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Over 2 Million Workers to Strike on 20 July 2018-07-16 [Newsclick]

Who picked my tea?  ActNOW!  2018-07-16 [IUF]

India: Six workers die at Gerdau steel plant 2018-07-13 [IndustriALL]

Tea Inc seeks pan-India policy to fix wage woe 2018-07-11 [TNN]

7th Pay commission: Latest update you need to know about retirement age, salary hike 2018-07-11 [DNA]

This Indian Women’s Union Invented a Flexible Childcare Model 2018-07-10 [New Security Beat]

Death by Diamonds: Suicides wipe the shine off India's gem trade 2018-07-10 [Reuters]

Outsourcing workers ill-treated: Indian National Trade Union Congress 2018-07-06 [The Hans]

Benefits portability likely for construction workers 2018-07-06 [Business Line]

Culture and the labour market keep India’s women at home 2018-07-05 [Economist]

Domestic Workers In India Have No Laws Protecting Their Rights 2018-07-04 [Feminism in India]

Struggle continues for rights and recognition at AB InBev Sonepat India  ActNOW!  2018-07-03 [IUF]

Remove Sukhu or lose INTUC support: Bawa 2018-07-02 [The Times]

The Life of Labour: Garment Workers Protest Against Sexual Harassment at Workplace 2018-07-02 [The Wire]

Indefinite strike at IMFA Therubali plant enters second day 2018-06-28 [Kalinga TV]

Seafarers on hunger strike, seek pension, increase in wages 2018-06-28 [Indian Express]

Global initiatives failing to stop labour abuses in India, activists say 2018-06-27 [Reuters]

Seafarers on Indefinite Hunger Strike at All Major Ports 2018-06-25 [Newsclick]

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]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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]

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]

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]

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

‘Your Home is My Workplace’: Empowering Domestic Workers 2018-06-11 [The Express]

Govt approves 55% hike in wages of Gram Dak Sevaks 2018-06-09 [FE Bureau]

Anti-union harassment and victimization escalate at AB InBev Sonepat 2018-06-06 [IUF]

Promotions in govt. offices should go on: Supreme Court 2018-06-06 [The Hindu]

Help stop domestic slavery in Delhi 2018-06-04 [Freedome United]

AITUC accuses Modi of running 'anti-worker' govt; threatens 40-day campaign 2018-06-04 [PTI]

Garbage piles up in Noida as safai karmacharis go on strike 2018-06-04 [India Today]

Expose of labour abuse brews trouble for 'slave-free' Indian tea 2018-05-31 [Thomson Reuters Foundation News]

Bank strike: Operations hit across India, employees firm on demand of wage revision 2018-05-31 [ Express Web Desk ]

One million bank workers strike 2018-05-30 [Channel News Asia]

State-owned banks on two-day nationwide strike from 30 May, confirms union; ATMs, salary could be hit, but no reason for panic 2018-05-29 [First Post]

Rural postal workers go on strike 2018-05-29 [The Herald]

Workers and working class organizations protest against the assault on Thoothukudi working class 2018-05-27 [tnlabour]

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