Congress MLA returns salary, others not willing to follow suit

Congress MLA Devendra Yadav has returned his five-month salary to the chief secretary but other Congress MLAs may not follow suit, saying they were working round the clock since becoming public representatives.

Plight of midday workers raised in Rajya Sabha

The plight of workers serving midday meal in schools was raised in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with a member demanding enhanced wages to them as they were currently paid a paltry sum as monthly honorarium.

Qatar to pay former Hamas civil servant salaries

Qatar is stepping in temporarily to help the new Palestinian unity government pay former employees of Islamist movement Hamas`s disbanded Gaza government, an official said today.

High-earning bosses losing on sex life: Survey

Do you earn a moolah and have all good things in life? You may be losing out on your sex life, a fascinating survey suggests.

22 Indians charged in Singapore for false salary information

Singapore has charged 22 Indians, including a woman, with providing false salary information to obtain their work permits, the Manpower Ministry said on Wednesday.

US denies report of paying a dollar a day to foreign employees

The US today strongly refuted reports that its diplomatic missions overseas at times pay less than a dollar a day salary.

Salaries of 200 Assam education dept officials held back

The salaries of about 200 education department officials in the state have been withheld over their failure to disburse the salaries of over 16,000 school teachers for the last 12 months, Assam government said on Saturday.

UP Mining Minister deducts one-day salary of 150 employees

After finding 150 employees absent from their duties at Mining directorate here, Uttar Pradesh Mining Minister Gyatri Prasad Prajapati on Wednesday ordered to deduct their one-day salary.

Protect employees who are defying strike, UP govt to police

Uttar Pradesh government on Monday directed district police chiefs to ensure safety of all the government employees willing to defy the call for strike tomorrow by unions demanding better salary and pension.

Saudis take to Twitter to demand better pay

Despite their country boasting the world`s greatest oil wealth, many Saudis complain their salaries are not enough to make ends meet, and are taking to Twitter to demand more money.

Hefty salary hike for Himachal legislators, ministers

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh introduced four amendments to a bill that proposes the biggest hike in salaries.

DTC to give 1-2 days` salary to rain-hit U`khand

Employees of Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) will contribute a day`s salary for victims of Uttarakhand flash floods.

Assam Governor donates a month`s salary

Assam Governor J B Patnaik has donated his one month`s salary to the Uttarakhand Disaster Relief Fund.

President to donate one month`s salary for Uttarakhand victims

President Pranab Mukherjee will donate his one month`s salary for the victims of flood-ravaged Uttarakhand.

U`khand Guv to donate one month`s salary for flood-hit people

Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi will donate his one month`s salary for the flood-hit people of the state.

Israel’s second president earned less than his driver

Israel`s second President Yitzhak Ben-Zvi had earned 40 per cent less than his driver, according to just-released state archives.

Bangladesh govt plans pay rise for garment factory workers

After the world`s worst garment industry disaster, the Bangladesh Government has decided to raise the income of garment factory workers.

Queen Elizabeth II gets 5 million pounds pay hike

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II has been given a hefty pay hike of 5 million pounds for the current financial year to carry out her official duties.

US defense secretary to return part of his salary

As defense chief, Hagel earns an annual salary of about $200,000, according to the daily Politico.

Resident doctors seek better pay, strike work

Doctors in 14 medical colleges participated in the one-day "mass bunk" stir, including around 1,500 from Mumbai colleges like KEM, Sion, Nair and JJ hospitals.