Government to push OSH Code for passage in Budget session: Santosh Gangwar
The Code was introduced in the Lok Sabha on July 23, 2019. It is expected to enhance the coverage of workers manifold and also merge 13 central labour laws into a single code which would apply to all establishments employing 10 or more workers.
India mulls 'One Nation, One Pay Day': Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar
"There should be a pan-India single wage day every month across vari...
Santosh Gangwar says job seekers in India not qualified
The Minister added that were no dearth of jobs in India.
Petition filed against Santosh Gangwar for 'insulting' people of north India
Social activist Tamanna Hashmi filed the petition on Monday before the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Surya Kant Tiwari in Muzaffarpur.
Furnish figures of jobs given to north Indians in last 5 years: Priyanka Gandhi to Santosh Gangwar
The Congress general secretary also posted a video of Gangwar making the remarks in front of reporters on Saturday in Bareilly, his Lok Sabha constituency.
Labour Ministry mulls incentives to companies for encouraging employment of SC, STs
EPFO is collecting data about SC and ST employees in the public sector as well as private sector through its over 136 regional offices.
Labour Ministry notifies 8.65% interest rate on EPF for 2018-19
The EPFO has been settling EPF withdrawal claims at 8.55 per cent interest rate, approved for 2017-18. Now, the EPFO will settle accounts at a higher rate of 8.65 per cent for 2018-19.
Over 6 crore EPFO members will get 8.65% interest for 2018-19: Labour minister Gangwar
Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar on Tuesday said over 6 crore EPFO members will get 8.65 per cent interest on their deposits for 2018-19. The...
Don’t want to thrust wage rates on any state: Santosh Gangwar
Union Labour Minister says the Code, in no way, compromises equality in wages.
Automation has not replaced workers but improved productivity: Santosh Gangwar
"The adoption of new technology creates jobs, increases productivity, and increases the demand for skilled labour,” Gangwar said.
EPFO appoints UTI AMC, SBI Mutual Fund as fund managers
The appointment of the fund managers for another term of three years had been pending with the EPFO since April last year.
Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar takes charge; to focus on reforms
"In today's Cabinet meeting the first agenda is related to labour. That much I can tell you," Gangwar told
What Code on Wages means for the 50 crore workers it aims to benefit
The new code will bring under its ambit even domestic workers. Only MNREGA workers will not come under it.
Parliament passes Wage Code Bill to ensure minimum wage for workers
This is the first in a series of four labour codes proposed in the government’s labour reform initiative.
Code on occupational safety, Code on wages bill in Lok Sabha
Gangwar said the legislations have been drafted after consulting 13 workers' organisations and he will try to assuage concerns raised by the members.
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