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Mar 13, 2019
UK Parliament delivers crushing defeat to Theresa May's Brexit deal 391-242 votes; Britain in chaos 17 days before EU divorce dateBritain's Parliament delivered a crushing defeat to Prime Minister Theresa May's European Union divorce deal Tuesday, plunging the Brexit process into chaos just 17 days before the U.K. is due to leave the bloc.
Oct 31, 2018
India needs to create 100 million new job opportunities in next decade: PwC reportPwC's Strategy & report, 'Nagarik: Inclusive growth through large-scale employment generation', highlighted practical ways of raising employment across the country over the coming decade and noted how connecting local resources of the country's smaller districts to markets can lead to large-scale employment generation.
Oct 24, 2018
No country for construction workers: Two decades after first legislation, fight for compensation and identification goes onLack of consolidated data on construction workers' deaths is one of the reasons why the country is still unaware of how mainstream this problem is.
Sep 04, 2018
Q1 GDP growth of 8.2% is an outcome of reforms taken by government, says industry lobby CIICII President Rakesh Bharti Mittal noted that GST, reforms in Ease of Doing Business, FDI, labour, agriculture, and many other initiatives aimed at improving the overall investment climate and productivity have begun to show impact.
Aug 10, 2018
EPFO to be sole regulator for all categories of PFs, says Parliamentary panel to Labour MinistryThe PF or provident fund of private establishments/organisation/PSUs largely come under the EPFO
Jul 15, 2018
Govt's sharp focus on skill development is improving employability, but employment is still a far cryNearly 300 million youth are currently under employed or unemployed, and only two percent of the country’s total workforce has undergone skills training.
Jun 26, 2018
Govt directs PSUs to challenge only those cases in which policies, larger legal issues involvedPublic sector undertakings should challenge only those matters when the company's policy or legal issues warrant so, said Chief Labour Commissioner Jitendra Kumar Sagar
Mar 18, 2018
Britain should consider postponing Brexit, not enough time to strike deal with EU before deadline, say lawmakersBritain should consider postponing Brexit because there may not be enough time to strike a deal with the European Union before the UK leaves the bloc a year from now
Feb 05, 2018
President Donald Trump attacks UK's National Health Service, angers British politicians across party linesPresident Donald Trump attacked the UK's state-funded National Health Service (NHS), angering British politicians across party lines. Trump took to Twitter in response to television coverage of an "NHS in Crisis" march over the weekend in London, claiming it showed how the universal healthcare system offered by NHS is not working.
Jan 30, 2018
India's meta-preference for sons led to 21 million unwanted girls, says 'pink' Economic Survey: Punjab, Haryana worst offendersThe pink-coloured Economic Survey observed that the adverse sex ratio of females to males has led to 63 million "missing" women.