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Colleague tests +ve: U’khand CM, 3 other ministers in self-quarantine Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat and thre...Read More

Migrant worker in Mumbai asks, 'when will it be our turn to board a Shramik special?'

Migrant worker in Mumbai asks, 'when will it be our turn to board a Shramik special?'

Surviving in Mumbai without work is very difficult for us daily wagers. Therefore, we now want to go back home to Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh...Read More

Debt-ridden families are desperate to go back home

Debt-ridden families are desperate to go back home

With no money for them to continue living here amid the lockdown, Pappu Khan from Bhiwandi was compelled to borrow hand loan from his con...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BEST ferries migrant labourers for free

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BEST ferries migrant labourers for free

Following the directives of the Supreme Court, Mumbai's present lifeline - Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) undertaki...Read More

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Strong tremors felt in Delhi-NCR as quake hits HaryanaNew Delhi: An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale, in Haryana’s Rohtak, j...Read More

Bombay HC orders Maharashtra govt to file report on procedure adopted to send back stranded migrant workers

Bombay HC orders Maharashtra govt to file report on procedure adopted to send back stranded migrant workers

Mumbai: Taking note of the cramped and unhygienic conditions the migrant workers are living in, the Bombay High Court on Friday ordered t...Read More

FPJ Edit: Mitigating the hardships of migrants

FPJ Edit: Mitigating the hardships of migrants

A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan on Thursday directed that the States share the train and bus far...Read More

Radical steps for protection of migrant labour; best way to push demand and employment opportunities

Radical steps for protection of migrant labour; best way to push demand and employment opportunities

The exposure of the tragic conditions of these workers and the embarrassment of the national government has created a rare opportunity fo...Read More

Viral video of cycle thief's tale leaves netizens teary-eyed

Viral video of cycle thief's tale leaves netizens teary-eyed

In the video, the poor man has narrated his despairing story as the reason for stealing the bicycle and earnestly apologised for it.

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No migrant worker should walk or cycle in Uttar Pradesh: CM YogiAs sea of migrant workers continues to move on foot from across India tow...Read More

Maharashtra authorities make it tougher for migrant workers; tell them to get police permission to go home

Maharashtra authorities make it tougher for migrant workers; tell them to get police permission to go home

Accordingly, a list is prepared, and the migrants are given a date on which they can board a train. In theory, this process seems very si...Read More

Bhopal: Five migrant labourers killed, 13 hurt as truck overturns

Bhopal: Five migrant labourers killed, 13 hurt as truck overturns

Nearly 20 labourers of Uttar Pradesh were in the truck laden with mangoes. ADM-Narsinghpur Manoj Thakur said the mishap happened at aroun...Read More

Bhopal: Migrant labourers should avoid resting on railway tracks, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Bhopal: Migrant labourers should avoid resting on railway tracks, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Chouhan said the labourers should be advised against resting on railway tracks, highways and at unprotected places.

Now, car kills migrant, worker was part of a group that wanted to return to UP village

Now, car kills migrant, worker was part of a group that wanted to return to UP village

The deceased, who has been identified as Ramjanam Chotu Yadav, 36, operated a flour-mill in the Mograpada area of Andheri.

Latest coronavirus update: 225 migrant workers from Bihar reach Telangana to work in rice mills

Latest coronavirus update: 225 migrant workers from Bihar reach Telangana to work in rice mills

"The special train which brought 225 migrant workers from Bihar reached at around 12:55 pm. These workers were willing to work in the ric...Read More

16 migrants mowed down by goods train when they were sleeping on the tracks

16 migrants mowed down by goods train when they were sleeping on the tracks

The police said a group of over 20 workers, rendered jobless due to the Coronavirus-enforced lockdown, were walking to Bhusaval along the...Read More

Aurangabad train tragedy: Maharashtra labour department orders inquiry; state govt announces Rs 5 lakh aid

Aurangabad train tragedy: Maharashtra labour department orders inquiry; state govt announces Rs 5 lakh aid

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray appealed migrant workers to not put their lives at risk. "The state government is in constant touch with ...Read More

Indian Medical Association tells doctors to put Rs 100 cap on fitness certificates while handing them to migrant workers

Indian Medical Association tells doctors to put Rs 100 cap on fitness certificates while handing them to migrant workers

Smelling an opportunity to make profit during the pandemic, various clinics and dispensaries are charging them anywhere from Rs 300 to Rs...Read More

FPJ Edit: Needless confusion over rail fares

FPJ Edit: Needless confusion over rail fares

The confusion over who should pay the rail fare for migrants returning home during the lockdown ought to have been avoided. A lack of cla...Read More

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