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In a first since 1978, May Day observed in Tripura without govt holiday

Former chief minister Manik Sarkar said his party has failed to reach all workers and labourers in the state and urged Left trade unions to organise labourers and workers from the unorganised sector.

May Day 2019: Read these 6 books with your children

May Day or Labour Day: If your child is wondering why he or she did not have to go to school today, talk to them about May Day. And here are some books that will help them understand workers' rights better.


May Day special: When a Bengali revolutionary founded the Mexican Communist Party

M N Roy, who left India during this period to raise funds, soon found himself intimately involved in the growing Communist struggle across the world.

LiveMay Day 2019 LIVE updates: Some banks shut; PM Modi wishes Gujart, Maharashtra on foundation day

Labour Day 2019 LIVE updates: In India, the first Labour day was celebrated in the year 1923. It was the Labour Kisan Party who had organised the May Day celebrations in Chennai (then Madras).

Happy Labour Day 2019 Wishes Images, Quotes, Messages, SMS, Pictures, Status, Wallpapers, and Greetings

Happy Labour Day 2019 Wishes Images, Quotes, Messages, SMS, Status: The day is dedicated to the labourers and working class worldwide.

Bank Holiday Today: SBI, PNB Banks closed on Labour Day

Bank Holiday in May 2019 India: All branches of State bank of India (SBI) will be closed in states such as - Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Assam, Karnataka, Kerala, Goa, Manipur, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, West Bengal and Maharashtra (Maharashtra Day).


Tripura govt drops Labour Day from list of holidays, 'anti-working class decision', says Oppn

May Day was included in the list of government holidays in Tripura by the first Left Front government which was formed in 1978 under former Chief Minister Late Nripen Chakraborty.

Saturday's anti-government protest in Paris placed under high security

Prefect Michel Delpuech promised Friday in a news conference a "powerful and consistent'' effort, four days after May Day protests turned violent in the French capital.

LiveLabour Day 2018 LIVE UPDATES: PM Modi dedicates day to diligent workers

Labour Day 2018 LIVE UPDATES: Several political parties and leaders are wishing the nation on May Day and acknowledge the efforts of hardworking people who contribute to the nation and society.

Labour Day 2018: Noida BJP MLA organises 'shram panchayat'

Singh said the government has devised various schemes "from womb to tomb" for the labour class, but a lack of awareness prevents them from enjoying their benefits.

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May Day 2019: No respite for daily wagers on Labour Day

May 1 is also marked as ‘Maharashtra Day’ and ‘Gujarat Day’ to mark the date in 1960 when the two western states attained statehood after the erstwhile Bombay state was divided into linguistic lines.