migrant worker

Migrant labourers rescued as wall caves in at construction site

Deepak was rescued immediately, while it took an hour to rescue Rahul as he was trapped under a concrete slab.

published on : 12th June 2022

Two migrant workers trapped as earth caves in at Kerala construction site, rescued

The incident took place around 10.15 am when the workers were cooking food close to the construction site. A concrete foundation was laid on this land that caved in.

published on : 11th June 2022

Kozhikode: With migrant workers going home, only four students in Byraikulam school

 Any query on Government Lower Primary school,  Byraikulam, is likely to draw a blank from local residents, who remain totally ignorant about the actual name of the institution.

published on : 1st June 2022

One dies, 4 hurt in IED blast in Manipur as migrant workers from Bengal targeted

The motive behind the attack was still not known. The police said they were probing the incident.

published on : 30th May 2022

Mob thrashes suspected kidnapper in Coimbatore

Singanallur police intervened, rescued Yogesh and held an inquiry with him when it was found he was innocent.

published on : 29th May 2022

Over 27 crore unorganised labourers, migrant workers registered on portal: Centre to Supreme Court

The Centre has told the SC that approximately 27.45 crore unorganised labourers or migrant workers have been registered on a portal.

published on : 27th May 2022

Migrant worker killed as mound of mud caves in

The deceased, Theras Sarkar from Kolkata, was employed in a private company that provides manpower, said the police.

published on : 13th May 2022

Migrant workers: Rs 25 crore scam hits labour dept

The number of migrant building and other construction workers has been found to be more than three-four times larger than official list drawn up by the city police chief.

published on : 13th May 2022

50% Pocso case victims in Tiruppur are children of migrant workers

Parents employed in the garment sector said they have no option but to leave their children at home, which makes them easy targets for sexual predators.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Five Bengal labourers die in Mangaluru factory

Five labourers from West Bengal suffocated to death at a fish processing unit in the Special Economic Zone (MSEZ) on the outskirts of Mangaluru city on Sunday.

published on : 19th April 2022

Registration of guest worker agents to be made mandatory in Kerala

Though the government launched the Kerala Migrant Workers Welfare Scheme in 2010, membership registration under it is very low.

published on : 12th April 2022

BeMC presents ‘Bastra Upahar’ to the needy, migrants

The showroom has been fashioned just like the ones in malls and markets.

published on : 10th April 2022

Hunt on to nab migrant worker who fled after killing wife

The move came after the police got information that the accused moved to a village in Kollam. “He left the house with his wife’s mobile phone.

published on : 5th April 2022

Migrant worker hacks wife to death

The incident came to light when their son came to the house after neighbours alerted him of hearing his mother’s screams. 

published on : 3rd April 2022

Pandemic ponderings

A feeling of futility permeates the poems from the very onset as Mohanty traces the despair attached to the well-documented pandemic exodus, contrasting it with the pre-pandemic calm.

published on : 3rd April 2022
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