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May Day: Solidarity and empathy amid...

May Day: Solidarity and empathy amid...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 1 2021

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have issued separate messages marking the

ED: A day for honouring the worker

ED: A day for honouring the worker

Editorial

Sat, May 1 2021

Let us take this opportunity to renew our commitment to workers

OP-ED: Protecting worker rights in accordance...

OP-ED: Protecting worker rights in accordance...

Maruf Ul Abed

Sat, May 1 2021

The pandemic has been tough on workers, and most issues are yet to be resolved

OP-ED: An equitable world for all...

OP-ED: An equitable world for all...

Mohammad Tareq Hasan

Sat, May 1 2021

Can we start building a post-capitalist society?

Historic May Day

Historic May Day today

Labour

Sat, May 1 2021

The day has been observed across the globe since 1886, commemorating the sacrifice of the workers at...

May Day Musing: What is limited...

May Day Musing: What is limited...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 1 2020

May Day in 2020 comes at a time when those who sell their labour and those who own the means of production...

The waiting game

The waiting game

Image Gallery

Thu, Apr 30 2020

With the lockdown nearing an end and some sectors opening up in a limited manner, many have returned...

Historic May Day on Friday

Historic May Day on Friday

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 30 2020

International Workers' Day has been observed across the globe since 1886

Clashes in Paris as tens of thousands...

Clashes in Paris as tens of thousands...

Europe

Thu, May 2 2019

More than 7,400 police were out on the streets with orders from President Emmanuel Macron to take an...

Workers demand workplace safety, fair...

Workers demand workplace safety, fair...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 1 2019

They made the urge while participating in a number of rallies held in Dhaka

Historic May Day being observed across...

Historic May Day being observed across...

Nation

Wed, May 1 2019

This year’s theme is “Build Worker-Owner Unity, Take Oath for Development”

Standing with the worker

Standing with the worker

Editorial

Wed, May 1 2019

Around 72% garment workers have experienced sexual harassment in one form or the other

May Day: Do we need to recognize unpaid...

May Day: Do we need to recognize unpaid...

Event

Tue, Apr 30 2019

'They expected me to cook. It’s now expected that men will share housework with the wife. My...

Riot police, masked protesters clash...

Riot police, masked protesters clash...

Europe

Wed, May 2 2018

Authorities said around 1,200 protesters, many garbed in black, had turned up on the sidelines of the...

PM: No benefit in lodging complaints...

PM: No benefit in lodging complaints...

Labour

Tue, May 1 2018

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says some labour leaders are engaged in efforts to defame the country

Families of lightning victims to each...

Families of lightning victims to each...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 1 2018

This will come as per the government policy of providing Tk2 lakh as compensation to labourers killed...

BNP to bring out rally in city on May...

BNP to bring out rally in city on May...

Politics

Mon, Apr 30 2018

'We've decided to take out a workers' rally from in front of our Naya Paltan office around 11am on May...

Historic May Day to be observed...

Historic May Day to be observed...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 30 2018

May Day is a public holiday. All public and private offices, courts, banks, mills and factories will...

A day of solidarity

A day of solidarity

Editorial

Mon, Apr 30 2018

Unless and until we treat our workers as fellow human beings, we cannot claim to have progressed as a...

A work in progress

A work in progress

Miti Sanjana

Tue, May 2 2017

We seldom talk about the pressing issue of maternity rights for workers