Daily Wage Earners
Jharkhand  /  Published 30.07.21

Daily wager son tops JAC exam

Vivek Dutta, a resident of Kumhri village and son of a daily wage labourer, secured first position in the state in Jharkhand Academic Council Matriculation examination. Vivek, a student of Upgraded H...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Calcutta  /  Published 08.06.21

Shoot halted, poverty stares at Tolly team

Many actors and technicians are teetering on the brink of penury because of the prolonged suspension of shooting brought about by the Covid-19 curbs. Any such stoppage of work on the floors of Tollyg...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.06.21

No income and ration for daily wagers

A large number of people, including construction workers, street vendors, rickshaw pullers, road side restaurant staff who are deprived of ration cards are facing the double blow of loss of income due...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.21

Benefits for labourers ahead of polls

Hours before the announcement of dates for the Bengal assembly polls, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said her government has increased the daily wages of labourers working under the state...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.01.21

Daily wager drowns in mine pit

A daily wage earner from Sinidih in Katras died when he drowned into an abandoned coal mine pit. His body was recovered on Thursday at around 1 pm, 24 hours after the accident on Wednesday. A group o...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


India  /  Published 01.01.21

Farm protest galvanises Modi-wary poor

If Prime Minister Narendra Modi has triggered a farmer revolt with his new farm laws, a general sense of frustration at his policies and failed promises has attracted a wider segment of the poor to th...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.11.20

Finally, Dalma workers get paid

The daily wagers of Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary finally received their pending dues which were cleared by the state government. It was a wait of 8 months for the 48 men and women while the fore...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.10.20

Dalma: workers mortgage vehicles

The daily wage earners at the Dalma wildlife sanctuary continue to struggle. The 48 men and women are forced to fight for their survival and are anxiously waiting for pending dues. The wait is gettin...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.10.20

STATE DIGEST: Daily wage earners block road to protest Covid test

Bokaro Congress Committee members burnt an effigy of Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath to protest the detention of party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra while they were on th...
By Our Bureau

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.07.20

Daily wager’s daughter passes matric with flying colours

Sneha Gope, the daughter of a daily wager notched up first division with a percentage of 65.60 in the matriculation exams, after the declaration of results by the Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) last...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


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