post : 4 India Post Employees



Indian Postal Banking has lots of scope due to connectivity, says Communications Minister



Even with widespread retail banking in place, India’s postal banking service has a large scope due to its connectivity, stressed Communications and IT Minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday (October 29).

'Indian postal banking has lots of scope due to connectivity'-Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad - ( Video News )

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Bank lockers: How much can you entrust them with your valuable deposits?

Swiss banks may no longer be a safe haven for unaccounted money, but even wealth on which tax has been duly paid is not safe in a bank locker. This was reinforced earlier this week when unidentified men dug a tunnel into the locker room of a Punjab National Bank branch in Sonepat, prised open 89 lockers and decamped with the contents.

AIGDSU - Meeting with Sri Ravishankar Prasad, Union Mininster for Communications & IT

Meeting with Sri Ravishankar Prasad, Union Mininster for Communications & IT on 31-10-2013 at 10:00 A.M. in the residence of Hon’ble Minister, 21 Mather Treassa , South Delhi.

Com. S.S. Mahadevaiah, General Secretary, and Com. Lakhwinder Pal Singh, Treasurer (CHQ) and Circle Secretary, Punjab Circle, met Hon’ble Union Minister for Communication & IT, Shri Ravishankar Prasad at 10:00 A.M. in the residence of Minister 21 Mother Treassa Road , South Delhi and submitted detailed memorandum and requested to ensure appointment of a one man committee under a retired Judge of a High Court/Supreme Court to honour the strike agreement.

Wishes to all the officers a very happy and healthy retirement life.

Today (31/10/2014), following PS Gr. B and JTS Gr. A (adhoc) officers are retired from Government Service on superannuation.

Inauguration function of GO LIVE CBS of Miraj HO (Sangli Division, Goa Region, Maharashtra Circle) on 30/10/2014

Inauguration function of GO LIVE CBS of Miraj HO (Sangli Division, Goa Region, Maharashtra)  is celebrated on 30.10.2014. 

       Inaugurated by : 1. M.S.Chopade SSPOs Sangli
                                  2. S.A.Desai ASP HQ Sangli DO
                                  3. G.A.Koli ASP Miraj Sub Division
                                  4. Suresh G. AAO Goa Region
                                  5. S.H.Desai Postmaster Miraj

System Administrators:
1. S.R.Mane , SA Miraj HO
2. D.S.Kulkarni, SA Sangli DO

Ban on creation of Plan and Non-Plan posts - Finance Ministry

Ban on creation of Plan and Non-Plan posts - Finance Ministry
Posts that have remained vacant for more than a year are not to be revived except under very rare and unavoidable circumstances and after seeking clearance of Department of Expenditure.

Domestic and International Travel
While officers are entitled to vanous classes of air travel depending on seniority, utmost economy would need to be observed while exercising the choice keeping the limitations of budget in mind. However, there would be no bookings in First Class."

Purchase of vehicles:
Purchase of new vehicles to meet the operational requirement of Defence Forces, Central Paramilitary Forces & security related organizations are permitted. Ban on purchase of other vehicles (including staff cars) will continue except against condemnation.


Expenditure Management - Economy Measures and Rationalisation of Expenditure Dated 29th October, 2014

CBS GO LIVE CEREMONY AT ARNI HPO - 632301 UNDER TAMILNADU CIRCLE ON 30.10.2014

Written By Admin on October 30, 2014 | Thursday, October 30, 2014


North East Circle Postal/Sorting Assistant Exam 2014 final result out




North East Postal Circle has today (28 October 2014) published the final result of direct recruitment of PA/SA 2014. You can check the result from the following link. Congratulations to all the selected candidates!!


Check resultClick Here

CBS GO LIVE OF BHUSAWAL HO, 425201 UNDER MAHARASHTRA CIRCLE dated 30.10.2014.


CBS Go Live Ceremony Thuckalay HO - 629175 under TN Circle on 30/10/2014

CBS Go Live Ceremony Thuckalay HO - 629175 under TN Circle  on 30/10/2014


Current Affairs & GK Quiz for preparing Exams : 30 October 2014

1) Who is/are the winner of World’s Children prize 2014?
(A) Malala Yousafzai
(B) Indira Ranamagar
(C) John Wood
(D) All the above

Current Affairs Updates : 29 October 2014


1) Malala won 2014 World’s Children prize: Champion for girls’ rights Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Peace Prize laureate in history, won the World’s Children’s Prize 2014 on 29 October 2014, after a global vote involving millions of children. “Millions of children have voted to award Malala this year’s World’s Children’s Prize for the rights of the child,” the organisation said in a statement. “Nobody has ever received the Nobel Peace Prize and the World’s Children’s Prize, often dubbed the ‘Children’s Nobel Prize’ by the media, in the same year,” it added. This year’s honorary awards went to former Microsoft executive John Wood, founder of the Room to Read literacy group, and Indira Ranamagar from Nepal, for her work for the children of prisoners. Nelson Mandela, Graca Machel, Anne Frank and Kofi Annan have previously been honoured.

Current Affairs: 28 October 2014

1) Devendra Fadnavis to be sworn in as BJP’s first Maharashtra CM:Devendra Fadnavis was on Tuesday elected the leader of the BJP legislature party in Maharashtra, paving the way for his appointment as the first party chief minister of the state. The name of Fadnavis, state BJP president, was proposed by Leader of Opposition in the outgoing assembly Eknath Khadse and seconded by his counterpart in the legislative council Vinod Tawde, and members of the party's core group Sudhir Mungantiwar and Pankaja Munde. The resolution proposing 44-year-old Fadnavis as the leader of the legislature party was unanimously approved by the newly elected MLAs in the presence of Union home minister Rajnath Singh and BJP general secretary in-charge of Maharashtra J P Nadda. 

Current Affairs Multiple Choice Questions with Answers - 29 October 2014


1) Devendra Fadnavis is set to become the first BJP Chief Minister of which state?
(A) Haryana
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Delhi
(D) Himachal Pradesh

United India Insurance Recruitment 2014 for 323 Administrative Officer (Scale I) Posts


The United India Insurance Company Ltd invites applications for recruitment of the 323 Administrative Officer (Scale-I) Vacancies. Eligible candidates can apply Online from 29-10-2014 to 18-11-2014. Details are as follows:

Current Affairs Questions for Bank Exams : 28 October 2014



1) Vigilance Awareness Week is being observed this year from October 27, 2014 to November 01, 2014 with the theme?
(A) “Transparency in Public"
(B) "Promoting Good Governance -- positive contribution of vigilance".
(C) "Combating Corruption- Technology as an enabler"
(D) "Participative Vigilance"

MUCH ANTICIPATED NATIONAL COUNCIL JCM STAFF SIDE MEETING TOMORROW

The National Council JCM Staff Side meeting is going to take place tomorrow in New Delhi. The meeting, to be attended by the representatives of all federations, will be chaired by the Staff Side Secretary, Shiva Gopal Mishra.

LAUNCH OF SAME DAY PARCEL DELIVERY- BY MEMBER OPERATIONS.




Member operations Dte. New Delhi has launched a special service to the customers of twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad on 29th October-2014. Customers serving from 7 post offices namely, Hyderabad GPO, Humayunnagar, Himayathnagar, Saroornagar, Malakpet, Malkajgiri, and Himmatnagar post offices will be provided same day delivery of parcel service to the customers selected. Let us hope that department will meet the requirement of customers promptly.

Activities on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas celebrations on 31st October


Tomorrow, on 31st October, 2014 a large number of people are expected to participate in the ‘Run for Unity’ being organised in the National capital. 

Government Committed to Increase Savings Rate in the Country

National Savings Institute (NSI), Ministry of Finance, Government of India jointly celebrated here today the World Thrift Day, in collaboration with World Savings & Retail Banking Institute (WSBI), Brussels. In his message on this occasion, the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi said that “Thriftiness teaches us to be more modest and restrain ourselves in using scarce resources as well as provide support to the developmental efforts by mobilization of resources through National Savings Schemes”. The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley in his message stated that “ It should be the endeavour of all the agencies engaged in mobilization of savings to ensure that the savings movement is taken to the farthest corners of our country”. 

Invitation to NFPE Diamond Jubilee celebrated by AIPEU, Group-C, Bhubaneswar on 02.11.2014


The Rising Force of Postal Banking in the Retail Banking Market

The Minister for Communications & IT and Law and Justice Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that a group constituted by the Prime Minister consisting of the Secretary of the Postal department is looking into making of a financial institution for Postal savings. He was inaugurating the Postal Savings Banks Forum being organised by World Savings and Retail Banking Institute (WSBI), the National Savings Organisation of the Finance Ministry and the Department of Posts in New Delhi today. He said the present government wants to promote financial inclusion and the Jhan Dhan Yojana is a big effort in this direction. Another programme of the government of ‘Digital India’, which is steered by his ministry, also aims at digital inclusion and digital empowerment of rural poor. 

Sh Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Communications & IT and Law & Justice inaugurated the World Savings & Retail Banking Institute (WSBI) Postal Savings Banks Forum 2014, in New Delhi today


RBI Officer's Grade B Phase-II (General) Result Declared

RBI Officer's Grade B Phase-II (General) Result Declared :

Result : Click Here

Exam was held on September 13 & 14, 2014

For More Details : Click Here

AP CIRCLE : ANSWER KEY FOR POST MAN RECRUITMENT EXAMINATION HELD ON 26.10.2014


ANSWER KEY FOR SET-A QUESTION PAPER FOR POST MAN RECRUITMENT EXAMINATION HELD ON 26.10.2014 : SET A / SET B

Tips to Help Fix Common Hardware Issues

I am pretty sure most computer repairers would agree that the majority of PC issues we come across are self inflicted, often by something the user shouldn’t have done but did, and occasionally by something the user should have done but didn’t. Leaving this aside though, the next weakest link in the chain, in my experience anyway, is presented by the card slots built into motherboards, specifically the RAM slots.

Expenditure Management - Economy Measures and Rationalisation of Expenditure


Ministry of Finance issued an O.M. regarding compliance of economic measures in Govt. expenditures.

To view please Click Here.

NEW GOOGLE DRIVE : JUST FASTER

The new Google Drive is the same Google Drive you know and love, just faster and works more like you’re used to on your computer. You can:
  • Create, add, or upload a file with a single button.
  • Find and add files shared with you more easily.
  • Single-click a file to select it and double-click a file to open it.
  • Drag-and-drop files and folders just like you do on your desktop.
  • Improved accessibility.

Does new Right to Information circular endanger activists?

Written By Admin on October 29, 2014 | Wednesday, October 29, 2014

A recent department of personnel and training (DoPT) memorandum, directing all ministries and government departments to upload applications received under the Right to Information (RTI) Act and replies given on their websites, has opened a Pandora's box. 

Enhancement of grant-in-aid to Resident Welfare Association-reg.

No. 5/11/2010-Welfare
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training

Lok Nayak Bhawan, New Delhi-110003,
Dated the 8th May 2013

To 
The sectetary
Resident Welfare Association
(As per list attached )

Subject:- Enhancement of grant-in-aid to Resident Welfare Association-reg.

Disciplinary proceedings against the official / officers - Dte Instructions

Disciplinary proceedings against the official / officers - Dte Instructions : CLICK HERE

CBS - Finacle Inauguration Function at RANIPET Head Post Office under CCR, Tamilnadu Circle on 29/10/2014


CBS – Finacle Inauguration Function at VRIDDHACHALAM Head Post Office under CCR, Tamilnadu Circle on 29/10/2014


CBS – Finacle Inauguration Function at VELLORE Head Post Office under CCR, Tamilnadu Circle on 29/10/2014


    Shri.A.SARAVANAN IPS, SSPOs, Vellore Division has started the proceedings by Lighting the lamp and by cutting the cake. Sri.C.Rajasekaran, ASP (RO) & Sri.Prasanna, NISG, R.O. Smt. Sheeba Selvamani, Sr.Postmaster, Vellore H.O. Smt. J.Hemabharathi, IP, Vellore West Sub Division and System Managers were also participated in the function.

Government to launch revamped Kisan Vikas Patra soon: Official

Written By Admin on October 28, 2014 | Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The government will soon launch the revamped Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) besides some new saving instrument programmes for the girl child as well for the physically challenged person, a senior finance ministry official said today. 

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Current Affairs: 26 October 2014

Written By Admin on October 27, 2014 | Monday, October 27, 2014


1) Manohar Lal Khattar sworn in as CM of BJP's first govt in Haryana: Manohar Lal Khattar, a low-profile organization man with active RSS background, was today sworn in as chief minister of Haryana, where BJP has formed government for the first time on its own. Khattar a first time MLA, represents Karnal constituency in the Haryana assembly. He is Haryana's first non-jat chief minister in 18 years. Khattar is the 10th chief minister of the state, which was created November 1, 1966. 60-year-old Khattar, a first-time MLA from Karnal and a non-jat leader known to be close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was administered the oath along with nine ministers by governor Kaptan Singh Solanki at a function attended by a galaxy of BJP leaders including the PM, party chief Amit Shah, Union ministers, chief ministers of BJP ruled states and veterans L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi. 

Observance of Vigilance Awareness Week from October 27 to November 01, 2014

Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions

27-October-2014 15:04 IST

Observance of Vigilance Awareness Week from October 27 to November 01, 2014

This year’s theme is ‘Combating Corruption – Technology as an enabler’
The Vigilance Awareness Week is being observed this year from October 27, 2014 to November 01, 2014 and this year’s theme is “Combating Corruption – Technology as an enabler”. The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) as the apex integrity institution of the country has been thriving to promote transparency, probity and integrity in public life. One of the outreach measures to promote these values in various Central Government offices and public sector undertakings is the observance of Vigilance Awareness Week every year wherein all the stakeholders are encouraged to fight corruption. The CVC believes that efficiency and objectivity in governance hold the key to eradication of corruption from public life and for this purpose it has to be ensured that transparent and fool proof systems and procedures are put in place which provide for appropriate accountability at every level of hierarchy in public administration.

The extract of Rule 152 of Postal Manual Volume V - Production of postal Records for investigation purpose

The extract of Rule 152 of Postal Manual Volume V - Production of postal Records for investigation purpose

Hon’ble President of India released Commemorative stamp on Angarika Dharmapala on 25.10.2014


Punch lines of Commercial Banks in India

Punch lines of Commercial Banks in India:

* Hum Hai Na— ICICI

* Good People To Grow With — Indian Overseas Bank

* Pure banking nothing else, —State Bank OfIndia

* Tradition Of Trust—Allahabad Bank

SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level ( CHSL) 2014 Admit Card Available now

SSC Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Examination 2014 Admit Card :

Admit Cards :
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2. For North Eastern Region : Click Here
3. For Southern Region : Click Here