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Government approves three percent DA increase for Central government employees
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Government approves three percent DA increase for Central government employees

Minister of Information & Broadcasting Anurag Singh Thakur said the move will benefit 47.14 lakh central government employees and 68.62 lakh pensioners

Happy tidings: Central government employees to get DA hike, gratuity, leave encashment
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Happy tidings: Central government employees to get DA hike, gratuity, leave encashment

It was announced that these DA benefits would be given to the employees who have retired during the period from January 2020 to June 2021

Govt freezes DA, DR for 1.1 cr central govt employees, pensioners: Here's all you need to know about Dearness Allowance
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Govt freezes DA, DR for 1.1 cr central govt employees, pensioners: Here's all you need to know about Dearness Allowance

Dearness Allowance is paid by the government to its employees as well as a pensioner to offset the impact of inflation

Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt freezes DA, DR for 1.1 cr central govt employees, pensioners
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt freezes DA, DR for 1.1 cr central govt employees, pensioners

The government on Thursday froze inflation-linked allowance for its 1.1 crore employees and pensioners, a move states are likely to replicate, helping save a combined Rs 1.2 lakh crore that could be used to combat the coronavirus crisis

Coronavirus outbreak: Work from home, staggered working hours for central govt employees
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Coronavirus outbreak: Work from home, staggered working hours for central govt employees

The Central government on Thursday allowed 50 percent of its employees to work from home and the remaining to attend office every day besides implementing different time slots for working hours in its effort to further check the spread of the coronavirus disease

Govt increases dearness allowance by 5% for central govt employees, pensioners; move to cost exchequer Rs 16,000 cr
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Govt increases dearness allowance by 5% for central govt employees, pensioners; move to cost exchequer Rs 16,000 cr

The government on Wednesday announced the highest ever 5 percentage points increase in dearness allowance (DA) which will bring cheers to 50 lakh central employees and 65 lakh pensioners ahead of Diwali

Union Cabinet hikes dearness allowance by three percent, move to benefit 1.1 crore govt employees and pensioners
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Union Cabinet hikes dearness allowance by three percent, move to benefit 1.1 crore govt employees and pensioners

The decision in this regard was taken at the Union Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Govt hikes General Provident Fund interest rate by 40 bps to 8% for Oct-Dec quarter
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Govt hikes General Provident Fund interest rate by 40 bps to 8% for Oct-Dec quarter

The interest rate would apply on Provident Funds of central government employees, railways and defence forces.

Cabinet approves additional 2% hike in DA and DR; to benefit 1.1 crore central govt employees, pensioners
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Cabinet approves additional 2% hike in DA and DR; to benefit 1.1 crore central govt employees, pensioners

The impact on the exchequer on account of both DA and DR would be Rs 6,112.20 crore per annum and Rs 4,074.80 crore in the financial year 2018-19

No selfies please, this is a pension form, govt tells retiring employees
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No selfies please, this is a pension form, govt tells retiring employees

The ministry has issued the fresh set of guidelines to all central government departments.

Railway employees to go on 72-hour relay hunger strike against non-implementation of 7th Pay Commission
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Railway employees to go on 72-hour relay hunger strike against non-implementation of 7th Pay Commission

The All India Railwaymen’s Federation said despite several meetings with leaders of the central government organisations and Home Minister, Finance Minister, Railway Minister and Minister of State for Railways, no decision has been taken yet

7th pay commission: Central govt staff may get revised allowance from July, says report
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7th pay commission: Central govt staff may get revised allowance from July, says report

The move is aimed at boosting consumption growth, which had lost some pace in the fourth quarter of last fiscal,

Govt notifies revised pay grades for employees
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Govt notifies revised pay grades for employees

Government has notified revised pay grades for the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations, giving nearly 10 lakh government employees 2.57 times hike in basic pay

High-level committee to look into employees' demands on 7th Pay Commission
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High-level committee to look into employees' demands on 7th Pay Commission

A high-level committee will soon be set up to look into issues raised by various unions of central government employees on pay scales.

Central govt staff unions meet Rajnath ahead of strike against 7th Pay Commission's proposals
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Central govt staff unions meet Rajnath ahead of strike against 7th Pay Commission's proposals

Ahead of the 11 July strike called by the central government employees' unions against the 7th Pay Commission's recommendations, representatives of various unions on Wednesday met Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Patients left in the lurch after only hospital for Central govt staff in Delhi shuts down surgical services
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Patients left in the lurch after only hospital for Central govt staff in Delhi shuts down surgical services

In an incident that has left the National Capital red-faced, the only hospital serving scores of Central government employees, pensioners and their families has kept its surgical wing shut for the past three weeks.