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Modi government's festive bonanza to 12.26 lakh govt employees, Rs 18,000 bonus per worker

This is the seventh year in a row that 78-days' wages are given as PLB to railway employees.

Oct 10, 2018, 12:33 PM IST

Now, for the first time, leave travel concession for railway employees

The railway employees on deputation to any other organisation, including railway PSUs, would also continue to be eligible for optional LTC in lieu of Privilege Pass entitlement.

Mar 29, 2018, 15:33 PM IST

More than 13,000 Railway employees face the axe in drive against long-term absentees

The Railways seems set to lost 1 percent of its total workforce.

Feb 09, 2018, 20:05 PM IST

Railways employees all set to get 78-day wages as productivity-linked bonus

The decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Sep 20, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

Cabinet clears 78-day bonus for railway employees

The 78-day wage is expected to be around Rs 18,000 per employee.

Sep 28, 2016, 15:17 PM IST

Good news for Railway employees: Likely to get 78-day wages as Dussehra bonus

Ahead of the festive season, railway employees are likely to get 78-day wages as bonus this year, the same as in the last four years despite the financial crunch.

Sep 25, 2016, 10:47 AM IST

Railway employees to have new uniforms designed by Ritu Beri

Five lakh railway employees comprising front office staff, TTEs, guards, drivers and catering personnel will soon don new uniforms created by fashion designer Ritu Beri woven around the theme of Indian culture.

Jul 31, 2016, 13:02 PM IST

13 lakh railway employees on strike from July 11: Unions to serve notices today

Railway unions will serve notices at all zonal general managers of railways on Thursday for going ahead with proposed indefinite strike call on July 11.

Jun 09, 2016, 09:48 AM IST

Govt clears bonus for railways employees

Ahead of the festive season, government on Wednesday cleared a proposal to give productivity linked bonus to about 12 lakh railway employees.

Oct 07, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Railway employees federation threatens strike over 'privatisation'

Privatisation has "jeopardised" railways and "endangered" safety of passengers across the world, All India Railwaymens Federation on Tuesday claimed and threatened an indefinite strike if the Centre goes ahead with "plans of selling the sector".

Oct 28, 2014, 19:47 PM IST

Cabinet okays 78-day bonus for railwaymen post-facto

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Saturday gave its ex-post facto approval for payment of Productivity Linked Bonus (PLB) equivalent to 78 days wages for the financial year 2013-14 to all eligible non-gazetted Railway employees.

Oct 18, 2014, 23:26 PM IST

78-day bonus for railway employees

Railway employees will be given 78-day wages as Diwali bonus, the same as in the last two years for the fiscal 2013-14 despite the financial crunch.

Sep 27, 2014, 17:59 PM IST

97% railway employees ready to go on strike over demands: Unions

All but three percent of railway employees in the country are in favour of going on an indefinite strike.

Jan 23, 2014, 23:45 PM IST

Railway employees mulling general strike before Lok Sabha polls

The threat of a general strike in the Railways on Tuesday appeared to be looming large with a majority of its employees favouring it to demand scrapping of new pension scheme and jobs for wards of those who took VRS, among other issues.

Dec 24, 2013, 19:30 PM IST

Railway staff booked for misbehaving with MLA

Two Railway employees were booked on Saturday for allegedly misbehaving with an MLA and his wife on Danapur-Howrah Express.

Feb 02, 2013, 23:54 PM IST

Railways tops in corruption complaints: CVC

Over 8,800 complaints of alleged graft against railway employees were received by the Central Vigilance Commission last year.

Dec 19, 2012, 13:49 PM IST

Railway employees to march to Parliament tomorrow

Seeking adequate budgetary support and filling up vacant posts in railways, its employees will march to Parliament tomorrow to press their demands.

Mar 27, 2012, 18:32 PM IST

Thirty eight Railway employees suspended

Thirty eight Railway employees have been suspended for allegedly running commercial activities from their government allotted houses

Jun 18, 2011, 18:01 PM IST

Railway employees demand CBI probe into Sainthia mishap

The Railway employees federation has demanded a CBI probe into the Sainthia train mishap that left 66 passengers dead, saying it apprehended sabotage.

Jul 23, 2010, 16:00 PM IST