27 Jun 2015
Hyderabad: The Union Labour Ministry proposes to come out with four labour codes in the areas of wages, industrial relations, social security and working conditions to strengthen safety and social security of workers.
29 May 2015
Kingston: West Indies batting legend Brian Lara has severely criticised the Cricket Board's (WICB) move to axe Shivnarine Chanderpaul from the national team and has called for an honourary send-off to the veteran batsman by including him in two-Test home series against Australia.
26 May 2015
Gujarat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not only restored the credibility of the PMO but also convinced everyone that his authority is supreme in decision- making, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday in an apparent dig at former PM Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi.
12 Jun 2015
New York: US government has opened an investigation against two of the biggest Indian outsourcing companies for possible violations of H1-B visa rules, according to a media report.
13 May 2015
New Delhi: In a major overhaul of child labour laws, the Cabinet on Wednesday approved a complete ban on employment of children below 14 years, except for some family businesses, entertainment and sports activities, while raising the punishment for violations to up to three years of jail.
02 May 2015
London: Kate Middleton was today admitted to St Mary's Hospital in London in the early stages of labour.The 33-year-old Duchess of Cambridge was admitted to the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital, where her first baby Prince George was born in July 2013.
01 May 2015
Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das said investments made in any sector should be in the interest of the labour force as both were important in the progress of the state.
01 May 2015
New Delhi: Internet giant Google on Friday celebrated 'Labour Day' with tools-enabled colourful Doodle. A set of tools like a pair of gloves, measuring tape, wrench, screws, nuts and insulating tape are put together in order to write its name 'Google'.
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya on Thursday called for creating a conducive environment for workers and to recognise and respect dignity of labour in the backdrop of government's 'Make in India' programme.
08 May 2015
London: Britain's Conservative Party and the Labour Party on Friday were competing closely to garner an overall majority in General Election held on Thursday.