J&K govt employees stage protest demanding regularisation of services

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday used water cannons and batons to disperse dozens of government employees who tried to march towards Civil Secretariat here to protest in support of their demand for regularisation of their services.

`No proposal to raise retirement age of govt employees`

There is no proposal to increase the age of retirement of central government employees from existing 60 to 62 years, the government said Wednesday.

Arunachal Pradesh bans post-retirement appointments

The Arunachal Pradesh government has put a general ban on post retirement appointments of its employees.

No transfers of government employees with disabled children

A government employee who has to care for a disabled child would now be exempted from transfers.

Delhi HC asks Centre to put in place e-mail policy for employees

The Delhi High Court today asked the Centre to put in place "expeditiously" the proposed e-mail policy for government employees which will ensure that they will not use Internet services of "external service providers" for official communications.

Government employees will now use only official e-mails IDs, court told

The central government told the Delhi High Court it has proposed a national e-mail policy for official communication of government employees, saying the objective of the policy is to ensure "secure access and usage of data" by them.

Babus can`t use e-mail of external service provider: Centre

Government employees will be given e-mail accounts for "mandatory" use in official communications and use of internet services of "external service providers" will be prohibited, the Centre has told the Delhi High Court.

66 J&K govt employees found absent from duty

As many as 66 government employees, including four senior officers, were found absent from duty during a surprise inspection of various offices in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir, an official spokesman said on Saturday.

18 govt employees suspended for absenteeism: J&K

Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir`s Kulgam district placed 18 government employees, including seven teachers, under suspension for remaining unauthorisedly absent from duty.

Arunachal increases Dearness Allowances

As a Diwali gift, the Arunachal Pradesh government on Saturday enhanced the Dearness Allowances (DA) to its employees and pensioners to the tune of 90 per cent of the basic salary.

Frame email policy for officials within a month: HC to govt

The Centre was Wednesday asked by the Delhi HC to finalise within a month its email policy for government employees in consonance with the Public Records Act so that official data is not transferred to a server outside India.

Telangana: Pro-Andhra employees at Secretariat to go on strike

The pro-united Andhra Pradesh employees at state Secretariat on Wednesday announced indefinite strike from September 2 midnight.

No plan to increase govt employees’ retirement age

Central government employees are in for a disappointment as the Centre is at present not considering any move to raise the retirement age to 62 years.

Submit caste documents by July 31: Maharashtra to govt employees

The Maharashtra government has set a July 31 deadline for its employees to submit caste validity certificates.

Eight lakh Gujarat govt staffers on mass CL

Seeking implementation of sixth pay commission recommendations, nearly eight lakh Gujarat government employees will take mass casual leave on Thursday.

Dhumal announces sops for state govt employees

Ahead of Assembly polls this year, Himachal Pradesh CM Prem Kumar Dhumal announced a number of benefits for the government employees.

Punjab raises Dearness Allowance by 12%

The Punjab government on Tuesday announced raising DA for state government employees and pensioners by 12 per cent with effect from January 1, 2012.

Distance degrees invalid, says J&K HC

Govt employees in J&K are facing prospect of dismissal or demotion as the state High Court has declared Distance degrees as "invalid".

DA of Haryana employees raised by 12 pc

Haryana govt decided that DA payable to its employees on unrevised scale of pay will be enhanced from the existing rate of 127% to 139%.

Jharkhand: 7% DA for Jharkhand govt employees

The decision was taken at the cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Arjun Munda, last night, according to official sources.