08 Apr 2015
Mumbai: In a bonanza to over one crore Central government employees and pensioners, the Cabinet on Tuesday hiked Dearness Allowance (DA) by 6 percent to 113 percent of their basic pay with effect from January.
18 Apr 2015
Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (MPERC) has allowed an average 10 percent hike in power tariff for all categories, including the domestic consumers.
15 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Supreme Court on Wednesday delivered a split verdict on a DMK leader's plea seeking removal of a public prosecutor from representing state in the Karnataka High Court which recently reserved verdict on an appeal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in a disproportionate assets case.
09 Jan 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday announced the much-awaited hike in Dearness Allowance for state government employees by seven percent with effect from January 1, this year.
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.
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.
19 Apr 2013
Union Cabinet on Friday approved the proposal to increase dearness allowance (DA) to 80 percent, from existing 72 percent, benefiting about 50 lakh employees and 30 lakh pensioners of the Central Government.
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.
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.
08 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court reserved its verdict on a DMK leader's plea against appointment of G Bhavani Singh as special public prosecutor for proceedings before the Karnataka High Court hearing the appeal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa against her conviction in a disproportionate assets case.