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Mill officials, union members booked after clash 2019-05-03 [The Times]

Uttar Pradesh Govt Slaps ESMA as 20 Lakh Employees on Strike demanding Old Pension Scheme 2019-02-06 [The Wire]

Attack on sanitation staff prompts workers to go on strike 2018-12-30 [TNN]

Collectorate staff goes on flash strike 2018-12-01 [TNN]

Pandemonium at Piyush Goyal Lucknow event, minister hounded out by angry railway workers 2018-11-17 [Indiatoday]

PTR beat watchers not paid wages for 6 months 2018-10-14 [TNN]

Locals face harrowing time as auto drivers go on strike 2018-10-02 [The Times]

6 labourers die in petro-chemical factory blast 2018-09-13 [PNS]

Protesting BG teachers intensify stir 2018-09-08 [The Pioneer]

Lucknow: 800 doctors to go on indefinite strike 2018-08-27 [Times of India]

Essel Mining workers call off strike 2018-08-26 [The Pioneer]

Six Bengal workers perish in UP cave-in 2018-08-01 [Telegraph]

Ahmedabad: Garbage piles on as strike by safai workers enters day 2 2018-07-24 [The Week]

Deaths at Ghaziabad sewage treatment plant again show how little India cares about workers’ safety 2018-07-23 [Scroll]

Sanitation workers threaten strike if demands not met soon 2018-07-22 [The Times]

Congress joins state employees in condemning Yogi govt’s drive against senior staff 2018-07-10 [Natl Herald]

New Samsung Factory in Noida: Another Example of Exploitation in the Name of ‘Ease of Business’? 2018-07-09 [Newsclick]

Workshop for domestic helpers organised 2018-06-28 [The Pioneer]

Govt sitting on CM’s assurance, allege sanitation workers’ union 2018-06-23 [The Pioneer]

Transport workers on strike demanding salary hike 2018-06-19 [The Pioneer]

FCI union warns of violent stir in support of their demands 2018-06-13 [The Pioneer]

Strike by sanitation workers continues as civic bodies start clean up 2018-05-20 [The Times]

10-day personality development programme for young union reps 2018-05-18 [The Pioneer]

Sanitation workers standoff with authorities continues 2018-05-18 [The Pioneer]

Talks fail for fourth time, strike to continue 2018-05-18 [The Times]

DMC fires workers, but strike continues 2018-05-16 [The Times]

Sanitation workers deny minister’s proposal, strike to continue 2018-05-14 [The Times]

Sanitation workers continue strike, rally to secretariat 2018-05-12 [The Pioneer]

Sanitations workers continue strike for third day 2018-05-10 [The Pioneer]

On Labour Day, workers in Kanpur say it ‘holds no meaning for us’ 2018-05-02 [ET Now]

IndiGo support staff at Varanasi airport go on strike over wages hike 2018-04-04 [The Hindu]

Migrant women workers told rights, entitlements 2018-03-12 [The Pioneer]

18 dead, scores scorched as NTPC boiler explodes; CM announces compensation 2017-11-01 [PTI]

Not firing employees in Lucknow: TCS 2017-07-14 [ET Bureau]

Teacher’s transfer policy to consider couples, differently able 2017-06-28 [TNN]

UP government bans strike in universities and colleges 2017-04-01 [The Times]

Wages unpaid, Jal Nigam staff pitches for change 2017-03-03 [Business Standard]

Building collapse: Labour dept orders Alam to pay 75 lakh to labourers' kin 2017-02-20 [TNN]

Notebandi makes dent in brass biz, hammers workers 2017-02-14 [TNN]

Staff on poll duty, sanitation may suffer 2017-02-10 [TNN]

Government orders cashless treatment for poll duty staff 2017-02-08 [IANS]

5 workers killed in India building disaster 2017-02-02 [News24]

65% of Firozabad’s glass industry still shut, wages fall 2017-02-01 [TNN]

Despite BSA order, teachers still performing clerical works 2017-01-12 [TNN]

Cashless health cover for 15 lakh state employees, pensioners 2017-01-04 [TOI]

G Noida sanitation workers continue strike 2016-12-28 [Hindustan Times]

DLC issues notice to DND as laid-off employees protest against 'ïllegal move' 2016-12-22 [TNN]

Bank employees fear for their lives 2016-12-21 [The Hindu]

40% contractual staff jobless in Noida 2016-12-21 [TOI]

Bank employees fear for their lives 2016-12-21 [The Hindu]

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]