Diwali bonanza for UP govt employees; 30-day bonus announced

UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a 30-day Diwali bonus for eight lakh government employees, a move which will cost the exchequer Rs 967 crore. UP CM Yogi Adityanath An official statement issued by the UP government yesterday said the bonus for an employee will be up to Rs 6,908. All government employees including daily More...

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"There should be more and more women employees in schools and school buses can also have women drivers so that there is more safety for students," Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters.
By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Govt extends 7th Pay Commission benefits to teachers of central, state varsities

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet today cleared revised pay scales for nearly eight lakh teachers and academic staff of higher educational institutions following the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission HRD minister More...

A woman looks at an item as she shops at a food superstore in Ahmedabad.
By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

September inflation seen at six-month high on GST, govt employees pay rise: Reuters poll

Bengaluru: India’s retail inflation edged up in September, driven by higher salaries of government employees as well as the impact of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), a Reuters poll found, a development that More...

Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma
By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Assam govt to gift khadi clothes to its employees

Guwahati: The Assam government will gift khadi clothes, worth Rs 12 lakh, to its four lakh employees, but wearing them to office is “not mandatory”, state finance minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma said More...

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar
By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Haryana cabinet increases discretionary grant of ministers

Haryana Cabinet today approved an increase in the limit of discretionary grant of cabinet ministers, ministers of state, Speaker, and Deputy Speaker of the state Assembly. Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar The More...

Claiming income tax deduction on leave travel concession (LTC), the new rule makes it mandatory for employee to furnish to his employer evidence for travel expenditure.
By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

No daily allowance for travel on LTC: Govt

New Delhi: Central government employees will not get a daily allowance on Leave Travel Concession (LTC), according to an official order.No daily allowance is paid on LTC. The LTC allows the grant of leave and ticket More...

About 12.30 lakh non-gazetted Railway employees are likely to get productivity-linked bonus Rs 17,95.
By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Cabinet approves 78 days productivity-linked bonus for rail employees

New Delhi: The Cabinet today approved payment of productivity linked bonus (PLB) equivalent to 78 days wages to eligible non-gazetted railway employees for the financial year 2016-17.About 12.30 lakh non-gazetted More...

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal
By Manisha Sen On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Govt employees in Assam to lose 10 pc of salary for neglecting parents

Guwahati: The government employees in Assam who do not provide for their parents and siblings with disabilities stand to lose 10 per cent of their salary, with the state Assembly passing a bill today for their better More...

Centre hikes dearness allowance by 1%; to benefit over 1 crore employees and pensioners.
By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Centre hikes Dearness Allowance 1 per cent

New Delhi: The Centre today increased dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief by 1 per cent to 5 per cent, benefiting 50 lakh employees and 61 lakh pensioners.Centre hikes dearness allowance by 1%; to benefit More...

Indian Army with General Bipin Rawat
By Ila Choudhary On Friday, September 8th, 2017

Army cadre review to benefit 1.45 lakh JCOs, other ranks

New Delhi: The Army on Friday took a long awaited step of cadre review of the Junior Commissioned Officers (JCO) and Other Ranks (OR) intending to improve promotion avenues and other financial benefits.Indian Army More...

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