Fleeing terror, many migrants say they may not ever come back to Kashmir again

While some labourers said that their wages were paid, there were others who complained that they were driven out by employers in the valley forcibly without their wages.

published on : 19th October 2021

Assaulted in Himachal Pradesh, 61 Jharkhand labourers return home after CM Soren intervenes

Pending salaries of returnees have been deposited in their bank accounts following the intervention of the state labour department, it said.

published on : 18th October 2021

Guwahati: Probe into knocking down of labourers intensified 

Navnil Barua, a doctor employed at the private hospital, is now under the scanner for allegedly trying to protect the model by admitting her to the ICU. 

published on : 10th October 2021

Migrants now come to Telangana for work: CM K Chandrasekhar Rao

Migrant labourers from West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka and other States were working in paddy and cotton fields in the State.

published on : 9th October 2021

Daily wagers rescued from port zone

Paradip Model Police on Tuesday rescued 10 labourers engaged in construction work at an oil jetty in a prohibited zone of the port.

published on : 29th September 2021

Bengal: Six migrant labourers, returning to work, killed as bus falls in ditch

The bus fell into a ditch along the National Highway-34 at Rupahar in Raiganj police station area, they added.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Usurers rake in moolah as debtors stare at financial ruin in TN

Ask them, the victims would say even the members of women Self Help Groups (SHG) and employees of micro financing firms are involved in extorting the poor.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Kerala: Two daily wagers from Bengal run over by train near Kazhakuttom

Their phones and earphones were recovered from the site which indicates that James Oran and Ganesh Oran could have been listening to music or talking to someone when the accident took place. 

published on : 7th September 2021

Odisha BJP MLA Mukesh Mahaling seeks government help for rescued labourers

In a letter to senior officials, the MLA demanded rehabilitation assistance for around 1,094 bonded labourers, who have been rescued from other States, as per the guidelines of the Centre.

published on : 26th August 2021

Ernakulam tops in Covid vaccination of migrant labourers

District Labour Officer P A Firoz said the remaining migrants would also be vaccinated as per the availability of doses.

published on : 1st August 2021

Odisha hand-chopping case: Ninth convict sentenced to 10 years RI

The convict Parshuram Nayak (45) of Nuaguda in Kalahandi district was an associate of middlemen, who had cut off the right palms of the labourers as punishment.

published on : 19th July 2021

Out of seasonal hostels, children of migrants turn labourers: Study

Education of children of migrant labourers of the State has come to a halt with schools closed and classes going virtual since the Covid-19 outbreak.

published on : 19th July 2021

Six years a slave: Indian farm workers exploited in Italy

About 30,000 Indians, mainly Sikhs from Punjab state, live in the Pontine Marshes. A growing number of these labourers are taking drugs to cope with long hours, poor conditions and very low pay.

published on : 11th July 2021

Private school in Pudukkottai waives fees for second consecutive year

Sivanesan Kandaiah, correspondent of the school, says he took the decision as most of the parents are daily wage labourers.

published on : 7th July 2021

Lakshadweep admin disengages 193 casual labourers in tourism sector

Due to the closure of tourist season, there has been no tourism activity in the island and the society decided to disengage 151 casual labourers as their services are not required presently.

published on : 4th July 2021
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