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7th Pay Commission: Central govt employees may get DA hike in March
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7th Pay Commission: Central govt employees may get DA hike in March

7th Pay Commission: If the government announces a Dearness Allowance hike then the employees will get the allowance, along with arrears, for January, February and March. Central government provides increment in DA twice a year – in January and July

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

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

Agriculture is in a crisis and farmers will not remain silent: former ICAR chief
Business

Agriculture is in a crisis and farmers will not remain silent: former ICAR chief

Former Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) Director General Mangala Rai said the central government should come up with a policy in the right perspective to make agriculture competitive

After heavy rains overnight, red alert sounded in Odisha: IAF choppers have been pressed into action
India

After heavy rains overnight, red alert sounded in Odisha: IAF choppers have been pressed into action

A red alert has been sounded in Odisha on Monday, after NDTV said in a tweet that heavy rain would be expected

Centre releases over Rs 2,014 crore assistance to Tamil Nadu as drought relief
India

Centre releases over Rs 2,014 crore assistance to Tamil Nadu as drought relief

The central government has released an amount of Rs 2,014.45 crore as financial assistance to Tamil Nadu affected by drought and cyclonic storm, an official said on Saturday.

Markaz ki chaal: 'Conspiracy of the Centre' and the theatre of the absurd in Kashmir
India

Markaz ki chaal: 'Conspiracy of the Centre' and the theatre of the absurd in Kashmir

Modi thinks that on Kashmir, he doesn’t need anybody’s advice. Handwara should give him a clear indication that he will have to stop and ask for directions

Advantage PM Modi in Bihar: It is Nitish Kumar who faces a lose-lose situation
Politics

Advantage PM Modi in Bihar: It is Nitish Kumar who faces a lose-lose situation

Whatever be the result, Modi's central government will continue to remain powerful; it is Kumar who faces the possibility of political oblivion if he loses.

Goa govt clears 10 mining leases, operations likely to resume soon
India

Goa govt clears 10 mining leases, operations likely to resume soon

The state mines department has moved a file clearing ten mining leases, initiating a major step to resume mining operations halted for last two years in Goa.

Central govt employees' attendance can be tracked online soon
India

Central govt employees' attendance can be tracked online soon

From now on it is going to be really hard for Central government employees to skip work as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given orders to to develop an 'attendance website' which will be a centralised database for all Central government employees.

UPA shuffle cannot work when whole govt structure is flawed
Breaking Views

UPA shuffle cannot work when whole govt structure is flawed

The UPA cabinet reshuffle was a pointless exercise in the context of the unwieldy government structure. Not just UPA, no party or coalition can succeed with this structure

Central govt team to visit Assam for rehabilitation work
India

Central govt team to visit Assam for rehabilitation work

The team comprises two joint secretaries from the home ministry and one each from the drinking water, health, rural development, food ministries and the Planning Commission.