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MNC Private Buses used by Police to transport arrested AICCTU Workers!

In a twist of irony, AICCTU workers protesting on various demands including abolishment of trainee and contract labour, minimum wage of Rs 15000 per month for all workers and other demands were arrested and transported in Nissan Renault’s and other … Continue reading

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Salt pan workers demand separate welfare board

The salt pan workers in Marakkanam, Vedaranyam and Toothukudi held a protest on 6th and 7th of September on various demands including separate welfare board for salt pan workers. The protest organized by Unorganized Workers Federation was held in the … Continue reading

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Wage of Rs 100 per month for Government work

Over 300 panchayat workers from all over Tamil Nadu belonging to the Rural Development Panchayat Office Workers Union and Rural School Sweepers Union both affiliated to CITU protested against the working conditions in Chennai on August 21st and a demanded … Continue reading

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Modern Bread Workers fast for Lankan Tamil cause

Manoj Venkataraman (Asian College of Journalism)  Chennai, 13 April: Workers at the Modern Bread factory in Taramani went on a daylong hunger strike on Saturday, from 8AM to 5PM, to express solidarity with Sri Lankan Tamils in their cause, demanding … Continue reading

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Protest by Pennurimai Iyakkam against eviction of slum and pavement dwellers

Suresh The world was celebrating the international women’s day on Friday, March 8th 2013, but for more than 70 women who gathered near the Collector’s office, Chennai was a day of struggle for their right to life and shelter. In a … Continue reading

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பெண் தொழிலாளர்களுக்கு நியாயமான ஊதியம் கோரி போராட்டம்: சென்னை ஆட்சியருக்கு மனு

பிப்ரவரி 18 அன்று கார்மன்ட் அன்ட் பேஷன் வொர்கர்ஸ் யூனியன் மற்றும் பெண் தொழிலாளர்கள் சங்கம் சென்னை கலெக்டரேட் அருகே நடத்திய போராட்டத்தில் 100க்கும் மேற்பட்ட பெண் தொழிலாளர்கள் கலந்து கொண்டு மணிக்கு 48ரூபாய் குறைந்த பட்ச ஊதியம், முறையான வேலை நேரம் மற்றும் பணி நிலைமைகள் கோரினர். ஆடைகள் ஏற்றுமதி தொழிற்சாலைகளிலும் வீட்டு வேலைகளிலும் … Continue reading

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