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01-09-2014

‘Repugnant' ferry move puts safety at risk

16 August 2014 - A seafarers' union has condemned UK government plans to revoke four shipping safety regulations introduced after the 1987 Herald of Free Enterprise ferry disaster in which 193 people died. Nautilus International has accused the government of putting costs before safety in its (...)   more
01-09-2014

TKTMS to Focus on Youth Organizing

“Creation of decent employment, opportunities for skills up gradation, adequate social protection and ensuring rights at work are the key areas to promote youth,” stated Pon Kumar, TKTMS President at the Youth Conference, which was held on 19 August 2014 at Villupuram in Tamil Nadu State of (...)   more