Labour

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal slams Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal slams Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray. Watch the video to know what he said.

May 24, 2020, 22:16 PM IST

Watch: Migrant workers returning to their villages on Zee News

In this segment of Zee News, Watch what migrant workers have to say on the lockdown and pandemic.

May 16, 2020, 23:36 PM IST

Home Minister Amit Shah: No support from the West Bengal government regarding laborers

Home Minister Amit Shah has written a letter to the West Bengal government and said that there is no support from the West Bengal government regarding the workers.

May 09, 2020, 11:08 AM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, May 04, 2020

Badhir News is a special section of Zee News for deaf people which is specially designed by keeping deaf people in mind only. This brings you the latest news updates of every afternoon.

May 04, 2020, 16:36 PM IST

Pregnant? Start exercising to reduce time spent in labour, suggests study

The women in the exercise group were also less likely to use an epidural during childbirth.

Mar 19, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

Medical negligence at its peak! Jaipur woman forced to deliver baby on road after hospital refuses admission

As per reports, the doctors on duty allegedly refused to admit her citing that it was not yet time for the baby to be born, and asked her to come back the following morning.

Jul 29, 2017, 16:31 PM IST

Jobs, higher wages key focus areas for govt: Bandaru Dattatreya

Union labour minister Bandaru Dattatreya on Monday asserted the government has "moved quite ahead" on the employment generation front and will focus more on increasing wages and social security for workers.

May 01, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Glucose supplements to women during childbirth may shorten labour time

A new study has found that glucose supplements given to women during childbirth, especially for the first birth, may shorten the labour time.

Jan 23, 2017, 21:27 PM IST

Pregnant woman goes into labour, broadcasts it live to 200,000 people on Facebook!

The mother of two (now three), who is a director at an ad-agency, posted five videos showing live contractions and updates as her baby "moved down the birth canal".

Jan 02, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Australian PM Turnbull in reach of hollow election victory

Embattled Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Wednesday pulled within striking distance of the votes needed to form a narrow majority government in a cliffhanger election that has left the country in limbo and his leadership in doubt.

Jul 06, 2016, 13:55 PM IST

Labour MP Jo Cox shot and stabbed to death in Britain

Labour MP Jo Cox stabbed and gunned to death in Britain. Watch complete news story of News 20 for getting detailed updates!

Jun 17, 2016, 13:52 PM IST

Light meal during labour benefits most healthy women

Women traditionally have been told to avoid eating or drinking during labour due to concerns they may aspirate, or inhale liquid or food into their lungs.

Oct 26, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

India pitches for greater mobility of skilled labour at G20

India on Friday favoured greater mobility of skilled labour besides increased movement of goods and capital arguing that it would help the developed nations which are faced with the problem of ageing population.

Sep 05, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

Respect for labour should be national trait: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said respect for dignity of labour should be our national trait.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:14 AM IST

Maharashtra govt to register workers in unorganised sector

Maharashtra Labour Minister Prakash Mehta on Tuesday said the state government will undertake a campaign from August 9 to register workers in the unorganised sector and is considering a proposal to include farm labourers as well.

Jul 21, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Kerala planning legislation to address migrant labourers issue

 The Kerala government on Wednesday said it is mulling a new legislation to address the issue of migrant labourers in the wake of their huge influx to the state in search of unskilled jobs.

Jul 15, 2015, 14:16 PM IST

British government moves to restrict strikes, outrages unions

Britain`s Conservative government announced on Wednesday it would seek to pass a law restricting the conditions under which workers can stage strikes in a move that outraged the country`s unions.

Jul 15, 2015, 06:16 AM IST

Spanish workers to get raise after 3 years of frozen wages

Spanish unions and employer organisations signed an agreement Monday to raise salaries after having kept wages frozen for the past three years, another sign of the rebound in Spain`s economy.

Jun 08, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

Brazil gives more rights to domestic workers

President Dilma Rousseff on Tuesday approved legal changes giving more workplace rights to Brazil`s estimated 6.5 million-strong army of maids and other domestic helpers.

Jun 03, 2015, 00:17 AM IST

Ban all forms of labour employing children below 14 years: Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Saturday demanded a complete ban on all forms of labour involving children below 14 years, against the backdrop of Union Cabinet's nod to amend child labour law to allow them to work in family enterprise.

May 16, 2015, 21:49 PM IST