Indian Catholic News

Undocumented migrant worker in Malaysia wins right to be heard

Malaysia: Court rules authorities cannot use immigration laws to deny justice.


Bangladesh's returning migrant workers struggle for survival

Bangladesh: Poor nation’s young people dream of making a fortune overseas but those dreams are often destroyed by unscrupulous..


The worst-hit victims of a globalized economy

Philippines: While the rich get richer, a growing number of filipino street children are being subjected to abject poverty and abuse...


Catholic workers in Bangladesh labor over Lent

Bangladesh: Migrant workers find juggling factory jobs and religious practice a nearly impossible feat, but help is at hand.


India's working class demands labor rights

India: A collective of rights workers, including a catholic group, have prepared a charter of demands for labor rights.


Philippine migrants face abuse abroad and apathy at home

Philippines: Labor advocate calls for greater government protection for overseas workers.


SC slams Odisha over plight of migrant workers

India: The court had jan 27 taken suo motu cognizance of a newspaper report about the chopping off of the workers' hands.