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Andhra Pradesh Fishing workers’ strike pushes industry into uncertainty 2018-06-23 [TNN]

West Bengal Domestic workers rally in Kolkata for just wages, social security 2018-06-23 [IANS]

India to be lone economy facing suppressed wages by 2030: Study 2018-06-23 [PTI]

That's terrible, that's Tetley! - tea workers denied their human right to safe drinking water  ActNOW!  2018-06-22 [IUF]

Chhattisgarh Heading Towards Shutdown With 36 Unions Gearing Up for Statewide Protest, Services to be Hit 2018-06-22 [The Tribune]

West Bengal Meal workers voice concern 2018-06-22 [The Telegraph]

Why India’s maternity leave law has hit working mothers hard 2018-06-21 [DailyO]

Maharashtra Permanent jobs for 2,700 Mumbai sanitation workers 2018-06-21 [TNN]

Fugitive Vijay Mallya has blood on his hands: Kingfisher workers write to PM 2018-06-21 [ANI]

Himachal Pradesh CITU holds 36-hr Mahapadav against lockout of Diamond restaurant 2018-06-20 [United News]

West Bengal Big Win For Domestic Workers In West Bengal; Now Recognised As Trade Union 2018-06-20 [The Logical Indian]

Karnataka Committee to study demands of garment workers 2018-06-20 [The Hindu]

CITU Opposes Selling Off of Coal India Limited Shares to the Private Sector 2018-06-19 [News First]

Uttar Pradesh Transport workers on strike demanding salary hike 2018-06-19 [The Pioneer]

Karnataka Bangalore Garment Factory Labourers: Understanding Their Plights And Demands 2018-06-19 [The Logical Indian]

West Bengal In a First, Kolkata Domestic Workers' Organisation Gets Trade Union Status 2018-06-19 [The Wire]

Delhi Domestic workers hold meeting 2018-06-18 [The Hindu]

West Bengal Domestic workers’ body gets trade union status 2018-06-18 [The Hindu]

Domestic helps helpless for lack of rules 2018-06-18 [The Hindu]

Haryana Sanitation workers seek timely salary 2018-06-17 [The Tribune]

Labour that we fail to see 2018-06-17 [The Hindu]

Haryana Protesting Haryana ASHA Workers Detained and Released 2018-06-17 [Newsclick]

Kerala Shrimp industry workers stage dharna seeking better wages 2018-06-17 [UNI]

Haryana ‘Demands not met’, Asha workers strike work 2018-06-16 [TNN]

Assam Interim wage relief for tea workers 2018-06-16 [Telegraph]

Tamil Nadu Domestic workers demand fair and minimum wages 2018-06-16 [The Hindu]

Karnataka Low wages and the garment sector: What can the Karnataka govt do for employees? 2018-06-16 [NewsMinute]

Haryana Domestic workers harassed daily as cops turn a deaf ear 2018-06-16 [The Times]

Haryana ASHA workers flay govt, court arrest 2018-06-16 [The Tribune]

Haryana ‘Demands not met’, Asha workers strike work 2018-06-16 [The Times]

International Domestic Workers Day: Just another day for the millions toiling away in our homes 2018-06-16 [The Express]

Karnataka Low wages and the garment sector: What can the Karnataka govt do? 2018-06-16 [The News Minute]

Which child to school? Tough choice for Indian garment workers 2018-06-16 [Reuters]

 VIDEO Telangana GS/NFIR's Message on his Birthday at Secunderabad in English. 2018-06-15 [NFIR INDIA MEDIA CENTRE]

Prominent editor Shujaat Bukhari shot dead in Kashmir, India 2018-06-15 [IFJ]

Labour union accuses Tech Mahindra of layoffs, unfair termination 2018-06-14 [Moneycontrol]

Kerala Nipah: Government to honour health workers 2018-06-14 [TNN]

Haryana Workers filling potholes on NH service lane end up in police station 2018-06-14 [TNN]

Shujaat Bukhari, Editor of 'Rising Kashmir', Shot Dead in Srinagar 2018-06-14 [The Wire]

7th pay commission: Good news for retired 27 lakh employees, details inside 2018-06-14 [DNA]

Uttar Pradesh FCI union warns of violent stir in support of their demands 2018-06-13 [The Pioneer]

Delhi IAS officers' 'strike' row: AAP workers march to LG House 2018-06-13 [United News]

One-Day Fast And Protest Organised By Northern Railway's Workers Union 2018-06-13 [The Daily Addaa]

Power employees to hold nationwide strike against privatisation bill 2018-06-13 [PSI]

7th Pay Commission: Over 23 Lakh Pensioners To Get Benefit Up To Rs. 18,000 2018-06-13 [NDTV]

Schneider Electric workers rally for union rights in India 2018-06-11 [IndustriALL]

Telangana ‘Regularise workers and earmark separate grant in the budget for payment of salaries’ -CITU 2018-06-11 [The Hindu]

West Bengal 3 months' pay for mill workers 2018-06-11 [The Telegraph]

Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers Calls for Nation-wide Strike on November 15 2018-06-11 [Newsclick]

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This month in labour history

3-06-1977 Police opened fire on a workers' demonstration, killing 12. Thousands of workers from the Bhilai Steel plant and mines had been demonstrating at the police station where strike leader Shankar Guha Niyogi was being held following his arrest. [more]

29-06-1928 The South Indian Railway strike begins. The bosses respond with a lock-out and the colonial government unleashes severe, violent repression. [more]