September 8, 2014
The Commercial Taxes Department is a professionally run organisation and thanks to the committed performance by all levels of employees it contributes to 60 per cent of State’s revenues, president...
August 28, 2014
Informal jobs mean vulnerability, lower wages, no social security: NSSO
August 18, 2014
The Supreme Court has declined to interfere with an order of the Madras High Court holding that the majority support in a trade union, when there are more than one union, can be decided only by se...
July 28, 2014
Nearly 100 technical workers from Kurnool district have reportedly got stranded in Libya, according to reports. The workers migrated to Libya on work visa two years ago, and their permit will expi...
July 16, 2014
Several contract Andhra officers are in demand in Telangana Secretariat. There is no doubt the officers are competent and their services were solicited based on the requirement in Telangana Secretariat. However, in Andhra Pradesh Secretariat there are others who could step into their place, sources in the AP Secretariat added.
July 5, 2014
The Greek government is forcing employees of a state electricity utility company back to work by issuing a “civil mobilization decree” usually reserved for national emergencies.
June 17, 2014
French riot police clashed with striking train workers, who hurled bottles and blocked traffic in anger on Tuesday over a bill to reform the state-run railway system.
A weeklong strike by...
May 12, 2014
They take up solid waste management in five wards on pilot basis. »
April 26, 2014
Not got salaries for the past three months: Contract pourakarmikas »
April 17, 2014
Thanks to the general elections, daily wage earners and jobless poor have their hands full of work. They are much sought after by political parties to participate in rallies taken out to file nomi...
August 31, 2014
In Krishna district, considered the rice bowl of Andhra Pradesh, illiterate women leaders of agricultural labourers, engaged in paddy operations, have made a major contribution for better yield. <...
August 21, 2014
The mother-daughter duo went there in March, through employment agents in Mumbai and Hyderabad.
August 2, 2014
The MDMK, an ally of the BJP in Tamil Nadu, on Saturday demanded that the Union government drop proposed amendments to some labour laws which would “sacrifice” the hard won rights of the working c...
July 20, 2014
Mild tension prevailed for sometime at the Government City College near High Court on Sunday when a group of students from Osmania University ‘gheraoed’ Irrigation Minister T. Harish Rao and Educat...
July 10, 2014
Over a million public sector workers are on strike in the United Kingdom on Thursday in a bitter dispute with the government over pay caps, cuts in pensions and jobs, changes in the age of retirem...
June 24, 2014
The members said that gratuity benefits of retired employees since January 2013 has not been settled.
June 5, 2014
In a day-long operation on Tuesday, 179 bonded labour, including 29 children belonging to 46 families, all hailing from Nabarangpur and Bolangir districts of Odisha were freed from the brick kiln i...
May 7, 2014
HMDA to call for fresh tenders for the work. The problem has been with contract related to the work between Shamirpet and Keesara and despite several reminders and notices, the contractor was not making any progress on the work.
April 24, 2014
Two contract workers died when they fell down from a ladder at Hindustan Shipyard Limited, a Government of India undertaking, here on Thursday. The deceased were identified as Mohammad Ali,...
March 22, 2014
A former domestic worker for the consul general of Bangladesh has sued him and his wife in New York, saying he was lured to America with false promises of $3,000 monthly wages and then was forced...