May Day

May Day

BNP castigates govt for not supporting poor labourers

BNP secretary general said pro-ruling party people are taking benefits of the government-announced stimulus packages

BNP castigates govt for not supporting poor labourers

Workplace accidents

Transport workers dying in large numbers

Md Sanoy would work as a bus driver's assistant for long. His is from the village Kendua of Netrakona. He was returning with his bus to Netrokona from Chattogram on 1 February. His bus collided ...

Transport workers dying in large numbers

May Day

Ensure health safety at the workplace

As the number of coronavirus cases has spiked at present, emphasis must be placed on health safety in all workplaces, including workers wearing masks and maintaining health and hygiene protocol in ...

Ensure health safety at the workplace

Historic May Day today

The historic May Day will be observed today, (1 May) in the country and elsewhere across the world with due respect

Historic May Day today

China sees 85m domestic tourist trips in three days

China saw nearly 85 million domestic tourist trips in the first three days of its five-day May Day holiday which started 1 May, the culture and tourism ministry said on Sunday.

People enjoy the day at a beach after no local coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases have been recorded for 2 weeks in Hong Kong, China on 3 May 2020. Reuters

TOP SHOTS (1 May 2020)

Hospital ship USNS Comfort departs Manhattan during the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York, 30 April, 2020.

Labour rights must be ensured

Historic May Day is the day of establishing workers’ rights, sparked off by a movement in Chicago on 1 May 1886. A number of labourers laid down their lives demanding an eight-hour workday. ...

Labour rights must be ensured

‘No day is special for us’

Taher Ali was toiling with a heavy sack of sand on his shoulder in the scorching summer heat. He was working at a construction site near Panthapath area, in Dhaka city.The day labourer looked ...

‘No day is special for us’

Hundreds arrested in May Day protests in Paris

Nearly 300 protesters were arrested Tuesday after May Day riots in central Paris, where hooded youths torched a McDonald’s restaurant and several vehicles during a march against president ...

Hundreds arrested in May Day protests in Paris

May Day being observed

The historic May Day is being observed in the country as elsewhere across the globe on Tuesday with a pledge to establish the rights of workers.May Day, also known as the International Workers' ...

May Day being observed
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