Rise and grind

May 1 recently passed by and marks Labour Day each year - on which we celebrate unsung heroes working across the world. For most, working hard throughout the day is part of their daily grind. However, these conditions are not pleasant for many. Poor wages, child labour and no sight of social security for the aged, are all issues that surround employment. Gulf News readers have clicked and shared these images that help shed light on such situations.

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16:41 May 6, 2018
Najmus saqib clicked this image of a child playing while a on-duty security personal stands alert in the city of Srinagar, kashmir.
Image by: Zarina Fernandes/ Gulf News
Compiled by: Shreeja Nair, Senior Web Editor