The Manipur government is likely to invoke the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) to break the indefinite strike of state government employees since Jan 16 demanding higher salaries, officials said here Friday.
China has charged four employees of
mining giant Rio Tinto including an Australian in an
industrial espionage case that has strained diplomatic ties, a
lawyer for one of the employees said on Wednesday.
SC has frowned on
illegal retrenchment of employees in the name of
liberalisation and globalisation saying it was violation of
fundamental rights and deplored the growing tendency of courts
to approve such illegalities.
Uttar Pradesh government employees
agitating over alleged police action against them during a
demonstration demanding pay parity with central government
employees on Saturday night called off their indefinite strike.
Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee
on Wednesday warned a section of railway staff against delaying of
trains out of political motivation, saying their action would
bring a bad name to the Railways and affect business.
Uttarakhand state roadways
employees today withdrew their call for indefinite strike
after the government assured them to look into various demands
including extending the benefits of sixth pay commission.
A survey conducted by ISACA, a nonprofit association of 86,000 information technology (IT) professionals, claims 91% of IT and business professionals in India believe that their employees shop online using work computers.
The Supreme Court has held that though THE government has got the power to amend a rule with retrospective effect, the same cannot take away the existing rights and benefits conferred on the employees.