Tag Archives: workers

BJP blitz: Modi to take charge of Gujarat campaign

To address one big rally in each of the 32 districts, besides holding roadshows in major cities such as Surat, Vadodara, Ahmedabad and Rajkot. As Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s Navsarjan Yatra in north Gujaratended on Monday, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ...

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Between January-August 2017: 2 million jobs lost sequentially, 6 million added on year-on-year basis

Demonetisation led to an immediate and significant fall in labour participation rate, as per the latest report of CMIE. About two million jobs were lost between January and August this year, out of which 1.54 million jobs were lost during ...

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Dalit youth living under threat from CPI(M) workers: BJP

It is alleged that the youth has been abducted and assaulted The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) district leadership has alleged that a Dalit in his late teens at Koothuparamba is living under the shadow of a serious threat to his ...

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‘Clean India’ mission not ending manual scavenging, activists say

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, or Clean India Mission, with much fanfare after he took office in 2014, sweeping a Delhi street with a broom. Since then, thousands of toilets have been built across the country. ...

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Chhattisgarh Government increases minimum wages of workers

RAIPUR: The Chhattisgarh Government has announced the rates of variable Dearness Allowances (DA) on the minimum basic salary for workers, working in various scheduled plans. For the unskilled, semi-skilled, skilled and highly skilled workers, the DA has been increased to ...

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