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.
22 Nov 2012
The Punjab Government has revised the minimum wages in the state, bringing relief to lakhs of workers reeling under inflationary pressure.
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.
13 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Congress MLAs spent the night in the Punjab Assembly seeking a debate on the no-confidence motion against the ruling SAD-BJP combine, which was defeated by voice vote, and have refused to vacate the House till the government gives an assurance that a discussion will be allowed on it.
14 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: The four-day Punjab Assembly session on Wednesday ended on a bitter note with the concluding day witnessing unruly scenes, including a shoe being hurled towards the ruling combine members.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: At least six students died and 17 sustained serious injuries on Tuesday afternoon when the school bus carrying over 50 children fell into a canal near Muhawa village in Punjab's Attari.
13 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Punjab Congress MLAs on Tuesday refused to vacate the Assembly even after spending the night in the House and stuck to their demand of a debate on the no-confidence motion moved by the party against the state government.
06 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Assembly elections in Punjab are likely to be held in the last week of January or first week of February next year, state chief electoral officer VK Singh said here on Tuesday.