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Cabinet nod to 78-day bonus for Railway employees

Cabinet nod to 78-day bonus for Railway employees

New Delhi, Sep 18(UNI) For the sixth consecutive years, the Modi government on Wednesday announced 78-day bonus for 11,52,000 Railway employees.

The decision to this effect was taken at a Cabinet meeting presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the move will result in expenditure of Rs 2,024 crore.

Briefing reporters here, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said the decision is to reward the workers for giving the Railways the productivity.

He said the government has consistently for last six years given bonus to the Railway employees for their contribution in running the organisation which is the 'lifeline of the country'.

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Nationwide outrage on incidents of violence against women, Prez calls to review provision of mercy petition for accused under POCSO

Nationwide outrage on incidents of violence against women, Prez calls to review provision of mercy petition for accused under POCSO

06 Dec 2019 | 11:44 PM

New Delhi, Dec 6 (UNI) Amid a rising anger in the country against heinous incidents of violence against women, the issue of women security raged across the country with even President Ram Nath Kovind expressing the need to review the provision of mercy petition for those accused under the POCSO act.

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Aadi Mahotsav registers record sale of Rs 20 crore

Aadi Mahotsav registers record sale of Rs 20 crore

06 Dec 2019 | 11:29 PM

New Delhi, Dec 6 (UNI) Ministry of Tribal Affairs on Friday said the 15 days National Aadi Mahotsav at Dilli Haat, INA here registered a record sale of Rs 20 crore.

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Govt sends opinion on mercy petition in Nirbhaya case to Prez Kovind

06 Dec 2019 | 8:45 PM

New Delhi, Dec 6 (UNI) The government on Friday has sent its recommendation on the mercy petition filed by an accused in the Nirbhaya case to President Ram Nath Kovind.

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Ruling party raised uproar in LS to divert from issue of women security in LS: Cong

Ruling party raised uproar in LS to divert from issue of women security in LS: Cong

06 Dec 2019 | 8:30 PM

New Delhi, Dec 6 (UNI) The Congress on Friday charged the BJP members in Lok Sabha of creating an uproar in the Lok Sabha to divert from the issue of women security .

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Govt likely to seek action against Cong MPs under Rule 374

Govt likely to seek action against Cong MPs under Rule 374

06 Dec 2019 | 8:21 PM

New Delhi, Dec 6 (UNI) The ruling BJP and the government are likely to step up its demand for exemplary actions against Congress lawmakers T N Prathapan and Dean Kuriakose for their 'threatening gestures' against Union Minister Smriti Irani in the Lok Sabha on Friday.

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