GOOD NEWS – Several relaxations brought in GPF rules


In a major relief for government employees, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions has announced several relaxations in General Provident Fund Rules, with liberalization and simplification, particularly relating to advances and withdrawals by the subscriber/ employee. According to the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh, the existing GP Fund (Central Service) Rules came into force way back in 1960 and even though certain amendments have been made from time to time to address the concerns raised, it was felt to be the need of

Read More
March 19, 2017


Read More
7th CPC: Demanding better pay, 5,000 AIIMS nurses go on leave, emergency services shut down
March 19, 2017

Hundreds of patients had to face a harrowing time on Friday when emergency services were completely shut down after 5,000 agitating nurses at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) went on mass casual leave. Nearly 90 surgeries were postponed. Several patients were forced to visit the nearby Safdarjung and other hospitals in wake

Read More
कैबिनेट ने 2% एडिशनल डियरनेस अलाउंस(DA)को मंजूरी दी
March 16, 2017

  -मौजूदा 2%DA पर एडिशनल 2%अलाउंस बेसिक या पेंशन पर मिलेगा। यह 7th पे कमीशन की सिफारिशों के तहत मंजूर हुए फॉर्मूला पर बेस्ड है। -इस

Read More
Amendment to the provisions of General Provident Fund (Central Service) Rules 1960 – liberalization of provisions for withdrawals from the Fund by the subscribers
March 11, 2017

No 3/2/2017-P&PW(F)(ii) Ministry Of Personnel, PG & Pensions Department Of Pension & Pensioners Welfare Desk-F 3rd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhavan Khan Market, New Delhi – 110 003 Dated the 7th March, 2017. OFFICE MEMORANDUM Subject: Amendment to the provisions of General Provident Fund (Central Service) Rules 1960 –

Read More
GOOD NEWS – Parliament Finally Passes Bill That Allows Women Six Months Of Maternity Leave
March 10, 2017

Lok Sabha passed today on 9th March, 2017 the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 which inter-alia includes increasing maternity benefit to woman covered under the Maternity Benefit Act, 1961 from 12 weeks to 26 weeks up to two surviving children in order to allow the mother to take care of the child during his/her most formative stage,

Read More
Agenda Items for next meeting of Standing Committee of NC (JCM)-reg.
March 6, 2017

NFIR National Federation of Indian Railwaymen 3, Chelmsford road, New Delhi - 110 055 No.IV/NFIR/SCM/Pt.VI Dated: 05/03/2017 The Secretary, JCM (Staff Side), 13-C, Ferozshah Road, New Delhi Dear Brother. Sub: Agenda Items for next meeting of Standing Committee of NC (JCM)-reg. Ref: Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances

Read More

Latest News

7th Pay Commission: Can Narendra Modi government gift you higher allowances from April?