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Indian court orders states to send migrant workers home in 15 days

Indian court orders states to send migrant workers home in 15 days

India's Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered states to identify stranded migrant workers and transport them back to their hometowns within 15 days

Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of the fasting month, thousands of migrant workers in Singapore have had to spend the holiday in quarantine because of outbreaks of the novel coronavirus

24 migrant workers killed in road accident in India

24 migrant workers killed in road accident in India

Twenty-four migrant workers were killed and at least 15 injured in a road accident on Saturday in northern India, police said.

Police clash with migrant workers as India eases coronavirus curbs

Police clash with migrant workers as India eases coronavirus curbs

Indian police fired tear gas on Monday to scatter migrant workers during clashes in the western state of Gujarat, officials said, as authorities relaxed one of the world's strictest lockdowns to stem the spread of the coronavirus.

Migrant workers in Malaysia to undergo coronavirus tests as curbs eased

Migrant workers in Malaysia to undergo coronavirus tests as curbs eased

Migrant workers in Malaysia are now required to be tested for the new coronavirus, a senior minister said, as the government eased six-week long curbs on movement and businesses.

Fear grips Kashmiri village where Indian migrant workers killed

Fear grips Kashmiri village where Indian migrant workers killed

Locals in the Kashmiri village where five Indian migrant labourers were killed by gunmen last week say they are living in fear of militant groups as well as the subsequent crackdown by security forces.

Indian state leader to move migrant workers from Kashmir after violence

Indian state leader to move migrant workers from Kashmir after violence

More than 100 migrant workers from India's Kashmir will be moved after a spate of killings by suspected separatist militants underlined the threat to outsiders in the restive region.

'Qatar committed to enhance migrant workers' digital access'

'Qatar committed to enhance migrant workers' digital access'

Qatar is committed to deliver and ensure ICT technologies to all segments of its population, particularly migrant workers in their accommodations across the country ...

Europe struggling to 'catch' bad bosses who enslave migrant workers

Europe struggling to 'catch' bad bosses who enslave migrant workers

European nations are struggling to stop migrant workers being abused and treated like modern-day slaves, as exploitative bosses - in sectors from construction to farming - dupe labour inspectors, a European Union (EU) agency said on Wednesday.

Global 'TripAdvisor' for migrant workers takes aim at modern slavery

Global 'TripAdvisor' for migrant workers takes aim at modern slavery

Migrant workers can now rate their recruiters and warn others of potential abuses on a global portal aimed at stamping out modern slavery that mirrors reviews on the travel website TripAdvisor.

Al-Nuaimi meets former Nepalese minister Lakhak

Al-Nuaimi meets former Nepalese minister Lakhak

During the meeting, the two sides talked about bilateral relations and ways to strengthen and support them, and also held discussions on issues of common interest.

13 Myanmar passengers killed in Thai van crash

13 Myanmar passengers killed in Thai van crash

Thirteen Burmese people were killed on Friday when their van collided with a truck in central Thailand and burst into flames, police said, the latest gruesome accident on the kingdom's notoriously dangerous roads.