Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

Labour and Employment


Santosh Kumar Gangwar gone, labour codes, relief measure for migrants challenges for new minister

July 08, 2021 10:39 am

Having finalised the rules for the codes, the government had earlier aimed for the April 1 deadline for rollout of the four labour codes, but it got stuck as coordination with states did not gain pace, as was initially planned.

Initiated by Gujarat labour department, Wellness centre faces legal action for ‘not paying gratuity dues’

June 09, 2021 3:47 am

The department had received complaints from employees about the firm not clearing gratuity dues under the Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972.

IT mass layoffs: TN govt holds talks with firms, employee unions excluded from meeting

November 20, 2019 6:45 pm

The Union of IT & ITES Employees (UNITE) and All India Forum for IT/ITeS Employees (AIFTE) whose complaints paved the way for the initiative were not allowed into the meeting.

Few takers for skill development allowance,HP may rethink scheme

April 09, 2014 1:04 pm

Faced with all-round criticism,the Himachal government has found reasons to take a fresh look at the newly launched ‘skill development allowance’ for educated unemployed youths.

Akhilesh cracks whip on sluggish depts

October 23, 2012 2:16 am

Performance review Officials told to quickly release development funds.

Retirement age of Haryana workers may go up to 60 years

July 10, 2012 11:25 pm

The retirement age of about nine lakh industrial workers in Haryana may be raised to 60 years as against 58 years at present,an official said.

HC slams govt over inability to implement labour laws

September 15, 2011 3:25 am

The Himachal Pradesh High Court directed the additional chief secretary (Labour and Employment) to file an affidavit giving details on the steps taken for the implementation of labour laws.