30 Oct 2014
Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday asked the Union Government to "upwardly revise" the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for wheat for the forthcoming season.
30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Congress dubbed the Narendra Modi rule as "minimum governance, maximum event management" in the wake of Supreme Court faulting the government on a variety of issues, including on black money.
27 Oct 2014
Kolkata: City-based UCO Bank on Monday said it has "identified" Vijay Mallya-owned Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) as a "wilful defaulter" and will be sending a notice to the defunct carrier.
25 Oct 2014
Chandigarh: Starting with two villages in the worst affected district of Muktsar, the Punjab government on Saturday launched a scheme for development of infrastructure in these villages.
18 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Two months after Congress' demand for Leader of Opposition's post was rejected by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, the Lok Sabha Secretriat has in response to a RTI query said there is no minimum percentage of seats required for appointment of LoP in Lok Sabha.
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.
13 Aug 2014
Chandigarh: Wooing industrial workers ahead of assembly elections, Haryana government today announced to fix minimum wages of industrial workers at Rs 7,400 per month with a provision of five percent annual hike.
13 Oct 2014
Jalpaiguri: Nearly four lakh tea garden workers in West Bengal's Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, and Alipurduar districts today observed a token strike to press for their long standing demand for wage revision.
12 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre to bring wages under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) on par with minimum wages prevailing in different states.
22 Nov 2012
The Punjab Government has revised the minimum wages in the state, bringing relief to lakhs of workers reeling under inflationary pressure.