Labour File Archive

The Plight of Workers Around the World

In Palm-Oil Fields of Indonesia: Indonesia is the World’s biggest palm oil producers.[…]

WORKERS ON A GENERAL STRIKE IN SOUTH AFRICA

The largest of these demon-strations is expected to be in the country’s capital city, Cape Town. Workers here will march […]

THE STRUGGLE OF WORKERS OF WISTRON CORPORATION- KARNATAKA EXPOSE THE BRUTAL AND SUPER-EXPLOITATION OF LABOUR BY IMPERIALISM AND TRANS-NATIONAL CORPORATIONS

The workers of the Taiwanese company, Wistron Infocom manu-facturing facility at Narsapura, Near Kolar of Karnataka State have violently confronted […]

France : Nationwide Prolonged Strikes of Workers & Employees

A few months later, it was the status of the SNCF (French National Railway Company) and that of the railway […]

BSNL/MTNL : Retrenchment under the garb of VRS

As a part of privatizing the state-run BSNL and MTNL, the successive governments pushed them into losses by several means.[…]

New Industrial Relations Code-2019 Workers Turned to Modern Slaves

This new code has removed the ‘formality’ of even a consultation with the TU representative in case of industrial dispute […]

Code on Wages (Central) Rules-2019 Draft Rules that Failed the Workers

The proposed rules are neither based on any scientific method for fixing the ‘minimum wages’, nor based  on  the  present  […]

Social Security Code Bill Moots to Cut Short the Savings of Workers in EPFO

The government which has been sturdily withdrawing from its responsibility  of  providing a guaranteed social security to the workers as […]

Shall the workers have to Live at the Mercy of Rulers?

49,000 workers of TSRTC were forced to go on to strike from October 5th, as the management of TSRTC and […]

The Shame of Manual Scavenging Continues

..According to the census of 2011, there are 1,82,505 families that are engaged in the manual scavenging in rural India […]

Automobile Sector : Workers Bear the Brunt – Foreign Owners Milk the Concessions

..On the other hand, the auto corporations have ruthlessly transferred the burden of the slowdown of sales on to the […]

Emigration : Pushed by Shrinking Employment

The number of international migrants in the world had reached to 272 million in 2019 which is 51 million more […]