Category Archives: Retail Sector

Parliament Session: What’s in store for the Working Class

The winter session of Parliament concluded on the 20th of December 2012. Here is report of legislative activity of interest to the workers. Title of Bill Particulars Ministry Status LokSabha RajyaSabha Debate on 51% FDI in Multi Brand Retail Motion … Continue reading

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Press Release – Walmart Global Day of Action: India in the spotlight – UNI welcomes govenment probe into Walmart’s lobbying practices

14 December 2014: Today Walmart workers and their supporters from across the globe, including India, are holding coordinated protests to demand Walmart pays its 2.1 million global workforce a fair wage and treats them with dignity.   The global protest coincides … Continue reading

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Labour Rights are Human Rights: Informal Workers Commemorate Human Rights Day

Demanding the Government to protect the rights of the informal workers and to repeal unjust and anti worker legislations like FDI in retail, workers from different organizations, organized a day long sharing of workers issues to mark 10th December as … Continue reading

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தொழிலாளர்களை சுரண்டும் பங்களாதேஷ் தொழிற்சாலைகளில் வால் மார்ட்டின் பங்கு: தொழிலாளர் வர்க்கத்திற்கு எதிரான வால்மார்ட்டின் குற்றங்கள்

The following is a translation of the article ‘Wal-Mart’s Crimes in the exploitation of Bangladeshi’s Workers: Class War Crimes‘ by Natasha Lennard, assistant news editor of Salon and appeared in revolutionaryfrontlines.wordpress.com. கடந்த மாதத்தில் 112 தொழிலார்களை கொன்ற ஆடைகள் தைக்கும்(கார்மன்ட்) தொழிற்சாலையில் உள்ள பாதுகாப்பு … Continue reading

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A day in the life of a Supermarket worker

By Vishakha Raj The writer is a school student and a labour blogger. Vennila (name changed) is a 20-year old woman who works at a supermarket chain outlet in South Chennai. She has been here for the last two years, … Continue reading

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