21 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has criticised frequent remarks made by political pundits on the "root cause" of violence against women and asserted that there should be no compromise on the issue of dignity of women.
20 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Taking potshots at Narendra Modi government over its talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping, the Congress said that good relations are important but not at the cost of ‘security and dignity’.
20 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Nepal on Saturday sought technical cooperation from India for extending Provident Fund in organized and unorganized sectors in that country. A delegation led by Secretary of Nepal Prime Minister and Employees Provident Fund (EPF), Nepal chief Durga Nidhi Sharma met Union Labour Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and held deliberations on the issue.
13 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Actress Neha Marda, who plays a girl faced with atrocities by her chauvinistic husband in ‘Doli Armaanon Ki’, believes the show gives out a positive message for women to encourage them to live life on their own terms.
15 Sep 2014
New Delhi: India requires sustainable and inclusive labour-saving technologies and farm mechanisation to boost its agriculture productivity, according to experts.
06 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The national economy which is languishing way behind the standard growth rate has slowly started showing signs of recovery and manufacturing sector, which is considered the accelerator of growth is being seen by the government as a major precursor to boost the ailing economy.
12 Sep 2014
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday asked Labour Resources Department (LRD) officials to collect data of laborers who died away from the state.
09 Sep 2014
Sydney: The world is facing a global jobs crisis that is hurting the chances of reigniting economic growth and there is no magic bullet to solve the problem, the World Bank warned on Tuesday.
03 Sep 2014
Kolkata: With less than a month left for Bengal's greatest festival Durga Puja, artisans at Kumartuli in north Kolkata, the hub of idol-makers, are struggling to finish their assignments because of a labour shortage.
23 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Ficci) on Friday urged the government to shift labour laws from the concurrent to the state list with a view to attract more investment.