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Saturday, March 21, 2015
The primary policy challenge is to increase employability and help shift labour from agricultural to non-agricultural jobs »
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, work relations
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates,
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Several hundred South-Asian migrant workers have held a rare protest in the heart of Dubai’s financial district, temporarily blocking traffic and demanding higher wages.
The workers, dres...
More on labour dispute AND: contract issue-wages
, employee benefits
, United Arab Emirates
Monday, February 23, 2015
A four day strike from February 25 and an indefinite strike beginning March 16 figure in the agitation plan of the United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) in support of an early, higher wage revision.
More on labour dispute AND: Andhra Pradesh
, wage and pension
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February 13, 2015
Telangana State IT Secretary Harpreet Singh has effectively ruled out any intervention in the TCS retrenchment issue stating that it was an “employer-employee” issue and hence, is not covered unde...
January 8, 2015
The statutory body instated to monitor and ensure the rights of children is fighting for its own basic rights. The State Commission for Protection of Child Rights has an office, courtroom, members...
January 5, 2015
700 employees lost their jobs during the last two months. »
December 18, 2014
Family members of those who are in prisons in the Gulf meet on the occasion of International Migrants’ Day. On the occasion, Dr. Kunthia gave away ‘Pravasi Mitra’ awards to Janagama Srinivas, a social worker in Sharjah.
November 28, 2014
The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday issued a notice to the Haryana government to reply by December 8, why it should not stay the State government’s decision to lower the retirement age of...
November 22, 2014
As UNICEF acknowledged India’s success in improving the lot of children in the State of the World Children Report 2015 — unveiled on Friday — hundreds of anganwadi workers took to the streets in t...
August 1, 2014
Drug firm Pfizer, on Friday, issued a lockout notice at its Thane plant following labour unrest, stating the step was necessitated to ensure safety of its employees.
“Pfizer has been forc...
July 24, 2014
Echoes of the statutory universal minimum wage legislation adopted by Germany’s governing grand coalition seem to reverberate beyond Berlin, in the European Union and across the Atlantic. Europe’s...
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...
June 29, 2014
The leave management kiosks, launched by Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) about four months ago, do not seem to have made much difference in addressing employees’ complaints. »
January 14, 2015
Four Silicon Valley companies, including Apple Inc. and Google Inc. have agreed to a new settlement that would resolve an antitrust class action lawsuit by tech workers, who accused the firms of co...
January 6, 2015
As many as 77 Indians workers employed with an Indian private company here, will return home in the next couple of days. The Indian High Commission in Colombo had intervened to ensure their return...
December 30, 2014
Life in the textile town of Sircilla on Tuesday came to a standstill following the indefinite strike launched by powerloom weavers demanding increase in wages. All the 36,000 and odd powerlooms re...
December 16, 2014
YSRC chief promises to fight for workers’ cause. »
November 25, 2014
After several months of harsh bonded labour and four months of stay in the Boys Rescue Homes at Eluru and here, three boys from the Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Group of Visakha Agency are back...
September 4, 2014
Coal production is set for disruptions between September 18 and 20, following a work-to-rule notice served by five central trade unions. They have submitted a 54-point charter of demands.Th...
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 21, 2014
Congress party on Monday sought to corner the TRS over its decision to regularise the services of contract employees by backing the agitation by the student community.
July 6, 2014
State government has decided to hold talks with owners on lockout issue. With a solution in sight after such a long time, INTUC leaders expressed their happiness.
June 22, 2014
An employee of a public sector undertaking who gives legal advice to his colleagues against the interest of the organisation in his capacity as a lawyer after his retirement runs the risk of losin...
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