30 Jan 2015
Lucknow: Close on the heels of two major transfers involing 94 IPS officers in Uttar Pradesh, the Akhilesh Yadav governmet carried out a reshuffle in top burecracy by transferring 27 IAS officers, including district magistrates.
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: "Every girl's life matters", US President Barack Obama said here on Tuesday as he emphasised on providing safety, respect and dignity to women in the country.
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Government on Tuesday asked the states to form labour groups of MNREGA workers at the village level to improve the quality of works to be undertaken under the programme.
23 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has requested the Health Ministry for special funds to improve infrastructure in government hospitals and setting up of a laboratory for dealing with swine flu outbreak in his home state Telangana.
20 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The NDA government is planning to locate the beneficiaries through a nationwide campaign to give away an amount of about Rs 27,000 crore lying inoperative with the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO).
20 Jan 2015
Geneva: India should continue its social policies like the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS), the head of the ILO said, describing such measures as a "remarkable positive" trend in reaching the most distressed sections of the society.
08 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Thursday asked the civil society to take collective responsibility towards eradicating child labour, a day after he dedicated the honour to the nation by presenting his medal to President Pranab Mukherjee.
05 Jan 2015
New Delhi: As many as 500 companies have approached the Ministry of Labour to consider revamping of the laws governing salary payment and granting employees a choice in how they are paid their salary.
01 Jan 2015
Singapore: Singapore Government will impart training to its Labour Department officials for communicating effectively with migrant workers from India and other South Asian countries, following a recommendation by the Committee of Inquiry (COI) probing the December 2013 Little India riots.
25 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: The NDA Government on Thursday defended the labour reforms initiated by it, saying they are only meant for welfare of common people, and asked trade unions to come up with good suggestions to improve workforce.