Wage Labourer
West Bengal  /  Published 31.01.23

Tea workers protest pay delay

Company which owns Kalchini tea estate in district, was supposed to disburse fortnight’s wages on January 21...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Opinion  /  Published 06.04.22

Double trouble: MGNREGA wages

Lowering MGNREGA wages will have implications for states and their labour markets...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 02.11.21

The blood stains get deeper in Kashmir

The blood stains get deeper in Kashmir...
By Luv Puri

North East  /  Published 29.05.21

Assam interim daily tea wage cushion

The decision was taken so that garden workers 'do not suffer' because of the court case challenging the earlier hike...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.05.21

Dumka: workers' SOS from Nepal

SoS message talks of 26 workers, many with Covid symptoms, lying cramped in a room ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


India  /  Published 12.04.21

Fire engulfs library of love in Mysore

Syed Issaq, 62, had used a portion of his income from cleaning drains and doing odd jobs to set it up in a small tin-and-bamboo shed in 2011...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 04.12.20

India wage floor lower than Pak

Informal workers in India suffered a 22.6% fall on the back of the national lockdown spanning 40 days...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.10.20

Lockdown: workers made to compensate

Asked to choose between unpaid overtime and wage cut, say staff ...
By Reuters in Chennai

India  /  Published 21.09.20

For five months, daily wait in vain for work

Urban labourers in Odisha are among those hardest hit by the pandemic and the resultant economic slowdown, with most of them pushed into breadlines because of lack of work...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.07.20

Funds grouse by panchayats

Complaints that wages may not be enough to attract labourers for projects...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi


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