Tag Archives: Working Class Protests

A Just Wage for Women Workers: Chennai Collector Petitioned

Over 100 women workers belonging to Garment and Fashion Workers Association and Penn Thozhilalar Sangam organized a demonstration before the Office of the Collector on Feb 18th,demanding better working conditions, regular hours of work and a notification for a minimum … Continue reading

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General Strike Action: Banking Employees’ strike causes banking operations to halt

More than 1500 banking employees  from United Forum of Bank Unions protested on 20th and 21st as they struck work on the General Strike Action being observed nationally. The United Forum of Bank Unions is a national federation of 9 … Continue reading

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In the News – 16

Dec 31, 2012 – Campaign seeks rehabilitation of manual scavengers http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-tamilnadu/campaign-seeks-rehabilitation-of-manual-scavengers/article4257615.ece Dec 28,2012 – தமிழகத்தில் விவசாயிகளின் தற்கொலை? http://www.keetru.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=22504%3A2012-12-28-10-47-48&catid=1550%3A2012&Itemid=796&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+keetru%2FmAfm+%28Keetru+RSS+Feed%29 Dec 28, 2012 – Give us wages we were promised, NREGS women workers demand http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/give-us-wages-we-were-promised-nregs-women-workers-demand/article4246143.ece Dec 27, 2012 – CPI(M), CPI cadre held for … Continue reading

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