Landless Labourers

  • MP tribals' march: Contingent crosses Rajasthan October 8, 2012

    Bhopal: Tens of thousands of landless labourers, peasants and tribals, who set off from Gwalior on October 3 for Delhi, crossed Dholpur in Rajasthan on Monday. The contingent is marching to the national capital to press for their demands of land and employment opportunities. This is the biggest march by landless...
  • Bangalore Mayor, wife 'landless labourers' September 2, 2012

    Bangalore: Believe it or not, Bangalore's Mayor and his wife are landless labourers, or so they claimed, to get eight acres of government land meant for poor landless workers. Mayor DV Murthy now faces charges of furnishing false certificates in what is bound to be yet another embarrassment for the...
  • Bihar man ostracised for refusing to give wife to rich man August 27, 2007

    Patna: A poor landless labourer and his family have been ostracised in a Bihar village for his refusal to hand over his wife to a rich man. Rudo Mandal, 40, and his wife Sushila Devi, 30, have been forced to go hungry along with their six children after they were...