29 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government decision to implement the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission will benefit over one crore central government employees and pensioners and added that the additional expenditure had been provided for in the Union Budget.
20 Nov 2015
Mumbai: The BSE Sensex extended gains for the second straight day in a choppy trade -- its first weekly gain in four -- as it edged up over 26 points on increased buying by investors and retailers, tracking a firm overseas trend.
04 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The armed forces have raised concerns over the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission,including shortcomings in it, with the Defence Ministry, Navy chief Admiral RK Dhowan said today.
20 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The recommended 23.55 percent hike in remuneration for central government employees, if fully implemented, will add to the challenges the government faces in achieving its fiscal consolidation target, Fitch Ratings said.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry has set up an Implementation Cell to give effect to the recommendations of the Seventh Pay Commission. According to the office memorandum, the Cell would process and implement the accepted recommendations of the Seventh Pay Commission.
21 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Congress today expressed resentment over the recommendations of the Seventh Pay Commission and demanded at least 40 percent hike in the pay of various categories of government employees.
19 Nov 2015
New Delhi: In a bonanza for Central government employees, the Seventh Pay Commission headed by Justice A K Mathur has submitted its report to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today recommending 16 percent hike in their salaries and allowances.
20 Nov 2015
New Delhi: A 23.55 percent hike in salary, allowances and pension involving an additional burden of Rs 1.02 lakh crore has been recommended to Central government employees and pensioners by the 7th Pay Commission which more than doubled the entry and top level pay while favouring a virtual OROP for civilians.
27 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Taxmen across the country will be observing a 'black day' today to protest against some of the 'retrograde recommendations' of the seventh pay commission, the Income Tax Employees Federation of Mumbai, said here.
26 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Cabinet today extended by four months the term of the Seventh Pay Commission, which was set up in February 2014 to revise remuneration of some 48 lakh Central government employees and 55 lakh pensioners.