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18 trade unions and political group reject to privatization of PTCL, Workers assured full support for October 5th demo in Lahore
A Pakistan Telecommunication Workers Solidarity Multi Party conference was held at Ambassador hotel in Lahore on 27th of September 2011....read more 


Protest camp by telecommunication workers in Lahore BY:Farooq Tariq ( 5\08\2011) On 5th August, over 400 trade unions and political activists came to GPO Chouck in solidarity with the protesting Telecommunication workers. The....read more


Learning from Muslim Fundamentalists                           By: Farooq Tariq (24\07\2011) 32 years old Norwegian, Anders Behring Breivik, who killed 92 on 22nd July 2011 in Oslo has used similar techniques in bomb blast and shooting of the... read more


MQM PPP alliance once again: no dignity in politics By: Farooq Tariq (19\07\2011) Perhaps never in history of political alliances, such U turns would have been witnessed as we see now with MQM returning to the government in.... read more


Feelings of revenge will not end with Osama’s death The Left view from Pakistan By:Farooq Tariq(7\5\2011)In the first four days after Osama Bin Laden’s assassination, the mass reaction in Pakistan is very mixed. In Punjab there is a general sympathy towards Asama, however not.... road more


May Day 2011: A minimum wage of Rupees 15000 for eight hours a day: By; Farooq Tariq(29\04\2011) Since 1886 May Day has been the workers’ day across the globe “It is Resolved ... that eight hours shall constitute a legal day's labor from and after May.... read more  


Policy for home-based Workers Sought:KARACHI, April 11: Rights activists at a convention on Monday demanded that the government formulate a national policy for home-based workers (HBWs) and legislate to recognize them as workers.... read more


Media predilections, the case of MQM and AMP rallies By: Farooq Tariq(13\04\2011) There were two public rallies this month in Punjab. In both rallies, the numbers of participants were nearly equal. In both cases, over 10,000 participated in each of the rallies, One was organized by MQM in.. read more


First Annual Convention of Home Based Women Workers Federation (HBWWF), Pakistan  (11 April 2011, Art Council Auditorium, Karachi) It is historic event that the Home Based Women Workers Federation, Pakistan (HBWWF),... read more

A malevolent campaign by Government of Punjab  By: Farooq Tariq(06\04\2011) Today, most of the Newspapers in Punjab have printed a front page advertisement of the Health department of Government of Punjab. It showed... read more


First Annual Convention of Home Based Women Bangle Workers Union in Hyderabad (HBWBWU):By Zehra Khan(28\01\2011) The first annual convention of the Home Based Women Bangle Workers Union, held on January 24th 2011 at Press Club in Hyderabad, was attended by more then 500 union.... read more


Labour Education Foundation  honoured with Silver Rose Award: We are happy to share the news that Labour Education Foundation (LEF) has been honoured with an international award called the SILVER ROSE AWARD in international.... read more


Telecommunication workers solidarity multi party conference Lahore: By Farooq Tariq (26\11\2010)Over 40 trade unions, social movements and political parties met here in Lahore on 25th November in a PTCL workers solidarity multi party conference.... read more


Telecom unions under attack in Pakistan: By Farooq Tariq(11\11\2010) Following a strike at Pakistan Telecommunication (PTCL) that was brutally suppressed by the government,... read more


Sindh Assembly Resolution Empowering Home Based Women Workers Adopted: Zehra Akbar Khan(04\11\2010) The Sindh Assembly on Wednesday unanimously adopted a resolution pertaining to the protection of rights of home-based women workers and recommended.. read more

Norwegian artists donate 1.48 million rupees to flood victims: Press Release – Lahore(26\10\2010) Several nationally known television and theater artists from Norway have collected rupees 1,480,135 in a bid to help the flood victims in Pakistan...... read more

Farooq Tariq: “The floods have revealed the real nature of poverty in Pakistan” :                                  22 October by Stéphanie Jacquemont: An interview with Farooq Tariq, member of CADTM Pakistan, Labour Relief Campaign (LRC) and spokesperson for.... read more

“Stop Drone Attacks, Stop Religious Fundamentalism”. Labour Education Foundation (LEF) and South Asia Alliance for Poverty Eradication (SAAPE) are jointly organizing a peace rally “Labour for Peace”...read more

Pir Sabbaq: not washed away: Cindy Zahnd(29\09\10)

I am a member of the Labor Relief Committee in Lahore and visited some of the areas affected by the floods. I would like to share with you theses portraits.... read more

Lahore rally against foreign debts: Farooq Tariq (19\09\2010) We had a very vibrant rally with a lot of slogans and with full enthusiasm. The rally.. read more

Event: Flood Crisis, an alternate perspective …On September 28, 2010 Khalid Mahmood, Director of Labour Education Foundation (LEF), and member of Labour Relief Campaign (LRC) will be visiting the San Francisco Bay Area to speak on  the current flood crisis, relief...read more
The first month of Labour Relief Campaign Pakistan: The Labour Relief Camp first camp was organized in Lahore on 1st August 2010 at Regal Chouck Lahore. Earlier on 25th July 2010, we decided to.... read more
Cultural life buoy: A Norwegian cultural campaign for flood victims: Fund raising began slowly but surely picked up in the Cultural life buoy - a Norwegian cultural campaign to support flood victims in Pakistan which started on 1st September by Norwegian-Pakistani actor and Board Member of the Norwegian Actors’ Equity Association,.. read more
Political parties demand debt cancellation, resolve to launch mass movement to refuse debt:Multi Party Conference against debt repayments:A Multiple Party Conference in Lahore decided to campaign against servicing to the masses and organize three rallies... read more
Multi Party Conference against debt repayments:(26\08\10):Labour Relief Campaign has called a multi party conference on Sunday 29th August in Lahore. The conference will discuss the issue of repayments of the debts and post flood scenario.... read more
Economic Cost of the Flood:Irfan Mufti(23\08\10)
With monsoonal rains continuing, the worst flooding in Pakistan in 80 years is still spreading. Pakistani relief organizations and government.....
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It is over 20 million people affected by the flood now:  By Farooq Tariq(19\08\2010):The flood is still on dangerous levels in several parts of Pakistan. The numbers of people effected by the flood have crossed 20.... read more
Sindh Labour Relief Campaign: By Nasir Mansoor 16\08\2010)we have formed the Sindh Labour Relief Committee (SLRC) in extended emergency meeting of different... read more
Appeal issued on August 12, 2010: It is over 20 million people affected by the flood now: The flood is still on dangerous levels in several parts of Pakistan. The numbers of people effected by the flood have.... read more
Appeal issued on August 7, 2010  
More than 12 million people suffering from floods in Pakistan:
Please donate to Labour Relief Campaign to help people of Pakistan: Pakistan is facing worst ever floods of its history. Torrential rains have unleashed flash floods in different parts of the country.... read more
Flood Disaster in District Sibi: District Sibi is the historical place of Baluchistan. The main mountains range is Zen, Bhambhore and  Dungaan. The climatic and topography of Sibi District is quite varied..... read more
Army accused of nepotism in Kalam evacuation operation: Retired official says Army always helped people in distress: August 03, 2010 By Ahmad Noorani
ISLAMABAD: Victims of the worst ever flood of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) history bounded...... read more

The strike of power looms workers in Faisalabad enters the seventh day. Farooq Tariq (27\07\2010)

All factories are closed. Today on 27th July, women workers demonstrated in front of the district.... read more

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME: PAKISTAN: More than one hundred thousand power loom workers are on strike and the government failed to increase the wages according to its... read more

Stop repression against struggling  power loom workers in Punjab: More than 100,000 workers of power loom in Faisalabad district of Punjab province are on strike from today, July 20, 2010 for their demand of wage increase according to the announcement by.... read more

Two Labour Leader Mostansir Randhawa and his Brother Killed In Faisalabad: On 6th July while Mustansar was listening to a worker who had not been paid his wages by a textile boss, an unknown person with a Kalashnikov entered the front room and fired. Mustansar... read more

Appeal issued on August 12, 2010: It is over 20 million people affected by the flood now: The.... read more


Appeal issued on August 7, 2010  
More than 12 million people suffering from floods in Pakistan:
Please donate to Labour Relief Campaign to help people of Pakistan: Pakistan is.... read more


Flood Disaster in District Sibi: District Sibi is the historical place of Baluchistan. The main..... read more

Army accused of nepotism in Kalam evacuation operation: Retired official says Army always helped people in distress: August 03, 2010 By Ahmad Noorani. read more

The strike of power looms workers in Faisalabad enters the seventh day. Farooq Tariq (27\07\2010)

All factories are closed. Today on 27th.... read more

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME: PAKISTAN: More... read more


Stop repression against struggling  power loom workers in Punjab: More than.... read more

Two Labour Leader Mostansir Randhawa and his Brother Killed In Faisalabad: On 6th July while Mustansar was listening to a worker who.. read more


A Workers election Campaign against feudal and capitalists: On 1st May 2010, over 5000.....read more

100 Years Ago: Women's Day (1910-2010)
Socialist Women Declare a Global Feminist Holiday:

by Megan Cornish(8 Mar,2010)
Global Research, March 8, 2010: In the process of accomplishing their own liberation... read more

Financial Appeal: We had launched a finance appeal on in mid December 2009 to raise funds....read more
Appeal to support families of Comrades died in accident   A brief tribute 
organizing home based women workers till last.
Four LEF leaders died in road accident:
Najma Khanum,  Rehana Kausar and Abdul Salam Salam along ...... read more

Straggering 31 Billion Dollar corruption under Musharaf: LPP press conference, Farooq Tariq(23,nov 2009)
Labour Party Pakistan is of the firm... read more

Pakistan: What to do about Religious Fundamentalism?Farooq Tariq (28 October 2009) let’s deal…...read more

Whither Pakistan!:Farooq Sulehria (26 October 2009) 'Whither Pakistan?'. This is a.....read more

LEF's Labour Conference: Industry – wise unions suggested: LAHORE, Oct 1: Need for ... read more

Myth of a 'legendary banker': (This article was sent to The News as a rejoinder but was not run...read more

Villains and clowns dominate Afghan electoral theatre: Unlike 2004 , global media are not buzzing... read more

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAM: Urgent Appeal Case: AHRC-UAC-097-2009-13 August 2009PAKISTAN: A human rights...read more

Why Tariq Mehmood was arrested in Gojra? :On 9th August 2009, Tariq Mehmood, a...read more

Please Protest:  Interwood Furniture Company's brutal actions against trade union: Today, 23rd May, few of the Interwood Furniture Compan... read more

Union busting at Inter Wood Furniture Factory; Union members on hunger strike in Lahore: In a recent move, the notorious bosses of Inter Wood... read more

Military Operation Cannot Eliminate Taliban: At the time when President Zardari was on US visit....read more

Relief Camp set up at Regal Chouck Lahore: Several social and labour organization have set...read more

Hoisting red flag amid green shadows,Peasant movement going from strength to strength        By: Farooq Tariq

Pakistan: What to do about Religious Fundamentalism?  By: Farooq Tariq

Whither Pakistan!                                                          Farooq Sulehria

 All Roads to Long March
 BY: FAROOQ TARIQ

A government in pandemonium
BY: FAROOQ TARIQ
 

450 killed in 50 US attacks
BY: FAROOQ SULEHRIA
 

US WAR ON PAKISTAN CONTINUES
BY: FAROOQ SULEHRIA
 

 

 

   

 

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