The move comes days before the ordinance is set to lapse on August 31, following which provisions of the 2013 Act would have prevailed.
The objective is to ensure that a standard minimum wage rate exists for all kinds of occupations.
On June 15, Rehmani had written a letter to Imams and the heads of Muslim outfits urging them to unite against the agenda of the Modi government.
Has the Naga insurgency, India’s oldest, really ended? It is too soon to say.
What’s more worrying is that private investments — on skid row since the last couple of years —are expected to decline another 8 per cent this fiscal, it said.
The Act stipulates that wages be paid within 15 days of the work being completed. According to ministry data, over 50 per cent of the wages so far this year have not been paid on time.
Planting fruit-bearing trees specific to the region can aid revenue generation.
Going against the grain of entrenched pacifism in Japan, Abe is making the case that Tokyo should respond to the rapidly unfolding geopolitical changes in the region.
According to a report prepared by the CBDT, in more than 30 per cent cases, appeals are filed mechanically “without appreciation of the maintainability of the issue involved”.
As per the earlier proposal, the Centre was to provide for 75 per cent of the construction cost of rental units.
Leaders of five farmer organisations said it will cause losses to farmers whose land had been acquired under the old law and who have not accepted compensation till date.
Badal said in cases where the government wants to acquire land for public purpose, the farmers, who agree not to go into litigation with the government, are entitled to additional compensation.
Taking a swipe at finance minister Arun Jaitley, Chidambaram said that the term “tax terrorism” coined by him has “come to haunt him” now in the backdrop of tax notices to FIIs regarding minimum alternate tax.
According to a labour ministry official, through the registration and issuance of U-WIN cards, the government also intends to create a Central-level database of all unorganised sector workers in the country.
It is hard to take his measure. All the contradictions of India play out in his persona.