Employment Amendment Bill being fine-tuned

RNZ, Wellington, September 22, 2018 Labour and New Zealand First are working on some changes to the government’s employment law legislation, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said. ‘The Employment Relations Amendment Bill,’ which is before Parliament, scraps the 90-day trial period for businesses with 20 or more employees and carries a raft of union-friendly changes including collective agreement bargaining and greater union…

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India-Pakistan Foreign Ministers meeting cancelled

Door shut again on talks; two countries trade allegations The Wire (India) Staff New Delhi, September 22, 2018 A day after agreeing that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj would meet Pakistan’s new Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on the side-lines of United Nations General Assembly in New York next week, India cancelled the meeting claiming that the killing of three Jammu and…

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