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Estimated 40% of garment workers in Karnataka have lost jobs: unions 2020-06-27 [The Hindu]

Some garment factory workers receive wages thanks to international pressure 2020-05-25 [The Hindu]

CITU condemns cancellation of trains for migrant workers from Bangalore at the instance of BJPstate government reportedly at the dictates of employers 2020-05-09 [CITU ]

Labour ministry to reconsider order to serve notices for non-payment of wages 2020-05-08 [Moneycontrol News]

Pourakarmikas are our defence against corona; here’s how to keep them (ergo all of us) safe 2020-03-19 [Citizens Matter]

Indian Saint-Gobain worker dismissed for occupational illness 2020-03-17 [IndustriALL]

Sex workers want profession decriminalised 2020-03-04 [The Express]

Five construction labourers fall to death every month 2020-02-09 [TNN]

Sea of ASHAs descend on Bengaluru 2020-01-04 [The Hindu]

ASHAs call for an indefinite work boycott 2020-01-04 [The Siasat Daily]

Unpaid for 15 months, Karnataka ASHA workers launch massive strike 2020-01-03 [The New Indian Express]

Government Notification Regarding Employment Of Women Workers In Factories Under The Factories Act, 1948 2020-01-02 [DSK Legal]

Asha workers to go on indefinite strike from Jan 3 2019-12-31 [The Herald]

 VIDEO Anganwadi Workers Protest In Karnataka In Front Of DC's Office 2019-12-13 [Republic World]

Government looks to frame labour rules and regulations for app based companies 2019-10-22 [TNN]

HAL chairman stands fast on workers' strike 2019-10-20 [Deccan Herald]

Karnataka garment workers demand agreed minimum wage 2019-09-19 [IndustriALL]

Over 3,000 hostel workers face uncertain future 2019-09-15 [The Hindu]

Garment factory workers protest lack of minimum wages 2019-09-14 [GATWU]

GATWU workers demand wage hike 2019-09-13 [The Express]

A fight for minimum wages: K'taka garment workers rekindle 18-month protest 2019-09-13 [The News Minute]

Bengaluru garment workers seek minimum wage of ₹478 per day 2019-09-13 [The Hindu]

Coffee estates await return of workers from Assam 2019-08-06 [The Hindu]

Illegal sand mining: Construction workers hit hard 2019-08-04 [The Hindu]

Thousands of Migrant Workers of Himatsingka Linens Quit Following ‘Violent’ Police Action 2019-07-26 [Newsclick]

KSRTC workers call for Bengaluru Chalo protest 2019-06-13 [TNN]

One toilet for 60-plus workers at construction site 2019-06-13 [Deccan Herald]

Exemption: Techies, Unions accuse IT sector of abuse 2019-06-07 [DH News Service]

Gram panchayat workers stage protest, seek better deal 2019-06-04 [The Hindu]

GP employees demanded immediate release of wage dues 2019-05-30 [Star of Mysore]

Three buried under soil, die 2019-05-29 [TNN]

On May Day, Bengaluru’s garment workers are marching for a long overdue wage hike 2019-05-01 [Scroll]

Women garment sector stuck in cycle of poor working conditions, protests against 'anti-worker' reforms 2019-04-29 [First Post]

Bonded labour mutates & thrives in multiple industries 2019-04-21 [The Herald]

HC upholds increase in minimum wage in 34 types of industries in State 2019-04-18 [The Hindu]

Modi Has Done Nothing for Us, Say Karnataka Garment Workers 2019-04-17 [Newsclick]

56 bonded labourers freed from brick kiln 2019-03-27 [The Times]

B’luru garment workers accuse manager of sexually harassing colleague, case booked 2019-03-16 [The News Minute]

Pay BSNL contract employees: CITU 2019-02-26 [TNN]

General strike: Schools in Bengaluru and other districts to be shut for two days 2019-01-08 [The News Minute]

Bengaluru bandh: Two-day strike to hit public transport, banks 2019-01-08 [The Times]

#WorkersStrikeBack: The Longstanding Struggle of Garment and Textile Workers 2019-01-07 [Newsclick]

Trade unions’ strike on Jan 8-9: Buses, autos to stay off roads 2019-01-07 [The News Minute]

Hostel contract workers seek payment of wage arrears, stage demonstration 2018-12-30 [The Star]

Domestic workers pour out grievances at public hearing 2018-12-28 [The Star]

3 workers killed as steel racks cascade on them at Bengaluru 2018-12-15 [TNN]

One dead as well collapses in Udupi 2018-12-07 [TNN]

Meal makers to go hungry, seek safety net from government 2018-12-04 [The Mirror]

Bengaluru drivers may go on strike if Ola & Uber don’t meet demands 2018-12-01 [ET Bureau]

Central Business District of Bengaluru a hub for child labour 2018-11-16 [Express News Service]

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