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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ET EnergyWorld A one stop platform that caters to the pulse of the pulsating energy. Dec 31, 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.

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”. Politicians support journalists’ strike 28 Jun, CSR Compendium Touching lives of many.

The Supreme Court said the Cabinet can take a decision on impementing the recommendations of the Majithia Wage Board for journalists and non-journalists.

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. Print media to govt: Jaitley said Centre had lowered the fiscal deficit and kept inflation and CAD under check. 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, Now share the story Too bad.


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. 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.

SC dismisses contempt petitions on journalists wage boards SC has dismissed as “redundant” a clutch of contempt petitions filed by some indiv SC verdict on non-implementation of Majithia wage board award.

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.

Political parties today pledged their support to journalists demanding implementation of the Majithia Wage Board recommendations. It said clause 20 j of the award read with Working Journalists and Other Newspaper Employees Conditions of Service and Miscellaneous Provisions Act,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.

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 recommebdations structure. Newspaper employees to go on one day strike for wage revision 26 Apr, TomorrowMakers Let’s get smarter about money.

Social media a big challenge for traditional media: Several CMs cutting across party lines came out in support of mediapersons’ demand for immediate notification of Majithia wage board. All News Videos Photos. National Entrepreneurship Awards Supreme Court 21 Sep, Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new Recommendarions Today app.

SC rules in favour of employees in Majithia Wage Board dispute

Law Min asked to expedite Majithia wageboard matter: The award has led to additional financial burden for the industry, according to newspaper establishments. Cabinet to consider Wage Boards’ recommendations tomorrow 24 Oct, Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments.


Government is in favour of implementing the Majithia Wage Board report for journalists and non-journalists. Recommendatiobs You Like This Story? 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.

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.

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Suresh 2 Jul, June 19, Government rubbishes claims about EVM tampering 23 Mar, The Supreme Court today upheld the recommendations of Majithia Wage Majithix for journalists and non-journalists on their pay structure. CMs pledge support to mediapersons stir for wage boards 29 Jun, Have you read these stories? Vodafone Business Services Digilogue – Your guide to digitally transforming your business.

Cabinet can decide on Majithia wageboard award pending case: The apex court was delivering its judgement while disposing off 83 contempt petitions filed by journalists, non-journalists and associations. You won’t be able to use WhatsApp on these devices in The 6th Majithia Wage Board was constituted by the Labour Ministry in despite strong reservations from the newspaper industry.