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Kashi Vishwanath temple to get facelift, priests get pay hike


June 19th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 19 (IANS) Varanasi's famous Kashi Vishwanath temple will be given a major facelift and the salaries of the priests will be increased, the Uttar Pradesh government announced ... Read more...

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More is less when it falls below expectation


June 10th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Getting more money may not make you happier, especially if you are a neurotic, as a salary hike may be viewed as a failure if it ... 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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Average salary hike of firm heads to slow down in 2012


March 26th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Heads of Indian companies will have an average salary hike of 8.3 percent in 2012 against that of 8.4 percent in 2011, a study said ... Read more...

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Hockey coach Nobbs gets a salary hike


February 27th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian men's hockey coach Michael Nobbs received a pay hike Monday after the national team qualified for the 2012 London Games.The sports ministry hiked Nobbs ... Read more...

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Employees likely to get 12 percent salary hike in 2012


February 21st, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Employees in India can expect a salary increase of about 11.9 percent at the end of the current financial year, a study said Tuesday. Pharmaceutical ... Read more...

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Putin’s poll promises to cost state $170 bn


February 17th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Lavish social spending promised by Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in his bid to return to the presidency will cost the state at least 5.1 ... Read more...

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Salary, bonus to rise at slower pace: Survey


November 10th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The majority of Indian firms plan to hike salary and bonus to their employees in the coming months, but the percentage increase is not very ... Read more...

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Diwali bonus for 40,000 Mumbai civic workers


October 26th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 26 (IANS) Nearly 40,000 civic employees, who went on strike last month, Wednesday got a festival gift from the Bombay High Court which asked the Municipal Corporation of ... Read more...

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Mumbai civic workers call off strike


September 21st, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Employees of Mumbai's civic body called off their strike Tuesday evening after Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan assured them to look into their demand for pay ... Read more...

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Peon makes extortion calls, held


September 12th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Angered by delayed payment of salaries and denial of a pay hike, a 22-year-old peon at a travel agency tried to extort money from his ... Read more...

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Staff strike hits banks operations in Karnataka


August 5th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 5 (IANS) State-run banks remained shut across Karnataka Friday as thousands of employees began a daylong strike against privatisation and entry of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the ... Read more...

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More salary, less allowance for Meghalaya legislators


August 3rd, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 3 (IANS) Meghalaya legislators have received a salary hike of Rs.15,000 but their travel allowance has been cut by Rs.10,000, a minister said Wednesday.The Meghalaya cabinet late Tuesday ... Read more...

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Michael Nobbs is India’s hockey coach till 2016 Olympics (Lead)


June 29th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Australian Michael Jack Nobbs is the new Indian hockey coach and his tenure lasts till the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.Nobbs pipped renowned coach Roelant ... Read more...

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Hike legislators’ salary: Jharkhand speaker


June 26th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 26 (IANS) Stating that Rs.26,800 per month was not "enough to meet the social and family requirements", Jharkhand assembly speaker C.P. Singh Sunday demanded a hike in the ... Read more...

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Karnataka ministers, law makers get over 100 percent salary hike


June 7th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 7 (IANS) The Karnataka chief minister, ministers and legislators Tuesday got more than a 100 percent hike in their salary and allowances with the assembly, boycotted by ... Read more...

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Centre rules out partial lockout of Air India due to pilots’ strike


April 30th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30(ANI): Refuting media reports that Air India may be partially locked out due to pilots' strike, Union Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi on Saturday said that chartered flights have ... Read more...

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Infotech’s net profit comes down


April 20th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 20 (IANS) Infotech Enterprises Limited, global technology solutions provider, has recorded a growth of 24.6 percent in revenues, but the net profit has come down by over seven ... Read more...

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Huge salary hike, laptops, i-Pads, phones for Andhra legislators


March 29th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 29 (IANS) Andhra legislators never had it so good - apart from a huge jump in their salaries and perks, each one has been gifted a wide range ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir legislators to get salary hike


March 24th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 24 (IANS) Legislators in Jammu and Kashmir will get higher salaries and perks at the end of the ongoing budget session, official sources said.The government will bring two ... Read more...

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Manipur teachers on strike over salary hike demand


February 23rd, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Manipur, Feb.23 (ANI): Teachers in Manipur are on strike over a demand for a hike in their salaries.The teachers who have gathered under the banner of the Federation of College Teachers Associations ... Read more...

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Orissa minister, lawmakers to get three-fold salary hike


February 12th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 12 (IANS) Orissa ministers and lawmakers are set to get a nearly three-fold hike in their salary apart from perks with retrospective effect from April 1, 2010, an official said ... Read more...

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Operation theatre staff strike work in Chandigarh hospital


February 6th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 6 (IANS) The premier Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) hospital here was Sunday hit by an indefinite strike by the operation theatre technicians demanding a pay hike.The ... Read more...

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Jersey Shore: Forth Coming Season To Premiere In July


January 22nd, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The 'Jersey Shore' cast has reportedly been told by MTV authorities to keep themselves free during the month of May as shooting for the next season is to start off with ... Read more...

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Female employees think they are underpaid by 25pc


January 15th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15(ANI): Most women think that they are underpaid by as much as 25 percent and are expecting a higher salary hike than men this year.A poll of over 1,000 office ... Read more...

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Legislators’ salary hike proposal not rejected: Delhi government


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Delhi government Tuesday clarified that the proposal for hiking the salaries of legislators and ministers, by almost 200 percent, has not been rejected by the central ... Read more...

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Mahindra Satyam posts flat Q1, Q2 revenues (Lead)


November 16th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 15 (IANS) Mahindra Satyam, formerly Satyam Computers, has posted flat revenues during the first two quarters of the current fiscal year but claimed that it is now "stable and ... Read more...

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Mahindra Satyam posts flat revenues in first two quarters


November 15th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 15 (IANS) Mahindra Satyam, formerly Satyam Computer, has posted flat revenues during the first two quarters of the current fiscal year and expects gradual growth in the next two ... Read more...

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No salary hike for ‘poorly paid’ Tripura legislators


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 2 (IANS) Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar Tuesday rejected the demand to hike salaries and allowances of state legislators, who are stated to be getting the lowest salary among ... Read more...

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Teresa Giudice Might Be Leaving “Real Housewives Of New Jersey”


October 20th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sources say that Teresa Giudice might just quit her show "Real Housewives Of New Jersey". The reality star is reportedly demanding a whopping increment in her ... Read more...

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Thursdays best for sex and Wednesdays to find love


October 15th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 15 (ANI): Did you know Thursday is best for having sex? Or Wednesday is the best bet to find the love of your life? If not, then here's a new ... Read more...

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Miandad suggests way to reform trouble-stricken PCB to Zardari


September 16th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 16 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) director general Javed Miandad has been pushing for radical reforms in the board, including enhanced powers for himself, and has conveyed his suggestions to ... Read more...

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Parliament approves MPs’ salary hike


August 31st, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Parliament Tuesday passed a bill substantially hiking the salaries of MPs, with the government saying it would strive to evolve a permanent mechanism in consultation with members ... Read more...

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MPs’ salary hike: Do they have a case? (Special)


August 31st, 2010 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
By M.R. Madhavan The Lok Sabha has passed the bill to revise the salary of members of parliament. Much of the debate in the media has been on the wealth of current MPs ... Read more...

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MPs: Crorepatis or underpaid public servants?


August 30th, 2010 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) A 300-percent salary hike plus doubling of generous allowances is in the offing for our MPs, never mind that the majority of them are 'crorepatis', or millionaires ... Read more...

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