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United platform of central trade unions extends solidarity and support to the three days countrywide strike of employees and officers of BSNL on 18-20 February 2019 2019-02-18 [CITU ]

International support for Indian unions over destruction of worker protections 2019-02-22 [ITUC]

Workers protest as Royal Enfield transfers union members across India 2019-02-18 [industriALL]

Workers protest as Royal Enfield transfers union members across India 2019-02-18 [IndustriALL]

Central trade unions extend support to 3-day strike by BSNL staff 2019-02-13 [PTI]

7th Pay Commission: The government has assured nothing, but there is some good news 2019-02-13 [Oneindia]

Combating Sexual Harassment in the Garment Industry 2019-02-13 [HRW]

An open letter to civil aviation minister against airport privatization 2019-02-12 [CITU ]

#MeToo in India: The women left behind 2019-02-10 [BBC]

BWI Affiliates welcome the Draft Emigration Bill, 2019 to promote safe, orderly and regular migration 2019-02-07 [BWI]

Major Western Brands Exploit Home-based Garment Workers in India, Says Study 2019-02-06 [Newsclick Report]

7th Pay Commission latest news: Employees of this sector to stage protest in New Delhi 2019-02-04 [Zee]

‘Invisible’ home garment workers exploited by fashion brands 2019-02-03 [The Times]

Major western brands pay Indian garment workers 11p an hour 2019-02-02 [The Guardian]

Informal Sector Workers’ to Protest in Delhi on Budget Day 2019-01-31 [Newsclick]

Delhi Chalo Agitation: Women government workers demand labour act implementation 2019-01-30 [The Times]

7th Pay Commission: Ahead of elections, HRD announces revision of teachers’ allowance 2019-01-30 [Indian Express]

A test case for democracy, rights and freedom in 2019 2019-01-25 [Equal Times]

India – A test case for democracy, rights and freedom in 2019 2019-01-25 [Equal Times]

2,000 defence sector workers to go on strike from today 2019-01-23 [TNN]

FICCI calls for fresh worker housing scheme for textiles, garment workers 2019-01-23 [Business Today]

No work, no pay: TN Chief Secy warns govt employees, teachers going on strike 2019-01-22 [thenewsminute]

Can India’s draft labour code really bring social security to its informal workers? 2019-01-22 [scroll]

Over 4 lakh defence civilian employees on 3-day strike for demands from 23rd 2019-01-21 [thehitavada]

CITU opens gruel centres for jobless fireworks workers 2019-01-21 [thehindu]

Nipah workers call off 16-day strike after Kerala medical college assures permanent jobs 2019-01-20 [thenewsminute]

Workers hold anti-govt protest 2019-01-20 [tribuneindia]

Workers at Hyundai Motor plant refuse to eat company lunches to protest poor wages 2019-01-17 [Hankyoreh]

Mumbai: BEST workers to call off strike after High Court appoints mediator to resolve wage concerns 2019-01-16 [Scroll.in]

BEST workers’ union calls off strike, agrees to ’10-step increment’ 2019-01-16 [The Indian Express]

Workers Around the World Greet 2019 With Wave of Demonstrations 2019-01-15 [Consortium News]

BEST Strike enters day 8; Bombay HC to hear petition 2019-01-15 [Mumbai Live]

New Labour codes are pro-corporate, say activists, unions 2019-01-13 [The Express]

Samsung mobile factory workers stage protests over salary, shift timings in Noida 2019-01-13 [The New Indian Express]

Mumbai: Meeting Between Chief Secretary And BEST Workers Union Fails; Strike Continues On Day Six 2019-01-13 [Swarajya]

Historic general strike brings India to standstill 2019-01-13 [BWI]

BEST strike enters Day 5, union leaders to go to Mantralaya 2019-01-12 [Times of India]

Indian workers hold biggest strike in history 2019-01-11 [IndustriALL]

20 crore workers joined nationwide strike against policies of the BJP led government 2019-01-10 [The Economic Times]

Bharat Bandh: Why 200 Million Workers Brought India to a Halt for Two Days 2019-01-10 [The Wire]

Protests mark Day 2 of trade unions’ strike 2019-01-10 [The Hitavada]

Trade unions claim success in two-day all-India strike 2019-01-10 [The Economic Times]

200 million workers strike against neoliberalism in India - Public Services International 2019-01-10 [Wakelet (PSI)]

Workers Strike Nationwide Against Labour Law Reforms 2019-01-10 [Feminism in India]

The largest strike in history is happening in India right now 2019-01-09 [The Morning Star]

Trade Union Workers started, Will it be Fruitful? 2019-01-09 [The Herald]

Trade union strike: A show of strength against Narendra Modi government 2019-01-09 [The Free Press]

Trade unions begin two-day strike 2019-01-09 [The Tribune]

Solidarity Message for All India General Strike 2019-01-09 [Scoop]

Historic national general strike in India 2019-01-09 [PSI]

This month in labour history

22-02-1919 Mill owners in Ahmedabad lock out workers who refuse a 20% pay rise, sticking to their demand of 50% [more]

28-02-2012 Up to 100 million workers take part in a general strike in India, possibly the largest strike in history. [more]