Thoothukudi GH contract staff seek wages as per new pay structure

"We have also not been provided the `15,000 sanctioned by the State government for services of the hospital staff during the Covid second wave," they added.

published on : 3rd May 2022

SC agrees to list plea on non-payment of wages to lakhs of workers under MGNREGA

The plea by advocate Prashant Bhushan has said that there is currently a grave crisis faced by crores of workers under the scheme in the country.

published on : 20th April 2022

Odisha’s economy likely to grow by nine per cent in 2022-23

State’s GDP that contracted by 5.3 pc in 2020-21, recovered at 10.1 pc in 2021-22  

published on : 30th March 2022

Weavers in Coimbatore and Tiruppur go on strike to get wage hike

Power loom weavers in Coimbatore and Tiruppur districts began an indefinite strike on Jan 9 alleging that the promised wage revision was not implemented.

published on : 10th January 2022

Stand-off between Fairfax-promoted CSB Bank and employees over wage revision to escalate

CSB Bank employees have threatened to strike work on December 30, 31 and January 1, which will be followed up by an indefinite strike in March next year.

published on : 30th October 2021

BJP leaders demand increase in wages of ASHA workers, hold protest near Delhi CM's residence

Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta said his party is solidly behind the ASHA workers.

published on : 18th October 2021

No intention to delay fixing minimum and national floor wages: Labour Ministry

The clarification comes amid reports that forming an expert group on the issue with three-year term is an attempt to delay fixing minimum wages and national floor wages.

published on : 19th June 2021

Rs 51600 crore released to states under MGNREGA in 2017-18: Government

Under MGNREGA, wage seekers are entitled to receive compensation at the rate of 0.05 per cent of the unpaid wages per day.

published on : 5th February 2018

MGNREGA wages blocked in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh and 17 other states since September

Despite 2017-18 being touted as the year with the highest-ever allocation of funds under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme, official data shows otherwise.

published on : 7th November 2017