Tag archive for ‘government employees’
By Ila Choudhary On Monday, December 10th, 2018

NPS to be reviewed for old pension scheme

New Delhi: A top official of the finance ministry told The Sen Times on condition of anonymity that the Centre has a plan to revive old pension scheme and the National Pension Scheme (NPS), 2004 would be reviewed, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

7th Pay Commission: Pay hike reality not as rosy as expectations

New Delhi: Central government employees pride themselves on being optimistic. But the Finance Ministry official, says that may not be such a good thing when it comes to thinking for pay hike beyond the recommendations More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Bengal govt employees detained for demanding DA

Kolkata: At least 12 West Bengal government employees were detained Thursday when they tried to stage a protest near the state secretariat ‘Nabanna’ demanding Dearness Allowance (DA), police said. Representative More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, November 26th, 2018

Old pension scheme will be restored in Delhi: CM Kejriwal

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced Monday that the old pension scheme will be restored by his government and he will write to his counterparts in other states to follow suit. Delhi CM Arvind More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

7th Pay Commission: Govt cancels pay raises for central employees

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry officials told  The Sen Times the government doesn’t want to scrap a pay raise for central government employees, saying the the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) couldn’t More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, November 4th, 2018

Govt employees paid double salary in Amritsar

Amritsar: Several government employees here were ecstatic after they found they were paid a “double salary” for the month of October, thinking that the Punjab government gave them a Diwali gift. Several More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, October 29th, 2018

Govt employees demand restoration of old pension scheme

Hamirpur (HP): Central and state government employees protested here Sunday, demanding restoration of the old pension scheme. Senior BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal addressed the employees and assured them that he More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, October 22nd, 2018

7th Pay Commission: Pay hike could be BJP’s secret weapon

New Delhi: As the general election approaches, BJP is readying a major push to advance a key policy to raising pay for central government employees beyond 7th Pay Commission recommendations. PM Modi is likely to More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Centre to raise retirement age to 62 years, if BJP wins MP

New Delhi: According to finance ministry sources, BJP’s “morale will be so high” if it wins the Madhya Pradesh polls, that its government at the Centre will “raise retirement age to 62 years” for the all More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Tripura govt employees to get 7th pay panel salaries from October 1

Agartala: The government employees in Tripura are set for a for a pay hike according to 7th pay panel salaries from October 1 this year. The recommendations were submitted to the government on Friday and accepted More...