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West Bengal Jute unions seek union minister’s intervention to save industry, livelihood of workers [PTI] 2022-01-19

West Bengal CITU Launches Migrant Workers' Union in Bengal; Centre Commissions Survey for Migrants [Newsclick] 2021-08-09

West Bengal Bengal tea workers ask CM to fix their minimum wage pending for 6 years [Express News Service ] 2020-10-01

West Bengal Bengal inks wage agreement with jute industry, CITU stays away [The Business Standard] 2019-03-14

West Bengal No salary for 3 months: Women rail sanitation staff at Ernakulam Junction go on strike [The News Minute] 2019-03-14

West Bengal January 8-9 Strike Participants Allege Backlash From TMC Govt [Newsclick] 2019-01-13

West Bengal Tea garden workers on fast, want new owner [The Telegraph] 2018-12-04

West Bengal More than 400,000 tea estate workers go on strike over pay [The Guardian] 2018-08-08

 VIDEO  West Bengal Lockout At Bengal Textile Factory, 5,700 Jobs At Stake [NDTV] 2018-06-26

West Bengal Domestic workers rally in Kolkata for just wages, social security [The Business Standard] 2018-06-23

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West Bengal Jute unions seek union minister’s intervention to save industry, livelihood of workers 2022-01-19 [PTI]

West Bengal Homage to Comrade Rajedo Goala 2022-01-12 [CITU]

West Bengal 4,000 workers of Gondalpara Jute Mill lose jobs 2022-01-02 [Telegraph]

West Bengal Strike keeps ATMs shut in Kolkata, union threatens more strikes 2021-12-18 [My Kolkata]

West Bengal Bank strike total 2021-12-16 [PTI]

West Bengal NHRC Issues Reminder To Bengal's Secy To Finish Survey On Sonagachi Sex Workers' Plight 2021-08-22 [Republic World]

West Bengal CITU Launches Migrant Workers' Union in Bengal; Centre Commissions Survey for Migrants 2021-08-09 [Newsclick]

West Bengal Two workers die while working inside septic tank in Jalpaiguri 2021-07-07 [Telegraph]

West Bengal Construction workers cry for cash aid, scrapping of Covid-induced curbs in Hasnabad 2021-06-25 [The Telegraph]

West Bengal Two workers dead, five injured in Sivok-Rangpo railway project accident 2021-06-18 [India Today]

West Bengal Jute unions protest against Jagaddal mill closure 2021-06-02 [The Telegraph]

West Bengal Covid: Jitters over cap on jute workers in Bengal 2021-05-18 [The Telegraph]

West Bengal Doctor who fought for sex workers’ rights dies of Covid in Kolkata 2021-05-09 [The Times]

West Bengal Reliance Jute Mill shut, workers ransack two trade union offices 2021-04-27 [Telegraph]

West Bengal Workers strike due to pay inequality 2021-01-03 [DhakaTribune]

West Bengal Commuters suffer as transport workers strike 2021-01-03 [UNB]

West Bengal Left trade unions block railway track in Bengal against Centre's new labour laws 2020-11-27 [DNA]

West Bengal Left, Congress Take Out Rallies in Support of November 26 Nationwide Strike 2020-11-24 [PTI]

West Bengal 3-day strike call Bokaro General Hospital 2020-11-01 [The Telegraph]

West Bengal Bengal tea workers ask CM to fix their minimum wage pending for 6 years 2020-10-01 [Express News Service ]

West Bengal Tea garden workers write to CM seeking legally binding wages 2020-10-01 [The Hindu]

West Bengal Jute mills reopen with 65% workers 2020-06-02 [TNN]

West Bengal Tea unions go to police over lockdown violations 2020-04-14 [Statesman]

West Bengal Bengal orders employers to pay full and timely wages to workers (Ld) 2020-03-30 [menafn]

West Bengal Dole call for unorganised sector 2020-03-20 [The Telegraph]

West Bengal Workers torch cars after jute mill closure in Bengal 2020-02-22 [CanIndia]

West Bengal CM refuses to support Left and Congress’ nationwide call to strike on January 8 2020-01-08 [The Hindu]

West Bengal Won’t be swayed by sops: Tea union 2020-01-06 [The Telegraph]

West Bengal Jan 8 Strike: Bengal Worker, Farmer Leaders Expect Good Response Despite Possible Govt ‘Hurdles’ 2020-01-06 [Newsclick]

West Bengal 87 tea garden estates of Darjeeling are observing a 12-hour strike demanding higher bonus payout 2019-10-04 [PTI]

West Bengal Darjeeling: No Bonus This Festive Season Rubs Salt on Tea Workers’ Wounds 2019-10-02 [Newsclick]

West Bengal Tea trade unions seek state intervention to end stalemate with management 2019-09-26 [Millenium Post]

West Bengal Ordnance factory employees prepare for month-long strike 2019-08-08 [TNN]

West Bengal Cab workers’ union calls off strike 2019-08-06 [The Statesman]

West Bengal Meeting on foundation day of Bhartiya Tea Workers Union Tarai Dooars and Hill Committee 2019-07-23 [The Times]

West Bengal Trade Union for West Bengal IT Sector in Offing 2019-07-09 [Newsclick]

West Bengal IT industry workers to form union 2019-06-23 [The Times]

West Bengal Open for talks with Mamata Banergee, will decide venue later: Agitating doctors 2019-06-16 [Times of India]

West Bengal Howrah civic staff seek wage dues Read mor ://t 2019-05-14 [TNN]

West Bengal Journalists attacked covering elections in West Bengal 2019-05-08 [IFJ]

West Bengal Brass Workers Labour to Sustain Tradition 2019-05-05 [The Wire]

West Bengal Deprived of clean drinking water, North Bengal tea garden workers cry foul 2019-04-16 [The Business Standard]

West Bengal Bengal inks wage agreement with jute industry, CITU stays away 2019-03-14 [The Business Standard]

West Bengal No salary for 3 months: Women rail sanitation staff at Ernakulam Junction go on strike 2019-03-14 [The News Minute]

West Bengal CITU extends support and solidarity to the indefinite strike by jute-mill workers in West Bengal from1st March 2019 called jointly by all 21 unions in the industry 2019-03-01 [CITU ]

West Bengal Simulbarie estate suspends work, citing worker disobedience 2019-02-26 [Telegraph]

West Bengal Over 2.5 lakh jute mill workers are gearing up for an indefinite strike from March 1, demanding wage revision 2019-02-12 [Newsclick Report]

West Bengal Haldia port shut after strike; loss Rs 6 crore/day 2019-01-22 [The Times]

West Bengal January 8-9 Strike Participants Allege Backlash From TMC Govt 2019-01-13 [Newsclick]

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