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Bajaj Auto's Aurangabad plant may shut after death of 2 employees 2020-06-27 [PTI]

Unpaid since 3 months, nurses strike work 2020-06-24 [TNN]

Fear of coronavirus stalks sanitation workers 2020-06-23 [Hindustan Times]

Mumbai: Month-long BEST bus strike threat 2020-06-10 [The Times]

COVID-19: Labour shortage post worker exodus hit industries 2020-06-06 [Express News Service]

Dada Samant, trade union leader who lived in the shadow of younger brother Datta 2020-05-25 [The Print]

Plight of 500,000 autorickshaw drivers as lockdown halts income 2020-05-21 [SBS]

Domestic helps fear loss of livelihood post lockdown 2020-05-12 [The Express]

CITU holds Modi Government responsible for the death of migrant workers on rail tracks in Maharastra 2020-05-10 [CITU ]

Wipro gets labour department notice over benching staff, salary cuts 2020-05-09 [TNN]

CITU holds Modi Government responsible for the death of migrant workers on rail track in Maharashtra 2020-05-09 [CITU]

More important right now: Migrants stay back in Mumbai to build hospital to treat coronavirus patients 2020-05-07 [IndiaToday]

Mumbai Trade Unions intervene in Plea seeking Exemption from Payment of Full Wages, Says 'Workers are entitled to wages as Per Contract' 2020-04-23 [Bar & Bench]

Migrant workers come out on road in Mumbai's Bandra, say want to travel back home 2020-04-14 [PTI]

Covid-19: Exodus from Mumbai, Pune as migrant workers pack trains headed East 2020-03-21 [Indian Express]

Labour courts ask BEST to pay Rs 1.9 cr in gratuity dues 2020-03-12 [Mumbai Mirror]

5 day working week for government employees 2020-02-13 [TNN]

BEST workers union moves t0 Bombay HC 2020-02-09 [Yahoo]

Bharat Petroleum Refinery employees extend support to All-India strike 2020-01-08 [ANI]

Jan 8 Strike: Lakhs of Lorry Workers in Maharashtra to Participate 2020-01-06 [Newsclick]

Flash strike by workers hits garbage collection 2019-12-28 [The Times]

Bitter Truth: Women sugarcane labour ‘sacrifice’ uterus for wages 2019-12-26 [CanIndia]

Relief for commuters as longest-ever BEST bus strike ends 2019-11-24 [Stock Daily Dish]

Workers’ union to stage protest 2019-11-21 [The Times]

BEST Workers’ Union warns of strike on October 9 2019-09-20 [The Hindu]

Thirteen dead in Dhule factory fire 2019-09-01 [Hindustan Times]

Workers’ hunger strike continues as talks with Shiv Sena & BEST flounder 2019-08-29 [Yahoo]

Seeking wage agreement, BEST workers go on two-day dharna 2019-08-27 [The Hindu]

Splinter group from seamen’s union joins hands with Sena 2019-08-26 [The Hindu]

Mumbai: 98% of BEST workers vote for strike 2019-08-25 [The Times]

Over 7,000 ordnance factories workers on strike 2019-08-20 [Indian Express]

Talks on to prevent strike 2019-08-06 [The Hindu]

'Harassed for 10 years': Employee sues Capgemini top management 2019-08-02 [Pune Mirror]

State doubles minimum wages of workers 2019-07-25 [The Hindu]

BEST workers threaten stir again 2019-07-23 [The Hindu]

Community Health Workers in Mumbai Win their Right to Social Security 2019-07-23 [PSI]

On average, at least one construction worker dies every day in Pune: activists 2019-07-01 [Indian Express]

Pune: Frequent nakabandi, raids bad for business 2019-06-13 [The Times]

BEST workers on war-path again 2019-06-11 [The Hindu]

Mumbai: Demands not met, BEST staff may strike again 2019-06-10 [TNN]

After announcement in Andhra Pradesh, ASHA workers in Maharashtra have renewed protests to get better pay 2019-06-06 [The Wire]

PMC to stop payments to private contractors who violate labour laws 2019-05-18 [Indian Express]

Metro workers on strike for pay asked to resign 2019-04-20 [Pune Mirror]

Bombay High Court: Granting mass leave to striking employees will set bad precedent 2019-04-01 [The Free Press]

State’s trade unions to back Urmila Matondkar 2019-03-30 [The Hindu]

Mumbai's BEST staff to protest against late salaries 2019-03-19 [The Times]

Mumbai: BMC worker killed, four injured after allegedly inhaling poisonous fumes inside manhole 2019-03-18 [Scroll]

How Mumbai’s Sanitation Workers Won Their Rights 2019-03-05 [The Nation]

How Mumbai’s sanitation workers fought the municipal corporation – and won 2019-03-04 [Scroll]

Absentee Board, No Aid For Domestic Workers in Maharashtra 2019-02-12 [Newsclick Report]

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