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.
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi : State owned lender Punjab National Bank's net profit in the second quarter ended September 30 grew by 13.81 per cent to Rs 575.34 crore on robust growth in other income.
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.
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.
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.
30 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Subscribers to the retirement fund EPFO will get a minimum of Rs 1,000 a month from October 1 under Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) as the government formally launched the programme on Tuesday.
30 Sep 2014
Ahmedabad: Union Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday launched the Rs 1,000 minimum monthly pension scheme here, which is expected to benefit as many as 97,000 persons in Gujarat.
22 Nov 2012
The Punjab Government has revised the minimum wages in the state, bringing relief to lakhs of workers reeling under inflationary pressure.
15 Oct 2014
Chandigarh: Punjab-based private sugar mills on Wednesday sought abolition of purchase tax on sugar cane, saying low sugar prices and high input cost hit the industry hard.