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.
21 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Observing that the government had rolled back the steep rail fare hike, the Bombay High Court on Monday disposed of a PIL which challenged the increase in ticket rates announced by Railway Ministry in June this year.
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.
18 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Delhi Congress slammed power regulator DERC's decision to hike the power tariff for domestic consumers by upto 7.5 percent, saying it will put additional burden on people already reeling under price rise.
02 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Centre is likely to announce next month a hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) by 10 percent to 100 percent, benefiting about 50 lakh employees and 30 lakh pensioners.
02 Feb 2014
Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Saturday approved release of 10 percent Dearness Allowance (DA) installment which will be effective from July 2013.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Power tariff in Delhi was on Thursday hiked by up to 7.5 percent for domestic consumers but power bills of 80 percent consumers will come down as the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission withdrew a surcharge of up to 8 percent for next three months.
13 Nov 2013
Thiruvananthapuram: In a decision which will please lakhs of government employees and pensioners, the Kerala Cabinet on Wednesday announced a 10 percent increase in the Dearness Allowances (DA) of their salaries.