Shramik Special Train
Opinion  /  Published 28.05.20

Going home: Unplanned Shramik Special trains

A little attention from the Centre to the welfare of migrant workers would have gone a long way. Not everything is a matter of political showmanship...
By The Editorial Board

North East  /  Published 27.05.20

Five more test positive in Nagaland

They were all undergoing treatment at Covid-19 hospitals in Dimapur and Kohima...
By Bhadra Gogoi in Dimapur

Opinion  /  Published 27.05.20

The long march home

For the State, the migrant worker is at once an ‘asset’ as a source of fluid labour supply and a liability in terms of resource distribution away...
By Shamna Thacham Poyil & Nasreen Chowdhory

India  /  Published 26.05.20

Heat and dehydration on train, baby dies

Heat and dehydration cited as reason...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 26.05.20

Shramik Specials ferried around 42 lakh migrants

2,875 have terminated, while 401 are on the run...
By PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 26.05.20

Baby dies in Shramik train

Railway doctors had been shifted to Covid-19 hospitals...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 24.05.20

Migrant on Shramik Express dies hungry

Railway authorities pointed out that the 46-year-old labourer was a heart patient ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 23.05.20

No food, water on Shramik Specials

Passengers have been sending out SOS messages, with groups protesting at several stations...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 23.05.20

No Shramik Special trains till May 26: WB to Railways

Normal life thrown out of gear by the region's worst weather disaster, authorities scramble to restore normalcy...
By PTI in New Delhi


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