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Union president harassed by National Investigation Agency 2022-08-05 [IFJ]

Garment workers hospitalised after another gas leak at Brandix factory in India 2022-08-04 [IndustriALL]

Labour ministry notifies fixed–term employment for made up sector 2017-02-23 [ET Bureau]

Ahmedabad: Ambulance strike enters third day, management says ‘no crisis' 2017-07-16 [Indian Express]

Mumbai: Nearly 50,000 workers to protest against govt's ‘anti-labour' policies 2018-04-27 [indianexpress]

First IT trade union registered in Pune, aims to fight ‘illegal layoffs' 2018-01-14 [Indian Express]

Maruti plant violence: Let down by sentencing, families pin hopes on High Court appeal, say will get ‘justice' 2017-03-19 [Indian Express]

Scale of child slavery ‘shocking' in India's spinning mills: Research 2016-12-23 [The Indian Express]

Workers unite to reverse ‘anti people, anti national' policies of BJP 2017-11-12 [The Express]

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

‘Unions are important for working class' 2018-05-18 [The Hitavada]

Air India unions warn of ‘massive stir' if airline privatised 2017-06-17 [TNN]

CITU demands implementation of ‘equal work equal pay' rule 2016-12-24 [TOI]

‘Overburdened' bank employees demand exemption from poll duty in Uttarakhand 2017-01-18 [TNN]

‘Children, bonded workers slave in India's granite quarries' 2017-08-26 [The Times]

Organising the ‘un-organisable' 2017-03-09 [tnlabour]

Ten trade unions launch stir against Modi's ‘anti-national' policies. BMS stays away 2017-11-09 [Catch News]

9th August - “SAVE INDIA DAY' 2020-07-25 [CITU]

Mumbai: BEST union to go on strike if body implements hike 2017-04-07 [Hindustantimes]

‘Mass dharna' on May 23 to protest delay in allowance hike, minimum wage revision 2017-05-07 [India.com]

Le travail précaire et la sécurité, principales inquiétudes des syndicats de LafargeHolcim en Inde 2017-01-19 [IndustriALL]

Unions hold nationwide protest against anti-worker labour law ‘reforms' 2019-08-09 [IndustriALL]

Indian unions to observe “Save India Day” against Modi government 2020-08-06 [IndustriALL]

Apex court's nine-judge bench may redraw the definition of ‘industry' 2017-01-03 [Livemint]

‘Health services have become an industry' 2018-03-16 [thehindu]

‘Anganwadi workers' payment pending due to lack of funds' 2018-03-02 [thehindu]

‘Workers at Manesar auto parts firm struggle to form union' 2017-12-04 [The Hindu]

‘SC order will benefit8,000 LIC employees' 2017-03-02 [The Hindu]

‘TUs play key role in educating workers on social security' 2017-09-11 [The Hindu]

‘Changes to Labour laws will suppress voice of workers' 2017-05-02 [The Hindu]

RSS labour union says NITI Aayog is ‘anti-labour' 2017-05-27 [PTI]

‘GST likely to render 1 cr. workers of unorganised sector jobless' 2017-07-11 [The Hindu]

‘Notebandi' brought workers back home 2017-02-13 [The Hindu]

‘Concerted fight of workers across sectors needed now' 2017-11-20 [The Hindu]

Maruti verdict ‘distressing' but cannot cow down unions, says CITU 2017-03-21 [thehindubusinessline]

₹26,001-crore construction cess lying idle, says Labour Minister 2017-07-19 [Hindu Business Line]

‘Over 50% Indian women labour on without being paid' 2017-02-22 [Hindu Business Line]

Modi announces ‘Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojna' for Indian youth going abroad for jobs 2017-01-08 [BL]

‘Labour code should be removed' 2018-07-28 [The Times]

Final allowances for central govt employees under 7th Pay Commission likely to come in March: Fin Min official​ 2017-01-06 [Zee News]

Unpaid for fifteen years: Supreme Court directs four states to pay ₹127 crores to tea workers 2018-04-06 [Bar and Bench]

Trade Unions protest against Modi's “pro-corporate” and “anti-people” labour reforms 2019-01-06 [The Caravan]

CIL unions seek festival bonus of at least ₹60,000 for its 2,70,000 workers 2019-10-02 [ET Bureau]

Union leader: “Some changes but still long way to go for garment workers” 2022-07-01 [Fashion United]

2020 In Review: From Zomato And Swiggy To Ola And Uber — A Year Of Protests By India's Gig Workers 2020-12-29 [INC 42]

‘Nation First' Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh celebrates 63 years of its existence 2018-08-06 [ENS]

After four test positive, Punjab ASHA workers ask: ‘Why should we put our lives in danger?' 2020-05-04 [The Express]

Trade unions to hold nationwide strike tomorrow against govt's ‘anti-people' policies 2020-01-07 [The Indian Express]

Workers' bodies stay firm about strike call as MoD terms it ‘invalid and illegal' 2020-10-05 [The Express]

‘Delhi Chalo': Thousands of Workers to March to Parliament Against Modi Govt's Anti-Labour Policies 2019-02-26 [NewsCentral]

This month in labour history

This month in labour history

16-08-1946 The All Hyderabad Trade Union Congress is founded. [more]