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Labour meet: Codes, worker data to be taken up

August 24, 2022 1:56 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two-day conference at Tirupati on Thursday.

States, Centre to meet on labour: Modalities of four codes key agenda

August 01, 2022 8:33 am

Implementing the labour codes not later than 2023 is the aim at the highest levels of government. However, publishing of some or all of the draft rules by the states and finalising modalities is a major challenge.

Non-compete clause: Labour Ministry calls Infosys, union for joint discussion

April 28, 2022 12:30 am

Among the rival companies named in the employment contract are TCS, Accenture, IBM, Cognizant and Wipro for Infosys’ software services wing.

Scheme portability: Labour Ministry looks to widen pension ambit

March 10, 2022 12:06 am

Plan is for organised workers who move into unorganised sector

Nod to at least one global chipmaker by March 31; 2024 target for first fabrication unit

February 13, 2022 11:48 pm

Meity in talks with Labour Ministry for on-site staff housing plan

Total employment in nine select sectors rises to 3.10 crore in Jul-Sep 2021

January 10, 2022 1:11 pm

These nine sectors are Manufacturing, Construction, Trade, Transport, Education, Health, Accommodation and Restaurant, IT/ BPO and Financial Services, accounting for a majority of the total employment in the non-farm establishments.

e-Shram registration is a stepping stone towards protection of informal workers

December 23, 2021 8:47 am

🔴 Ravi Srivastava writes: It needs to be followed by restructuring social security and social protection programmes, and simplifying them

To register unorganised workers, govt launches e-SHRAM

August 27, 2021 12:50 am

“For the first time in the history of India, a system is being made to register 38 crore unorganised workers," said Minister of Labour and Employment Bhupender Yadav.

House panel questions Labour officials on job losses

June 24, 2021 2:51 am

The committee members also enquired about complaints regarding non-compliance of the Centre's advisory which asked private and public establishments not to terminate services of employees or reduce wages, it is learnt.

Govt sets up expert panel to fix minimum pay, national floor wage

June 04, 2021 12:38 am

To arrive at the wage rates, the group will look into the international best practices on the wages and evolve a scientific criteria and methodology for fixation of wages.


There has been a significant dip in the population of India’s working women: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:18 pm

There is a dip in the population of working women across India. But the northeastern states have a prominent presence. See more: