27 Mar 2015
London: Neither David Cameron nor his rival Ed Miliband landed a knockout blow during the first TV contest of Britain's election race, experts said on Friday, as the centre-left opposition prepared to launch its campaign.
23 Mar 2015
Puducherry: Opposition Congress has charged ruling AINRC with adopting unfair labour practices, as seen in delay in disbursing pending wages to temporary staff of the Civil Supplies Corporation (PAPSCO) and initiating action against staff seeking wages.
24 Mar 2015
Paris: French construction group Vinci faces a claim from a campaign group over alleged forced labour involving migrant workers on building projects tied to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
13 Mar 2015
Colombo: Breaking a 28-year-long hiatus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday embarked on an important visit to Sri Lanka with the message that India favoured a life of equality, justice, peace and dignity for Tamils in its "new journey" of peace and reconciliation.
08 Mar 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday said women’s empowerment, their dignity and equality should not be made a “distant goal or fond aspiration” but should be bestowed on them as one of their “sacred” rights.
13 Mar 2015
Chandigarh: Lamenting that children were not a "political priority" in the country, Nobel laureate and child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi on Friday appealed to the Centre to implement the toughest law to put an end to their exploitation.
11 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Stating that the deficit in the Employees' Pension Scheme Fund is not a concern, Labour Ministry is taking steps to bridge the asset-liability gap in the same, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.
09 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Labour Ministry will transfer the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) to the Health Ministry from April 1, Parliament was informed on Monday.
21 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Actors and the media are known to share a "love-hate" kind of relationship, but megastar Amitabh Bachchan took to his official blog to laud the dedication of mediapersons, saying they deserve "respect" and "dignity".
25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: The number of labour disputes pending have declined in 2013-14 by 2.7 percent compared to an increase by 5.7 percent at the end of 2012-13, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.