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

Labourers hired for Modi's event in Bengaluru allege non-payment of dues

According to the police, the workers were hired to work at the venue of the statue on the premises of Bengaluru International Airport.

published on : 12th November 2022

Three labourers die while cleaning 'pollution' tank in Kanpur 

They were cleaning the tank when they inhaled the poisonous gas and fell unconscious. The tannery staff rushed them to Lala Lajpat Rai Hospital where doctors declared them dead, he added.

published on : 11th November 2022

Four electrocuted after live wire falls on tractor in Andhra Pradesh

Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy expressed shock over the incident and announced an ex-gratia of Rs 10 lakh each to the kin of the deceased.

published on : 2nd November 2022

Bengal workers toil in Thanjavur’s fields as local hands give them pass

Besides low cost labour, the unavailability of local hands is cited as reason for engaging more migrant workers in the farmlands in the region.

published on : 27th October 2022

Three labourers killed after being run over by train in Delhi's Badli

The four men, who worked at Badli Industrial Area and lived in Rana park in Siraspur village, were caught between two trains coming from opposite directions on two lines.

published on : 25th October 2022

Jammu and Kashmir: Two labourers from UP killed in grenade attack; LeT 'hybrid terrorist' arrested

"Hybrid terrorists" are unlisted radicalised people who carry out terror strikes and slip back into their routine lives often without leaving any trace.

published on : 18th October 2022

1 lakh building workers to be trained in Telangana

The plan is to create at least one lakh labourers from the State and employ them at various construction sites in Hyderabad and other districts.

published on : 17th October 2022

Telangana: Eat and be merry! TRS neta gifts chicken, whiskey

He handed over the poultry himself while an aide distributed the bottles of whiskey which brought a smile to the faces of those standing in the long queue.

published on : 5th October 2022

Two dead, many injured after Gurugram building collapses during demolition

According to the police, the two floors of the factory were already torn down and the incident occurred when the roof of the first floor caved in and the entire building collapsed.

published on : 3rd October 2022

Three run over by train in peddapalli district

Unmindful of passing trains, they came under the Rajdhani Express from Bengaluru. Another worker managed to escape without any injuries.

published on : 21st September 2022

Police probe on after 3 workers killed at a coal mine in Assam’s Tinsukia district

The Superintendent of Police of Tinsukia police station said the cause of death of the three workers is still not clear.

published on : 20th September 2022

Police chalk out action plan to counter drug trafficking by migrant labourers

The police have expanded the probe to a racket operating from Andhra Pradesh that brings in the contraband to Kerala.

published on : 20th September 2022

Pakistan floods: Brick workers need kilns reignited to start rebuilding homes

Mounds of bricks that should be making their way to building sites across the country lie partially submerged in floodwater.

published on : 6th September 2022

Police to streamline collection of information on migrant labourers

 Before Covid outbreak, cops had a mechanism to prepare list of labourers from other states

published on : 26th August 2022

Tumakuru accident exposes state of public transport for migrants in Karnataka

Many such vehicles which ferry migrant labourers to cities like Bengaluru remain off the radar of transport authorities across the state.

published on : 26th August 2022
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