The Supreme Court said the Cabinet can take a decision on impementing the recommendations of the Majithia Wage Board for journalists and non-journalists. Please send your Complaints & Suggestions to Labour Commissioner, M.P. by e- mail at [email protected] on or before 10/08/ pm. time and no non-statutory Wage Board has been set up after , except for sugar industry, where last such recommendations of the Majithia Wage Boards.

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The Confederation of Newspaper and News Agency Employees Organisations today said a one day token strike will be observed on May 18 to protest against the non-implementation of the Majithia Wage Boards recommendations. Suresh 2 Jul, ET EnergyWorld A one stop platform that caters to the pulse of the pulsating energy. TomorrowMakers Let’s get smarter about money. Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app.

The apex court had on February 7,upheld the recommendations of Majithia Wage Board for journalists and non-journalists on their pay structure and directed that the revised salaries be granted to the employees. The Supreme Court today fixed September 21 for hearing the issue of implementation of the recommendations of Majithia Wage Board. Law Min asked to expedite Majithia wageboard matter: Have you read these stories?

Government is in favour of implementing the Majithia Wage Board report for journalists and non-journalists.

Cabinet can decide on Majithia wageboard award pending case: National Entrepreneurship Awards Mamata Banerjee backs demand for media wageboards 19 Mar, Supreme Court to hear Majithia wageboard issue from Sept 21 14 Sep, The apex court was delivering its judgement while disposing off 83 contempt petitions filed by journalists, non-journalists and associations. CSR Compendium Touching lives of many.


Supreme Court upholds recommendations of Majithia Wage Board The Supreme Court today upheld the recommendations of Majithia Wage Board for journalists and non-journalists on their pay structure.

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Several CMs cutting across party lines came out in support of mediapersons’ demand for immediate notification of Majithia wage board. SC majithiw on non-implementation of Majithia wage board award.

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SC rules in favour of employees in Majithia Wage Board dispute

It also said “variable pay” concept has been incorporated in the award in order to give a fair and equitable treatment to employees of newspapers and news agencies. On the other hand, they are entitled to one more opportunity to implement the Award in its proper spirit and effect in the light of what we now propose to say,” a bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Navin Sinha said.

Newspapers asked to implement Majithia Wageboard recommendations 12 Jun, Newspaper employees to go on one day strike for wage revision 26 Apr, The court also said the award has been approved by it in its judgment on February 7, and, therefore, has to be “implemented in full”.

This is a great logic,” Ravi Shankar Prasad said. SC dismisses contempt petitions on journalists wage boards SC has dismissed as “redundant” a clutch of contempt petitions filed by some indiv Demanding immediate implementation of Majithia wage board recommendations for journalists and non-journalists. Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee expressed support to the demand of mediapersons for implementation of Majithia Wage Boards report and decided to join the nationawide agitation tomorrow in this regard.

You won’t be able to use WhatsApp on these devices in Politicians support journalists’ strike 28 Jun, Granting one more opportunity for implementation of the Wage Board award and its judgement, the court said non-implementation or partial implementation clearly stemmed from the understanding of the award by the concerned newspaper establishments in a particular manner.

It said clause 20 j of the award read with Working Journalists and Other Newspaper Employees Conditions of Service and Miscellaneous Provisions Wsge,guarantees to each “newspaper employee” as defined under the Act the entitlement to receive wages as recommended by the Wage Board and approved and notified by the Central Government. Government rubbishes claims about EVM tampering 23 Mar, Do You Like This Story?

Jaitley said Centre had lowered the fiscal deficit and kept inflation and CAD under check. Now share the story Too bad. Dec 31, Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments. However, the legislature has made it clear by incorporating the provisions of Section 16 that, notwithstanding the wages as may be fixed and notified, it will always be open to concerned employee to agree to and accept any benefits which is more favourable to him than what has been notified under the Act,” it said.


SC on Sep 21 had given the go-ahead to govt to examine and consider the award of the Wage Boards and pass appropriate orders thereupon. The Supreme Court today upheld the recommendations of Majithia Wage Board for journalists and non-journalists on their pay structure.

Social media a big challenge for traditional media: New Delhi, Jun 19 PTI The Supreme Court today said the part implementation and non-implementation of the Majithia Wage Board award on pay structures of journalists and non- journalists by some newspaper establishments would not amount to wilful default attracting contempt.

The bench said since it has been held that none of the newspaper establishments in the facts of the cases before it, was guilty of contempt, the complaints with regard to non- implementation of the Award or otherwise would be dealt by the mechanism provided under the Act itself. The 6th Majithia Wage Board was constituted by the Labour Ministry in despite strong reservations from the newspaper industry.

Political parties today pledged their support to journalists demanding implementation of the Majithia Wage Board recommendations. This would not amount to wilful default so as to attract the liability of civil contempt as defined under Section 2 b of the Contempt of Courts Act, UP scribes demand implementation of wage board recommendations 28 Dec, The Supreme Court said the Cabinet can take a decision on impementing the recommendations of the Majithia Wage Board for journalists and non-journalists.

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All News Videos Photos. The court said there was nothing either in the Act or in the terms of the wage board award which would enable it to hold that the benefits of the award would be “restricted to regular employees and not contractual employees”. Print media to govt: Cabinet to consider Wage Boards’ recommendations tomorrow 24 Oct, The award has led to additional financial burden for the majkthia, according to newspaper establishments.

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