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HRCP conducts session on media workers’ rights 2022-09-25 [The News]

Floods in Pakistan show importance of solidarity and climate action 2022-09-24 [UNI]

Union leader targeted in car accident 2022-09-22 [IFJ]

Baldia factory fire victims remembered 2022-09-14 [Express Tribune]

Pakistan: Families, campaigners & activists mark 10 year anniversary of Ali Enterprises factory fire, calling on government to enforce health & safety laws 2022-09-14 [Business & Human Rights Resource Centre]

Garment factory safety a priority in Pakistan 2022-09-13 [UNI Global Union]

Pakistan�s garment workers need safe factories 2022-09-07 [IndustriALL]

BOL broadcast suspended across Pakistan 2022-09-07 [IFJ]

Government and employers must ensure safe mining in Pakistan 2022-09-04 [IndustriALL]

BWI extends humanitarian assistance to flood-affected workers’ communities 2022-09-03 [BWI]

BWI extends humanitarian assistance to flood-affected workers’ communities 2022-09-02 [BWI]

One Journalist shot dead, another investigated in Punjab province 2022-09-02 [IFJ]

Pakistani workers win wage raise after strike 2022-08-31 [IndustriALL]

News anchor Jameel Farooqui detained 2022-08-23 [IFJ]

Workers urged to use tools under GFAs for realization of their rights 2022-08-20 [The Recorder]

40 000 power loom workers in Pakistan strike for better wages 2022-08-11 [IndustriALL]

ARY News broadcast suspended across country, executive arrested 2022-08-11 [IFJ]

‘18 bodies retrieved from Quetta coal mine after blast' 2018-08-23 [LabourWatch]

‘38% women workers in rural areas are not paid' 2017-04-03 [The Times]

Compensation for Gadani fire victims to be paid ‘within 15 days' 2016-12-28 [Dawn]

‘Domestic workers suffer abuse under govt's nose' 2017-10-22 [LabourWatch]

‘Factory workers still toiling away in deathtraps' 2017-09-12 [The News]

FDE daily wagers feel ‘betrayed' by PML-N 2018-06-10 [The News]

Kiln workers postpone ‘long march' on Lahore 2017-10-25 [LabourWatch]

‘Many big apparel brands violating rights of workers' 2017-06-11 [Dawn]

‘More than 60pc of workplaces in capital are violating labour laws' affecting women 2018-03-08 [LabourWatch]

‘National-level union to be formed to protect workers' rights' in the garment industry 2018-09-15 [LabourWatch]

‘No miner is brought out from a mine after his death there' 2017-11-14 [LabourWatch]

Police ‘arresting' teachers who protested unpaid salaries in Feb 2018-10-04 [Dawn]

Port workers' protest against ‘sale' of berths continues 2018-10-09 [Dawn]

Power utilities' employees protest ‘anti-worker' moves 2017-03-12 [LabourWatch]

Power workers observe ‘Safety Day' 2018-07-21 [Dawn]

Power workers observe ‘unity day' 2017-01-27 [LabourWatch]

Prosecution dept employees to start ‘indefinite' sit-in today 2018-04-09 [LabourWatch]

‘Provinces need to formulate inclusive labour policies' 2018-02-08 [Dawn]

Punjab govt releases Rs90 million subsidy for ‘Women-on-wheels' initiative 2017-04-05 [The Tribune]

Wapda union warns of drive against ‘corruption' in Sepco 2018-08-03 [Dawn]

Women peasants share story of ‘state repression' 2017-04-12 [LabourWatch]

WAPDA workers observed ‘National Unity Day' 2017-01-27 [The News]

Protest against school's ‘privatisation' 2017-03-23 [Nation]

Minister attempts to end ‘go-slow' at port 2016-12-30 [Dawn]

No work, no safety, no justice – the aftermath of Pakistan's shipbreaking disaster 2016-12-15 [Equal Times]

Pakistan – little change five years after deadly fire 2017-09-12 [IndustriALL]

‘Labour rights should be granted to peasant farmers under SIRA2013' 2018-08-19 [The Daily Times]

‘Millions of home-based workers are deprived of benefits' 2018-09-08 [The Daily Times]

‘Public should raise their voices about human rights violations' 2017-04-08 [Tribune]

800 LHWs booked for resorting to ‘violence' over unpaid salaries 2018-05-27 [Dawn]

Protesters slam ministers for ‘anti-human attitude' over Sahiwal tragedy 2019-01-23 [Dawn]

Workers' rally slams govt's policies, seeks end to ‘protection of major investors' 2020-11-30 [Dawn]

‘Feminism is struggle for equality, justice and peace' 2022-03-07 [DAWN]

This month in labour history

This month in labour history

12-09-2012 314 garment workers die the same day in 2 factory fires. [more]