Coronavirus Outbreak: Machine makes 1,000 rotis an hour for needy in Noida; efforts underway to procure more devices
Installed at a community kitchen in Bhangel village, the machine helps the facility, operated by the Noida Authority in Uttar Pradesh, produce 15,000 rotis in a day, they said.
Labourers struggling under coronavirus lockdown flock to AP for NREGA scheme; pay workers to stay home, say activists
While many are voicing the issues faced by daily wage workers during the lockdown and with seven states across the country stopping work under the National Rural Employment Guarantee (NREGA) Act on their own, it seems like business as usual in Andhra Pradesh.
Women's rights groups urged Narendra Modi to provide an immediate cover of social security measures for urban and rural women in view of lockdown to combat coronavirus
A central trade union on Monday asked the government to provide financial assistance to compensate businesses and people, particularly daily wagers, during the complete lockdown in view of COVID-19 outbreak
Demonetisation impact: 250 casual workers lost job every day during January-March; why govt needs to create more jobs
As per CMIE, in 12 months up to August 2017, 19 lakh jobs were wiped out
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said that her government would regularise the services of 60,000 daily wagers and casual labourers working in various departments.
Supreme Court has said that the principle of "equal pay for equal work" has to be made applicable to those engaged as daily wagers, casual and contractual employees who perform the same duties as the regulars