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Kerala's efforts to protect migrant workers amid COVID crisis

Kannur: The state government has been making efforts to protect the migrant workers ..

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Mosaraf Hossan was a loyal worker in 'Bhai Bazar', says employer
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34 lakh migrant workers in Kerala; no clue of whereabouts
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Migrant family including 7 kids struggle to survive after UP man falls ill

SC directs Centre, states to send migrant workers to their native places within 15 days

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Centre and state governments to send all the migrant workers to their native places ..


More train services to take migrant workers from Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala has prepared the list of the trains which will be operated to take migrant workers to their places. Labour ..

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Migrant workers protest over cancelled train in Pathanamthitta, police resort to lathi-charge

Pathanamthitta: Violating the lockdown restrictions, migrant workers attempted to stage a protest over cancellation of the train to ..

സൈക്കിളിൽ ഛത്തീസ്ഗഢിലേക്ക്  : 14 മറുനാടൻ തൊഴിലാളികളെ പിടികൂടി തിരിച്ചയച്ചു

Bicycle ride to Chhattisgarh: Police nab 14 migrant workers

Thiruvananthapuram: Kazhakkootttam police have foiled the plan of migrant workers to have a bicycle ride from here to their native ..


SC asks Centre, states to provide free food, shelter to migrant labourers

New Delhi: Taking cognizance of the "unfortunate and miserable" plight of the migrant labourers stranded across the country ..

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Migrant workers assemble in front of CPM office in Pathanamthitta demanding bus for return

Pathanamthitta: Police on Monday disbursed a group of migrant workers who had assembled at the CPM district committee office here demanding ..

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Migrant workers gather at Kannur railway station hearing rumours of train service

Kannur: A large group of migrant workers gathered at the Kannur railway station, causing concern to the authorities. The migrants reached ..


Can't stop or monitor movement of migrant workers on roads, says SC

New Delhi:The Supreme Court Friday said it is impossible for courts to monitor or stop the movement of migrant workers across the country ..

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FM announces free foodgrains for 8 crore migrant workers for 2 months

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday announced free foodgrains for an estimated 8 crore migrant workers for next ..

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MP: Five migrant labourers killed, 13 hurt as truck overturns

Narsinghpur: At least five migrant labourers were killed and 13 others injured when a truck in which they were travelling overturned ..


Migrant workers to return home in 2 trains from Kozhikode on Wednesday

Kozhikode: Two special trains will take migrant workers from Kozhikode railway station to their native states on Wednesday. The trains ..

ഞങ്ങൾ എത്തി... ഒഡീഷയിൽനിന്ന് പോലീസിന് സല്യൂട്ട്

Migrant workers reach Odisha safe and sound, express gratitude to police

Aluva: “We reached safely and are placed in quarantine here,” Veerendra Malik called the COVID control centre at Ernakulam ..


Migrant workers paid full train fare to travel by special trains

Kozhikode: Railway authority informed that no relaxation was given in the train ticket of migrant workers who were taken in the special ..


Centre not even spending a single rupee to help migrant workers, says Kadakampally Surendran

Thiruvananthapuram: Minister Kadakampally Surendran dismissed the claims of BJP leaders that the central government is bearing 85 percent ..

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Kerala not bearing ticket expense of migrant workers returning home: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the state government is not bearing the ticket expense of migrant labourers ..


First special train from Kerala carrying 1,150 migrants arrives in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The first 'Shramik Special' train to Odisha carrying around 1,150 migrant workers stranded in Kerala due to the ..

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Youth Congress workers help migrant couple, gift essential items to 3-week old baby

Aluva: Youth Congress has stepped up to offer help to a three week old baby of migrant labourers. A house owner had forced a couple ..

ഈ തൊഴിലാളികൾ അൻസാറിന് അതിഥികൾതന്നെ

For Ansar, his hotel staff are indeed 'guest' workers

Varkala: Varkala native hotel owner holds his migrant workers close to him even during the lockdown. Ansar is a running a budget friendly ..

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Confusion over police announcement; migrant workers gather on road to return home

Pathanamthitta: When the police made a mike announcement to console the migrant workers trapped here during the COVID lockdown, they ..

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Kerala gives us benefits not available elsewhere, says migrant workers

Kalikavu (Malappuram): Amid fake campaigns against the state government, the migrant workers openly admit that Kerala's policy ..

Migrant workers donate to CMRDF

Two migrant workers donate Rs 5000 to CMDRF as token of gratitude

Neeleshwaram (Kasaragod): Two migrant workers from Rajasthan have proved they can also be part of the mission to help Kerala that offered ..

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People with vested interest unleash fake campaigns: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that a fake campaign is going on alleging the government is giving unnecessary ..


Authorities deny campaign in Rahul Gandhi's constituency saying migrant workers are in crisis

Malappuram: A fake campaign is going on in national level alleging that the migrant labourers in MP Rahul Gandhi's constituency ..

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Shashi Tharoor speaks in Bengali, urges migrant workers in Kerala to remain in state

Senior Congress leader and Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor posted a video in social media appealing to the migrant workers in ..

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Provided all facilities for other state labourers: Minister V. S. Sunil Kumar

Kochi: Minister for Agriculture V. S. Sunil Kumar declared that the government has provided all facilities for other state workers ..

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One more person arrested in connection to Payippad migrant labourers' protest

Kottayam: One more person has been arrested in connection with Payippad protest, in which hundreds of migrant labourers got together ..

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Payippad protest: Police interrogate migrant labourers

Kottayam: Police have intensified the investigation on Payippad incident where migrant labourers violated the lockdown to protest. ..


Migrant workers’ protest: Minister P Thilothaman alleges conspiracy

Thiruvananthapuram: Food and Civil Supplies Minister P. Thilothaman alleged that migrant workers taking to the streets in protest amid ..

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Action against contractors if migrant workers’ violate lockdown, warns V. S. Sunil Kumar

Kochi: Following the protest of migrant workers in Kottayam on Sunday amid lockdown, Minister for Agriculture V. S. Sunil Kumar warned ..

Oyur Theft case

Nepali labourers, who robbed house while family was away, nabbed in Kollam

Oyoor (Kollam): Pooyappalli police has taken three Nepali youths into custody for theft. The accused, Rageshshahi (32), Sumanshahi ..

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Kerala becomes a destination for migrant sex workers, finds survey

Kannur: Kerala, which is home to more than 3.5 million migrant labourers, has also become a destination for migrant sex workers. A ..


12 migrant workers in Wayanad under treatment with cholera symptoms

Kalpetta: As many as 12 migrant workers, including children, from Assam have been admitted to hospitals in Wayanad with symptoms of ..


Perumbavoor murder triggers anti-migrant sentiments among locals

Perumbavoor: The flow of other state workers into Kerala is triggering a fear in many. Criminal mentality among the migrant workers ..

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Dhal, roti, chaval... Malayalam learning for migrant labourers begins with food items

Perumbavoor: It could be really interesting to start learning a language with the names of food. This technique has been tried in the ..


Migrant labourer from Nagaland helps boy return home

Irinjalakkuda: Amidst rumours of other state labourers kidnapping children, a migrant labourer became a model for all by helping ..