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Trade Unions will continue to oppose the Pro-Corporate Labour Codes

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India Amazon workers endure intense pressure, unsafe working conditions: UNI Global Union [UNI] 12-07-2024

India Trade Unions will continue to oppose the Pro-Corporate Labour Codes [Indian PSU] 12-07-2024

India Amazon workers in India report high pressure, hazards on the job and low pay: UNI Global Union Survey [UNI] 10-07-2024

India Bihar ambulance workers’ strike intensifies amidst wage and labour disputes [UNI Global Union] 10-07-2024

India Joint Platform of Central Trade Unions and Federations in India submit workers demands ahead of the budget [PSI] 08-07-2024

India Asbestos: The toxic mineral endangering millions in India [Al Jazeera] 03-07-2024

India Bihar Bihari journalist killed in stabbing [IFJ] 02-07-2024

India Amazon admits to flouting safety norms in Indian warehouse [UNI Global Union] 27-06-2024

India Tamil Nadu Reuters report finds Foxconn imposing ‘no-married women’ rule in Tamil Nadu iPhone plant [The News Minute] 26-06-2024

India 'Scrap Labour Codes, Restore Old Pension Scheme’: Central Trade Unions Tell Finance Minister [The Wire] 25-06-2024


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2 workers killed as heavy boiler falls on them in Thane factory 2024-07-12 [PTI]

Trade Unions will continue to oppose the Pro-Corporate Labour Codes 2024-07-12 [Indian PSU]

Amazon workers endure intense pressure, unsafe working conditions: UNI Global Union 2024-07-12 [UNI]

Himachal Pradesh Shimla: Workers’ union demands regularisation of service 2024-07-11 [The Tribune]

Karnataka Include access to washrooms, safeguards against customer misbehaviour in draft Bill, say women gig workers 2024-07-11 [The Hindu]

Bihar ambulance workers’ strike intensifies amidst wage and labour disputes 2024-07-10 [UNI Global Union]

Amazon workers in India report high pressure, hazards on the job and low pay: UNI Global Union Survey 2024-07-10 [UNI]

Joint Platform of Central Trade Unions and Federations in India submit workers demands ahead of the budget 2024-07-08 [PSI]

Maharashtra JJ Hospital workers launch indefinite strike 2024-07-04 [HT]

Tamil Nadu Labour officials visit Foxconn factory over reports that they don’t hire married women 2024-07-04 [BT]

Telangana Contract health workers stage protest 2024-07-04 [Express News Service]

Asbestos: The toxic mineral endangering millions in India 2024-07-03 [Al Jazeera]

How injuries Impact Women In Automobile Supply Chain 2024-07-02 [India Spend]

Bihar Bihari journalist killed in stabbing 2024-07-02 [IFJ]

India Telangana Railway unions seek additional posts in operations and safety categories 2024-07-01 [The Hindu]

Tamil Nadu Teaching Foxconn the dignity of labour 2024-07-01 [The Indian Express]

Aware of rights & options, domestic help quick to dump toxic employers 2024-07-01 [TNN]

Worker groups demand social security fund for unorganised workers in Budget 2024-06-27 [The Business Standard]

Tamil Nadu Union Labour Ministry seeks report from Tamil Nadu over reports of married women denied work at Foxconn plant 2024-06-27 [The Hindu]

Amazon admits to flouting safety norms in Indian warehouse 2024-06-27 [UNI Global Union]

India Air Canada flight attendants spend hours responding to bomb threat – unpaid! 2024-06-26 [CUPE]

West Bengal Darjeeling remembers martyrs of 1955 for cause of tea garden workers 2024-06-26 [The News]

Punjab Labour union protests against Tanda MLA over ‘misbehaviour’ with Dalits 2024-06-26 [The Tribune]

Tamil Nadu Reuters report finds Foxconn imposing ‘no-married women’ rule in Tamil Nadu iPhone plant 2024-06-26 [The News Minute]

Karnataka Domestic workers urge Karnataka govt to address sexual abuse, job security concerns 2024-06-25 [The News Minute]

Pre-Budget consultations: Need better social security net for ASHA, anganwadi, mid-day meal workers, say Labour Unions 2024-06-25 [The Indian Express]

Haryana All permanent workers of Britannia’s Taratala factory in Kolkata accept VRS 2024-06-25 [PTI]

Punjab Won’t do additional work, say MGNREGA Workers’ Union 2024-06-25 [The Tribune]

'Scrap Labour Codes, Restore Old Pension Scheme’: Central Trade Unions Tell Finance Minister 2024-06-25 [The Wire]

FM, trade unions discuss reconvening of the Indian Labour Conference, the 8th pay commission 2024-06-25 [Mint]

Labour unions ask for tax relaxations and higher pension for salaried class in pre-budget meeting with FM 2024-06-24 [The Print]

Telangana Union Demands Proper Salaries to Medical Workers, Threatens Stir 2024-06-24 [The Chronicle]

Tamil Nadu Sanitation workers demand better pay, well-defined work timings 2024-06-24 [TNN]

Kerala Hindujas convicted in Switzerland, but in India only Kerala working on new law for househelps 2024-06-24 [Telegraph]

India Billionaire Hindujas sentenced to jail for exploiting Indian workers 2024-06-24 [TNM]

Odisha Two workers killed as mechanical structure collapses in private steel plant 2024-06-24 [PTI]

Kerala Salary reform not implemented: Milma to go on strike from Monday 2024-06-23 [Kaumudi]

Maharashtra Municipal union opposes limiting inheritance rights of sanitation workers 2024-06-23 [The Times]

Rail workers' unions in Northeast Frontier Railway to push for recruits to critical posts 2024-06-23 [The Telegraph]

India UK's richest family convicted of exploiting servants 2024-06-22 [BBC]

Karnataka Domestic workers raise their voice, hold ‘application protest 2024-06-21 [The Mirror]

Gig Workers Remain Undocumented, Unprotected 2024-06-21 [India Spend]

National Human Rights Commission of India: Reports at Amazon warehouse potentially “raise a serious issue of human rights of the workers” 2024-06-21 [UNI Global Union]

Karnataka Ten workers injured in cylinder blast in Kalaburagi 2024-06-21 [DH ]

India Trade unionist calls for crackdown on ‘barbaric exploitation’ after death of Indian farm worker Satnam Singh 2024-06-20 [The Guardian]

Punjab PRTC depot contract workers hold protest 2024-06-20 [The Tribune]

National Human Rights Commission of India to take action against Amazon for “grueling working conditions” 2024-06-20 [Medianama]

Haryana National Human Rights body takes suo motu cognizance of 'anti-labour' practices at MNC warehouse in Haryana's Mansesar 2024-06-20 [Devi Discourse]

Amazon India Warehouse Workers Allege No Relief Provided Even for Menstrual Pain 2024-06-20 [The Quint]

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