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Day: July 31, 2019

Union says corruption main cause of Zimbabwe’s power cuts

The level of corruption is so high that services have been crippled. In the few factories that remain open, thousands of jobs are being lost as there is no power to run machinery and equipment. The power utility is alsoRead More

Four coal miners dead and nine injured in a Coal India accident

Bharatpur is in the Talcher coalfields of Mahanadi Coalfields, a subsidiary of Coal India Limited in the state of Odisha. So far, nine coal miners have been rescued from the debris and are receiving medical treatment. The bodies of threeRead More

Cement unions in India commit to improve occupational health and safety

Trade union representatives reported that despite improvements in OHS in the cement industry and periodic health check-ups in many places, most of the workforce in the industry is not provided with comprehensive safety training. As a result, a large numberRead More