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.
27 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Japanese auto major Honda's cars and two-wheelers subsidiaries in India will invest a total of Rs 965 crore to increase their respective production capacities at two existing plants in India by 2016.
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.
26 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to push economic growth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley promised to hike public spending on infrastructure, ease entry barriers for overseas investors and introduce GST Bill besides pitching for more interest rate cuts by the RBI.
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.
25 Mar 2015
New Delhi: AAP and BJP MLAs raised several issues in the Assembly ranging from compensation for farmers affected by unseasonal rain to rollback of the government decision to increase water tariff by 10 percent.