Workers Protests
Jharkhand  /  Published 25.11.20

Trade unions ready for strike

Several collieries of BCCL, ECL and SAIL witnessed gate meetings, burning of effigies and demonstrations on Wednesday as a precursor to Thursday’s nationwide strike against privatisation of publ...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.20

Date for talks ends worker fast

The workers of the Longview tea garden, on the outskirts of Siliguri, on a relay hunger strike at the tea garden for two weeks to demand full payment of last year’s Durga Puja bonus, withdrew th...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 23.08.20

Tea estate shut amid clamour for dues

The management of Longview tea estate, on the foothills of Darjeeling hills, declared suspension of work since Friday, citing worker unrest for over 10 days. The decision drew flak from tea trade uni...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

India  /  Published 05.08.20

Protest after death of 3 workers in Kerala

Hundreds of migrant workers broke into a protest in an industrial belt in Kerala early on Tuesday after the discovery of the body of a co-worker on the railway tracks near a construction site on Monda...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.10.18

Batons silence cry for better pay

At least two midday meal workers were injured on Tuesday when police used batons near the state guest house in Morabadi to thwart their attempt to gherao the chief minister’s residence on Kanke Road...
By Our Special Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 04.05.19

In China, the more things change...

By Neha Sahay in

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.04.19

Stir over salaries at sports complex

Over 300 members of the service staff working for sports academies being run at the mega sports complex at Hotwar held a demonstration on Friday to demand immediate payment of salaries that are due si...
By Our correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 13.09.18

The time is ripe for labour unity

By Prabhat Patnaik in

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.10.18

Ranchi gridlocked as cooks squat on roads

Over 1,000 school midday meal cooks on Saturday squatted on four key points of the capital from 8am to 11.30am demanding a hike in salary, throwing morning traffic completely off-kilter. Thousands of ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 04.09.18

Chinese 'Maoists' held for supporting workers

By Neha Sahay in


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