Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

domestic workers


Women being sold to Gulf states like products in a retail shop: Andhra minister

May 24, 2016 3:15 pm

"Instructions should be issued to Indian embassy officials in Gulf countries to interfere in the matter and provide necessary help in terms of food, clothing and shelter," he wrote.

Government working on proposal to skill household help

April 12, 2015 12:52 am

Framework to have an universal approach to train people easily.

Minimum wage to maternity leave: Domestic help policy almost home

May 07, 2012 3:02 am

Once the policy is approved,domestic workers will be covered by eight existing laws

Domestic workers left out in sexual harassment at workplace Bill

March 07, 2011 1:22 pm

Domestic workers have been specifically excluded as it may be difficult to enforce the provisions of the Bill.

Domestic workers want promised benefits soon

December 20, 2009 12:26 am

A six-day week,health insurance and a pension scheme is what maid servants will stand to benefit if the much-awaited Maharashtra Domestic Workers' Welfare Board Act 2008 is implemented.

'Saudi must give domestic workers equal rights'

March 14, 2009 3:47 pm

Saudi Arabia should guarantee that domestic workers are given the same rights as other workers,Human Rights Watch said,as the kingdom's legislative body prepares to discuss a draft labour law.

Domestic workers wait for legal status

March 02, 2009 1:52 am

Domestic workers are still waiting for the state government to implement a new bill that would give them legal recognition and entitle them to the benefits given to workers in the organised sector.