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Four labourers die in Hyderabad manhole

Four labourers died while cleaning a sewerage manhole in Hyderabad on Saturday, police said.

Under construction building collapses in Hyderabad, several labourers trapped

A building under construction collapsed in Jubliee Hills here on Sunday, trapping eight to 10 labourers, police said.

UP govt to open residential schools for children of labourers

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to open residential schools for the children of labourers, state Labour and Employment Minister Shahid Manjur said here on Sunday.

Three dead after inhaling poisonous gas in Kerala

Two labourers of a sewerage cleaning contract company and an auto driver died of asphyxiation after inhaling poisonous gas here Thursday, Kerala police said.

Katni: Irresponsibility of road construction labourers leads to death of youth

The incident took place in Katni, Madhya Pradesh, when a young man fell inside a pit along an under-construction road. Unnoticeable to the workers, they covered him up with left-over rubble, causing his death.

People being treated like dirt: SC on migrant workers

"People are being treated like dirt", the Supreme Court said on  as it flayed Odisha and Andhra Pradesh governments for the dismal condition of workers expressing anguish over the "inadequate" steps taken by them in this regard.

Labour Laws amendment Bill likely in Rajya Sabha today

The government is likely to introduce the Bill to amend the Labour Laws (Exemption from Furnishing Returns and Maintaining Registers by Certain Establishments) Act, 1988, Wednesday in Rajya Sabha.