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.
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.
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.
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.
29 Apr 2016
Patna: Bihar government hiked the Dearness Allowance (DA) of its employees and pensioners by 6 percent to 125 percent with retrospective effect from January 1, 2016.
09 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Dearness Allowance (DA) was today hiked to 119 percent, up 6 percentage points, a move which will benefit over 1 crore government employees and pensioners.
19 Aug 2015
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir government today announced a six percent hike in the Dearness Allowance (DA) of its employees with effect from January this year.
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.
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.