27 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO has decided to invest around Rs 410 crore in exchange trade funds (ETF) every month during the current fiscal. "EPFO can invest around Rs 410 crore in ETF every month during this fiscal. The body has planned to invest 5 percent of its incremental deposits every month," a senior EPFO official told reporters.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Facing resistance to labour reforms from within, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said changes in the laws will be made only after consensus and stressed that "obsolete and unnecessary" laws are being weeded out.
23 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO is likely to launch the online PF withdrawals facility in next three months for the benefit of its over six crore subscribers.
19 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Amid strong opposition by trade unions against certain proposed amendments to labour laws, the two-day long 46th Indian Labour Conference is likely to witness a stormy session on these issues tomorrow.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Taking a jibe at political leaders exploiting photo opportunities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he does not need to take a cameraman with him to understand poverty.
10 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO is considering a scheme for its subscribers so that they are able to own a house by retirement, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said here today.
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.