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SC orders pay review bonanza for defence officers


September 5th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) In a good news for defence officers, the Supreme Court Tuesday directed the government to re-fix their pay scales in tune with the recommendations of ... Read more...

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Air India forms committee to implement Dharmadhikari report


June 21st, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) In the first major move to resolve the human resources issues dogging Air India, a committee of top officials of the airline met here Thursday ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh doctors threaten mass leave


June 4th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 4 (IANS) Health services in Madhya Pradesh may be paralyzed if government doctors carry out their threat to resign en masse July 1 to press for higher salaries.Government ... Read more...

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Government announces Air India staff integration process (Second Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The government Friday said a uniform employees pay and allowances structure and other working conditions for successful integration of the erstwhile Indian airlines with Air ... Read more...

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Ajit Singh promises parity in merged Air India (Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Friday promised employees of the "erstwhile Air India and Indian Airlines" parity in payscales and working hours in the merged ... Read more...

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Air India imbroglio: Ajit Singh promises uniform pay, working hours


June 1st, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Friday promised pilots of the erstwhile Indian Airlines parity in payscales and working hours in the merged Air India in a ... Read more...

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Himachal legislators to get fat salary hike


April 5th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 5 (IANS) Four bills were introduced in the Himachal Pradesh assembly Thursday to increase the legislators' salaries and allowances by around Rs.20,000 on grounds of inflation.A government spokesperson ... Read more...

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Himachal not in favour of pay commission


March 25th, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 25 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh does not want to constitute an independent pay commission to fix pay scales of its government employees, and is following Punjab in pay fixation.This ... Read more...

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Unaided private schools seek amendments in RTE


December 22nd, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22, (IANS) Representatives of 'budget private schools' -- unaided private institutions which often cater to weaker sections of society -- from eight states Thursday formed an alliance ... Read more...

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Punjab, Chandigarh college teachers on strike again


December 13th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 13 (IANS) Hundreds of teachers of private colleges across Punjab and Chandigarh went on a three-day strike Tuesday to protest the state government's failure to implement their demands, ... Read more...

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Strike paralyses teaching in Punjab, Chandigarh colleges


November 30th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 30 (IANS) With hundreds of teachers in nearly 170 private colleges across Punjab and in Chandigarh going on strike Wednesday, classes were affected in these institutions.Punjab and Chandigarh ... Read more...

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Punjab, Chandigarh colleges to remain shut Wednesday


November 28th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 28 (IANS) Nearly 170 private colleges across Punjab and in Chandigarh will remain shut Wednesday following a 'college bandh' call of a teachers' union.The strike call was given ... Read more...

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Indian real estate sector to face shortfall of professionals


November 17th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) With India's population estimated to increase to 1.38 billion by 2020 leading to potential future growth of the real estate sector, the industry is likely ... Read more...

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Dieticians demand a dietetic council for India


October 28th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Dieticians from all across India have approached the health ministry for constituting a regulatory body for dieticians that will monitor the existing practices in the ... Read more...

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High court ultimatum to Gujarat government on pay revision


June 20th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 20 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday issued a final ultimatum to the state government to comply by July 4 with a Supreme Court directive and recommendations of ... Read more...

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Gujarat court summons officials on pay hike issue


June 14th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 14 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Tuesday pulled up the state government for inaction on a Supreme Court directive regarding pay hike to judicial officers in the state ... Read more...

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Is even one of our institutions world class, asks Sibal


May 24th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh's statement that the IITs and IIMs did not have world class faculty was backed Tuesday by his colleague Kapil Sibal, who ... Read more...

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Central excise, customs and service tax officials stage protest for promotions, better wages


April 21st, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr. 21 (ANI): Superintendents of Central Excise, Customs and Service Tax observed a massive Shantigoshthi at the Jantar Mantar here today.Officers from every corner of the country participated wearing ... Read more...

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Gujarat to change work profile of fast track courts


April 5th, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 4 (IANS) The Gujarat government plans to convert the state's fast track courts, financially supported by the central government till March 31, into those of additional district judges.The ... Read more...

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Pen down strike may hit Goa assembly


March 20th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 20 (IANS) The budget session of the Goa assembly might be in jeopardy Monday with a large section of government employees threatening an indefinite pen down strike.The Goa ... Read more...

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Baldauf’s quitting won’t affect plans: Air India


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) A day after national carrier Air India's chief operating officer Gustav Baldauf resigned, company officials said Tuesday his quitting will not affect the embattled airlines' ... Read more...

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Teachers climb water tank in protest; baton charged (Lead)


February 21st, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 21 (IANS) At least 12 qualified Urdu teachers were injured here Monday after police baton charged to break their demonstration demanding appointment in schools, officials said.In a protest inspired by ... Read more...

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Urdu teachers climb water tank to press for demands


February 21st, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 21 (IANS) In a protest inspired by a Bollywood film, half a dozen qualified Urdu teachers, including three women, climbed atop a water tank just across the Uttar Pradesh assembly ... Read more...

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Karnataka extends Unique ID project to all districts


February 17th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 17 (IANS) The Karnataka government Thursday extended the Unique Identification (UID) number project Aadhaar to the remaining 28 districts of the state following its successful implementation in Tumkur and Mysore ... Read more...

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Himachal proposes Rs.3,300 crore plan for 2011-12


January 27th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 27 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has proposed Rs.3,300 crore annual plan for the next fiscal (2011-12) with roads and education as areas of focus, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said Thursday.Discussing ... Read more...

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Report of Wage Boards for Working Journalists presented


January 2nd, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.2 (ANI): The National Wage Boards for Working Journalists and other Newspaper Employees chairman, Justice G. R. Majithia and the members of the Wage Boards presented their final Report to ... Read more...

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Bangladesh workers resume production as Hasina gets tough


December 14th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 14 (IANS) Production partially resumed in garment factories in Bangladesh Tuesday as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ordered tough action against the agitators in a bid to end violence ... Read more...

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One dead as Bangladesh garment workers clash with police


December 12th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 12 (IANS) A rickshaw puller was killed in Chittagong town and scores were injured Sunday in clashes between police and readymade garment workers at many industrial centres across Bangladesh. The ... Read more...

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Sixth pay panel scales for Gujarat judicial officers soon


November 29th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Nov 29 (IANS) The judicial officers in Gujarat will soon get pay and perks in keeping with the recommendations of the Sixth Pay Commission as the state finance minister has ... Read more...

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Kerala to revise staff salaries by April


November 13th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, Nov 13 (IANS) Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac Saturday said state government employees can look forward to a revised salary structure from April next year.The state-appointed committee considering the new pay-scales ... Read more...

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A-G report unearths massive irregularities in Pakistan’s defence expenditure


September 25th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 25 (ANI): A whopping 2.5 billion rupees were wasted in "commonly occurring irregularities" in several departments of Pakistan's armed forces and defence ministry, a report formulated by the Auditor General ... Read more...

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Gujarat told to hike pay of labour court judges


August 7th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 7 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court has directed the state government to hike salary of judicial officers in labour courts by Sep 9 and comply with a Supreme Court order ... Read more...

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Physiotherapists for own council under new health regulator


July 21st, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) With an umbrella council being mulled for India's health education sector, physiotherapists have demanded a separate slot in the proposed body. In a letter addressed to the health ... Read more...

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Delhi technical institutes teachers get pay hike


July 13th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) The Delhi cabinet Monday decided to meet the long-pending demand of the teachers of its technical institutions and polytechnics for pay scales as per the recommendations of ... Read more...

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Hasina promises higher pay to garment sector workers


July 7th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 7 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has promised an early pay revision for the country's ailing garment sector, saying the current pay scales were "too little to meet ... Read more...

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