15 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to the nation on Independence Day, today said respect for dignity of labour should be our national trait.
21 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Ahead of Bihar Assembly polls next month, the Election Commission has warned candidates and political leaders against making statements during campaigning which are repugnant to the dignity of women.
31 Aug 2012
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday highlighted the dignity of labour and said that her own requirements were minimal.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Cheaper labour is not enough to drive the manufacturing growth and attract investors into the country as there are other factors like 'high power tariff' and 'tougher regulatory regime' which need attention, NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya said.
03 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government plans to put in place provisions to punish parents whose children are found to be engaged in child labour, which has been seeing a declining trend.
16 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Those hiring a full-time domestic help may soon have to pay them a minimum salary of Rs 9,000 per month, compulsory paid leave of 15 days a year, and maternity leave to boot.
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.
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.
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.
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.