minimum wages

Minimum wages in unorganised sector: SC dismisses Swami Agnivesh's plea

The Supreme Court Friday dismissed social activist  Swami Agnivesh's plea seeking minimum wages for around 50 crore workers in the unorganised sector.

Oct 12, 2018, 12:30 PM IST

Govt to set up advisory board to fix national minimum wages

Addressing a session on Labour Code on Wages-2017 at PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry here today, Gupta clarified that the Centre has not fixed a National Minimum Wage for all employees as yet and reports appearing on Rs 18,000 per month minimum wage for employees are "incorrect".

Sep 27, 2017, 16:28 PM IST

AAP govt approves around 37% hike in minimum wages

The Delhi government on Saturday approved an around 37 percent hike in the minimum wages for unskilled, semi-skilled and skilled persons in the national capital.

Feb 25, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

Lt Governor Jung returns Delhi govt file on hiking minimum wages as tension escalates

"On a day when 18 crore workers are on strike, Modi's LG returns file on minimum wages," Kejriwal tweeted.

Sep 02, 2016, 17:11 PM IST

Govt hikes minimum wage of labourers to RS 350/day

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Aug 31, 2016, 00:35 AM IST

Govt hikes minimum wage; Unions stick to September 2 nationwide strike call

Seeking to dissuade labour unions from a nationwide strike on September 2, the government Tuesday announced 42 percent minimum wage hike and a two-year bonus, but the trade bodies rejected these measures as "completely inadequate" and stuck to their call.

Aug 30, 2016, 21:02 PM IST

Govt appeals to unions to call off Wednesday's strike

Government on Tuesday said it does not see much impact on essential services because of the decision of 10 central trade unions to go ahead with one-day nationwide strike tomorrow even as it appealed to them to withdraw the call in workers' and the nation's interest.

Sep 01, 2015, 22:42 PM IST

Govt working on proposal to raise minimum wages

The government is working on a proposal to raise minimum wages of workers, a top Labour Ministry official said Tuesday.

Aug 11, 2015, 17:53 PM IST

Odisha govt hikes minimum wages for daily labourers

Odisha on Friday hiked to Rs 200 the minimum wages for daily labourers engaged in various industries and other construction activities in the state.

May 01, 2015, 15:24 PM IST

ASHA workers protest seeking regularisation, other demands

Scores of Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) workers Monday staged a protest here alleging that the government has been insensitive to their demands including regularisation as government employees and fixation of minimum wages.

Mar 02, 2015, 15:42 PM IST

Marginal hike in minimum wages in Delhi

Delhi government on Friday effected marginal hike in minimum wages for various categories of skilled and unskilled workers in the city.

Oct 05, 2012, 21:21 PM IST

Delhi govt effects marginal hike in minimum wages

Delhi government effected marginal hike in minimum wages for various categories of skilled and unskilled workers in the city.

Apr 24, 2012, 22:27 PM IST

‘Blacklist contractors not paying minimum wages’

A parliamentary panel has strongly recommended blacklisting contractors who fail to pay minimum wages to contract labourers.

Dec 21, 2011, 18:56 PM IST

Labourers to get minimum wages as per new index

Rural Development Ministry is soon expected to issue
a notification detailing the payment of minimum wages to
various categories of workers.

Jan 05, 2011, 22:39 PM IST

B`desh PM vows minimum wages for troubled garment sector

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has promised minimum wages for the industrial violence-hit garment sector that is also the country`s highest foreign exchange earner.

May 02, 2010, 10:31 AM IST

Employers should go beyond minimum wages : HC Judge

Justice J H Bhatia of the Bombay HC has opined that besides providing suitable work
environment to workers, the employers must give them more than
the minimum wages by adopting the principle of "equal pay for
equal work."

Mar 31, 2010, 09:39 AM IST