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Repealing of Plantation Labour Act 1951 will affect the tea Industry: Tea Association of India
Tea Association of India (TAI) stated ‘The Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code, 2019’, is expected to be introduced in the Budget session of Lok Sabha. Earlier this Code was referred to the Standing Labour Committee after being introduced in the Parliament for garnering inputs from various stake holders.
Free legal assistance for distressed homebuyers from February 1
In the logjam between builders and homebuyers, the advocates of the Bar Assoc...
How Social Security Code 2019 will impact employees' gratuity, protect their EPF dues
The code provides for a uniform definition of "wages" a...
Successful incumbent businesses thrived on core values, strong governance: Nilekani
Nilekani, a co-founder of the near four-decade old Bengaluru-headquartred software services major, said for the incumbent or traditional companies and the emerging startups could learn from each other for the latter to disrupt and prosper.
Hefty fine for shops and firms not accepting digital payments from February 2020
Shops, firms with an annual turnover of Rs 50 cr or more need to provide digital payment facilities.
Supreme Court orders ED to attach corporate properties of JP Morgan for violation of FEMA in Amrapali case
The Supreme Court also allowed the ED to take into custody the defunct group's CMD, Anil Kumar Sharma, and two other directors, Shiv Priya and Ajay Kumar, who are behind bars on the top court's order, for interrogation as regards alleged money-laundering offences.
Pakistan caught again in nuclear smuggling activity
According to the US Justice Department, the five men, based in Canada, Hong Kong, and UK, “operated an international procurement network of front companies that existed to acquire US-origin goods for AERO) and PAEC, and to cause those goods to be exported from the United States to the entities without export licenses in violation of federals law.”
Code on Wages 2019: Soon, you will get full and final payment just 2 days after you leave job
The Code of Wages, 2019 will potentially ensure timely payment of dues to employees.
Supreme Court seeks response from Centre on apex mineral body's plea challenging provisions of Coal Mines Act
Federation of Indian Mineral Industries (FIMI) has challenged the constitutional validity of the provisions of the Coal Mines (Special Provisions) Act, 2015, and the Coal Mines (Special Provisions) Rules, 2014, as they do not provide fair and equitable compensation in a time-bound manner to the prior allottees of the coal blocks consequent to de-allocation in 2014.
CBDT extends advance tax payment deadline for northeastern states to December 31
"In view of the recent disturbances in the North Eastern region of India, CBDT has decided to extend the date for payment of 3rd instalment of Advance Tax for FY (financial year) 2019-20 from 15th December, 2019 to 31st December, 2019 for the North Eastern Region," the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said in a statement. "Notification will follow," it said.
Road map for the new decade: Creating a secure future for digital payments
One of the key drivers of deploying adequate cybersecurity measures are regulatory requirements. In India, secure adoption of digital payments can be enhanced only once there are stringent regulations governing the space.
Bondholders drag Reliance Home Finance to NCLT
IDBI Trusteeship wants the tribunal to seize the assets of Reliance Home Finance and Reliance Capital to recover the dues.
Millions of gig workers set to get health cover, other sops with labour law tweak
The code on social security, one of four codes that are intended to refashion 43 labour laws, seeks to extend coverage of employees state insurance corporation act across India and to all establishments employing 10 or more employees.
Sterling and Wilson must be held liable for failure to protect minority shareholders: InGovern
Sterling and Wilson, an end-to-end solar EPC solutions provider got listed on August 20, 2019, through an offer for sale (OFS) of shares by the promoters.
Internet suspended in 21 UP districts over Citizenship Amendment Act
Across the state, 879 people have been arrested in connection with the violence while 5,000 have been detained, as per official figures. The worst-hit are Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi, Meerut, Bahraich, Agra, Firozabad and Gorakhpur.
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