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79 employers in dock for violating labour laws 2018-12-16 [Express News Service]

Raids find 20 employers not paying minimum wages 2018-12-12 [TNN]

Congress to soft launch outreach effort for domestic workers 2018-12-09 [Express News Service]

Workforce that continues to be exploited, invisible 2018-12-06 [Express News Service]

Government to launch operation minimum wages 2018-12-05 [TNN]

Victory:HC Stays ‘Arbitrary’ Sacking of 297 PTI Employees 2018-11-29 [News Central Staff]

Delhi: GB Pant hospital staff goes on strike 2018-11-16 [India Today]

Contract Workers Left in the Lurch After Closure of Badarpur Power Plant 2018-11-09 [The Wire]

DTC contractual workers still on strike 2018-11-04 [The Hindu]

Decide minimum wages afresh for private employees, Supreme Court tells govt 2018-11-01 [Hindustan Times]

Contractual employees to be paid enhanced wages, arrears 2018-10-31 [Tribune News Service]

Historic DTC Strike Creates Chakka Jam Across Delhi 2018-10-30 [Newsclick]

DTC Workers' First Strike in Thirty Years Ends on a Triumphant Note 2018-10-30 [The Wire]

Engineer, three workers fall to death at DDA construction site 2018-10-30 [Indian Express]

‘Our Diwali is gone’: Delhi’s contract workers struggle to make ends meet after steep pay cuts 2018-10-21 [Scroll]

East Delhi Sanitation Workers End Strike After 28 Days 2018-10-10 [NDTV]

Under Delhi HC's Directions, Identification of Manual Scavengers to Finally Begin 2018-10-10 [The Wire]

Sanitation workers call Arvind Kejriwal, Narendra Modi indifferent, want salaries released 2018-10-09 [The Economic Times]

Despite Lathi Charge, Sanitation Workers Resolve to Continue Strike 2018-10-08 [Newsclick]

MCD workers protest outside CM Kejriwal’s house, clash with police 2018-10-04 [The Express]

East Delhi sanitation workers refuse to end strike until their demands are met 2018-10-03 [The Times]

‘Swachhta He Seva’ Turns Into ‘Selfie With Garbage’ As Sanitation Workers Go On Strike 2018-09-30 [The Times]

East Delhi stinks as sanitary workers' strike enters 17th day 2018-09-29 [Today]

Low Wages and Exploitation: DTC Workers Call ‘Strike Ballot’ 2018-09-24 [Newsclick]

Trans-Yamuna stinks on Day 12 of sanitation workers’ strike 2018-09-24 [The Pioneer]

Sanitation Situation Deteriorates in Delhi as Strike by Workers Enters 10th Day 2018-09-22 [The Wire]

EDMC Mayor blames govt for safai karamchari strike 2018-09-21 [The Hindu]

Strike by sanitation staff in east Delhi enters ninth day 2018-09-21 [The Times]

Garbage piling up in east 2018-09-20 [The Hindu]

With deaths of sewage workers, new India confronts an old scourge 2018-09-16 [Seattle Times]

Government Moves Top Court Against Judgement Quashing Minimum Wages 2018-09-14 [IANS]

Young, underpaid and overworked in Delhi: Workers' death at DLF complex reveals how society treats those who clean sewers 2018-09-13 [Firstpost]

victim compensation fund : HC questions practice of 25% deduction from prisoners’ wages 2018-09-13 [The Hans India]

Sanitation workers protest delayed wages 2018-09-13 [The Hindu]

Safai union goes on strike over benefits 2018-09-13 [The Times]

Five sewage workers killed by septic tank fumes 2018-09-10 [Deutsche Welle]

Four workers die cleaning sewer tank in west Delhi 2018-09-10 [TNN]

'Taken for Granted and Ignored', Anganwadi Workers Demand Better Pay, Conditions 2018-09-10 [The Wire]

Central govt health workers launch protest 2018-09-02 [The Asian Age]

Mosquito checkers threaten strike 2018-08-30 [The Times]

Delhi will adopt Centre’s revised minimum wages, says Gopal Rai 2018-08-10 [ENS]

HC directs employers not to recover enhanced minimum wages from employees 2018-08-07 [PTI]

Delhi HC verdict to put financial stress on workers 2018-08-06 [IANS]

Construction workers to get free DTC rides 2018-08-04 [TNN]

Delhi Metro commuter group extends support to 9,000 workers on strike 2018-07-01 [The Express]

High Court strikes down Metro staff's strike 2018-06-30 [DNA]

Metro staff plans strike from tomorrow, services may get crippled: All you need to know 2018-06-29 [Times Now]

Delhi Metro employees threaten strike from tomorrow, want union and better pay 2018-06-29 [The Times]

Delhi Metro services may come to halt from Saturday 2018-06-28 [The Economic Times]

Under-construction wall falls on 6 labourers in GK, one dead 2018-06-25 [ Express News Service ]

This month in labour history

3-12-1984 Bhopal chemical disaster, leading to hundreds of deaths. [more]

25-12-1968 Forty-four Dalits are burnt to death in Kizhavenmani village, Tamil Nadu. Retaliation for a campaign for higher wages by Dalit laborers. [more]

29-12-1948 Hind Mazdoor Sabha (Workers Assembly of India) national trade union centre is founded. [more]