Trade unions stage protests against suspension, tweaking of labour laws by some states during lockdown
Ten central trade unions on Friday held protests across the country to oppose suspension and tweaking of labour laws by states
Suspension of labour laws by UP, MP, Gujarat crushing workers’ rights, says Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh national general secy Virjesh Upadhyay
If the state governments really wanted to bring reforms, first they should have focussed on the poor labourers, says BMS national general secretary Virjesh Upadhyay.
Trade unions to go on strike on 22 May to protest against labour laws suspension by some states during the lockdown
Ten central trade unions on Friday gave a call for a nationwide strike on 22 May to protest against the suspension of labour laws by some states during the lockdown period, and also decided to take the matter to International Labour Organization (ILO)
Air India sale: RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh opposes privatisation of national carrier, asks govt to revisit decision
RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) on Tuesday opposed Air India sale, and urged the government to think over this decision
AIMPLB says it may seek review of Supreme Court's Ayodhya judgment; several Muslim leaders, bodies against it
Addressing a press conference, AIMPLB secretary Zafaryab Jilani said, "We are dissatisfied with certain findings of the Supreme Court.... We respect the Supreme Court verdict and respectfully disagree with certain aspects of it." Jilani said they will study the judgement and may seek a review.
'Let's forget past controversies': Mohan Bhagwat, addressing media post SC's Ayodhya ruling, pushes a kinder and gentler Sangh Parivar
The press conference of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat after the Supreme Court verdict on Ayodhya issue on Saturday was a historical first for the Sangh Parivar.
Ahead of Ayodhya verdict, All India Muslim Personal Law Board asks Muslims to repose faith in Constitution
Ahead of the Ayodhya case verdict, senior member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board Maulana Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahali on Friday said imams should advice Muslims to repose faith in the Constitution
Ayodhya dispute: Expecting favourable SC verdict, RSS steps up effort to preserve communal harmony, asks cadres for restraint
The RSS and BJP leaders have been deliberating at length over the issue and have come up to a well-considered decision to ask their cadre and sympathisers to respect the Supreme Court verdict.
'Complete strike' at Coal India, Singareni mines against Centre's decision to allow 100% FDI, claim trade unions
Trade unions on Tuesday claimed that production and dispatch has come to a "complete halt" at the mines of Coal India Ltd and Singareni Collieries Company Ltd, owing to the one-day strike against the Centre's decision to allow 100 percent FDI in coal mining
Babulal Gaur dies at 89: 'Accidental chief minister' of Madhya Pradesh was known for humility, development work in Bhopal
In Madhya Pradesh politics and especially in the BJP, Gaur’s contribution was immense both as an able administrator and as a grassroots politician.
Thawar Chand Gehlot, new Leader of the House in Rajya Sabha, has always remained a champion for Dalit cause
Considered close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Thawar Chand Gehlot, despite being in important positions both in the state and at the Centre, always maintained a low key.
The RSS and its allied bodies gave their feedback and suggestions to further improve the BJP-led government's economic policies to Amit Shah and Arun Jaitley
Representatives of the trade unions, including Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh and Hind Mazdoor Sabha, took up their 12-point charter of demands with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the meeting that lasted for more than hour.
RSS-linked outfit slams 'Harvard-educated' govt advisors, say they have no connect to ground reality
RSS-linked Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh has slammed "Harvard University-educated" economic advisers on various government bodies, saying they have had no connection to the ground realities in India.
On assuming charge as the Minister of State for Labour, Santosh Gangwar said the ministry will continue to hold tripartite consultations, involving government, unions and industry
"Wrong policies of NITI Aayog are creating a jobless India," said Saji Narayanan, National president of BMS in a statement.
The conciliation meeting before the chief labour commissioner on 21 February failed to break the logjam as the bank management represented by the Indian Banks Association did not agree to demands and put conditions.
In a month since demonetisation, various strata of society — including the Supreme Court — have raised questions against the faulty-implementation of the Prime Minister’s move to root out black money, but the most serious indictment has, perhaps, now come from within the ruling government’s larger political family.
As if the Opposition's tirade against the ill effects of demonetisation weren't enough, the labour arm of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Friday criticised the Narendra Modi government , claiming that more jobs have lost since the move was announced on 8 November
Normal banking activities of commercial importance are suffering due to the problems of access to the bank and also the need to deploy more staff to cash counters and floor management