Italian unions have refused to load cargo onto a Saudi ship carrying weapons, in protest against Riyadh’s war on Yemen. The dock workers have gone on strike, refusing to work until the ship leaves p...
Two more workers die cleaning septic tanks, this time for a flour mill in Delhi. ... See MoreSee Less
The increase of Gaza's unemployment and poverty rate is a result of Israel's 12-year siege on the Strip...
Rising unemployment and the spread of low paid, insecure and informal jobs, both in the private organised sector and the receding public sector and government employment is witnessed in the vast number of aspirants for government posts. These aspirants are often grossly overqualified and then pay large sums of money and time competing for diminishing number of posts. ... See MoreSee Less
New Delhi: GN Shakya is a veteran of Allahabad’s test preparation centres. Like many others, he has been in pursuit of a secure government job for y...
Not only have funds earmarked for various state run welfare programmes for unorganised sector workers seen annual cuts, now these benefits are not even distributed leaving 3 lakh unorganised sector workers in Tamil Nadu in dire straits. ... See MoreSee Less
Chennai: As many as three lakh unorganized sector workers in Tamil Nadu are yet to receive welfare aid from the state.
UK: Unions raise issues regarding long working hours, intense work targets, lack of action on sexual harassment, unsafe working conditions, refusal to recognise unions and warehouse managers dismissing employees’ concerns and problems. ... See MoreSee Less
GMB tells shareholders that warehouse workers endure targets that cause suffering
Workers employed on contract to maintain Delhi's historical Shalimar Bagh are forced into abject poverty, devoid of their basic rights, minimum wages and in constant fear of being sacked, evicted or even beaten. ... See MoreSee Less