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Trade union strike day 2: Transport, tourism affected 2019-01-09 [Odisha TV]

Trade Union Strike: Schools, colleges remain closed 2019-01-08 [OdishaTV]

Trade union strike: Ruling-BJD in Odisha extends support 2019-01-06 [Odisha TV]

Paper mill workers protest removal of banners 2018-12-27 [The Post]

Attacked over wages, Odisha man tells tale of migrant workers 2018-12-24 [Indian Express]

FCI workers threaten stir 2018-11-29 [ET Bureau]

 VIDEO  Paradip IOCL refinery workers launch indefinite strike 2018-11-16 [Odisha TV]

Aggrieved lawyers to decide whether they will continue with their 70-day long strike or call it off 2018-11-09 [Pioneer]

 VIDEO Protest At IMFA’s Chromite Mine: Meeting With Labour Union Fails 2018-11-09 [Odisha TV]

Government hikes minimum daily wages 2018-10-31 [TNN]

Odisha Stevedores Limited workers on hunger strike 2018-09-02 [The Express]

Sanitation workers' strike hits Sonepur 2018-08-15 [Telegraph]

7th Pay Commission: Big Holi bonanza for over 8 lakh government employees 2018-03-02 [Zee Media]

Government clampdown on teachers' protests 2017-11-10 [TNN]

5000 Odisha State electricity workers demand living wages 2017-09-25 [BWI]

Teachers' strike reaches 13th day, demand fair deal from the govt 2017-08-29 [TNN]

Block grant teachers’ mass demonstration on Tuesday 2017-08-22 [TNN]

Finally, compensation for women in Odisha’s ‘village of widows’ 2017-08-13 [The Hindu]

MCL workers support coal unions’ stir 2017-05-30 [Express News Service]

CWC pulls up Puri temple body over child labour in shrine 2017-05-05 [TNN]

School teachers threaten statewide stir on March 15 2017-03-04 [TNN]

Domestic workers demand welfare board and fixed salary 2017-02-28 [TNN]

Migrant labourers to forfeit voting right 2017-02-07 [New Indian Express]

Migrant workers coming home in Odisha to vote 2017-01-30 [The Hindu]

RSP worker dies of asphyxiation due to gas leak, six affected 2017-01-26 [New Indian Express]

NHRC lens on child labour menace 2017-01-19 [New Indian Express]

Agri labourers bear the brunt of note ban 2016-12-29 [New Indian Express]

Heads of department employees stage dharna, threaten cease work 2016-12-24 [TOI]

ASHA workers demand fair pay 2016-12-20 [The Hindu]

108 ambulance workers go on strike in Odisha 2016-12-17 [India Today]

Workers of Action Ispat on indefinite fast over salary demand 2016-12-15 [New Indian Express]

Number of migrant labourers from Odisha rise three-fold in 10 years 2016-12-10 [TOI]

Private firm salaries paid in junked notes 2016-12-08 [TOI]

E-payments don't enthuse jute workers 2016-11-30 [BS]

Daily wage earners find the going tough 2016-11-22 [The Hindu]

Steel plant executives seek better pay, pension scheme 2016-11-16 [New Indian Express]

Private firm employees get cash incentives 2016-11-13 [TOI]

Employees get salary in advance after demonetisation 2016-11-13 [New Indian Express]

Betel vine workers lose livelihood as Posco scraps Odisha project 2016-11-03 [BS]

Panel on pay hike to submit report to government in four months 2016-11-01 [New Indian Express]

No wages under MGNREGS, villagers prepare to migrate 2016-11-01 [Express News Service]

7th Pay Commission: Odisha government employees get Diwali gift; Centre clarifies on disability pension 2016-10-31 [IANS]

Odisha sets up committee to implement 7th pay panel recos 2016-10-30 [Zee News]

Odisha employees demand five-day a week work 2016-10-13 [India Today]

Odisha cracker unit fire toll mounts to 5 2016-09-24 [BL]

Trade unions seek BSLC workers' dues 2016-09-19 [New Indian Express]

Coal mines workers PF linked to Aadhaar 2016-09-18 [New Indian Express]

Hindalco Industries Limited's labour union groups clash in Hirakund 2016-09-10 [New Indian Express]

Pension scheme for construction workers launched 2016-09-09 [PTI]

Contractual workers ransack offices of Paradip Port demanding pay hike and job security 2016-09-09 [New Indian Express]

This month in labour history

3-06-1977 Police opened fire on a workers' demonstration, killing 12. Thousands of workers from the Bhilai Steel plant and mines had been demonstrating at the police station where strike leader Shankar Guha Niyogi was being held following his arrest. [more]

29-06-1928 The South Indian Railway strike begins. The bosses respond with a lock-out and the colonial government unleashes severe, violent repression. [more]