Thursday, 23 March 2017

7th Pay Commission: Allowance Committee Likely To Hold Talks With Union Officials Soon

7th Pay Commission: Allowance Committee Likely To Hold Talks With Union Officials Soon 

Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal had earlier clarified that the allowance committee on 7th Pay Commission has not yet submitted its report. The Minister said the government will decide on the implementation after the report is submitted by the committee. 

Thursday, 16 March 2017

One day nationwide strike on 16.03.2017

 About thirteen (13) lakhs Central Government employees went on nationwide one day strike today (16.03.2017) as per the call of Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers. Strike was total in Kerala, West Bengal, TAmilnadu, Odisha, Telangana, Chattisgarh, Assam, North Eastern states including Tripura, Jharkhand, Karnataka and Maharashtra. 70 to 80% participation in Andhra, Punjab, Gujarat, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, 60 to 70% in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Haryana, 40 to 50% in Delhi and Rajasthan 30% in Himachal.

Dearness Allowance : Cabinet approves additional DA @ 2% from January 2017.

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved release of an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners w.e.f. 01.01.2017. It has increased by 2% over the existing rate of 2% of the Basic Pay/Pension, to compensate for price rise.

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Voluntary Retirement: AIS (Death-cum-retirement-benefits) Amendment Rules: Notification dated 27.02.2017

The Gazette of India : Extraordinary [Part II-SBC - 3(i)] Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (Department of Personnel and Training) Notification - These rules may be called the All India Services (Death-Cum-Retirement-Benefits) Amendment Rules, 2017, The notice of voluntary retirement given in writing by the member of the service under sub-rule (2) and (2A), may be withdrawn by the member of service. Request for withdrawal of notice of voluntary retirement shall be submitted to the Competent Authority within the period specified in the said notice.

Agenda Items for next meeting of Standing Committee of NC (JCM)

Agenda Items for next meeting of Standing Committee of NC (JCM) NFIR National Federation of Indian Railwaymen 3, Chelmsford Road, New Delhi - 110 055 Affiliated to : Indian National Trade Union Congress (INTUC) Internatinal Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) No. IV/NFIR/SCM/Pt.VI dated 05/03/2017 The Secretary, JCM (Staff Side). 13-C, Ferozshah Road, New Delhi. Dear Brother