04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: 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.
31 Aug 2014
New Delhi: 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.
18 Sep 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Slamming the Congress-led UDF Government for steep hike in taxes and service fees, CPI (M) in Kerala on Thursday threatened to unleash a massive agitation and urged the people to desist from paying the increase including the new rates of water charges.
17 Sep 2014
New York: Know why we do not view a Picasso sculpture or Leonardo da Vinci's portrait in the same way we look at a bed no matter how fancy the bed is? Because we see Picasso or da Vinci more as a person than an object, according to new research.
17 Sep 2014
London: With this new app, banish that creepy feeling after seeing a house spider. Autumn is the time when male spiders go on the hunt for mating, leading them to secure positions in the private corners of your home.
28 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Eyeing on the Lok Sabha polls, the Central Government on Friday raised Dearness Allowance (DA) from 90 percent to 100 percent, benefiting its 50 lakh employees and 30 lakh pensioners.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Targetting youth under 25, instant messaging application hike messenger is aiming to reach 100 million customers by the end of next year.
16 Aug 2014
Nahan (Himachal Pradesh): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday announced a 10 percent hike in dearness allowance for the state government employees and pensioners from Jan 1, 2015.
21 Nov 2013
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced an additional DA installment of six percent for state government employees amidst protest by opposition CPI-M that she did not follow Assembly rules, while making the statement even as Congress staged a walkout.
04 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The government is likely to announce a hike in dearness allowance to 90 percent from existing 80 percent in September, benefiting about 50 lakh central employees and 30 lakh pensioners ahead of the festival season.