Social Security Code Bill introduced in Lok Sabha
The Bill proposes setting up a social security fund using corpus available under corporate social responsibility. This fund will provide welfare benefits to all workers, including gig workers. As per the bill, millions of organised sector employees may soon have the option of reducing their provident fund contribution.
Govt carrying out reforms to boost economy: Piyush Goyal
Piyush Goyal said as regards reforms in the tax system, it is stated that through th...
Bid to spur consumption: Save less, spend more is new social security mantra
New Bill gives employees option to reduce their PF contribution,...
Now, number porting in service area in 3 days
“Trai has revised the mobile number portability (MNP) process... UPC will be generated only when the subscriber is eligible to port out his mobile number," Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) said in its public notice issued on Tuesday. The revised MNP process will be implemented from December 16.
HC allows Centre more time to file reply on plea for drafting Uniform Civil Code
Senior advocate Vikas Singh, appearing for Upadhyay, said the government has to make its stand clear, whether it has recommended for drafting a UCC to the Law Commission or not.
No reason that employment has come down, says Gangwar
In response to remarks on demonetisation and the job cuts it caused these years, Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar said the government is implementing the Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1979 to mitigate hardships caused by migration.
Keep small companies out of safety compliance: Indian Staffing Federation
“It would be practically difficult for small establishments to get registered and comply with the code engaging additional administrative and other personnel to monitor the health and safety parameters as envisaged in the code,” said Indian Staffing Federation president Rituparna Chakraborty.
2.72 crore male, 1.56 crore female registered job seekers in the country: Government tells LS
Union Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar released the statistics for the number of people who have registered with employment exchanges across the country in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
Anti-Maritime Piracy Bill introduced in Lok Sabha
A bill which seeks to provide for stringent punishment, including death penalty or life imprisonment, to those involved in piracy at sea was introduced in Lok Sabha on Monday.
IBC to be amended to protect new owners of bankrupt companies
The Cabinet is likely to approve relevant changes to the three-year-old Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code at the earliest. This will bring much-needed confidence to buyers of distressed assets, acquirers who were otherwise wary about the over-reach of the investigative authorities. Amendments to the IBC, which came into effect in December 2016, will require eventual parliamentary approval.
Govt introduces Labour Code on Industrial Relations bill in Lok Sabha
The industrial relations code is the third of four labour codes that have got approval from the Cabinet. The Bill consolidates essential elements of three laws—the Trade Unions Act, 1926, the Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act, 1946, and the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947—helping improve ease of doing business.
UK PM Johnson visits Hindu temple, vows to partner with PM Modi to build new India
Prime Minister Johnson vowed to partner with his Indian counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his mission to build a new India.
Classic Legends boss feels that the biker code has evolved, says it now includes wit & women as well
Anupam Thareja believes that part of this evolution has descended from how masculinity is viewed today.
RSS-affiliate trade union urges withdrawal of anti-labour provisions
Bhartiya Mazdoor Sangh, the RSS-affiliate trade union has urged the government to withdraw the anti-labour provisions of the Industrial Relations Code, 2019. BMS said, casualisation and contractualisation of workforce will lead to below quality productive activities in industrial sector and create an India of “casualised” labour.
Modi govt resolves to make changes in IPC, CrPC: Amit Shah
Union Home Minister Amit Shah has asserted the NDA government's resolve to amend the IPC and the CrPC to make them more conducive for the country, amid the debate on delay in criminal justice delivery system, especially in heinous crimes like rape.
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