Central govt employees

Centre directs its employees to work in three shifts to tackle coronavirus spread

The central government on Thursday (March 19, 2020) altered the working hours of its employees and directed them to work in three shifts as part of measures to combat the spread of coronavirus. ''50 per cent of Group B and C employees are required to attend office every day, and the remaining 50 per cent of staff should be instructed to work from home,'' a statement from the Union Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions said.

Mar 19, 2020, 15:05 PM IST

Centre’s decision to hike DA will benefit 48 lakh employees, 65 lakh pensioners

The Union Cabinet had on Friday announced a 4 per cent hike in dearness allowance. After the Union Cabinet’s nod, the DA has been hiked from 17 per cent to 21 per cent. The decision will be effective from January 1, 2020.

Mar 13, 2020, 17:32 PM IST

Centre hikes Dearness Allowance by 5 percent, to benefit 1.12 crore government employees and pensioners

The move is likely to benefit nearly 1.12 crore government employees and pensioners.

Oct 09, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

Central government employees expect 2% DA for January 2017

Central government employees expect a 2 percent dearness allowance in the salary from January 2017.

Feb 04, 2017, 17:28 PM IST

Central govt employees expect January 2017 Dearness Allowance up to 3%

Central government employees were not satisfied with the 2 percent Dearness Allowance(DA) announced by the government for July to December 2016 period. A discussion among the employees has begun what could be the expected DA in January 2017.

Dec 04, 2016, 15:13 PM IST

Don't lay off or demote employees for disability: Centre

No government office should dispense with or reduce in rank an employee who acquires any disability during his service, the Centre has said.

Oct 12, 2016, 14:04 PM IST

7th Pay Commission: Govt discontinues 7 interest free advances for employees

Government has discontinued seven interest free advances, including those for purchase of bicycle and warm clothing, in pursuance of recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission.

Oct 12, 2016, 10:58 AM IST

7th Pay Commission: Know the exact salary of class 1 officers for pay band Rs 15,600-39,100

Know the exact salary of class 1 officers for existing pay band Rs 15,600-39,100 as per the 7th Pay Commission recommendations approved by the Cabinet on June 29.

Jul 07, 2016, 13:11 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of salary hike of central govt employees

Watch this special segment and get to know about the greed of central govt employees after a hike in their salary.

Jul 01, 2016, 00:56 AM IST

7th Pay Commission: Secretaries panel moots starting salary at Rs 23,000

What could be termed as good news for central government employees, the empowered group of secretaries headed by Cabinet Secretary, is said to have recommended raising the minimum salary as well as the fitment factor.

Jun 18, 2016, 13:53 PM IST

Good news for central govt employees! DA likely to be hiked to 125% from existing 119%

The likely increase in dearness allowance by six percent to 125 percent from existing 119 percent would benefit over 10 million central government employees and pensioners.

Feb 19, 2016, 17:28 PM IST

7th Pay Commission report: Cabinet approves setting up of Empowered Committee

New Delhi: Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved setting up of Empowered Committee of Secretaries to process recommendations of 7th Pay Commission.

Jan 13, 2016, 16:41 PM IST

Know about the previous six central pay commissions:

Know about the previous six central pay commissions.

Nov 19, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

Govt to hire retired officers to probe corruption complaints

Mentally and physically-sound retired Central and state governments employees will be engaged by the Centre for conducting departmental inquiries against delinquent officials, a move aimed at checking delay in finalising such proceedings and pendency.

Oct 08, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Govt approves 7% DA hike; raises it to 107% from July 1

Government on Thursday approved 7 percent hike in dearness allowance (DA), taking it to 107 percent of basic pay, a move that will benefit around 30 lakh central employees and 50 lakh pensioners including dependents.

Sep 04, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

Dearness allowance hiked by 7%; effective from July 1

The Government on Thursday approved a hike in dearness allowance (DA) to 107 percent from the existing 100 percent, benefiting around 30 lakh Centre's employees and its 50 lakh pensioners including dependents.

Sep 04, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

Govt to increase dearness allowance to 107%, up from 100%

Government is likely to approve a hike in dearness allowance (DA) to 107 percent from the existing 100 percent, benefiting around 30 lakh Centre's employees and its 50 lakh pensioners including dependents.

Aug 31, 2014, 14:59 PM IST

DA likely to be hiked by 10% on Friday

The hike in DA would be effective from the January 1 this year.

Feb 25, 2014, 20:35 PM IST

Govt hikes DA by 10%; to benefit 80 lakh employees and pensioners

The Union Cabinet on Friday approved a proposal to hike dearness allowance to 90 percent from existing 80 percent, a move that would benefit about 50 lakh central employees and 30 lakh pensioners.

Sep 20, 2013, 11:18 AM IST

Government likely to hike DA to 90% on Friday

The Union Cabinet could approve a proposal to hike dearness allowance to 90 percent from existing 80 percent, a move that would benefit about 50 lakh central employees and 30 lakh pensioners.

Sep 19, 2013, 12:36 PM IST