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Migrant Exodus amid COVID-19: Lack of workforce hits steel industry in Maharashtra’s Bhayandar

Migrant Exodus amid COVID-19: Lack of workforce hits steel industry in Maharashtra’s Bhayandar

With scores of migrant workers returning to their hometowns amid the nationwide lockdown that was imposed to contain the spread of the no...Read More

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Low intensity tremors indicate major quake could hit DelhiNew Delhi: Ten low to moderate intensity tremors, shaking Delhi-NCR in one and ...Read More

More passenger trains from June 1: From existing 15 trains to around 200 trains daily

More passenger trains from June 1: From existing 15 trains to around 200 trains daily

By the start of next month, more than 200 passengers trains will be operational. These trains will be non-air conditioned services.Since ...Read More

Latest coronavirus update: Yogi Adityanath applies brakes on Congress buses

Latest coronavirus update: Yogi Adityanath applies brakes on Congress buses

Besides, the UP government said that the list of vehicles provided by the Congress contained registration numbers of cars, two-wheelers, ...Read More

Human Cargo: Hundreds of migrants gather outside Bandra station in Mumbai

Human Cargo: Hundreds of migrants gather outside Bandra station in Mumbai

The crowd was, however, dispersed by police after calming them down, and a total of 1,800 workers were dispatched to Bihar in the special...Read More

200 Indians stranded in Guinea for last two months

200 Indians stranded in Guinea for last two months

Rahul Tare, a Thane resident, had gone to Conakry in Guinea in February. Tare, who works in a shipping company, had a return flight to In...Read More

Employers not paying, unanswered phone calls; domestic helps beg on the streets

Employers not paying, unanswered phone calls; domestic helps beg on the streets

With the lockdown imposed in March and housing societies not allowing domestic helps, this vulnerable unorganized section of labour is re...Read More

Consider ferrying migrants in buses to home states: Bombay HC to Maha govt

Consider ferrying migrants in buses to home states: Bombay HC to Maha govt

Justice R B Deo of the Nagpur bench of the HC was hearing a petition taken up suo moto (on its own) raising concerns over the plight of m...Read More

Corona heroes: Auto driver turns samaritan; uses money saved for his wedding to feed poor, provides free rides to senior citizens, pregnant women

Auto driver uses money saved for wedding to feed poor; offers free rides to senior citizens, pregnant women

Akshay Kothawale is not just stopping at that, but also helping senior citizens and pregnant women by offering them free rides to clinics...Read More

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot slams Nirmala Sitharaman for her comments on Rahul Gandhi meeting migrant labourers

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot slams Nirmala Sitharaman for her comments on Rahul Gandhi meeting migrant labourers

When Rahul Gandhi met workers then why Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made comments on him and Sonia Gandhi. I condemn her comments.

Police lathi-charge migrant labourers in Andhra Pradesh

Police lathi-charge migrant labourers in Andhra Pradesh

According to state Information and Public Relation Department, on May 15, state Chief Secretary Nilam Sawhney ordered to send migrant lab...Read More

Latest coronavirus update: Distressed migrants walk their way home with no hope of transport in Telangana

Latest coronavirus update: Distressed migrants walk their way home with no hope of transport in Telangana

Speaking to ANI, Chotu Kumar Yadav said, "We have come from Tandur and we are walking towards our homes in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

Bombay High Court wants teams to ensure safe return

Bombay High Court wants teams to ensure safe return

The court has said that this team shall make a list of such migrants, who are walking on roads and highways, which would then be used to ...Read More

Coronavirus update: Self-reliant India heads back home

Coronavirus update: Self-reliant India heads back home

"Our savings have almost petered out; NGOs provide us basic meals, but at times we have slept on an empty stomach. We don't know when all...Read More

2/3rd of workers left unemployed following lockdown: Survey

2/3rd of workers left unemployed following lockdown: Survey

Urban India is more severely affected, according to the phone survey of 4,000 workers to gauge the impact of the COVID19 lockdown on empl...Read More

Sonu Sood arranges transport for migrants stuck in Mumbai

Sonu Sood arranges transport for migrants stuck in Mumbai

Mumbai: Actor Sonu Sood has arranged buses for hundreds of migrants stuck in the city amid the nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus...Read More

Most H-1B employers use programme to pay migrant workers well below market wages: Report

Most H-1B employers use programme to pay migrant workers well below market wages: Report

"Among the top 30 H-1B employers are major US firms including Amazon, Microsoft, Walmart, Google, Apple and Facebook. All of them take ad...Read More

Latest coronavirus update: Karnataka not to run special trains, govt says will take care of migrants

Latest coronavirus update: Karnataka not to run special trains, govt says will take care of migrants

The cancellation came minutes after the CM held a high-level meeting with top representatives of real estate industry who told the govern...Read More

Most H-1B employers use programme to pay migrant workers well below market wages: Report

Most H-1B employers use programme to pay migrant workers well below market wages: Report

"Among the top 30 H-1B employers are major US firms including Amazon, Microsoft, Walmart, Google, Apple and Facebook.

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Desperate to go home, migrant labourers allege private doctors overcharging them for medical certificate

Desperate to go home, migrant labourers allege private doctors overcharging them for medical certificate

Desperate to go home, migrant labourers are being exploited

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