Senior BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari's son on Friday said his father will hold a 'satyagrah' outside chief minister Vasundhara Raje's residence despite he not being given permission
The reduction of contributions will reduce the benefits for workers by four percentage point. At present employer and employee contribute 24 per of basic wages. This will be reduced to 20 percent
The Ministry of Labour and Employment has made changes in the social security schemes of the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation.
The labour ministry has amended the social security schemes run by EPFO so it can make digital payments
Chants of "Bharat Mata ki Jai", "Jai Hind" and "Amar rahe" fill the air as a soldier is cremated. Crowds of people from surrounding villages gather to pay tribute. Ministers and leaders from the area make it a point to visit the family
Govt gives nod to 7th pay commission recommendation for defence disability pension; 55 lakh retirees to benefit
The benefits of the modifications will be applicable from 1 January, 2016. With this, the annual pension bill of the Centre is expected to be around Rs 1,76,071 crore.
Many tales of harassment and sexual exploitation of nuns in monasteries have come to light recently but very little was known to the outside world about the true living condition of the nuns, especially the aged ones.
The pension scheme, the release said is a part of governments commitment for financial inclusion and social security.
Soon after the video of Border Security Force constable Tej Bahadur Singh complaining of the poor quality of food served to BSF soldiers went viral, a Central Reserved Protection Force (CRPF) constable Jeet Singh took to the social media to appeal to the nation and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give equal facilities to personnel employed with the paramilitary force just like the Indian Armed Forces.
Amitabh Bachchan offered a birthday gift to India’s forces and called for solidarity with them as they faced a crisis on the border.
A PIL in Bombay High Court has challenged a Maharashtra government's bill increasing salaries and pension of sitting and former MLAs.
Telecom industry experts warn that not only has the government enhanced its burden by correcting the pension anomaly for BSNL employees, more trouble could be in store as the aftermath of the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations sinks in
Overall increase including salaries, allowances and pension will be 23.55 percent, involving an additional burden of Rs 1.02 lakh crore or nearly 0.7 percent of the GDP
Aimed at speedy redress of grievances of pensioners and family pensioners of the pre-2006 period, the BSF is holding a two-day "pension adalat" .
Greek lawmakers have adopted a controversial package of pension cuts and tax hikes despite mass public opposition, bowing to creditor demands in a bid to unlock the next tranche of badly-needed bailout funds.
A symbolic protest against the "meagre pension" given to underprivileged senior citizens.
What the government is essentially trying to do is to force Indians into a pension scheme - that is taxable - using existing funds in the EPF. This is patently wrong
My entreaty is earnest and simple: Don't even look at the PF money. It is not yours. The government's job is to ensure that the PF money is managed well
OROP payments made to 13.02 lakh pensioners, everybody will be covered by mid-April, promises Parrikar
The defence minister said that increased pensions under OROP have been disbursed to two-thirds of beneficiaries while others will get it by mid-April