Swiss voters are to decide in a referendum today whether to bring in the world`s highest minimum wage, offering each and every worker at least USD 25 an hour.
The Centre said the MNREGA Act will be amended to end the disparity with minimum wages.
The Delhi Government has been
urged by a Tihar inmate to increase the wages of prisoners
upto Rs 200 under the Minimum Wages Act for the work rendered
by them in the jail factory.
BJP would wage a legal battle and resort to street agitation against Governor H R Bhardwaj`s recommendation for imposition of President`s Rule in the state, a senior leader said on Monday.
At least 50 people were injured and a factory was ransacked Monday in renewed industrial violence in the garment sector, as the government prepared to revise wages by this weekend.
The death of a daily wage earner, who was suffering from TB, in Jajpur district has triggered allegation that he had died due to starvation.
Leaders of Pakistan-based banned terror groups have pledged to wage a `jihad` against India.
Jharkhand has decided to increase
minimum wages for the labourers from Rs 102 to Rs 150, state
Deputy Chief Minister Raghuvar Das said Sunday.
The All-India State Bank Officers Federation (AISBOF) on Friday rejected the proposed 17.5 percent wage hike and pension benefits and demanded a separate wage revision for them.
Day in Pics: 31st August
Showbiz World - August 31, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai