Govt offices to be shut on Jan 14 in Puducherry

Puducherry: Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi Friday declared January 14 a holiday for government offices in view of Bhogi festival. Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi The holiday is applicable to Puducherry, Karaikal and Yanam regions though it is not a holiday under the Negotiable Instruments Act, an official release said here. All offices More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Monday, January 7th, 2019

Central Trade Unions to go on 2-day nationwide strike from Tuesday

New Delhi: Central Trade Unions Monday said around 20 crore workers will go on a 2-day nationwide strike from Tuesday to protest against the government’s alleged anti-worker policies and unilateral labour More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

West Bengal govt employees to get DA at 125pc from January

Iambazaar: West Bengal government employees will get dearness allowance at 125 per cent of their basic pay from this month, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Thursday. “West Bengal government employees will More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, December 29th, 2018

PM Modi launches pension management software for telecom dept pensioners

Varanasi (UP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a comprehensive pension management software SAMPANN to facilitate pensioners of the telecom department. PM Narendra Modi addressing at the Deendayal More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, December 27th, 2018

Ahead of polls, Maharashtra govt employees get a pay hike

Mumbai: In a major decision ahead of the Lok Sabha and state Assembly polls next year, the Maharashtra government Thursday approved the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations from January 1, a More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, December 25th, 2018

Nationwide bank strike on Wednesday services to be affected

New Delhi: Services of state-owned banks are expected to be impacted Wednesday due to a nation-wide strike call given by unions to protest against the proposed amalgamation of Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank with Bank More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Chouhan, Digvijay have got govt bungalows as per rules: MP CM Kamal Nath

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath said Wednesday that his government has allotted official residences to Digvijay Singh and Shivraj Singh Chouhan as per the rules. “Digvijay Singh and Shivraj More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

UP gazetted medical practitioners’ body demands payment of non-practising allowance

Lucknow: An association of gazetted medical practitioners in Uttar Pradesh Thursday demanded immediate payment of non-practising allowance in accordance with the recommendations of the seventh pay commission. Gazetted More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

HC seeks Centre’s reply on ex-servicemen’s plea for parity in Military Service Pay

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought response of the Centre on ex-servicemen’s plea challenging the difference in Military Service Pay (MSP) amounts according to rank as recommended by the Seventh Pay More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Govt rejects higher pay demand for about 100,000 personnel, upsets Army

New Delhi: The government has rejected a long-standing demand of the armed forces for higher Military Service Pay (MSP) for around one lakh personnel including Junior Commissioned Officers, military sources told More...