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Bihar faces huge task of screening 50,000 migrant workers who returned to state 2020-03-28 [India Today]

Construction workers left in the lurch 2020-03-26 [TNN]

Patna stinks as sanitation workers’ strike continues 2020-02-06 [TNN]

How Much Is a Woman's Labour Worth? Rs 37 a Day, According to the Central Govt 2019-04-17 [The Wire]

Mid-day Meal Cooks to Intensify Protest if Govt Fails to Respond 2019-02-08 [Newsclick]

Shutdown in Bihar hits rail, road services 2019-02-05 [The News]

Striking Midday Meal Cooks Begin Two-day Gherao of Nitish Kumar’s Residence in Patna 2019-01-23 [Newsclick]

Bihar: More than 2 lakh Mid-Day Meal workers on indefinite strike demanding regularisation 2019-01-22 [Newsd]

Bihar: Cooks’ strike stalls midday meal in over 70,000 schools 2019-01-21 [indianexpress]

Mid-Day Meal Cooks Continue Protests For Wage Hike, School Attendance Hit 2019-01-20 [Latestly]

Indefinite Strike by 2 Lakh Mid-Day Meal Cooks Hits Attendance in Bihar Schools 2019-01-17 [News Click]

Government orders to restrict ongoing protest of ASHA workers 2019-01-04 [The News]

CM for registration of all workers 2018-11-23 [TNN]

Transport union joins bandh bandwagon 2018-09-09 [The Telegraph]

Transport Workers Give a Strike Call on August 9, Protest Amendment to the Motor Vehicle Bill 2018-07-26 [Newsclick]

Riga Sugar Mill workers’ union president shot dead 2018-04-08 [The Times]

Sanitation workers stage protest 2018-01-10 [Times of India]

The Life of Labour: 80,000 Bihar Health Workers Sacked, Fisherpeople Affected By Cyclone Ockhi 2017-12-11 [The Wire]

Govt Orders to Terminate Services of 80,000 Striking Health Workers 2017-12-08 [News18]

HC orders equal pay for contract teachers 2017-11-01 [TNN]

Govt launches WhatsApp number for child labour plaints 2017-06-13 [TNN]

Police Firing Injures 24 Workers in Motihari 2017-04-16 [The Wire]

24 injured as Motihari mill workers clash with cops 2017-04-11 [TNN]

Training in human rights for community health workers in Bihar 2017-03-25 [business-standard]

Anganbari Workers Threaten Strike to Press for their Demands 2017-03-01 [The Daily]

BSHSA calls for one-day statewide strike on Feb 14 2017-02-13 [HT]

Promotion issue: Patna varsity teachers cry discrimination 2017-02-06 [TNN]

Salaries of 600 employees withheld 2017-02-05 [Reuters]

State 2nd in labour migration - Bihar contributes 15% emigrants to Gulf nations, more than TN & Kerala 2017-01-28 [Telegraph India]

14 child workers rescued in Gaya 2017-01-23 [TOI]

MU teachers, staff not paid since October 2017-01-23 [TNN]

119 more Magadh University teachers set to retire in 2017 2017-01-12 [TOI]

Cops cane agitating ambulance staff 2016-12-23 [TOI]

Staff strike: Rs 5 lakh/day loss to tourism corporation 2016-12-22 [TOI]

Tourism Sector affected by ongoing Employee Strike 2016-12-21 [The Daily]

Tourism employees on strike in peak season 2016-12-16 [TOI]

7th Pay panel implementation only after reviewing financial condition: Bihar govt. 2016-11-29 [The Hindu]

No cash salary payment in Bihar 2016-11-28 [TOI]

Note ban: Bank union blames RBI for cash crunch 2016-11-25 [HT]

Times of India-Unicef drive against child labour concludes 2016-11-23 [TOI]

VKSU teachers, employees to get 'advance payment' 2016-10-29 [TNN]

TMBU employees on indefinite strike 2016-10-27 [TNN]

11% of child workers are from Bihar, say experts 2016-10-23 [TOI]

Dark Deepawali likely for varsity teachers, staff 2016-10-20 [TOI]

Univ teachers take mass leave, stage dharna 2016-10-06 [TNN]

Stop child labour, says Bihar assembly speaker 2016-10-04 [TOI]

15% pay hike likely for state government staff 2016-09-12 [TNN]

Trade Union Strike Hits Normal Life 2016-09-02 [NDTV]

Lalu, Paswan favour wage revision of mediapersons 2016-08-27 [BS]

Two labourers killed at NTPC plant in Bihar 2016-08-23 [BS]

This month in labour history

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