migrant workers

India's Biggest Walkathon—Oxfam Trailwalker—goes virtual with 50km/100km challenge

India's Biggest Walkathon—Oxfam Trailwalker—goes virtual with 50km/100km challenge

Oxfam Trailwalker wants people to 'walk in solidarity’ with migrant workers

Coronavirus in Thane: Over 250 migrant workers in the city test positive in one month

Coronavirus in Thane: Over 250 migrant workers in the city test positive in one month

So far more than 250 migrants in Thane have been tested COVID positive, after an antigen test was conducted at Thane railway station by T...Read More

Migrants' mass exodus was due to fake news

Migrants' mass exodus was due to fake news

On Monday, when it was stated in Parliament that there was no question of compensation as the Union government had no data on migrants w...Read More

Sonu Sood offers accommodation to 20,000 migrant workers

Sonu Sood offers accommodation to 20,000 migrant workers

Actor Sonu Sood on Monday announced that he is offering accommodation to 20,000 migrant workers in Noida. The actor, who was in the natio...Read More

Activists raise funds to help migrants establish new businesses back home

Activists raise funds to help migrants establish new businesses back home

In an attempt to support the migrant workers whose means of employment have shrunk amid the pandemic, civil activists and social workers ...Read More

WB govt mismanaged handling of migrants issue, says HC

WB govt mismanaged handling of migrants issue, says HC

The HC also took into account the fact that the last special Shramik train left with very few migrants on board and thus refused to issue...Read More

Centre wants screen time cap for students

Centre wants screen time cap for students

MumbaiThe duration for online classes for pre-primary students should not be more than 30 minutes, while children in classes between 1 an...Read More

Govt to rent out 4 lakh flats to migrant workers

Govt to rent out 4 lakh flats to migrant workers

New DelhiThe Union Cabinet took a slew of decisions on Wednesday including the ones aimed at benefiting the urban migrants and the poor. ...Read More

Bhopal: Migrant workers become atma nirbhar, seek self employment

Bhopal: Migrant workers become atma nirbhar, seek self employment

Over 82,000 migrant workers demand loans from govt

In pics: This artist's poignant portraits of migrant workers will make you pause

In pics: This artist's poignant portraits of migrant workers will make you pause

Amid coronavirus pandemic, we have seen people channeling their inner artist and coming up with wonderful artwork. And some people find t...Read More

Mission Begin Again: Metro Line contractors bring back migrant labourers

Mission Begin Again: Metro Line contractors bring back migrant labourers

Lagged infra project work will expedite, says MMRDA

Migrant exodus leaves steel units feeling far from buff

Migrant exodus leaves steel units feeling far from buff

The steel industry in Bhayandar provided employment opportunities to around 50,000 skilled and unskilled workers -mostly migrants from Ut...Read More

70 COVID-19 suspects missing might have migrated to their home towns after getting cured: BMC

70 COVID-19 suspects missing might have migrated to their home towns after getting cured: BMC

There had been no update about the health of these 70 persons for the last three months as these people were untraceable by the civic body

Congress, TMC Question West Bengal’s Exclusion From PM Garib Kalyan Rozgar Yojana

Congress, TMC Question West Bengal’s Exclusion From PM Garib Kalyan Rozgar Yojana

Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to inclu...Read More

Return of migrants is in everyone’s interest

Return of migrants is in everyone’s interest

Time is short to repair the imminent permanent damage to the economies of host states

Scheme to prevent return of migrants from villages

Scheme to prevent return of migrants from villages

New DelhiMuch to the chagrin of industries and businesses expecting the migrant labourers return for work sooner or later, PM Modi will l...Read More

PM's 'Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan' promises to help returnee migrant workers and rural citizens

PM's 'Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan' promises to help returnee migrant workers and rural citizens

"Government of India has decided to launch a massive rural public works scheme 'Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan' to empower and provide live...Read More

Maharashtra's local industries in shambles after skilled migrant workers return home

Maharashtra's local industries in shambles after skilled migrant workers return home

The local industries in Thane, Bhiwandi, Ambernath, Mumbai and Navi Mumbai is increasingly concerned after the migration of unskilled an...Read More

Poker player spends money saved for immigration to help the needy

Poker player spends money saved for immigration to help the needy

To help the needy people, Mauris Noronha has put all his savings including that which he had planned to use to process his immigration to...Read More

Coronavirus in Maharashtra: Migrants struggle to make ends meet amid lockdown

Coronavirus in Maharashtra: Migrants struggle to make ends meet amid lockdown

Some of them are cursing their decision on staying back in the city while others were leaving the city even though it meant walking back ...Read More

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