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.
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.
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.
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.
30 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The BJP credited Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership and the steps taken by new government for propelling country's growth rate to 5.7 percent for the April-June quarter, saying it heralds the beginning of good days promised by the party.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Instant messaging application hike messenger on Wednesday said that it has crossed 35 million-user mark and is handling over 10 billion messages and 3 billion stickers per month.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Rural households without sanitation facilities will get Rs 15,000 each for constructing toilets while schools will get Rs 54,000 for same purpose, according to a new Government proposal aiming to end the practice of open defecation in the country.
27 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Shares of companies related to defence sector gained up to 7.6 percent on Wednesday after government notified increase in FDI limit to 49 percent through approval route in the sector.