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.
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.
06 Jan 2016
Kota: Twenty seven child labourers, mostly from Bihar, have been rescued from a bread factory in Anantpura here. Police claimed the children, aged between 14 and 17 years, were made to work for over 12 hours a day in hazardous conditions.
31 Aug 2012
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday highlighted the dignity of labour and said that her own requirements were minimal.
01 Dec 2015
New Delhi: NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya today held a consultation with states and asked them to 'seriously consider' reforms in agriculture, land and labour markets. He was interacting with state representatives here to boost coordination between the Aayog and the states on evolving role of NITI as well as to further the cause of cooperative federalism.
28 Nov 2015
Ranchi: A World Bank team is likely to visit Jharkhand in December to study its labour reforms, months after the state ranked third in the country in ease of doing business.
28 Nov 2015
Hyderabad: Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya today said two amendment bills pertaining to child labour and payment of bonus may be placed next week in the ongoing Winter session of Parliament.
30 Nov 2015
New Delhi: As many as 35,148 children were rescued from work and rehabilitated under the National Child Labour Project (NCLP) till September end in 2014-15, Parliament was informed today.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The government will enhance minimum wages and make it mandatory across the country to boost demand of goods and services for pushing economic growth and creating jobs, Labour Secretary Shankar Aggarwal today said.
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.