Migrant Labourers

  • SC notice to Odisha, Andhra over labourers whose hands were chopped off 27-01-2014 11:57 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has taken suo motu cognisance of media reports on two Odisha labourers whose hands were chopped off by a contractor from Andhra Pradesh in December last year. The top court issued notices to the Odisha and Andhra Pradesh governments over the incident. The hands of...
  • Separated from her family at Katni railway station, 14-year-old girl returns home 23-09-2013 10:53 AM

    Separated from her parents during a train journey nearly three months ago, a 14-year-old girl of Odisha's Nuapada district, who had to work as a maid in Gujarat before being rescued by an NGO, returned home, police said on Monday. The girl, Sunita of Fokatpada village, was brought by a...
  • Who speaks for the migrant worker in India?

    The other India |  Debraj Bhattacharya
    Jagmohan Chaudhuri used to live in village Sandesh of Bhojpur District of Bihar. He was married to Bijanti Kunwar, and had five children. It was...

  • Haryana schools migrant labourers kids 17-06-2007 12:31 PM

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  • Punjab unrest drives out migrant labour 22-05-2007 11:06 AM

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