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  • State to implement revised UGC scales

    State to implement revised UGC scales

    We can’t stop any projects from Kanyashree to Sabujsathi. We have to continue with Sarva Siksha Abhiyan. We cannot act like the Centre, by making tall promises before elections and then forgetting to implement those afterwards... Although the Centre and the state has different salary structures we try to give you (teachers and government employees) whatever we can. Have faith in us. We have to repay Rs 50,000 crore debt this year: Mamata Banerjee, Chief Minister.

    November 6, 2019
  • Budget addresses welfare of all sections: BJP

    Budget addresses welfare of all sections: BJP

    Amid the brewing discontent among the salaried middle-class post the Budget presentation, the BJP on Saturday claimed the government was committed to their welfare and cited implementation of the Seventh Pay Commission’s recommendations to back its contention. BJP general secretary Ram Madhav said the NDA government led by Prime minister Narendra Modi had taken into …

    February 4, 2018
  • Cabinet nod to revised pay scales for teachers of colleges, varsities

    Cabinet nod to revised pay scales for teachers of colleges, varsities

    Seventh Pay Commission, teachers, HRD ministry, Prakash Javadekar

    October 11, 2017
  • Defence of the realm

    Defence of the realm

    In the budget for the Financial Year (FY) 2017-18, presented in Parliament on February 1, the Ministry of Defence has been allotted Rs 2,74,114 crore, excluding the provision for pensions. The nominal increase of 5.7 per cent over the revised estimates (RE) for FY 2016-17 is barely adequate to provide for domestic inflation. The increase …

    February 10, 2017
  • Defence of the realm

    Defence of the realm

    In the budget for the Financial Year (FY) 2017-18, presented in Parliament on February 1, the Ministry of Defence has been allotted Rs 2,74,114 crore, excluding the provision for pensions. The nominal increase of 5.7 per cent over the revised estimates (RE) for FY 2016-17 is barely adequate to provide for domestic inflation. The increase …

    February 10, 2017
  • The military battles for self-respect

    The military battles for self-respect

    Even after seventy years, the government continues to keep the military at arm&’s length, ensuring it has no role in strategic decision-making, nor grants it representation on committees like the pay commission or follow up committees. The government action on lowering its status in the Seventh Pay Commission, compelled the military leadership to battle its …

    September 13, 2016
  • Meet Europe’s oldest living inhabitant

    Meet Europe’s oldest living inhabitant

    A Bosnian pine (Pinus heldreichii) growing in the highlands of northern Greece has been dendrocronologically dated to be more than 1075 years old. This makes it currently the oldest known living tree in Europe. It is one of more than a dozen individuals of millennial age, living in a treeline forest high in the Pindos …

    August 21, 2016