Updated : 1 hour, 23 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 19 (ANI): The government on Saturday introduced three labour legislations - Code on Social Security, Industrial Relations Code and the Code on Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions - in the Lok Sabha. The bills consolidate existing laws into codes.
Updated : 4 days, 23 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 14 (ANI): Minister of State (I/C) for Labour and Employment Santosh Gangwar on Monday said that the global spread of COVID-19 followed by lockdowns has affected global economies including India but the government has taken initiatives for creating jobs at the loc
Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 10 (ANI): Union Minister Santosh Gangwar on Wednesday launched virtual hearing facility in quasi-judicial cases under Employees Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 through video conferencing by use of secure IT applications compatible with desk
Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 31 (ANI): Retail inflation for industrial workers slowed marginally to 5.33 per cent in July compared to 5.98 per cent in the same month last year due to lower prices of certain food items, the government said on Monday.
Updated : 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 18 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Labour and Employment Santosh Gangwar has requested States and UTs to designate a nodal officer from the Labour Department to coordinate with the control rooms set up by the Centre for "addressing issues of workers in the coun
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 27 (ANI): Union Minister Santosh Gangwar on Friday announced that he will be donating a month's salary to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund to combat COVID-19 pandemic.
Updated : 6 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 05 (ANI): Central Board of Trustees (CBT) of the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has decided to decrease the interest rate of employees provident fund to 8.5 percent for 2019-2020, announced Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar on Thursday.
Updated : 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 19 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) MP Binoy Viswam has written to Union Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar, requesting him to extend the deadline of inviting comments from the public on 'Industrial Relations Code '2019' and 'Code on Social Security '2019'.
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Union Minister Santosh Gangwar on Monday stated that as per the results of annual Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS), conducted by National Statistical Office (NSO) during 2017-18, the estimated unemployment rate on usual status basis for persons of age 15 ye
Updated : 9 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 30 (ANI): With an aim to enroll one crore beneficiaries for Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maandhan (PM-SYM) and 50 lakhs beneficiaries for National Pension Scheme (NPS) for Traders by March 2020, Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar on Saturday inaugurated
New Delhi [India], Nov 26 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Tuesday asked Union Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar to defer the introduction of Industrial Relations Code, 2019 by a day after the opposition objected to its introduction over not having enough time to study the bill.
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 7 (ANI): Top union ministers and senior BJP leadership on Thursday held a five-hour-long meeting with RSS affiliates to discuss issues concerning the country's economy.