Tag: 7th Pay Commission

Will the Government increase fitment factor 3 times?

For some time now, employees of the Central government have been demanding that the fitment factor be hiked. The question is, will it be...

Salary hike for teachers of Punjab University after 5 years

At last, the teachers of Punjab University can look forward to a salary hike after five years. The State government has decided to implement...

Salary news from across India

In Ludhiana, the employees of the Municipal Corporation (MC) protested on the streets expressing their angst at not having received their salaries. The salary...

Chhattisgarh MLAs’ pay hike invites protests by state govt staff

The government employees of Chattisgarh have been on a strike since 25 July 2022. They have been protesting against the salary hike that has...

“Continue night allowance”: Indian Railway Ticket Checking Staff Organisation

A legal notice sent to the Railway Board, by the Indian Railway Ticket Checking Staff Organisation, has pointed out that night allowance cannot be...

7th Pay Commission: New Wage Code Bill w.e.f April 1

The Centre is all set to implement the New-Wage Code Bill from April 1. 2021, which will alter the salaries of government employees drastically. New...

AIIMS Nurses’ Union announces indefinite strike

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Nurses Union has gone on an indefinite strike over unfulfilled demands, pending for a long time....

Increment, more benefits for CG staff, pensioners: 7th Pay Commission

The Central government will grant higher wages to its employees with an expected rise in dearness allowance (DA) of two per cent. The Cabinet...

Advance bonus for MP government staff before Diwali

Before Diwali, the permanent, contractual, as well as daily wage staff working for the Madhya Pradesh government will receive advance bonus for November 2020...

AIFR requests similar entitlements for all Railway staff

As per the Seventh Central Pay Commission, all railway employees are to be given the leave travel concession or LTC. However, the condition is...

Government clears confusion on salary increment process under 7th Pay Commission

Government has given a clarification on the major confusion in the salary increment process of the central government employees. Minister of State for Finance, Anurag...

24%, 16% and 8% HRA to government employees of X,Y and...

The Central Government has issued a circular clearly stating that the special Housing Rent Allowance (HRA) exemption given to employees belonging to specific cities,...

Hike expected soon for central govt employees

Hopes have risen amongst the employees of the Central Government for the much-awaited hike in minimum pay. Lakhs of employees have been holding protests...

No taxes on ration money allowance and risk, hardship allowances: 7th...

As per the 7th Pay Commission recommendations, the Government will soon clear all pending dues for the central government employees and also give salary...

Employees of Arunachal Pradesh to receive tough location allowance (TLA)

Arunachal Pradesh will bring into effect various 7th Pay Commission benefits for its state government employees, who will end up getting more money in...

Uttar Pradesh government employees to protest in 15 districts, demanding pay...

With the demand for pay hikes by government employees in Uttar Pradesh still to be met, the employees have decided to organise state-wide protests...

Pay inequality to be eliminated for all Uttar Pradesh government teachers

The demands of lakhs of teachers and other government employees of Uttar Pradesh for removal of pay disparities has been accepted. According to the...

Maharashtra Govt. employees want immediate implementation of 7th Pay Commission

Unions for class III and class IV employees are threatening to go on a three-day strike, which could disrupt the entire government machinery.

Central-Government employees may get pay in excess of 7th Pay Commission

The salary of lower-level officials may be increased from matrix level 1 to 5. 

Cabinet approves higher salaries for university, college teachers under 7th Pay...

The decision will benefit 7.58 lakh teachers and equivalent academic staff.

Attendant allowance for pensioners raised by 50 per cent

The payment has been increased from Rs 4,500 to Rs 6,750 per month.

7th Pay Commission: ‘No’ further salary hike; allowances to be taxable...

The government has refused to meet the demand of central government employee unions who wanted the minimum pay to be raised from Rs 18,000 to Rs 26,000.

Why 7th Pay Commission may be the last

Government may soon go the corporate way as it looks for alternatives for regular salary and allowances increment mechanisms for workers and pensioners.

41 of 197 allowances abolished for Central government employees

The CoA had undertaken extensive stakeholder consultations such as Joint Consultative Machinery (Staff side) and representatives from various staff associations before finalising its recommendations.

7th Pay Commission: Central government employees may have to wait more

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will leave for a four-day visit to Russia on June 20 which implies that he will not be present for the Cabinet meeting scheduled for Wednesday

Higher allowances, HRA in store for govt employees: 7th Pay Commission

With a decision that is likely this week itself, employee union leaders are hopeful that there is some good news in store for central government employees

AIIMS staff not paid as per 6th & 7th Pay Commission...

Senior doctors raised concerns over non-payment of salaries and dues at par with the 7th Pay Commission.

Cabinet approves 7th Pay commission recommendation of 23.5 per cent hike

This implies an increase 16 percent in basic, 63 percent increase in allowances, and a 24 per cent increase in pension. 

Towers Watson predicts a 10.8 % hike in 2016

Employers and employees have a different set of beliefs and expectations in the current situation, and this isn’t a healthy trend.

7th Pay Commission: Compensation changes have a positive though very limited...

Let us creatively appreciate the highlights and take a guess whether this additional cost will create gross national value on the hypothesis: 'happy, engaged and motivated employees co-create better yield'!

After effects of 7th Pay Commission

I have decided to resign from the post of Executive. I have realised, with the new pay commission, private sector jobs are not so...

7th Pay Commission: “Just design intents with no elements can’t change...

HRKatha gains exclusive insight into the perspectives of industry leaders, on the 7th Pay Commission. Rajesh Padmanabhan talks about how it could affect the Government workspace, consumerism and talent acquisition.

7th Pay Commission: While the government is a great employer, its...

Industry leaders share their perspectives on the 7th Pay Commission exclusively with HRKatha readers. Prabir Jha candidly dissects the recommendations and dwells on its flip side. 

Performance-linked pay for Central Government employees

In addition to a whopping salary hike, the 7th Pay Commission has also recommended several new aspects for the structure.

Is Morgan Stanley laying off 2% of its workforce?

Morgan Stanley may be laying off about two per cent of its workforce. If media reports are to be believed, of the more than...

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The blue collared industry has maximum job seekers in 18-30 age group: Report

According to data shared by a blue-collar recruitment platform, top metropolitan cities like Mumbai and Delhi account for 4.15% and 0.49% people, applying for...

Pension bills surpass salary, wages bill of centre & 3 states: CAG report

Expenditure on pension has become an important part of the fixed expenditure for the Central and state governments in recent years, mentions the latest...

Outshiny India to provide 1000+ jobs in next 2 years

Outshiny India, a Bangalore-based manufacturing company, has announced its plans to inaugurate two more factories in Hosur, Tamil Nadu and Channapatna, Karnataka. The move is aimed...

ExxonMobil hikes pay for CEO, CFO, senior VPs

Exxon Mobil Corp XOM.N has decided to raise the base salaries — that make up 10 per cent of overall compensation — of its...

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