Labour stands in Chennai are seen as places of job opportunities for migrant workers. But low wages, no bargaining power and illegal practices in labour stands leave the workers vulnerable in many ways.
This week in Mumbai: Navi Mumbai's first metro; Surge in mumps cases; Electric water taxis; Smog towers idea dropped and more… Mumbai Buzz: Navi Mumbai’s first metro | Smog tower idea dropped and more… was published on Citizen Matters, Mumbai
Other news of the week: Climate Action Plan, lapses in BBMP's roadworks, yes to hijabs in job exams and call for wildlife forensic lab. Bengaluru Buzz: Air pollution dips slightly |Flaws in BBMP’s roadworks … and more was published on Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
In other news from Chennai: Arappor alleges illegal mining costing state exchequer ₹700 crore; GCC budget focuses on stormwater drain works Chennai Buzz: North Chennai gets ₹1,000 crore| Bio-mining in Kodungaiyur dump yard… and more was published on Citizen Matters