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.
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
In a major recruitment drive, the Railway Recruitment Board is seeking to fill 62,907 vacancies. Candidates have to apply before 12 March.
Delhi school fee hike: Parents cry foul, fear schools may unilaterally hike fees without seeking education department nod
Ashok Agarwal, president of the All India Parents Association complains that this regulation as farcical as it is not binding on the schools to accept the views of the parents.
Cabinet clears Bill to double tax-free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh to provide social security, soften inflation hit
The main purpose for enacting this Act is to provide social security to workmen after retirement, whether it is because of rules of superannuation, or physical disablement or impairment of vital parts of the body.
Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on Saturday urged the Centre to include Puducherry as a member of Central Finance Commission (CFC)
MHA moots withdrawal of NFU: Could end dreams of timely promotions and salary hikes for paramilitary
The home ministry is working on a proposal to do away with the "organised services" status, which ensures a timely promotion and salary hike of officers, and subsequently, reject the demand for additional monetary benefits to officers of paramilitary and defence forces.
In April, the government had hiked DA by 6 percent to 113 percent of their basic pay with effect from January. DA is paid as proportion of the basic pay.