Michael Keaton wins Golden Globe for 'Dopesick'

'Dopesick', an eight-episode series directed by Barry Levinson, is about the opioid epidemic in the United States.

published on : 10th January 2022

12.19 lakh subscribers join ESIC scheme in October: Government data

Around 12.19 lakh new subscribers have joined the ESIC-run social security scheme in October this year as against 13.57 lakh in September.

published on : 25th December 2021

ESIC approves sub-regional office in Jharsuguda, hospital at Duburi

The decision was taken at the 186th meeting of the ESIC held under the chairmanship of Union Minister of Labour and Employment Bhupender Yadav in New Delhi on Saturday.

published on : 6th December 2021

Labour minister launches annual health check-up programme for ESIC members aged above 40

The minister also informed that this pilot would be further expanded in coming days with the increase in the number of IPs to five crores with implementation of Social Security Code.

published on : 4th December 2021

Escapee, 64, sentenced after 29 years on the run in Sydney

In Sydney’s Central Local Court, Magistrate Jennifer Atkinson said she had no alternative to imposing a prison sentence for escaping.

published on : 28th October 2021

Odisha's ESIC doctors on week-long Puja holiday, patients left in the lurch 

Sources said doctors from casualty and emergency shifts are being diverted for OPD and emergency services besides management of life threatening cases.

published on : 14th October 2021

Not just AIIMS, six ESIC hospitals for TN too remain on paper

Approval for Tiruppur facility was given in 2005 & foundation stone was laid in 2019

published on : 6th October 2021

Employees State Insurance Corporation relief for families of Covid victims in Odisha

Under the scheme, 90 per cent (pc) of average wage of the deceased employee will be paid on monthly basis to dependants.

published on : 1st October 2021

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan urges Labour Minister for ESIC office at Odisha's Jharsuguda

In a separate letter, Pradhan requested his Cabinet colleague for the setting up of 12 new dispensaries at locations proposed by the State government.

published on : 30th September 2021

ESIC to extend health insurance cover for casual, contractual employees of municipal bodies across India

The coverage shall be extended to those casual and contractual employees/ agencies/ establishments which are within the implemented areas already notified under the ESI Act, 1948 by the central govt.

published on : 10th June 2021

Centre mulling to allow domestic air travel without COVID negative report post vaccination

Central ministries, including the Ministry of Civil Aviation and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, are currently discussing the matter with various other stakeholders, they added.

published on : 7th June 2021

Centre extends benefits under provident fund, state insurance plans

The measure will play a key role in addressing the concerns of families of those workers who have died due to COVID-19 and also help them tackle financial troubles.

published on : 31st May 2021

ESIC scheme adds 12.24 lakh new members in March 2021

The gross enrolments with ESIC during 2020-21 dipped nearly 24 per cent to 1.15 crore amid the pandemic, compared to 1.51 crore in 2019-20, according to the latest data.

published on : 25th May 2021