Four workers were on Thursday buried alive when a wall at a construction site in the city collapsed on them, police said.
A 30-year-old man was arrested for running his vehicle over 13 labourers sleeping on a road divider, killing one of them, in the capital, police said.
Two labourers hired by red sander smugglers were killed when police opened fire in a forest area of Andhra Pradesh`s YSR Kadapa district, police said Wednesday.
Ten construction labourers belonging to Tamil Nadu arrived here today by an Air India flight from strife torn Iraq, airport sources said.
Thailand and Cambodia agreed Tuesday to quash "rumours" of a crackdown against illegal migrant workers by the new Thai junta after the exodus of nearly 180,000 Cambodian labourers.
Five labourers were seriously injured when an under-construction bridge collapsed in Imphal East district of Manipur, official sources said on Thursday.
The Aam Aadmi Party government is initiating steps to implement welfare schemes for unorganised sectors workers in the city with an aim to fulfil another poll promise.
Union Minister Jairam Ramesh has written a letter to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik informing him about inclusion of two districts under the Centre`s programme to rehabilitate them.
Gujarat Government on Wednesday decided to hike daily minimum wages of farm labourers by 25 per cent at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
The National Mazdoor Conference (NMC) on Thursday emphasized the need for adopting a comprehensive policy for regularisation of daily wagers and casual labourers employed in various state departments since March 1994.
Three labourers were killed and another was injured after they fell down while cleaning a boiler in a sugar mill, police said on Saturday.
Three days after they were kidnapped by Maoists, eight labourers were Wednesday released by the ultra-left activists in Jamui district of Bihar, police said.
Eight bridge construction workers, kidnapped by armed Naxalites in Bihar`s Jamui district late Saturday night, remained untraced despite rescue operations by security forces, police said Sunday.
Angry labourers ghearaoed the estate management and attempted to burn down the tea factory.
At least 88 labourers working in different big industries in Odisha died in accidents in the last two years, state assembly was told.
LS Speaker urged govts to pay special attention to the condition of farmers and labourers whose condition was pitiable though they were important wheels of the country.
Nine labourers building a road in Pakistan`s Balochistan province were gunned down Thursday, media reports said.
Three children, including a five-month old baby girl, were injured on Wednesday when a three-storey under construction building collapsed.
The incident occurred when the truck laden with stones came up to the spot at high speed and turned turtle.
Three labourers were killed as the dumper on which they were travelling overturned
on Rampur-Gurra road near the Ordnance Factory on Thursday.
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