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Centre launches skill mapping of guest workers to provide jobs within State

The initiative will help both companies and workers, said government authorities

10 Jun 2020 3:34 PM

After UP, Rajasthan restores 8-hour working in factories

The state government on April 24 expanded working hours, Instead of eight hours, the working hours were increased to 12 hours a day

26 May 2020 4:02 PM

Maharashtra sends home over 2 lakh migrant workers

Besides, 1.41 lakh labourers have been sent to Maharashtra state border through state transport buses

17 May 2020 12:09 PM

Migrant workers crushed to death by goods train in Aurangabad

Workers were sleeping on rail tracks due to exhaustion when they were run over by the goods train coming from Jalna

08 May 2020 10:15 AM

Misery of migrants: 14 labourers ‘rescued’ from concrete mixture truck

Traffic cops spotted 14 labourers being carried inside a concrete mixture making machine to their native place of Lucknow

03 May 2020 8:52 AM


Migrant workers’ plight: Ignore at your own peril

The majority of stranded workers were not able to recall the name of the builder or company they have been working for

17 Apr 2020 6:29 PM

Industrial Relations Code bill introduced in Lok Sabha

This bill is part of the government's initiative to reform labour laws by amalgamating 44 legislations related to labourers.

28 Nov 2019 3:17 PM

3 workers die of suffocation while cleaning sewage plant in Thane

The Kapurbawdi police have registered a case of accidental death and sent the bodies for a post-mortem, civic officials said.

10 May 2019 10:50 AM

2 workers dead, 3 injured after entering septic tank in Delhi

The deceased have been identified as Deepak (30) and Ganesh (35), residents of Prem Nagar.

07 May 2019 7:49 PM

3 women workers killed, 2 injured after gravel falls on them

The women were clearing the gravel, which they had kept on one side of the road, when it fell on them.

09 May 2018 6:38 PM


Rent hike of dewatering pumps irks corporators

Raising a question mark over the rise in the expenditure, corporators demanded a probe into the matter.

01 Apr 2018 4:23 AM

Bihar: Denied mortuary van, man carries wife's dead body on motorcycle

The incident comes just a day after news footage of the body of a woman being wheeled in a garbage cart to the Sri Krishna hospital.

04 Jun 2017 6:56 PM

Bear mauls five to death in Chandrapur forest

They had gone into the forest to pluck tendu leaves when they were attacked.

14 May 2017 1:45 AM

12 labourers killed in Bangladesh road accident

Bangladesh has one of the highest fatality rates for road accidents in the world.

26 Mar 2017 3:03 PM

Two labourers die after falling off 7th floor

A senior official on condition of anonymity said that the investigation is currently underway.

15 Feb 2017 12:47 AM


MP: Building under construction collapses in Kanpur, killing 7 labourers

So far, seven bodies have been recovered and around a dozen injured have been sent to hospital, Kanpur Police DIG said.

01 Feb 2017 6:56 PM