Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 10:59
The government is likely to introduce the Bill to amend the Labour Laws (Exemption from Furnishing Returns and Maintaining Registers by Certain Establishments) Act, 1988, Wednesday in Rajya Sabha.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 07, 2014, 09:08
The bill seeks to allow thousands of small industries to file just one return for compliance with 16 labour laws.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 06, 2014, 00:17
Concern over absence of proper labour laws was voiced in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with members seeking consultation with stakeholders before amending existing rules.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 21:55
Union Cabinet has approved proposals to amend three labour laws including the Factories Act to make them more compatible and beneficial for labourers.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 10:19
The Union cabinet has approved proposal to amend to three archaic labour laws.
Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 04:34
Bolivia has passed a law authorizing children to work from age 10, saying the rule is necessary due to realities in the impoverished country where kids join the labor market prematurely.
Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 04:23
Singapore has warned maid employment agencies in the city-state against "undignified" advertising following complaints by rights groups that domestic workers are being marketed as commodities.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 17:43
CPI(M) today warned the Central government against any amendment in Labour laws as they were an outcome of struggle and not from any favour.
Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 10:48
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set in motion the first major revamp in decades of the archaic labour laws, part of a plan to revive the flagging economy, boost manufacturing and create millions of jobs.
Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 08:39
India has a slew of laws and rules that shape the labour market, regulating the terms of work, hiring and firing, and the working conditions.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 17:39
The government is considering to exempt the proposed mega manufacturing zones from certain restrictive labour laws with a view to boost industrial output which has stagnated for the past two years.
Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 17:02
Alleging that the workers and labourers' interests were not being safeguarded in Rajasthan, several trade unions today said BJP government in the state was trying to amend labour and industrial laws without consulting them.
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