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Denied of minimum wages, thousands of chowkidars, domestic helps remain underpaid 2019-05-18 [Indian Express]

IBM sacks 300 employees from its services division 2019-05-16 [TNN]

The salary saga of Bengaluru’s garment workers 2019-05-11 [The Hindu]

May Day Manifesto 2019 2019-05-01 [CITU ]

On May Day, India’s Temple Builders Demand Workplace Safety Against Silicosis 2019-05-04 [The Wire]

The Man Behind the First May Day Celebration in India 2019-05-02 [Newsclick ]

Garment workers discuss pay gap, living wages on May Day 2019-05-02 [The Hindu]

Labour unions assert demand for minimum wage, better working conditions 2019-05-02 [The Hindu]

On May Day, a Look Back at the Indian Worker's Friends and Foes 2019-05-01 [The Wire]

May Day in India: How a land of 522 million workers marks Labour Day 2019-05-02 [CNN]

May Day Celebrated 2019-05-01 [UNI]

May Day 2019: No respite for daily wagers on Labour Day 2019-05-01 [Indian Express]

Nine interesting facts you need to know about Labours' day 2019-05-01 [New Indian Express]

Labour Day in India 2019-05-01 [CNN]

May Day: How the workers mark Labour Day around the world 2019-05-01 [Indiatimes]

Protests against deaths at Lafarge Holcim 2019-04-30 [BWI]

SBI-led banks cornered: Jet Airways employees now perceive themselves as bank employees demanding release of salary 2019-04-29 [First Post]

Banks can lend some money to Jet Airways specifically for the purpose of paying employee salaries 2019-04-22 [IANS]

Fatigue behind accidental death of drivers: unions 2019-04-16 [The Hindu]

Bank unions write to PM Modi, want government to take over Jet Airways 2019-04-20 [Business Today]

Jet Airways crisis: Employees feel betrayed by the airline management 2019-04-19 [Business Today]

SEWA Federation: Helping Women Support Women’s Cooperatives 2019-04-19 [Feminism in India]

How Can We Ensure Social Security for Domestic Workers? 2019-04-16 [The Wire]

Demands of rail union discussed 2019-04-15 [TNN]

India’s real economic dynamo: A silent force that brings in 2% of GDP 2019-04-15 [ET]

Jet Airways’ pilots defer strike, will take call after management’s meeting with SBI 2019-04-15 [Indian Express]

Manual Scavengers, Women and Farmers Come Out with Manifestos of Their Own 2019-04-15 [The Wire]

The silent death of workers in India 2019-04-08 [Equal Times]

Stitching for success - the cheap labor fuelling India's election campaign 2019-04-05 [Reuters]

Expanded training centre opens for shipbreaking workers 2019-04-01 [IndustriALL]

Some MGNREGA Workers Will Get a Hike of as Little as Re 1 – or Nothing at All 2019-04-01 [The Wire]

Pilots of India's Jet Airways defer strike, seek salary dues by April 14 2019-04-01 [CNA]

DMK hint to unionisation a cause for concern for the IT industry 2019-04-01 [The Hindu]

Railways Seeks to Exclude Women From 'Tough and Unfavourable' Posts 2019-03-27 [The Wire]

Rail workers rally in Mumbai 2019-03-25 [ITF]

Arrests made over trolling of Indian journalist 2019-03-25 [IFJ]

ITF rail unions join national protest 2019-03-19 [ITF]

Dibrugarh Municipal Board workers threaten stir 2019-03-17 [The Sentinel]

Why this tailor-activist from Kerala is in the BBC’s 100 inspiring women list 2019-03-17 [The Express]

Sanand Ford India workers protest against meager wages 2019-03-15 [IndustriALL]

Journalists targeted with legal crackdown 2019-03-13 [IFJ]

#WomenInFront: 'A lot would be different and easier in unions if there were more women members' 2019-03-13 [IFJ]

Workers unite for a government that puts workers first #ModiMustGo 2019-03-11 [ITUC]

Govts working for the rich: CITU chief Dr Hemalata 2019-03-10 [The Hans]

Ten trade unions demand national minimum wage, pension 2019-03-06 [The Economic Times]

BSNL’s recruitment policy irks unions 2019-03-05 [The Hindu]

Tata Steel MD launches centenary year’s celebration of Tata Workers' Union 2019-03-05 [The Pioneer]

Union protest marks more than 370 days of continuous struggle on the picket line for rights at AB InBev India 2019-02-27 [IUF]

Cement unions in India commit to strong organizing drive 2019-02-26 [IndustriALL]

‘Delhi Chalo’: Thousands of Workers to March to Parliament Against Modi Govt’s Anti-Labour Policies 2019-02-26 [NewsCentral]

This month in labour history

1-05-1923 The country's first May Day celebration. [more]

8-05-1974 A national railway strike begins. 1.7 million workers were involved in demanding higher wages and shorter working hours. Indira Gandhi’s government brutally suppressed the strike with 1000s being sent to jail and losing their jobs. [more]