Labour officials said that in November 2014, the state had fixed the daily minimum wages at Rs 210 for workers for rolling 1,000 beedis. But industry representatives claimed they were not consulted before minimum wages were finalised, said an official.
According to documents accessed by The Indian Express under the Right to Information Act, the minister sanctioned funds worth Rs 12.47 crore for the rejuvenation of 11 lakes in his home district during the last financial year, of which Rs 4.55 crore was released.
In what has turned into another flashpoint between the Shiv Sena and the BJP, the Mira Bhayander Municipal Corporation (MBMC) has said it cannot take legal action against anyone for using its name without permission.
The panel will specifically look at suggestions given by plastic manufacturers regarding its production, use and recycling. The decision to form the secretary-level committee was taken at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday.
Shiv Sena MP and Saamana executive editor Sanjay Raut says Sena is a founding member of the NDA and a responsible political ally that will continue to speak out against the government when it feels necessary.
As per these rules, factories employing a hundred or more workers are expected to constitute “health, safety and welfare committees” consisting an equal number of representatives of both employers and workers.
Two Shiv Sena leaders have been at loggerheads for the past one week over a proposed crematorium in Thane’s Manpada area. While legislator Pratap Sarnaik has demanded a crematorium in the area, the party’s leader of the House in Thane civic body, Naresh Mhaske, has opposed it. Residents of the area have been voicing their […]
According to the Maharashtra Plastic and Thermocol Products (Manufacture, Usage, Sale, Transport, Handling and Store) Notification, 2018, the manufacture, usage, sale, storage and transport of products made from plastic and thermocol will be banned with immediate effect across the state.
The ban will not be applicable to plastic bags or plastic used in packaging of medicines, compostable plastic bags or material used for plant nurseries, horticulture, agriculture and handling of solid waste.