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Feb 25, 2017
AAP govt approves around 37% hike in minimum wages for Delhi workersThe 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 14, 2017
HT and ABP layoffs: Cult of profits leading to sackings, not demonetisation as organisations claimHindustan Times recently shut down a few of its branch offices and fired a large number of its employees. According to a press release, the combined layoffs in Hindustan Times and Anand Bazaar Patrika (ABP) group of publications in the past few weeks amount to over 1000.
Feb 07, 2017
Lok Sabha passes Bill to ensure payment of wages through cheques or electronic tranferA bill, under which specified industrial units will have to pay wages to workers only either through cheques or credit their bank accounts , was passed by the Lok Sabha today.
Jan 31, 2017
Donald Trump's H-1B Bill: Proposal to double minimum wage could cripple Indian IT industryThe bill would require that employers first offer a vacant position to an equally or better qualified American worker before seeking an H-1B or L-1 visa holder
Dec 30, 2016
First Lady: Anupama Chopra discusses Bollywood, wage disparity and more with Meghna Pant“You have a generation of women who are no longer willing to just stay quiet,” Anupama Chopra says as she discusses the evolution of Bollywood over the years with Meghna Pant
Dec 21, 2016
Demonetisation: Narendra Modi govt makes cashless salary mandatory, amends 80-year-old lawIn a further push to 'cashless' economy, the Central cabinet has approved the ordinance for paying wages via electronic means.
Dec 13, 2016
Provident fund body likely to hike monthly wage ceiling to Rs 25,000 on 19 DecemberEPFO had increased the wage ceiling to Rs 15,000 per month from Rs 6,500 on 1 September, 2014 in view of price rise and pay revisions in the formal sector.
Dec 12, 2016
Demonetisation: Construction workers return home as cash crunch heightensProperty enquiries, meanwhile, have slumped by 80 percent around the Indian capital since the cash crackdown, according to property portal 99acres
Nov 15, 2016
Demonetisation: Lack of lower denomination notes affects farming, construction activitiesDemonetisation of high denomination currency notes has badly hit agricultural and construction activities across Odisha, as cash-starved farmers are finding it hard to pay agricultural labourers, who are demanding wages in advance, that too in Rs 100 denomination
Sep 28, 2016
Dutch retailers paying 'starvation wages' to Indian textile workers: reportWorkers surveyed at 10 garment factories in and around Bengaluru in Karnataka took home on average 90 euros ($100) a month, and 70 percent were in debt, the report by four non-profit organizations said.