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Synonyms for dearness

the quality possessed by something with a great price or value

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The main cause of this widespread corruption is the lack of contentment The general restlessness and dearness are the contributing factors in this regard.
NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet okayed an additional 2 per cent hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) for Central government employees.
Simultaneously, it also announced the payment of pending Dearness Allowance (DA) for 14 months to 150,000 gazetted officers with the August salaries.
"It was in their presence that dearness allowance was announced." And then suddenly, NOAB leaders started a "conspiracy" to slow the wage board work by "raising questions against the entire process", they wrote.
He reiterated his stance to effectively address the problems of promotions, and travel and dearness allowances of employees.
Sanjrani announced to pay a visit to the department and take severe action against absent workers during duty hours.He reiterated his stance to effectively address the problems of promotions, and travel and dearness allowances of employees.
Earlier, EPFO members were allowed to withdraw up to 36 months of basic salary plus dearness allowance for purchase or construction of house/ flat and 24 months of basic salary and dearness allowance for purchase of land.
Boxing begins at |4.30pm at Dearness Valley Leisure Centre, Doncaster, S64 0LB.
Another resident said that trader mafia earned millions of rupees during the holy month and that they were reluctant to abandon the illegal practices of hoarding, profiteering and dearness. He revealed that the prices of fruits and other commodities were beyond the purchasing power of common men.
New Delhi: Government is likely to approve a hike in dearness allowance (DA) to 107 per cent from the existing 100 per cent, benefiting around 30 lakh Centre's employees and its 50 lakh pensioners including dependents.
The contribution limit towards EPS (which is deducted from the EPF contribution) is 8.33% of an employee's monthly salary (basic plus dearness allowance), or Rs 541 (8.33% of Rs 6,500), whichever is lower.
With the levy of 17% general sales tax on even zero-rated items would bring more dearness in the country.
They were on an agitation for implementations of their several demands including enhancement of retirement age, regularization of ad-hoc services and 7% Dearness Allowances.
Reports say, the core demand for merging the Variable Dearness Allowance (VDA) of 76 per cent with the Basic Salary, after a 10 percent raise, with effect from April 1, 2012, has been accepted in the meeting.