Kolkata, August 10
Jessop & Co, one of the oldest engineering companies, reopened on Saturday after the Government’s assurances to the authorities on the law and order front. The move by the Ruia-led man...
Bangalore/New Delhi, July 17
Contract workers on strike since July 7 seeking permanent status
Coimbatore, July 12
The All India Bank Employees Association (AIBEA) has urged the Government to put forth an effective mechanism to deal with high volume defaulters.
Á national banking policy and a national...
Brussels, June 29
A 24-hour strike by Belgian rail workers starting Sunday night was expected to cause delays and cancellations for people travelling between Brussels and Paris.
The strike, called to prote...
Kolkata, June 28
Normalcy returned at Coal India’s Talcher coalfields in Odisha, on Saturday afternoon, following a “temporary” withdrawal of an indefinite strike. The strike had cost CIL more than a lak...
Kochi, June 8
Facilitate long-term wage settlement with unions, IOC official tells govt
Kochi, May 28
Frequent strikes in Kochi Port and in its container terminal have prompted the shipping fraternity to seek a mechanism to curb the menace. The Cochin Steamer Agents Association has r...
Mumbai, May 19
Giving a strike call on May 23 against recommendations of the P J Nayak Committee on corporate governance in public sector banks, various bank employees’ associations said today they would oppose a...
Kolkata, Aug 11
Several commuters in Kolkata faced the Monday morning blues, with over 10,000 taxis remaining off the roads. The city has around 30,000 to 35,000 taxis (yellow cabs that include Ambassad...
July 21, 2014
The best way to tackle workers’ dissent is to end informal work
New Delhi, July 17
Contract workers at the Delhi factory of biscuits major Britannia Industries have gone on strike, partially affecting production.
The company has declared the strike illegal and said avai...
Visakhapatnam, July 6
The AP Government on Sunday directed the management of Chittivalasa jute mills at Tagarapuvalasa to reopen it immediately. Lockout was declared in the mill on April 20, 2009, and has remain...
New Delhi, June 29
Thousands of striking steel factory workers in Delhi’s Wazirpur industrial area called off their 22-day strike after reaching an agreement with the owners. The workers, most of whom are...
New Delhi, June 24
A group of Delhi University teachers in favour of the four-year undergraduate programme went on a 24-hour-long hunger strike today to protest against the University Grants Commission order for its...
June 1, 2014
Amritsar, June 1 Radical Sikh outfit Dal Khalsa has called for ‘Amritsar shutdown’ on June 6 to mark the 30th anniversary of the Operation Bluestar.Addressing a press conference at the party...
Hyderabad, May 27
Electricity employees in Andhra Pradesh called of their two-day flash strike late on Monday night following a settlement with the Government on wage revision.
Power supply was restored by...
Hyderabad, May 18
The United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) has called upon all unions of bank employees to organise protest meetings/demonstrations after working hours on May 21o condemn the recent re...