Tag: Dearness Allowance

DA formula revised for Central government employees

Considering the inflation, the Government revises the base year off and on, for calculation of dearness allowance (DA). The formula has been changed again,...

DA hiked from 31% to 34% for Madhya Pradesh govt staff

There is good news for over 7.5 lakh employees of the Madhya Pradesh government. There is to be a hike in their dearness allowance...

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...

4% DA hike likely for government employees

Government employees can expect a four per cent increment in dearness allowance (DA) this time. The hike will reportedly come into effect from 1...

Central govt staff will get increased salary from July

Starting 1 July 2022, the Centre will hike the present DA from 34 per cent to 38 per cent. This hike of four per...

BEST & BMC staff receive surprisingly high bonus

This year, the 9 lakh-strong workforce of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and 34,000-strong workforce of Brihan Mumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) received the...

Yet another DA hike for Central government staff?

Chances are that the festive season will bring more good news for Central government employees and pensioners. There is talk of a likely hike...

DA/DR raised to 28% for Central government staff

The dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief (DR) for Central government staff has been restored, and increased the same from 17 to 28 per...

DA allowance maybe increased to 28% for central government employees

Central government employees will start receiving their dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief (DR) from July 1, the Government has announced in the Parliament....

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...

CG employees may get higher DA if new CPI-IW is implemented

If the Government decides to execute the new Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers (CPI-IW), all Central government employees will stand to gain, because...

AI’s non-flying staff will recover pay via IDA, pilots unlucky

There seems no possible hope in sight for the pilots of Air India to recover the earnings that they have lost due to the...

Increase in dearness hike to benefit 4 lakh central govt. employees

The Indian government has approved the hike in dearness allowance for central- government employees from existing 17 per cent to 21 per cent. The...

Good news for Central-Government employees

Employees of the Central Government may receive some good news this year in the upcoming budget. Their minimum wages under the 7th Central Pay...

Aykroyd Formula to replace 7th Pay Commission

In future, the remuneration of Central-government employees will in all likelihood be fixed by a new system known as the Aykroyd formula, instead of...

18% hike in DA for WB State Govt. employees

In addition, a 10 per cent interim relief will also be implemented from January 2019. 

Cabinet approves 2% DA for Central-Government employees

This will benefit about 48.41 lakh Central-Government employees and 61.17 lakh pensioners.

Central Government increases dearness allowance (DA) by 1 per cent

This increase is aimed at compensating for the price rise.

Govt plans meagre 2–4% hike in dearness allowance; makes labour unions...

The unions feel the proposed hike would be unable to offset the real impact of price rise.

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“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

200 R&D employees of Microsoft asked to leave

Close on the heels of laying off 1800 employees as part of a restructuring exercise, Microsoft has reportedly laid off 200 more. This time, it...

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