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Labour officer submits ‘failure report' over tea estate lockout 2018-01-07 [The Tribune]

All Assam Construction Workers Union rally against ‘anti-labour policy' in Guwahati 2020-02-25 [The Sentinel]

Tea workers get a fourth of ‘living wage': study 2021-07-14 [The Hindu]

Congress slams Centre's move to end ration for tea labourers 2017-01-09 [HT]

From Geneva to Guwahati: demanding fair wages for Assam's tea workers 2017-11-28 [Open Democracy]

48-hour Strike by Assam State Power Workers' Union in Dibrugarh 2019-01-10 [The Sentinel]

All Assam Mid-Day Meal Workers' Protest In Guwahati 2019-03-31 [The Sentinel]

PWD workers' union calls for early resolution of demands 2019-11-24 [The Sentinel]

Court boost to mill workers' protest 2020-02-06 [The Telegraph]

In search of 'Dignitea': Plantation workers of Assam 2022-05-12 [AICCTU]

Govt increases daily wage of tea garden workers 2021-02-21 [Indian Express]

Power workers' union extends support to all-India strike call 2021-02-02 [The Sentinel]

All India strike by various trade unions in Guwahati 2020-11-27 [Sentinel]

State trade unions to join nationwide protest on November 26 2020-11-24 [The Sentinel]

Senior journalist killed in road accident 2020-11-17 [IFJ]

Unorganised workers bear the brunt 2020-04-13 [Telegraph]

Coronavirus directives for tea workers 2020-03-18 [Telegraphindia]

As Assam Paper Mill Employees Await Salary of 36 Months, Children 'Beg' for Donation on Streets 2020-01-10 [Newsclick]

Government workers in Assam protest against citizenship work 2019-12-15 [OBN]

Artificial Intelligence to improve tea quality and health of workers 2019-10-20 [Express News Service]

Gauhati High Court glare on Assam bonded labourers 2019-07-01 [Telegraph]

Rosekandy tea estates hit by strike, lack of succour 2019-06-24 [Telegraph India]

Poor health facilities led to deaths of tea workers in Bordubi: ATTSA 2019-06-24 [Telegraph India]

Paper mill workers set June-end deadline 2019-06-04 [Telegraph]

Assam hooch tragedy 2019-02-23 [Times of India]

Toxic alcohol kills almost 100 tea workers in India 2019-02-23 [Radio New Zealand]

Transport Workers call for 48 Hour Chakka Bandh 2019-01-08 [G Plus News]

Oil India Limited workers rise in protest against the entry of private companies 2019-01-02 [Scroll]

Call for wage hike of tea garden workers 2018-12-30 [TNN]

Asom Chah Mazdoor Sanga have called for tea estate bandh on January 8 2018-12-27 [ET Bureau]

Assam Chah Mazdoor Sangha to support countrywide two-day strike 2018-12-27 [The Sentinel]

Government to deposit Rs 2,500 in 7 lakh bank accounts of tea garden workers 2018-12-20 [PTI]

Gramin Dak Sevaks go on indefinite strike in Tezpur 2018-12-19 [The Sentinel]

Feel the plight of the tea workers and revise the min. wages to Rs 350 per day: ACMS to PM Modi 2018-12-10 [ET Bureau]

Cachar Paper mill workers abstain from voting 2018-12-10 [The Telegraph]

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd Employees to go on Indefinite Strike from Dec 3 2018-11-30 [The Sentinel]

Tea workers seek parity with those elsewhere 2018-11-16 [Business Line]

Mid-day meal workers stage protest; demand salary hike in Baksa district 2018-09-27 [The Sentinel]

Tea union demands Rs 350 as daily wage 2018-09-24 [The Telegraph]

Ambulance services off in Assam even after staff suspend stir 2018-09-20 [The Times]

AJYCP dharna over workers' removal 2018-09-13 [Telegraph India]

Aasaa on stir path to hike tea garden workers' wages 2018-09-12 [TNN]

Oil Workers Go on Indefinite Strike 2018-08-27 [Today]

Indefinite stir by petroleum workers from Aug 27 2018-08-19 [The Post]

APMU to relaunch indefinite strike against oil syndicate at Digboi 2018-08-18 [Now]

Call for petroleum strike 2018-08-18 [The Telegraph]

Demand to implement minimum wages for plantation workers in RS 2018-08-07 [PTI]

2,000 Anganwadi workers to hold nationwide protest on August 9 2018-08-06 [GPlus]

CM assurance 'bogus': Union 2018-07-28 [The Telegraph]

Tea wage test 2018-07-11 [The Telegraph]

This month in labour history

This month in labour history

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