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Five labourers killed in explosion inside factory near Raipur

5 labourers killed in detonator fuse factory blast

Five labourers were killed on the spot in an explosion in a detonator fuse manufacturing factory located in the Urla industrial area, about 25 km from here, in the wee hours today. Talking to UNI, Superintendent of Police Om Prakash Pal said all ..., 6 hours ago
Five labourers killed in Raipur factory blast Hindu Business Line, 7 hours ago

Unskilled workforce should be turned skilled, says President

President Pranab Mukherjee today advocated for training the huge number unskilled or semi-skilled labourers to skilled ones. Of the 125 crore people of the country, 58 per cent were job seekers and they should be turned into skilled workers,Mukherjee ...
 Business Standard48 minutes ago

Over 10 million children across India still work as manual labour. How serious are we about restoring their rights?

Every day, as dawn breaks over the small village of Shivnagar in the furthest corner of Bihar’s Munger district, Nutan has to get up from bed, and with reddened, puffy eyes still half-closed with sleep, has to go along with her parents to the brick kiln ...
 DNA49 minutes ago
Times of India

Opinion: Labour law overhaul will boost jobs, industry

PM Modi and his colleagues have gone after low hanging fruit, deciding to amend the Factories Act, Labour Laws Act and Apprentices Act. The Union cabinet decided on Wednesday to approve changes to three labour laws, a welcome measure even if it was a long ...
 Economic Times5 hours ago Govt. may amend three labour laws  The Hindu8 hours ago Incentivise Productivity, Profit-sharing by Labour  New Indian Express12 hours ago Bills to amend apprentice and factory Acts soon  Financial Express16 hours ago

Factory Bill gets approval

Union Cabinet has approved proposals to amend three labour laws including the Factories Act, 1948, to make them more compatible and beneficial for labourers and the government is likely to table it in the present session of the Parliament, Union ...
 Asian Age16 hours ago Govt to fast-track labour law amendments  Livemint.com17 hours ago Cabinet Approves Proposal to Amend Labour Laws: Minister  Outlook1 day ago Modi govt approves amendments of 3 labour laws  India Infoline1 day ago
Sun Live

Child labourers in Delhi work for over eight hours: survey

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Children busy selling trinklets near India Gate, New Delhi. A file photo: R.V. Moorthy. India continues to host the largest number of child labourers in the world, with more than half of Delhi's ...
 The Hindu8 hours ago Our precious children  Sun Live5 hours ago World's maximum child labourers in India: Report  Prokerala1 day ago Those aware of child labour law continue to hire children: CRY  Zee News2 days ago

Mumbai: Over 76% of rescued child labourers went back to work, says study

Over 76 percent of child labourers rescued in raids conducted six years ago in Mumbai went back to work, according to an NGO working for children's rights The post Mumbai: Over 76% of rescued child labourers went back to work, says study appeared first on ...
 First Post.com7 hours ago Most of Mumbai's rescued child labourers end up going back to work: CRY study  DNA10 hours ago Over 76% child labour victims return to work: Children's Rights in India  Asian Age15 hours ago 76 % of rescued child labourers went back to work  The Statesman6 hours ago

AFP - Saudi-unrest-economy-labour-prisoners-Ethiopia

Saudi-unrest-economy-labour-prisoners-Ethiopia Contributed by NAMPA / AFP. 70 illegal workers escape Saudi detention centre RIYADH, Aug 01, 2014 (AFP) - Nearly 70 illegal migrant workers, mostly Ethiopians, have fled from a detention centre ...
 Namibia Press Agency3 hours ago 40 Indian Labourers Freed From Saudi Prison  Outlook2 weeks ago 40 Ind labourers freed from Saudi prison  Business Standard2 weeks ago

Karnataka: CCTV footage shows woman stealing newborn from hospital

The woman apparently walked into the labour room posing as a hospital staff and took away the child on the pretext of giving it vaccination. The CCTV footage shows the woman entering the ward and later leaving the hospital with the baby covered in a white ...
 IBN Live3 hours ago

ESIC panel on medical conditions

The Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC), under the Union labour ministry, announced setting up of state executive committee to improve medical infrastructure. The decision was taken in a meeting chaired by the Union minister for labour ...
 Smart Investor9 hours ago 'State executive committees to be set up in every state'  Economic Times17 hours ago State executive committees to be set up in every state : Narendra Singh Tomar  Economic Times17 hours ago MGNREGA wages should not be less than minimum wage of a state, says expert committee  Down to Earth1 week ago
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