Odisha govt declares holiday for govt offices, courts on Dec 26 due to solar eclipse

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday announced that all the state government offices, revenue and magisterial courts will remain closed on December 26 due to Solar Eclipse. “The government of Odisha has been pleased to declare that the state government offices, as well as the Revenue and Magisterial Courts (Executive), More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, December 19th, 2019
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Trade unions urges FM to hike income tax ceiling, minimum wages, pension

New Delhi: Trade unions urged the government to provide minimum wage of Rs 21,000, minimum pension of Rs 6,000 under Employees’ Pension Scheme and tax exemption on annual income of up to Rs 10 lakh in a pre-budget More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, December 15th, 2019
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Mandatory to link PAN-Aadhaar by Dec 31: I-T Dept

New Delhi: It is mandatory to link your PAN with Aadhaar by the end of this year, the Income Tax Department said in a public message on Sunday. Income Tax Department said that linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, December 6th, 2019
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No menopause policy for women employees in govt, private sectors: Minister

New Delhi: The government has no menopause policy for women employees in government and private sectors, Union Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani said in Lok Sabha on Friday. “Currently there is More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, December 4th, 2019
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Rs 2 lakh to be deducted from police officer’s salary for mistaken identity, wrongful arrest

Guwahati: The Assam Human Rights Commission (AHRC) on Wednesday directed the authorities to pay a compensation of Rs 2 lakh to a person, who had been arrested in a case of mistaken identity 14 years ago, by deducting More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, December 1st, 2019
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Telangana CM announces benefits for transport employees

Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday announced a slew of benefits for the welfare of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) employees, who recently called off their 55-day More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
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Govt proposes to make 14-day notice mandatory for employees to go on strike: Union Labour Minister

New Delhi: The government has proposed to make a 14-day notice mandatory for employees to go on strike under new labour laws, Union Labour Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar told the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. “If More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, November 24th, 2019
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Telangana transport employees’ unions to intensify stir

Hyderabad: The indefinite strike by the Telangana transport employees’ unions over various demands continued for the 51st day on Sunday with protesters includingwomen holding demonstrations, taking out rallies More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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High Court refuses to adjudicate on Telangana transport employees’ strike

Hyderabad: The Telangana High Court on Saturday refused to adjudicate on the issue of the ongoing strike by Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) employees. TSRTC JAC Vice President Thomas Reddy speaking More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Centre mulls One Nation, One Pay Day, says Minister

New Delhi: To safeguard the interest of workers in formal sector, particularly working class, the Centre is planning to introduce One Nation, One Pay Day’ system, Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar said on Friday. Labour More...