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Reinstate 11 suspended staff: TNSTC workers 2018-03-07 [The Hindu]

Women from unorganised sector protest for wages 2018-03-06 [The Hindu]

Suicide at TN spinning mill sparks child labour investigation 2018-02-10 [The News Minute]

SICAL Coffeeday workers on protest 2018-02-08 [tn]

Victimization of Transport Workers in Tamilnadu 2018-02-08 [tnlabour]

IT union protests TN bus fare hike, demands accessible public transport for all 2018-02-02 [The News Minute]

Protesting students, union workers court arrest in city 2018-01-26 [The Times]

Toll-free number brings legal aid to Indian garment workers 2018-01-22 [Reuters]

State Transport workers go on a flash strike as talks with government fails 2018-01-05 [tnlabour.in]

Successful One-day strike by Ola and Uber drivers 2018-01-08 [tnlabour.in]

After yet another anti-worker judgement from judiciary, transport workers strike called off 2018-01-13 [tnlabour.in]

NEEM – A mission to deny labour rights – Ashok Leyland Workers protest 2018-01-17 [tnlabour.in]

Transport workers call off strike 2018-01-12 [The Hindu]

Madras High Court leaves it to conscience of protesting union workers to ply buses in view of Pongal 2018-01-11 [First Post]

E Palaniswamy denies wage hike to Tamil Nadu transporters but MLAs plan to give themselves 100% pay hike 2018-01-10 [First Post]

Transport workers stage protest 2018-01-10 [The Hindu]

Transport workers stage protest 2018-01-10 [The Hindu]

Transport strike: CM refutes Stalin’s charge 2018-01-08 [The Hindu]

Transport Unions' Indefinite Strike Enters 5th Day Today 2018-01-08 [India.com]

Ola and Uber drivers in Chennai protest against pricing and regulation 2018-01-07 [The News]

Minister warns of action against transport workers 2018-01-07 [The Hindu]

High Court tells transport workers on strike in Tamil Nadu get back to work or 'face consequences' 2018-01-05 [New India Express]

Buses Go On Strike From Midnight As Salary Woes Unaddressed 2018-01-05 [NDTV]

TN accounts for 45% of manual scavenger deaths in India: Report 2018-01-03 [The Times]

AICCTU Convention seeks justice for Pricol 2 2017-12-31 [TN Labour]

Talks between transport unions and State government inconclusive 2017-12-28 [The Hindu]

Sanmina Corp workers to continue protest on Dec 29 2017-12-25 [The Business Standard]

200 Verizon Employees Escorted Out With Security In Chennai 2017-12-18 [NDTV]

Retrenched Greaves Cotton Workers Protest in Chennai 2017-12-05 [tnlabour]

HC Orders Nurses Back to Work 2017-12-03 [The News Minute]

Government Nurses Stage a Spirited Strike; Demand Regularization 2017-12-03 [TN Labour]

Retired employees of the state transport corporations hold a state-wide protest demanding payment of dues 2017-11-30 [tnlabour]

Workers of Tamil Nadu Salt Corporation stage protest 2017-11-28 [The Hindu]

Sanmina workers strike in the factory 2017-11-27 [tnlabour]

Trade unions seek minimum wages for mill workers 2017-11-26 [The Hindu]

From Vishaka Guidelines to Compromise on Sexual Harrassment: (In)Justice in High Court 2017-11-20 [tnlabour]

RYA convention at Sriperumbudur 2017-11-20 [tnlabour]

Nurses stage protest 2017-11-19 [The Hindu]

State to commission survey on bonded labour 2017-11-13 [The Hindu]

Foxconn restarts factory, refuses to hire dismissed workers 2017-11-09 [tnlabour.in]

CMR Toyotsu workers protest on the anniversary of their strike 2017-11-03 [tnlabour]

Tamil Nadu state’s promise of new pay structure fails to impress JACTO-GEO 2017-11-01 [tnlabour]

Teachers question double standard 2017-10-29 [TNN]

Trade unions to follow new auto fare from January 2017-10-29 [The Hindu]

Nurses threaten to go on strike 2017-10-24 [The Hindu]

Eight T.N. transport corporation crew crushed to death in roof collapse in Nagapattinam 2017-10-22 [The Hindu]

Corporation conservancy workers’ strike ends 2017-10-21 [The Hindu]

Unions to go to court over roof collapse 2017-10-21 [The Hindu]

Retired temple staff entitled to gratuity: HC 2017-10-20 [The Hindu]

Daily wage drivers in Tirupur Corporation threaten to observe dark Deepavali 2017-10-18 [The Hindu]

This month in labour history

19-03-1919 Ahmedabad mill workers, with help from Gandhi, win a 35% pay rise after 25 days of strike action [more]