May Day
North East  /  Published 05.11.18

BJP Tripura restricts 40yr May Day holiday

When Vladimir Lenin did not stand a chance, it was a matter of time before May Day found itself in distress in Tripura, the communist citadel captured by the BJP. The BJP-led government in Tripura ha...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

India  /  Published 01.05.20

Harshest May Day: Workers lose jobs and hard-earned rights

Academics and labour unions on Friday termed this May Day the worst in recent history, citing how five states had legitimised an increase in working hours from eight to 12 while the Centre had introdu...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 12.11.18

Tripura CM defends curbing May Day holiday

Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb has defended his government’s decision to grant International Labour Day that falls on May 1 as a restricted holiday.Addressing an event of the Tripura Gazett...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala


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