Health scheme to cover migrants, factory workers

Under the scheme, health check-ups will be held at the factories to screen non-communicable diseases including high blood pressure and diabetes. Migrant labourers also will benefit under the scheme.

published on : 21st March 2023

Gujarat govt hikes minimum wages for labourers by almost 25 per cent

For semi-skilled labourers, the state has hiked the minimum monthly wage from Rs 9,653.80 to Rs 11,986, up Rs 2,332.20, or 24.15 per cent.

published on : 20th March 2023

KCR treating sanitation staff as bonded labourers: Revanth

Slamming the State government for not upholding the rights of sanitation workers, Revanth said that the State has failed in ensuring basic rights.

published on : 14th March 2023

12 children fall ill after eating poisonous fruits in Himachal's Una

The children living with their families in Lalsinghi village swallowed poisonous fruits from a nearby forest when their parents had gone to work last evening.

published on : 11th March 2023

Top officials allay fears of migrant workers

Thoothukudi collector Dr K Senthil Raj also interacted with migrant workers employed at Udangudi super critical thermal power plant, and promised to address their grievances.

published on : 10th March 2023

CM Stalin meets workers from northern states

Upon queries from the CM, the workers said they had been working peacefully at the unit for several years.

published on : 8th March 2023

5 killed as car rams into labourers in Himachal; driver had licence only for two-wheeler

In another accident, three persons were killed after their car fell into a gorge near Khari on the Shivpur-Bhavai road Sirmaur district late on Monday night.

published on : 7th March 2023

Dignified life: Housing for labourers in industrial area across Karnataka

According to the Labour Department, this will help labourers to live a life with dignity and not in thatched houses on the roadside. They can reside there till they work. 

published on : 6th March 2023

Tejashwi Yadav refutes allegations of 'attacks' on Bihar workers in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin already had a telephonic conversation with his counterpart Nitish Kumar and assured him that migrant workers are safe in Tamil Nadu.

published on : 5th March 2023

CM Stalin condemns rumour mongers, assures Nitish Kumar of safety of workers from Bihar

He also warned that strict legal action will be taken against those who deliberately spread rumours and cause fear and panic in Tamil Nadu with videos and pictures of incidents that took place elsewhe

published on : 4th March 2023

Bihar CM asks Tamil Nadu govt to ensure security of Bihar labourers

Bihar chief secretary Amir Subhani said that he had spoken to his counterpart and similarly, state DGP RS Bhatti also held discussions with his counterpart in Tamil Nadu regarding this matter.

published on : 2nd March 2023

Two killed, 29 injured as vehicle carrying farm labourers overturns in Ratlam district in MP

The driver of the commercial vehicle lost control after a buffalo suddenly entered a road near Lambakhora village on Thursday night, said the official.

published on : 17th February 2023

Rescue north Andhra workers in Turkey, Syria: YSRC MPs

Chandrasekhar said YSRC parliamentary party leader Vijayasai Reddy raised the issue of Special Category Status to AP in Parliament.

published on : 9th February 2023

Seven labourers die as 'overloaded' van turns upside down in Jharkhand

The incident took place near Khairbani village under Rajnagar Police station in the Saraikela-Kharswan district of Jharkhand.

published on : 12th January 2023

Telangana DCP starts school to educate children of migrant labourers

The DCP has ensured that there is adequate infrastructure for the children to go out and compete with the world.

published on : 25th December 2022

Four workers injured while fixing electric pole in Odisha

The incident occurred as there were no shut down of 33kv line while the work was going on.

published on : 29th November 2022

Unwanted labour force most ‘wanted’ for bypoll

Satrughana Tandi has delayed his annual migration routine to work in a brick kiln in Telangana by a fortnight and so has his wife Sukanti.

published on : 29th November 2022

FIFA World Cup: Infantino says double standard behind World Cup critics

Infantino listed Europe's problems on the eve of Qatar kicking off its home tournament that has been dogged for years by criticism of the emirate's record on human rights.

published on : 19th November 2022

Beacon of Liberty: Meet T Kuppammal who helps rescue, rehabilitate bonded labourers

Free from shackles of slavery, T Kuppammal  now helps rescue and rehabilitate  bonded labourers

published on : 13th November 2022

Terrorists fire upon 2 migrant labourers in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment.

published on : 13th November 2022
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