Kejriwal to meet Delhi's civic bodies' employees

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will meet commissioners and representatives of employees' unions of the civic bodies of Delhi on June 1 to resolve the issue of non-payment of salaries, a statement said on Monday.

Nepal earthquake: Lok Sabha MPs to donate salary

Expanding its rescue efforts, government today said in Lok Sabha that over 2500 Indians have been evacuated from quake-hit Nepal so far and free visas are being given to foreigners stranded there and want to come to India.

South Korea says will `punish` firms that bow to North in wage row

South Korean companies will be penalised if they yield to pressure from North Korea to raise the salaries of workers in their joint Kaesong joint industrial complex, Seoul officials said Tuesday.

Kurds say deal reached awith Baghdad over oil, salaries

 Iraq`s autonomous region of Kurdistan said Thursday it had reached a breakthrough deal with Baghdad in a long-standing dispute over oil sales and salary payments.

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.

Ronaldinho influence sees Atletico settle player debts

Atletico Mineiro have settled their outstanding debts with players after Ronaldinho stepped in to lobby on behalf of his team mates, Lance newspaper said on Friday.

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

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.