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Demand for Pay Parity: Police disperse agitating home guards

Bhubaneswar: The home guards staging dharna at the Lower PMG square here demanding fulfilment of their seven-point charter of demands, including restructuring of pay scale according to 7th Pay Commission, were forcefully dispersed by the police today, informed President of Rajya Gruharakhi Mahasangha (Odisha Home Guards Association) Upendra Mohapatra. The home guards were holding a […]

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Agitating contractual nurses stay put

Bhubaneswar: The cease-work stir by contractual nurses appointed under the National Health Mission (NHM) entered its ninth day today as the agitators stayed put with their protests demanding regularization and hike in salary. “Our agitation has entered its ninth day however the State government has turned a blind eye. We will not return home and […]

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Hassle free pension: CM launches Arpana app for Odisha pensioners

Bhubaneswar: Pensioners, retired before 2016, who were confused about the revision of their pension can now breathe a sigh of relief. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday launched an online application, Arpana, to ensure they receive their due in a hassle free manner. Under the e-governance applications of the Finance Department, the new pension application […]

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Salaries to go up by 10% in India, says report

Mumbai: Salaries are projected to increase by 10 per cent in India in 2018. It will be the highest in the Asia Pacific region, says a report. The highest projected salary rise is seen in the energy, FMCG and retail sectors. “Salaries in India are projected to rise 10 per cent in 2018, same as […]

How are Anganwadi workers in BJP-ruled State paid?, asks BJD

Bhubaneswar: Hitting out at the BJP-led Central government, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today asked the saffron party to refrain from misleading Anganwadi workers and confirm the amount of salary it is paying to the workers in BJP ruled States. “We have increased Rs 500 in 2008, Rs 500 again in 2013 and Rs 2000 […]

Rift Strategy for Anganwadi workers! One group meets CM, calls off stir

Bhubaneswar: The agitation of Anganwadi workers took a new twist today with one group of the women activists declaring to have called off their stir while another group continuing to sit on dharna at the Lower PMG here. It is alleged that while one group linked with the ruling BJD’s trade union Biju Shramik Samukhya […]

Patients suffer as Apollo Hospital staff stage demonstration

Bhubaneswar: Medical services have been partly affected following demonstration by employees at Apollo Hospital in Bhubaneswar on Saturday. Nearly 1,700 employees reportedly staged a dharna demanding hike in salary and bonus. According to employees, the hospital authorities had arbitrarily considerably reduced their bonus and have not increased the salary since long. The agitation by the […]

Anganwadi workers on indefinite stir for salary hike  

Bhubaneswar: Hundreds of Anganwadi workers are sitting on an indefinite dharna at Lower PMG since September 14 pressing for fulfillment of their various demands, including salary hike. After staging demonstration in front of the state Assembly on September 12, the activists have been staging the stir at Lower PMG under the banner of the All […]

ASHA workers stage demo, demand pay hike

Jajpur: Over a hundred Anganwadi workers took to streets demanding fulfillment of various demands, including salary hike, at Dharmasala of Jajpur district today. The ASHA workers assembled before the office of the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDC) at Dharmasala under the banner of the All India Ladies Workers’ Union and staged a demonstration shouting slogans. […]

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7th Pay Commission: Know your revised salary using 2.57 multiplier

Bhubaneswar: The State finance department today issued a notice to head of all departments and all district collectors regarding the procedure for regular State government employees to draw salary after the implementation of the 7th pay commission. In reference to the resolution for the revised scales of pay, the notice mentioned the employees can draw […]

Odisha hikes salaries of MLAs, Ministers  

Bhubaneswar: With legislators cutting across the political parties demanding higher pay and additional funds under LAD, the Odisha Cabinet today increased salaries and pensions of MLAs, ministers, chief minister, leader of opposition, speaker, deputy speaker, government chief whip and deputy government chief whip. The sub-panel of the amenities committee today decided to increase the monthly […]

7th Pay Commission: Know your exact salary post implementation

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government employees are rejoicing the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations which will be effective from September 1. Here are the details of salary hike for employees in different grades, as informed by the former president of State Secretariat Employees’ Association, Chittaranjan Hota: Group D employees will get a monthly basic salary […]

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7th Pay Commission: Odisha govt employees to get salary hike by Sept

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government is likely to implement the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission for its employees and pensioners by next month as Finance Minister S B Behera has hinted that the government is planning to roll out the new pay scale soon. “We have received the report from the fitment committee and the government […]

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7th Pay Commission: Govt is ‘villain’ for Central employees

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The Narendra Modi-led BJP government had deliberately delayed the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission and the higher arrears for vested interests, alleged the Central government employees. Breaking News: Odisha govt employees to get salary hike by Sept The Centre had the Commission report with it lying idle for over a year. Later, […]

7th Pay Commission: Govt doubles allowances for child care

New Delhi: The Narendra Modi-led BJP government has doubled the child care allowance for women employees with disabilities. At present, the differently-abled female employees are getting an allowance of Rs 1,500 per month but now on they will get Rs 3,000 per month for taking care of their newborn child. An order issued by the […]

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7th Pay Commission: No more hike in basic pay, allowances

New Delhi: All hopes lost for the lakhs of Central government employees as there’s a bad news that the Narendra Modi-led BJP government will not reconsider on the basic pay, hike in salary and allowances as recommended by the 7th Pay Commission and approved by the Cabinet. The government has ruled out any change in […]

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7th Pay Commission: Govt may bring allowances under income tax ambit

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Adding to the woes of the already upset and disappointed Central government employees, the Narendra Modi-led BJP government is likely to bring the revised allowances under 7th Pay Commission under the ambit of income tax. If the revised allowances come under the ambit of Income tax, the central government employees will have to […]

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Make merry of salary hike post 7th pay commission implementation 

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The 7th Pay Commission has increased the bank account of the Central government employees to some extent. May not be a bonanza as expected, but the increase in bank balance should be used carefully and in a smart way so that at the end of the day you shouldn’t be left with an […]

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Staff of Bhanjanagar’s KSUB College on hunger strike, demand pay parity

Bhanjanagar: Demanding hike in salary of teaching and non-teaching staff of Kabi Samrat Upendra Bhanja (KSUB) College in Bhanjanagar of Ganjam district, a disabled staff, Ganesh Singh, working as Junior Clerk in the college is sitting on hunger strike since few days. Singh alleged that he had been appointed by the Management Committee, in view […]

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Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Assembly was today adjourned twice with members cutting across party lines demanding hike in their salary and allowances. The issue was raised by Congress chief whip Taraprasad Bahinipati during Zero Hour, when he said the present members and ex-MLAs were facing financial crisis due to hike in prices of essential commodities. A […]