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Garment workers get wages below urban poverty line 2018-09-22 [The Hindu]

Bharat Bandh: Cab drivers in Bengaluru to also join strike on Monday 2018-09-10 [The News Minute]

Denied wages, sanitation workers at Mysore University stage protests 2018-09-08 [The News Minute]

HAL files case against workers for protest 2018-08-31 [The Hindu]

GP workers to stage protest 2018-08-24 [The Hindu]

Gram Panchayat workers to protest outside Vidhana Soudha 2018-08-21 [The Hindu]

‘Contract workers not paid even minimum wages’: B’luru BWSSB workers stage sit-in 2018-08-14 [News Minute]

Minimum wages sought 2018-08-11 [The Hindu]

ESIC contract workers go on strike demanding pending wages 2018-08-10 [The Hindu]

Not Paid for 6 Months, Bengaluru Sweeper Kills Self; Union Leader Alleges 'Govt-Sponsored Murder' 2018-07-15 [News 18]

Denied Wages and Dignity, Sanitation Workers in Bangalore Protest 2018-07-11 [The Wire]

Bengaluru conservancy workers remain unpaid for 5 months 2018-07-11 [First post]

Civic worker kills self- not paid for 6 months 2018-07-09 [The News Minute]

Hostel workers withdraw strike 2018-07-05 [The Hindu]

International workers’ rights organisation slams Sonam Kapoor’s husband’s company for assault and abuse of its workers 2018-07-02 [Opindia]

KSRTC workers' body to go on 40-day strike from Aug 9 2018-07-02 [The Herald]

Workers of Maddur’s Shahi Exports Complain of Harassment, Walk Out of Factory in Protest 2018-06-27 [Newsclick]

A shocking investigation exposes the abuses faced by workers making clothes for the British high street 2018-06-24 [The Canary]

Bangalore Garment Factory Labourers: Understanding Their Plights And Demands 2018-06-23 [The Logical Indian]

Committee to study demands of garment workers 2018-06-20 [The Hindu]

Bangalore Garment Factory Labourers: Understanding Their Plights And Demands 2018-06-19 [The Logical Indian]

Low wages and the garment sector: What can the Karnataka govt do for employees? 2018-06-16 [NewsMinute]

Low wages and the garment sector: What can the Karnataka govt do? 2018-06-16 [The News Minute]

Bengaluru Metro employees renew call for June 4 strike after talks fail 2018-06-01 [The News Minute]

Garment Workers to Intensify Protests Demanding Wage Revision 2018-05-29 [Newsclick]

New govt. faces another demand, this time from garment workers 2018-05-27 [The Hindu]

Garment workers are a neglected lot 2018-05-07 [The Hindu]

Labour Day: Exploitation of Bengaluru's women workers in manufacturing shows perils of 'selective' development 2018-05-01 [First Post]

Factory workers thrashed for joining union 2018-04-05 [The Herald]

Prisoners to get wages after 18-month delay 2018-04-03 [Indian Express]

Trade union leaders to go on hunger strike at the Central Offices of KSRTC 2018-03-16 [The Express]

BMRCL union on indefinite strike 2018-03-08 [The Mirror]

Fund crunch leaves sex workers with little medical help 2018-03-04 [The Express]

Organizing The Employees Into A Labor Union Essential To Tackle Grievances In It Industry 2018-03-02 [The Tribune]

Port agents’ workers stage protest over ‘official apathy’ 2018-02-06 [The Hindu]

False Promises and Mobility Restrictions Plague Migrant Workers in Bengaluru’s Garment Industry 2018-01-29 [The Wire]

5 sleeping employees killed as fire breaks out at Bengaluru bar 2018-01-08 [NDTV]

Shipyard workers strike work seeking payment of pending salaries 2018-01-02 [The Hindu]

Sewage treatment plant workers protest for minimum wages 2017-12-28 [The Express]

Sanitation workers protest delay in salaries 2017-12-27 [Deccan Herald]

IT union in Karnataka recognized, but companies say it will fizzle out 2017-12-26 [The Herald]

Coca-Cola workers demand action on shut-down 2017-12-25 [The Mirror]

Cheap bus passes await garment, building workers 2017-11-23 [The Economic Times]

Prisoners protest non-payment of wages 2017-11-21 [The Hindu]

Protest staged against move to dilute KPME amendment Bill 2017-11-19 [The Hindu]

Rotor blade unit workers withdraw protest after talks over lockout 2017-11-19 [The Hindu]

Illegal closure of Bengaluru factory leaves women employees jobless overnight 2017-11-18 [The News Minute]

Lockout: Workers of rotor blade unit continue protest for second day 2017-11-16 [The Hindu]

MNREGA: ₹330 cr. towards wage payment pending 2017-11-13 [The Hindu]

IT employees get nod to set up trade union 2017-11-09 [The Times]

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