12 Oct 2011
The Supreme Court yet again refused to restrain the Union Cabinet from taking any decision on the Majithia Wage Board's recommendations for journalists and non-journalists, turning down pleas by various media to do so.
29 Jul 2016
Amritsar: A court in Amritsar on Friday granted bail to Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener Arvind Kejriwal and two other party leaders in a defamation case filed by Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia.
25 Oct 2011
In a decision that will benefit more than 40,000 newspaper employees, Union Cabinet on Tuesday approved the recommendations of the Majithia Wage Boards providing for an increase in the salaries and allowances of journalists and non-journalists.
30 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Around 33 lakh employees of the central government had a reason to cheer on Tuesday with the government announcing their annual bonus that has been pending for two years.
30 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Various central trade unions, including INTUC, AITUC, HMS, CITU, AIUTUC, among others, refused to call off a day-long nationwide strike even after the announcement of raising minimum wages was made by the Central government.
18 Mar 2016
New Delhi: JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar today vowed to wage a battle for scrapping of the sedition law under which he and two other PhD scholars of the university were arrested last month in connection with a controversial event.
02 Mar 2016
Washington: Osama bin Laden was plotting to wage a jihad against Pakistan and the slain al-Qaeda leader wanted to manipulate Indo-Pak tensions to achieve this objective, according to newly declassified files seized from his Abbottabad hideout.
03 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar says he supports actresses, who want to work on a wage system that will bring them on par with their male co-stars. The "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" actor said he will oblige to the wage system demand, if any actress asks for it while he is casting her.
21 Nov 2015
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure adequate fund flows for rural jobs under MGNREGA for easing the suffering of people facing drought situation in the state.
16 Jul 2016
Kolkata: Over 130 persons onboard an Imphal-bound Air India aircraft had a narrow escape today after the pilot detected smoke in one of the engines just when the plane was entering the runway.