02 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Firing a fresh salvo at the Centre, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday alleged Lt Governor Najeeb Jung was "stalling" the clearance of minimum wages file "at the behest of Prime Minister NarendraModi", who does not want it implemented in Delhi.
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.
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.
26 Aug 2012
Haryana government on Saturday reiterated its commitment to ensure compliance of provisions of all labour laws like minimum wages act, employees state insurance (ESI) act and employees provident fund (EPF) act wherever applicable, an official spokesman said
10 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today upheld an amendment to the Haryana Panchayati Raj Act providing for educational qualifications and other eligibility criteria for those aspiring to contest the rural local body elections.
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.
18 Feb 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government has increased the minimum monthly wage for industrial labourers and those engaged in brick-kilns by Rs 173.25.
18 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Condemning the "cowardly" terror attack on an Army camp in Uri, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured the nation that those behind the "despicable" strike won't go unpunished.
15 Aug 2014
New Delhi: With proposals like covering all employments under the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 and fixing a statutory nationwide wage floor, Labour Ministry will seek Cabinet's nod to bring in a slew of amendments in the 66-year old regulation.
02 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Essential services such as banking and transport are likely to be hit on Friday as 10 central trade unions go on one-day nationwide strike, protesting against "anti-worker" changes in labour laws and the Centre's "indifference" to their demands for better wages.