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Maharashtra labour reforms: Factories won’t require prior nod if they pay proposed compensation to retrenched workers

The Sena has also demanded that a meeting of labour unions be called before taking any decision on this.(Representational Image)
In the proposed labour reforms to ease the closure of factories in the state, the government has proposed that factories would not require prior permission if they paid the proposed compensation to retrenched workers.

To bolster tourism, CM Mehbooba Mufti seeks flight operations to ASEAN nations from Srinagar airport

In a letter to Union Civil Aviation Minister, Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati, she said the operation of flights to and from ASEAN region to Srinagar airport would give the desired push to the tourism industry in the state, which it has been craving for.She also said that the operation of flights from and to cities like Kuala-Lumpur, Jakarta, Bangkok, Singapore and other cities in the region would have a positive impact on the local tourism industry and bolster the state economy.

Govt schools were deteriorated on purpose before we came to power: Arvind Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal (File photo)
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Friday said government schools in the city were “deliberately” being deteriorated before the AAP government came to power, and that his government had checked privatisation of education.Arguing that the AAP government had brought in “revolutionary” changes in education, Kejriwal said, “Earlier, government schools were deliberately being deteriorated in a systematic manner.

LAX is adding 14 automated screening lines at its international terminal

(Hugo Martin / Los Angeles Times)

Travelers headed out of Los Angeles International Airport to other countries may find security screening lines moving a bit faster this holiday season because of a new system for moving bins of personal items to the X-ray machines.Plans call for installation of 14 of these new lanes by spring at the terminal at a cost of $12.

Hunter bags two 'bucks of a lifetime' in same week

(Don Higgins)

The phrase “buck of a lifetime” gets tossed around quite a bit and means different things for different hunters.And he did it not just in a single lifetime, or a single season, but in a single week.