01 May 2016
Hyderabad: Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya yesterday denied having any differences with the Finance Ministry over the EPF interest rate.
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.
14 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The number of child labourers in the country has gone down from 1.26 crore in 2001 to 43.53 lakh in 2011, Lok Sabha was informed today.
13 Mar 2016
Kolkata: Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi feels that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' programme will prove to be a "big disaster" if child labour laws are not strengthened.
25 Feb 2016
Washington: US President Barack Obama today signed a bill to ban the import of goods like fish, electronics and cocoa produced by forced labour, closing a legal loophole in an 85-year-old law that has failed to keep such products out of America.
04 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Minister Gopal Rai today said the government will organise a one-day national conference of Construction Labour Board tomorrow against the Centre's decision to allegedly "snatch" powers of the board.
31 Aug 2012
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday highlighted the dignity of labour and said that her own requirements were minimal.
13 Mar 2016
Hyderabad: Labour Ministry will soon launch an investigation into the provident fund contributions made by Kingfisher Airlines for its employees when the carrier was functioning, Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has said.
02 Mar 2016
Muzaffarnagar: Forty-five bonded labourers working in a brick kiln in Rawa village of Baghpat district were rescued by a team of police and Labour Department.
29 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Twenty children from Bihar and Jharkhand, illegally employed with shoe-making factories and placement agencies, have been rescued by police from outer Delhi's Aman Vihar area.