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From labourer to IPL contract: Kashmiri 'Pandav' Manzoor's incredible journey

From labourer to IPL contract: Kashmiri 'Pandav' Manzoor's inc...

'I have been building the house back home for the past three years. It still doesn't have doors and windows but hopefully I would be able to get the work done now. I will also use the money for the treatment of my ailing mother.' From working as a labourer on a daily wage of Rs 60 to fetching an Indian Premier League contract worth Rs 20 lakh, Jammu and Kashmir batsman Manzoor Ahmad Dar has covered a distance more awe-inspiring than the 100-metre sixes he is known for.Considering the hardships ..., 2 months ago

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ULCCS to launch MAPLE project at Madappally schools

Uralungal Labour Contract Cooperative Society (ULCCS) Ltd as a part of their educational initiative, UL Education will launch MAPLE ( Madappally school academic project for learning and empowerment), an unique three year project to convert five Madappally ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago
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In a first, Railways to create database of contract workers, give benefits

A contractor bidding for a project will be disqualified if they have been levied with penalty for violation of labour laws Press Trust of India | New Delhi Last Updated at February 4, 2018 13:45 IST Indian Railways For the first time, Railways will have a ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Tolkein's letter describing labours behind LOTR up for auction

A fascinating and rare letter, written by English writer J R R Tolkien - which describes the labours behind producing his iconic work Lord of the Rings - is expected to fetch USD 15,000 at an auction in the US.The letter, dated January 7, 1960, was written in ...
 Business Standard15 hours ago

Rahul promises abolition of contract system for safai karamcharis

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday promised abolition of contractual employment for safai karmacharis all over India if his party came to power in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Rahul spent nearly 15 minutes interacting with a group of safai karmacharis - ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Rahul Gandhi assures safai karmacharis of nation wide contract abolition  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Payment of Minimum Wages to Contract/Casual Employees

Rates fixed for the scheduled employments in the Central sphere are applicable to establishments under the authority of Central Government, railway administration, mines, oil-fields, major port or any corporation established by a Central Government. These ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

French Railway protests against Macron's labour reforms

France Railway network has been hit hard due to the on-going railway strike against President Emmanuel Macron's labour reforms on Wednesday.The protestors declred April 3 as "Black Tuesday', while claiming that the strike shall spread over a period of three ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Labour reforms: Govt extends facility of fixed term employment for all sectors

The government has extended the facility of hiring workers on fixed term employment to all sectors for improving the ease of doing business for players intending to hire people for completing specified projects, tasks or orders. This facility was available ...
 DNA1 month ago Govt's fixed-term employment for all sectors irks trade unions  Deccan Herald2 months ago Fixed-term jobs a bad idea, Mr Modi. Even RSS union thinks so  catchnews.com3 weeks ago

RSS Union: 'Govt is bringing Syria in labour reforms'

'With this amendment, permanent employees will cease to exist.''The government should give a human touch and human face to labour reforms.''Ideas like survival of the fittest, might is right, etc, are rules of the jungle.''They cannot give new terms like hire and fire to jungle law.' IMAGE: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd employees protest at the Central Telegraph Office in Kolkata. Archive Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters The Narendra D Modi government recently issued a notification amending ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Labour department books SobhaGroup for death of two workers

The state labour department has booked property developers of Sobha Dream Acres for gross negligence and failure to provide basic amenities to their construction workers. In January, several workers at their construction site in Panathur Road, off the Outer ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
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