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Video: Illicit liquor kills 57 in Bengal village

In one of the worst hooch tragedies in West Bengal,57 people, mostly labourers, rickshaw-pullers and hawkers, died and over hundred have been hospitalised in serious condition after consuming......

WB mulls amends in labour laws to prevent strikes

The West Bengal government is mulling amendment of labour laws to prevent strikes on "trivial issues", while also checking unfair labour practices. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had recently......

Without work, labourers leave Valley

“We are not able to find any work due to the prevailing situation,” say migrant labourers who are being forced to move out owing to the unrest. Lack of work opportunities due to......

Meet the new faces in Modi's council of ministers

On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inducted new faces into the Union Council of Ministers keeping an eye on the assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh.  Union Minister of State for Environment,......

The crime no one wants to talk about

'Poverty-stricken and drought-affected families in Bundelkhand and Marathawada are selling their children for as little as a few hundred rupees.'Rashme Sehgal reports on the shocking rise in human......

Much hyped 'Gujarat Model' has failed both farmers and labourers

Farmers’ protests against Tata Motors’ factory in West Bengal in 2008 had forced the company to relocate its plant to ‘industry-friendly’ Gujarat.  Image: Contract......

HM to pay part of dues to staff by June 2

At a meeting with West Bengal Labour Minister Purnendu Bose, the Hindustan Motors management on Thursday agreed to pay a part of the dues to workers by Monday. However, it didn’t provide an......

Dunlop may reopen Sahagunj facility, says Bengal minister

West Bengal labour minister Purnendu Bose on Thursday said there was a possibility of Dunlop India again opening the gates of Sahagunj factory in the state. "We are getting positive feelers from......

HM's Uttarpara plant reopens

Hindustan Motor's Uttarpara unit in West Bengal which was shut since April 11 due to labour unrest, reopened on Thursday following an agreement between company management and trade unions. "The......

'No expectation of major reforms from this government'

Privatisation of public sector banks or labour reforms should have been done by the government in its first two years. Morgan Stanley's Chief Global Strategist Ruchir Sharma on Wednesday said no......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

Bhaiyya Bhaiyya offers nothing substantial

Bhaiyya Bhaiyya does provide a few chuckles, but nothing substantial, says Paresh C Palicha What is the easiest way to make a film successful? Copy something that is already successful.......

Once a boxing champ, he now cleans drains for a living

Once a boxing champion, life has dealt Krishna Routh a severe blow. Payal Mohanka chronicles the plight of an achiever and the apathy of a disinterested administration. IMAGE: Former pugilist......

He scored India's first Test 100 overseas

'Syed Mushtaq Ali was like a lion, not a labourer, at the crease. Attack was his defence and he would show no mercy on the bowlers' Haresh Pandya salutes the swashbuckling batsman who would have......
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NHRC for concerted fight against silicosis

New Delhi, July 24: The National Human Rights Commission has urged states and Union territories to undertake a concerted exercise to combat the... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1160725/jsp/nation/story_98605.jsp
Transgender murdered by friends over financial dispute

Bengaluru: A 25-year-old transgender was beaten to death by four other transgenders near Raghavendra Circle in T.C. Palya in Ramamurthynagar police... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/crime/250716/bengaluru-transgender-murdered-by-friends-over-financial-dispute.html
Man clubbed to death over affair

A 30-year-old labourer was beaten to death at a construction site near Lowry Memorial school in Mahadevapura on Saturday. The police said the... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/560047/man-clubbed-death-over-affair.html
2 killed, 8 injured in building collapse

The two killed labourers included a woman from West Bengal. The three-storey building was being built as part of the expansion of Film Nagar... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/hyderabad-2-killed-8-injured-in-building-collapse/1/722883.html
Metro projects dragged into syndicate net

Kolkata: It is in common knowledge by now that promoters and individuals have a harrowing time negotiating with syndicates while constructing a... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Metro-projects-dragged-into-syndicate-net/articleshow/53362111.cms

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