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Anganwadi workers to protest outside minister’s house 2019-06-11 [The Tribune]

Sanitation workers stage protest 2019-06-11 [The Tribune]

Protest by PAU Employees Union enters seventh day 2019-05-16 [The Tribune]

In Punjab’s Labour Hubs, Workers Plead For Jobs At One-Third Wages 2019-05-14 [Bloombergquint]

Workers’ union leader Tohra joins Congress 2019-05-02 [The Tribune]

Roadways workers oppose outsourcing , hold rally 2019-04-30 [The Tribune]

Non-teaching staff of PAU up in arms over demands 2019-04-27 [The Tribune]

Anganwadi workers to launch state-wide protest on April 28 2019-04-21 [The Tribune]

Punbus contractual workers take out gate rally in city 2019-04-09 [The Tribune]

Anganwadi workers seek regular jobs 2019-03-14 [The Tribune]

Sewer workers to go on strike from Feb 11 2019-02-09 [The Tribune]

Punbus staff observe strike in Fazilka 2019-02-09 [The Tribune]

Union calls off 3-day strike 2019-02-04 [The Tribune]

New pay scales for Punjab staff 2019-01-12 [The Tribune]

Anganwari workers protest leaders’ arrest in Jalalabad 2019-01-02 [The Tribune]

Sewer men meet, discuss problems 2018-12-23 [The Tribune]

2 day strike of Patwaris begins, cripples revenue work 2018-12-14 [UNI]

PHE daily earners’ march to civil secretariat foiled 2018-12-04 [The Tribune]

Enforce welfare act, say contract staffers 2018-11-26 [TNN]

Cylinder blast in unit kills worker 2018-11-22 [TNN]

Underpaid, workers knock at Centre’s door 2018-11-20 [The Tribune]

Labourer thrashed, co-workers go on strike at grain market 2018-10-31 [The Tribune]

Ola-Uber strike: Drivers to rope in kinif meet with CM Devendra Fadnavis fails 2018-10-28 [DNA]

Guilt, fear & duty: Train drivers open up after Amritsar accident 2018-10-26 [The Quint]

Govt School Teachers Continue Protest 2018-10-25 [Newsclick]

4 workers killed in fire at hosiery factory in Ludhiana 2018-10-10 [The Tribune]

SSA-RMSA teachers threaten hunger strike in CM’s district 2018-10-02 [The Tribune]

No worker paid unemployment allowance under MGNREG .. 2018-09-13 [TNN]

Kiln workers accuse cops of thrashing woman 2018-08-27 [TNN]

Contractual workers of Punjab Roadways to hold protest today 2018-08-15 [The Tribune]

Agricultural workers, AITUC seek rollback of Wage Code Bill 2018-08-10 [TNS]

Trade unions, farmers up in arms 2018-08-10 [Tribune]

In Ludhiana, a one-room island of hope for children of migrant workers 2018-08-06 [The Express]

Anganwari workers’ strike enters 3rd day 2018-08-06 [Tribune News Service]

Govt portal for online registration of domestic workers 2018-08-05 [Clipper28]

Sanitation workers call off strike 2018-07-25 [The Tribune]

Roadways Workers Observe Strike 6th Time in 2018 2018-07-21 [Newsclick]

Sanitation goes for a toss as workers observe strike on Day 2 2018-07-19 [The Tribune]

Punbus staff continue strike 2018-07-18 [The Tribune]

Sanitation workers go on two-day strike 2018-07-18 [The Tribune]

1,800 buses go off road, travellers harried 2018-07-17 [The Tribune]

Buses run by Punbus staff to remain off road tomorrow 2018-07-15 [The Tribune]

Aaganwari workers protest seeking salary hike 2018-07-11 [TNN]

3 construction workers electrocuted in Ludhiana 2018-07-08 [TNN]

Commuters face tough time as Roadways staff on strike 2018-06-26 [The Tribune]

35 anganwadi workers faint during protest in Mohali 2018-05-31 [TNN]

Roadways employees demand regularisation 2018-05-22 [The Tribune]

Protest by FCI employees union 2018-05-19 [The Tribune]

Anganwadi workers intensify stir 2018-05-07 [The Tribune]

Security guards hold protest 2018-05-03 [The Tribune]

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]