Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2020 03:33 PM IST
In a bid to woo investors to their respective states and make a desperate bid to emerge as an alternative manufacturing hub to China amid the Covid-19 crisis, both MP and UP announced a raft of changes to their labour laws this week.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON APR 18, 2020 02:19 PM IST
The matter was brought before the court by Indian Federation of Trade Unions (IFTU), a labour union in Panipat, which had alleged that 4,314 migrant labourers in Panipat working in various factories await government help
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2020 10:25 PM IST
“It is a principle of Sikh religion to help and embrace whoever seeks shelter. The situation is sensitive in Delhi. The gurdwara managements should help the riots victims, irrespective of their religion, in this hour of distress,” says Akal Takht acting jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh.
Mumbai | By Kailash Korde, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2019 03:24 AM IST
National Railway Mazdoor Sangh (NRMU), one of the powerful labour unions on the zonal railway, has launched a fresh protest against the Rs 700-crore terminus plan.
Chennai | By MC Rajan
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2019 10:50 PM IST
The Chennai-based multinational auto major in a notice to its employees on Thursday declared September 6, 7, 10 and 11 as non-working days.
Hindustan Times | By Sujata Anandan, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2019 11:31 PM IST
It is the women, lending their bangles to further patriarchy, who should think again
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondents, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2019 08:51 AM IST
The BEST Sanyukta Kamgar Kruti Samiti (BSKKS) — a joint action committee of labour unions — on Tuesday decided to continue the strike after Shashank Rao, its leader, raised a new objection.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2019 12:57 PM IST
The spokesperson with the Reliance-led Mumbai Metro One Private Limited (MMOPL), which runs the Metro, said the Mumbai Metro-1 Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar train has been withdrawn from services.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2019 12:27 AM IST
Group of Mumbaiites also suggests steps to make BEST better
Mumbai | By Aroosa Ahmed
UPDATED ON JAN 10, 2019 10:08 AM IST
BEST Sanyukta Kamgar Kruti Samiti, a joint action committee of labour unions leading the strike, was due to meet the administration again on Thursday as thousands of commuters were affected with buses off the road.
Hindustan times | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2019 08:18 AM IST
Bus passengers to be hassled as 35,000 BEST staff begin indefinite strike over better pay, among other things, today
Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 23, 2018 11:05 AM IST
The strike that will begin on the midnight of January 7 is to demand higher grade pay for employees recruited from 2007, compassionate appointments and deliberations on a new wage agreement that was to come into effect from April 2016.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 10, 2018 04:04 AM IST
Under the Centre’s slab, skilled workers will get Rs 17,498 per month as against Rs 16,858 under the Delhi government’s March 2017 notification. Unskilled workers will get Rs 14,378 per month, compared to Delhi government’s Rs 13,896. For semi-skilled workers, it is Rs 15,912 against Delhi’s Rs 15,296.
Hindustan Times | By Lalita Panicker
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2018 08:19 AM IST
There is much economic benefit to be had from the investing in women in farming. The Food and Agriculture Organization says that if women farmers had the same access to resources as men, they would increase output by 20-30% which would mean a dramatic reduction in hunger