Dal Khalsa accuses Badal of playing vote-bank politics

Dal Khalsa said Parkash Singh Badal`s move to provide sops to migrant labourers amply demonstrated he was playing vote bank politics.

Naxal attack: Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia for two Odia victims

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced Rs 2 lakh to the families of two Odia migrant labourers who were among the 27 persons killed in the Maoist attack in neighbouring Chhattisgarh.

Two migrant labourers killed in Kottayam

Two migrant labourers were killed and two others injured in an accident at a construction site near here, police said Wednesday.

Freebies for retaining Bihar migrant labourers

A survey has found that migration of labourers from Bihar in search of livelihood to places like Punjab and Delhi has declined by over 26 percent.

States should be proactive to protect migrants` interest: Panel

A group formed to examine a legislation governing migrant labourers has suggested "strengthening" the enforcement machinery by the states which should be proactive towards watching the interest of such workers.

Nepal may lift ban on migrant labourers to Iraq

Nepal government is likely lift a ban on Nepalese migrating to Iraq for work.

Rural migrant labourers in China to rise 3mn every year

The number of rural labourers
migrating to Chinese cities is expected to rise by 3 million per year.

Migrant labourers hold protest march

Migrant labourers held a
protest march at the industrial area of Ludhiana today after
some of them were beaten up by miscreants late last night.