Action will be taken to rescue bonded child labourers: Delhi govt to HC | Delhi News

The Delhi government assured the Delhi High Court Thursday that action as per law will be taken to rescue bonded child and adolescent labourers in the national capital while coordinating with various departments to tackle the issue. The HC was hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) highlighting the instances of bonded child and adolescent labour in the Capital. The petitioner, Rohtas, who is stated to support the work of NGO ‘Sahyog Care For You’, sought direction to the authorities to conduct raids and rescue 245 children and 772 adolescents claiming…

Explained: Why Shaheen Shah Afridi might face disciplinary action by PCB | Cricket News

Pakistan ace-pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi may face disciplinary action for his non-cooperative attitude during the recently concluded T20 World Cup 2024 co-hosted by the West Indies and the USA where The Men in Green were out of the competition in the group stage. Allegedly the 24-year-old did not engage in team discussions ahead of the crucial games at the showpiece event according to Geo News. In addition to his attitude Shaheen also had a heated altercation with coach Mohammad Yousaf during one of the training sessions. The heated exchange between…

Mass transfer row: Delhi govt school teachers’ body approaches L-G Saxena for immediate action | Delhi News

The Government School Teachers Association (GSTA) on Sunday claimed to be “distressed” by the transfer order of at least 5,000 government school teachers who have served over 10 years in a school. As the Education Department allegedly seemed to take no action in incorporating the demands, the GSTA has said it has decided to appeal to the Delhi Lieutenant Governor V K Saxena for resolution. The teachers’ body has written to L-G Saxena despite the formation of a four-member grievance redressal committee on Thursday under the instruction of the Director…

Will take strict action against wheat exporters on fake, back-dated letter of credit, says Piyush Goyal

Union Commerce, Industry and Food Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said the government will take strict action against exporters who had created fake, back-dated letters of credit (LCs) on May 13 to ban wheat exports. “We are examining all possibilities of any exporter who has tried to sabotage the system,” he said. While barring wheat exports last month to control rising domestic prices, the government had made it clear that shipments backed by LCs issued before the ban was announced would be allowed. Goyal said an inter-ministerial committee comprising finance,…

Missed out on making tax saving investments this time? 3 action points to help you avoid tax implications

3 action points to help you avoid tax implications You will agree that it has been a chaotic year for all… People have lost their jobs, had to cut salaries, had to move to smaller towns and what not… All in all, it’s totally understandable and a little off on human tax matters, isn’t it? But… well, one day, as soon as you open your work inbox, you receive the dreaded e-mail from your HR reminding you to submit tax proofs by the date… Now, in the back of your…