04 Mar 2014
Dhanbad: The All India Road Transport Worker Federation (AITWF) has decided to oppose the Congress party in the Lok Sabha polls for not implementing the VV Giri Labour Institute's suggestions for improving living conditions of transport workers in the country.
22 Feb 2014
Madrid: US drinks giant Coca Cola vowed today to press on with laying off workers at its bottling plants in Spain after unions refused to strike a deal.
20 Jan 2014
Mumbai: That music maestro AR Rahman lives out of a suitcase is a known fact. But what amazed us when we met him after the press conference for Imtiaz Ali’s upcoming film Highway was his unbridled energy.
31 Aug 2012
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday highlighted the dignity of labour and said that her own requirements were minimal.
16 Jan 2014
Washington: The US National Labor Relations Board has issued a formal complaint against giant retailer Walmart, saying it violated labour rules by threatening and punishing workers who joined pro-union protests.
30 Dec 2013
Rajgir: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday exhorted people not to marry off their daughters in families, which do not have toilets in their houses.
28 Dec 2013
Beijing: China's national legislature on Saturday voted to abolish a much-criticized penal system that allowed police to lock up people for up to four years without due process.
24 Jan 2014
Indore: Lokayukta police conducted a raid on Thursday against Labour Department Deputy Commissioner LP Pathak and recovered details of properties worth over Rs 3 crore disproportionate to his known sources of income.
06 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Vice President Hamid Ansari has condoled the passing away of Nelson Mandela, and said that the former South African President was a living symbol of his people’s quest for freedom and dignity against tyranny and injustice.
12 Dec 2013
Panaji: With medical practitioners vouching for music as a therapy to reduce pain and anxiety associated with child birth, especially among first time mothers, the trend is gaining wider acceptance, mainly in urban areas.