Tag archive for ‘government employees’
By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, October 12th, 2019

Punjab govt announces 3% hike in DA for employees, pensioners

Chandigarh: Punjab government on Saturday announced a Diwali bonanza and gave a 3 per cent hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) for its employees and pensioners with effect from November. Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Centre reduces interest rate on house building advance for govt employees

New Delhi: The Centre has reduced the interest on House Building Advance from 8.5 per cent to 7.9 per cent for its employees, a move aimed at boosting housing demand, an official statement stated on Thursday. Union More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Central employees to retire on 33 years of service or at 60

New Delhi: The central government is going to change the retirement age of its employees. Representative image Under the proposal that retirement age can be determined in two ways. If the first employee has completed More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Himachal CM announces 4% DA hike on I-Day

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur announced on Thursday a four per cent hike in dearness allowance to government employees and pensioners in what may be termed as an Independence Day gift to More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, August 11th, 2019

Centre to increase dearness allowance to 17% from 12%

New Delhi: Central government is likely to approve a hike in dearness allowance (DA) to 17 per cent from the existing 12 per cent, benefiting around 30 lakh Centre’s employees and its 50 lakh pensioners including More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

Govt not to form any pay commission in future

New Delhi: The central government is mulling not to form any Pay Commission for increasing salaries and allowances of central government employees and and pensioners in future. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman No More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, July 21st, 2019

Centre to hike DA by 5% from 1 July

New Delhi: The Centre is likely to announce a hike of 5% in dearness allowance (DA) for its employees and pensioners in the month of September. The hike will be effective from July 1, 2019. Finance Minister Nirmala More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, July 5th, 2019

Budget 2019-20: Addtional cess of one rupee on petrol, diesel

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said an additional excise duty and road and infrastructure cess of one rupee will be imposed on petrol and diesel. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, June 30th, 2019

Perform or leave: Tripura CM to govt employees

Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb Sunday sent a stern warning to non-performing government employees at all levels, saying anyone not found to be working properly would be sent on “voluntary More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, June 27th, 2019

Maha: Two govt employees held for taking bribe

Thane: Two government employees in Maharashtra have been arrested for allegedly taking bribe from a trader to allow him to cut trees, an ACB official said. Representative image Sanjay Pawaskar (57), a revenue officer More...