Labour Department

  • MP government extends retirement age of private sector workers July 9, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh government has decided to increase the retirement age of labourers and other employees working in private sector to 60 years from current 58 years. "The state government has issued a gazette notification regarding this decision which will benefit over 15 lakh employees working in the private sector," state Labour...
  • MP government extends retirement age of private sector workers July 9, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh government has decided to increase the retirement age of labourers and other employees working in private sector to 60 years from current 58 years. "The state government has issued a gazette notification regarding this decision which will benefit over 15 lakh employees working in the private sector," state Labour...
  • Women participation in workforce down by 6 pc March 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The government on Monday said that the Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR) for women has declined by over six per cent in last five years. In a written reply to Lok Sabha, Labour and Employment Minister Mallikarjun Kharge, said, "As per National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO) data, the...
  • Gurgaon tells women to stay at home after 8 pm March 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The Gurgaon administration on Wednesday washed its hands clean off the twin rape cases in the city, telling women instead to stay at home and not work beyond 8 pm in commercial establishments. The administration has reportedly directed all malls and commercial establishments to take permission from the Labour...