Raising the Retirement age of Soldiers below the rank of officers in Defence Forces

Raising the Retirement age of Soldiers below the rank of officers in Defence Forces Defence Minister Shri Arun Jaitley submitted a report to a question in Lok Sabha on 18th July 2014 about the retirement age of soldiers below the rank of officers in Defence Forces. He said, there is presently no such proposal to increase the retirement age of soldiers below the rank of officers in the defence forces. And the details of the retirement age of various category of officers and soldiers in the … [Read more...]

Retirement Age Becomes the Centre of Attention Once Again!

Retirement Age Becomes the Centre of Attention Once Again! For the second time this year, there is sensational news about the retirement age of Central Government employees! Will the retirement age of Central Government employees be extended by another two years, from 60 to 62? This is one of the hottest topics of discussion among Central Government employees these days. The reason for this excitement is the reply given by the Minister concerned to the question raised by Raja Mohan Reddy in … [Read more...]

No proposal to raise retirement age of Central Government employees

No proposal to raise retirement age of Central Government employees No Proposal regarding raising the retirement age before the Government Following is the text of the Press Statement issued by the Department of Personnel & Training, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions today, to clarify that there is no proposal before the Government regarding raising the retirement age of Central Government employees from 60 years to 62 years :- “Attention of the Government has … [Read more...]

Retirement issue is to be handled with social mindset – says Dr. Jitendra Singh

Retirement issue is to be handled with social mindset – says Dr. Jitendra Singh There are approximately 40,000 fresh retirees every year from the Central Government Civil establishments alone. This number could be close to 1,00,000 including defense, railways, posts and telecom. In addition there is a pool of around 50 lakh existing pensioners. This group of personnel can, by and large, offer greater maturity, experience and stability. With improved living conditions and the best of medical … [Read more...]

Andhra Pradesh Government Hikes Retirement Age to 60

Andhra Pradesh Government Hikes Retirement Age to 60 The Andhra Pradesh state legislative has unanimously passed a resolution for increasing the retirement age from 58 to 60 for government employees. In addition to this, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has also announced a number of incentives and schemes for the state government employees. While introducing the Bill in the state legislative, the Chief Minister said that the current laws were implemented in 1984. The retirement … [Read more...]

Retirement Age 60 to 62 : Cabinet enhances retirement age of teaching faculties to 62

Retirement Age 60 to 62 : Cabinet enhances retirement age of teaching faculties to 62 Cabinet enhances retirement age of teaching faculties to 62 Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, June 19: In yet another major decision ahead of the Assembly elections, State Cabinet, which met under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, here this afternoon, enhanced the retirement age of teaching faculties of the Universities of Kashmir/ Jammu, SKUAST, Kashmir/ Jammu and Government Medical … [Read more...]

Jammu & Kashmir Employees Retirement Age hiked to 60, on par with Central Government Staff

Jammu & Kashmir Employees Retirement Age hiked to 60, on par with Central Government Staff During the cabinet meeting of June 3 that was presided over by J&K Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah, it was decided to increase the retirement age of state employees from 58 to 60, on par with the Central Government employees. It is worth mentioning here that the resolution marks the successful culmination of more than 6 years of protests and demands made by various employees unions across the … [Read more...]

65 as Retirement Age: Employees Demand Becomes Electoral Manifesto Issue

Retirement age of 65: The Politicization of Employees’ Demands 65 as Retirement Age: Employees Demand Becomes Electoral Manifesto Issue Once again, raising the retirement age has started making headlines. But this time, they are not rumours or false stories. There is some truth in it. A recognized political party has promised to increase the retirement age of state government employees from 60 to 65. 'Samajwadi Party' In the election manifesto released yesterday, the party has promised to … [Read more...]

Retirement benefits of the Central Government employees – Common Nomination Forms

Common Nomination Forms for various retirement benefits of the Central Government employees - Notifications regarding. Department of Pension and Pensioners welfare issued notification regarding the retirement benefits to Central Government Employees today on its official website. The webpage link is provided below for your ready reference... Retirement Benefits... … [Read more...]

50% DA Merger and Retirement Age 62 – High hopes fading due to announcement of election dates…

Merger of DA, Interim Relief and Retirement Age to 62: Hopes faded Merger of DA, Interim Relief and Retirement Age to 62: Only today's date is in hand after that all these hopes have died down. The schedule for the Lok Sabha polls will be announced by the Election Commission on today as media reported. The schedule will be announced at a press conference by Chief Election Commissioner V.S. Sampath along with Election Commissioners H.S. Brahma and S.N.A. Zaidi. With the announcement of … [Read more...]