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India's Taxes on Alcohol Are Legal, WTO Judges Rule

  On 12 June 2008 at 16:07

The U.S. failed to prove that Indian duties on alcohol imports discriminate against products such as Brown-Forman Corp.'s Jack Daniels whiskey, World Trade Organization judges said, after changes to Indian import rules. ``The U.S. has failed to estab ...

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SC's larger bench to decide issue of laid off staffs' dues

  On 02 June 2008 at 10:06

A two-judge bench of the Supreme Court has referred to a larger bench the matter involving the question whether employees opting for voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) would also be entitled to a "lay off compensation."Lay off compensation is normally ...

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SC to hear Centre against Madras HC order on civil services

  On 16 May 2008 at 23:46

The Supreme Court will hear on Monday a petition filed by the Centre seeking stay of a Madras High Court decision setting aside the merit list prepared by the Union Public Service Commission relating to civil services for the years 2006 and 2007.A Be ...

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  On 05 May 2008 at 21:48

In furtherance to News dated 28-4-2008 " National tribunal functioning from car', to putforth the apathy of Minitry of Labour and EPFO towards the EPF Appellate Tribunal ,new delhi, PIL was filed by Bar Association of EPF Appellate Tribunal through i ...

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Cabinet approves to amend ESI Act

  On 02 May 2008 at 10:39

The Union Cabinet today gave its approval to amend the Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948. The Bill will be introduced in the Parliament during the Budget Session, 2008.The Amendment of the Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948 will not only result ...

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HC issues notice to Centre on wage board composition

  On 30 April 2008 at 21:55

The Delhi High Court issued a notice to the Centre on a petition filed by an English daily "The Statesman" to scrap wage boards constituted by the government for working journalists and non-journalists.A Bench comprising Justices Manmohan Sarin and M ...

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  On 28 April 2008 at 15:10

The national tribunal, constituted under section 7-D of the E.P.F & M.P Act, 1952 has been running from a car since past more than 6 months. The Ministry of Labour and EPFO have not taken any step to provide space to the national tribunal. Till Octob ...

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Chief Labour Comm office overburdened: Par panel

  On 25 April 2008 at 12:17

Chief Labour Comm office overburdened: Par panel The Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner is overburdened with certain officers dealing on an average with as many as 9000 cases a year, a parliamentary panel has said. The Standing Committee on Labo ...

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Labour court can decide disputes related to LIC employees: SC

  On 24 March 2008 at 17:03

New Delhi, Mar 17 (PTI) The Supreme Court has ruled that a labour court constituted under the Industrial Dispute Act can entertain disputes related to employees of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC).A bench of Justices S B Sinha and V S Sirpurkar u ...

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  On 19 March 2008 at 23:34

MEDICAL COLLEGES BY ESI CORPORATION -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The ESI Corporation is exploring the feasibility of starting Medical Colleges, Nursing Colleges and Para-Medical Training Schools un ...

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