Tag: Hike

WB govt staff protest, demand DA hike

Employees of the West Bengal government have been seeking revision of dearness allowance as per the 7th Pay Commission. They held protests outside the...

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...

SpiceJet to hike pilots’ salaries

SpiceJet will pay its captains Rs 7 lakh for 80 hours of flying per month. This is the hike that the Airline has announced...

Central govt. hikes DA by 4%

The Ministry of Finance has announced the most awaited hike in the dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief (DR) for Central government employees. On...

96% Wipro staff to get hike from 1 Sept

Despite economic pressures in the last quarter, Wipro is giving annual salary increments to 96 per cent of its staff, with effect from September...

Odisha govt raises DA of staff by 3%

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has given his approval to the proposed three per cent hike in the dearness allowance (DA) for the state-government...

Minimum wage in Sikkim hiked to Rs 500

The new rates would be effective from July 11, 2022, and the labourers will be given arrears The Government of Sikkim has hiked minimum wage...

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...

Assam government to hike wages of tea garden workers

Finally, there will be an increment in the daily wages of the tea garden workers in the Brahmaputra and Barak Valley. With effect from...

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...

Now Odisha MLAs want pay hike

The MLAs of Odisha are demanding that the Government increase their salaries, which were last revised in 2017, that is, about five years ago. Given...

Salary revisions, increase in hiring targets at Infosys

Despite the impact on costs and margins, Infosys is planning to give increments to its employees in the hope of bringing down attrition rate. In...

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...

Wipro announces 10% increment, to grant promotions every quarter

In an attempt to control attrition, Wipro, the Indian multinational software company has announced that most of its employees will receive a 10 per...

After cabin crew, now IndiGo technicians go on mass leave

Close on the heels of the cabin crew going on mass leave to attend interviews at rival airlines, now the technicians at Indigo, in...

UAE firms considering giving 10% mid-term hike to staff amid inflation

Given the high inflation in the country, combined with fuel prices rising steadily since January 2022, the common man’s pocket in the UAE is...

Delhi government MLAs may get double salary

The MLAs of the Delhi government may look forward to a significant hike in their salary, if the Bill for 66 per cent hike...

50,000 railway employees will join Britain’s biggest rail strike

The railway network in Britain is set to face a lot of disruption given the strike call by the railway employees. This is the...

DA for centre employees may hike by 5%

As per the media speculations and reports, it is being said that Dearness Allowance of more than one lakh Central government employees will see...

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...

Infosys staff can expect at least 12% hike in salary

It is time for employees at Infosys to cheer. The IT major has decided to grant an average salary hike of 12 to 13...

Microsoft to hike pay, annual stock options

Given the volatility of the labour market, Microsoft has decided to make long-term investments in its employees. It has almost doubled its budget for...

Hike in salary for Delhi MLAs

After 11 years, Delhi MLAs can now look forward to an increase in salary. The Central government has approved the proposed salary increment for...

HCL hikes salaries at entry level

HCL Technologies, the Indian IT multinational, has increased the salary packages that it is offering to freshers. While earlier freshers were paid Rs 3.5...

3% DA hike for Central government staff

After being delayed for more than a year and a half, the dearness allowance (DA) for Central government employees is finally being revised. Following...

Karnataka CM, ministers, MLAs to enjoy salary hike

On 22 February, the Karnataka Legislative Assembly passed bills hiking salaries and allowances of the chief minister, ministers as well as the legislators. This...

Strikes across India by disgruntled workers from different sectors

Amidst the raging pandemic, there seems to be no dearth of disgruntled workers calling strikes to get their demands fulfilled across India, from various...

50% salary hike for junior teachers in Odisha

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced that regular and contractual primary school teachers of the State will receive a fifty per cent hike...

Delhi government to provide salary hike to guest teachers

Delhi Government has directed the Directorate of Education to propose an increase in salary for guest teachers employed in the government schools of Delhi....

Odisha government gives 25% hike to contractual employees

The Odisha government has made Diwali more beautiful for its contractual employees. The state government has announced a 25 per cent increase in the...

NHM employees protest against Chandigarh UT administration over pay hike dispute

Around 500 employees of the National Health Mission in Chandigarh demonstrated a protest today to put forth their qualms related to increased pay to...

MSRTC employees receive 5% DA hike as Diwali gift

The festive season has arrived for the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) employees as the officials at MSRTC have announced a dearness allowance...

MP and Rajasthan announce DA hike for state government staff

Earlier this week, the Union cabinet approved the three per cent increase in dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief (DR) taking it up to...

50% hike in initial salaries of contract staff in Odisha government

Following a state cabinet meeting in Odhisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced that the initial salary of all contractual employees in the state would...

Promotions for some Central government cadres with pay hike

Along with an increase in the dearness allowance, the Central government will also dole out promotions to a few cadres of employees. A formal...

Wage hike, maternity leaves for MNREGA workers in UP

In his address at Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Conference in Lucknow on October 4, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced that...

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...

MP may hike DA allowance for state government staff

The Madhya Pradesh (MP) Government, led by Shivraj Singh Chouhan, is likely to hike the dearness allowance (DA) for the state-government employees and pensioners....

Reliance to offer up to 12% increment

The employees of Reliance Industries, who did not get any increments last year, can look forward to a pay hike of 10 to 12...

Labour Codes: 12 hours of working from Oct 1, hike in...

Time for the workforce to brace for the new labour law. While the working hours have been increased from 9 to 12, the good...

Unions demand 50% wage hike for Coal India staff

Talks are on between the trade unions at Coal India and the management for a hike in wages. The Indian government-owned coal mining and...

25% hike in DA for Central government staff under 6th Pay...

After hiking the dearness allowance (DA) of Central government employees, from 17 per cent to 28 per cent, as per the 7th Pay Commission,...

Employees demand 11% DA hike in Tamil Nadu immediately

Tamil Nadu witnessed demonstrations by government employees and pensioners demanding an 11 per cent hike in dearness allowance with immediate effect. The State government had...

Telangana ASHA workers seek hike, fixed pay

Just when an ASHA worker in Rajasthan made headlines for rowing a boat in difficult conditions to reach villagers awaiting vaccination, in Telangana, ASHA...

Punjab government promises 15% hike to over 2 lakh employees

The Government of Punjab will give a 15 per cent increment to its employees, with effect from July 2021. This means, allowances will actually...

ITC MD earns Rs 11.95 cr, 153 employees earn Rs 1...

ITC has 153 employees who receive salaries of more than Rs 1 crore per annum in FY21. Sanjiv Puri, chairman and managing director, ITC,...

Salary hike for 5.4 lakh Punjab government employees

The Government of Punjab has given its nod to the implementation of the Sixth Pay Commission with effect from January 1, 2016. Most of...

MP junior docs into 7th day of strike, demand hike in...

Junior doctors from six government medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh have been on strike for a week now, demanding a hike in stipend and...

SBI posts profits, to give staff 15 days’ pay as PLI

State Bank of India will be paying its employees 15 days of pay as performance-linked incentive. The Indian public-sector bank recently reported an 80.15...

20% salary hike for Punjab govt staff?

According to the recommendations of the 6th Punjab Pay Commission, all employees should get a two-times increment in salaries as compared to the previous...

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“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,”...

50,000 employees subscribe to Capgemini’s ESOP

At least 50,000 employees from the 29 participating countries subscribed to Capgemini’s ninth annual employee stock ownership plan or ESOP. With an employee subscription...

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