Tag: Labour Day

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  • May Day 2019: President Kovind extends Labour Day wishes to celebrate workforce

    May Day 2019: President Kovind extends Labour Day wishes to celebrate workforce

    President Ram Nath Kovind, while acknowledging the hard work of the workforce of the country, shared his wishes to both men and women workers on his official Twitter handle where he, on the behalf of the nation, celebrated the grit and dedication of India’s countless workers.

    May 1, 2019
  • Kerala becomes ‘Nokku Kooli’ free on Labour Day

    Kerala becomes ‘Nokku Kooli’ free on Labour Day

    In a major push to transform Kerala as an investment-friendly destination, the CPI(M)-led LDF government has banned the obsolete ‘Nokku Kooli’ practice used by headload workers to extract exorbitant wages without doing any work. “The order, which was issued last night, comes into effect from today on Labour Day,” an official statement said. “Nokku Kooli, …

    May 2, 2018
  • Political leaders greet workers on Labour Day

    Political leaders greet workers on Labour Day

    In India, Labour Day is a public holiday held on every 1 May. It is celebrated as Antarrashtriya Shramik Diwas. The holiday is tied to labour movements for communist and socialist political parties.

    May 1, 2018
  • Google celebrates 2018 Labour Day with doodle

    Google celebrates 2018 Labour Day with doodle

    The day is a national holiday in India and its origin dates back to the late 19th century when the trade union and labour movements were growing in the US.

    May 1, 2018
  • Mamata Banerjee greets working class on May Day

    Mamata Banerjee greets working class on May Day

    In India, Labour Day is a public holiday held on every 1 May. It is celebrated as Antarrashtriya Shramik Diwas. The holiday is tied to labour movements for communist and socialist political parties.

    May 1, 2018
  • Rights of children

    Rights of children

    The first Labour Day was celebrated on the 5 September, 1882, in the New York City, USA. The Labour Movement in the United States encouraged labourers across the world to organise movements, to form pressure groups and labour unions. In the honour of the millions of labourers who toil hard round the clock, each day, …

    April 26, 2017