Assam MLAs` salaries, benefits to go up by over 90%

Assam government Wednesday proposed to hike the salaries and allowances of Chief Minister, Ministers, Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Leader of Opposition and all present and former MLAs by over 90 per cent with immediate effect.

Staff strike forces Israeli embassies to shut worldwide

Israeli foreign ministry workers began a general strike Sunday, effectively shutting down all diplomatic services in Israel and around 103 foreign missions abroad.

Kerala government hikes DA by 10 per cent to staff

In a decision that will cheer lakhs of government employees and pensioners, Kerala Cabinet on Wednesday announced a 10 per cent increase in the dearness allowances of their salaries.

Central Union welcomes 7th Pay Commission; seeks revision every 5 yrs

Trade union representing central government employees today welcomed the announcement to set up the 7th Pay Commission, but demanded that recommendation be implemented with retrospective effect from January 1, 2011.

Million dollar salaries of A-list Hollywood stars revealed

Not only do A-list celebs demand tens of millions of dollars just for one role in one movie, but they also get paid pretty heavily to endorse products for companies.

Saudi to again hire Indian maids - on reduced salaries

Saudi Arabia will resume the hiring of Indian female domestic workers but on less salaries than before, Xinhua reported Wednesday citing the Al Hayat newspaper.

Wife`s salary can influence sex life, says study

Men whose wives earn more income are more likely to use erectile dysfunction medication than those who outearn their wives, even when the inequality is small, according to a new study.

UP govt to probe non-payment of salaries to madarsa teachers

The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday said that it would order an inquiry into why madarsa teachers were not paid salaries despite grants by the Centre in November last year and initiate strict action against those found guilty.

Salaries of Tamil Nadu MLAs hiked

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister
Jayalalithaa on Wednesday announced an increase in the salary of
MLAs, allowing them carry home a package of Rs 55,000 every
month.

Get a pay rise to have better sex

Looking to better your sex life? Well, then start by getting a pay rise.

Bihar MLAs salaries, allowances hiked

The Bihar government has effected
over three times hike in the salary of legislators and
increased their allowances with effect from April 1.

Bihar opposition protests lack of salaries to teachers

Opposition legislators on Friday staged a noisy protest against the Bihar government`s failure to pay salaries to 2.5 lakh primary school teachers for months.

Pay salaries to imams as per SC directions: UPCC

A delegation of UP
Congress met Governor BL Joshi and handed him a
memorandum demanding salaries for imams (clerics) as per the
directions of the Supreme Court.

Slimmer women receive higher salaries

Unfortunately, that’s how it has to be if you want to earn a fair salary.

Govt working out scheme for payment of salaries to Imams

The Government is working out a plan to implement SC directive on payment of salaries to Imams, who are in-charge of religious activities in mosques.

Revised salaries to Kerala government staff in April

Over 5.33 lakh government
employees including teachers in Kerala would get the revised
pay scales from April next.

Salaries of Waqf board employees to be increased

Salaries of employees of Waqf
board are expected to be increased before the festival of Eid
in Jammu and Kashmir.

CIA pays many in Karzai govt: Report

The CIA is making payments to a significant number of officials in Afghanistan.

TN govt employees to get hike in salaries

Over two lakh employees in Tamil
Nadu will get a hike in their salaries with the state
government accepting the recommendations of the one-man
Commission arising out of the
sixth pay commission recommendations.

Corporate chiefs getting crores in salaries

Calls for reining in astronomical salaries for corporate head honchos notwithstanding, the number of top management personnel getting a pay package running into crores of rupees has crossed the century mark.