Index Number [ http://labourbureau.nic.in/indtab.html ] for Industrial Workers (CPI-IW) on base 2001=100 for the month of May, 2014 increased by 2 points and pegged at 244 (two hundred and forty Four). In the present scenario it will be difficult for the Govt; to contain CPI-IW at this level. However, even if they succeed to contain June 2014 figure to 244. 7% rise in DA/DR will accrue.
Part II MEMORANDUM ON PENSION AND OTHER RETIREMENT BENEFITS CHAPTER – I Introduction The Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure, Resolution No.1/1/2013-EIII(A) dated 28th February, 2014 in its Para 2(f) has included the following terms of reference of the 7th Central Pay Commission: “(f) To examine the principles which should govern the structure of Pension and other retirement benefits, including revision of pension in the case of employees who were retired prior to the date of these recommendations, keeping in view that the retirement benefits of all Central Government employees appointed on and after 01.01.2004 are covered by the New Pension Scheme (NPS).” 1.2 The principles that should govern the structure of pension etc have to be evolved taking into account the relevant constitutional provisions as well as judicial pronouncements by the Supreme Court of India in this regard. 1.3 Article 366(17) of the Constitution of the Co