As many as 464 schools in the country including eight in Delhi, failed to deposit provident fund contributions with retirement fund body Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on time, Parliament was informed on Monday.
Germany on Thursday offered to enhance cooperation with India in imparting vocational training to young Indians, including developing courses for apprentices to suit the expanding industry and opening a national workers vocational university.
Asserting that its focus will be on providing descent working condition for labourers and compliance of labour laws, the government today said dialogues with trade unions on various issues will continue to bridge the gap between them and the Labour Ministry.
Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya on Sunday said he would hold talks with trade unions who have planned a nationwide protest on December 5 against the alleged anti-worker policies of the NDA government.
The Narendra Modi-led NDA government on Sunday evening effected a reshuffle of some ministries and allocated portfolios to 21 new ministers, giving Defence to Manohar Parrikar, Railways to Suresh Prabhu, Information and Broadcasting to Arun Jaitley and moving Harsh Vardhan from health to Science and Technology.
Expressing happiness over the induction of Secunderabad MP Bandaru Dattatreya into the central government, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday said the appointment would benefit the state.
Expressing happiness over the induction of Secunderabad MP Bandaru Dattatreya into the central government, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today said the appointment would benefit the state.
A prominent leader of the saffron party in undivided Andhra Pradesh, Bandaru Dattatreya rose through the ranks from being a full-time RSS pracharak to become the lone representative of the new state of Telangana in the Union Cabinet.
BJP Member of Parliament Bandaru Dattatreya on Saturday said that Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan`s move to bring chief ministers of both the states together at Raj Bhavan was "wise but late".
BJP MP from Secunderabad, Bandaru Dattatreya Saturday asked Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao to immediately convene a meeting of all MPs from the state to discuss various issues pending with the Centre so that they could be raised in the forthcoming Budget session of Parliament.