Kochi, April 23
Appointment of retired bank employees on contract basis is detrimental to the prospects of existing staff and denies job opportunities to unemployed youth, according to Syndicate Bank Staff Associ...
Kolkata, April 11
The Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) has de-reconised the Haldia Dock Officers Forum for criticising the port management.
KoPT in a letter said that the forum which was to look after welfare of...
Thiruvananthapuram, March 24
The State unit of All-India Bank Officers Confederation (AIBOC) has protested against the directive to keep bank offices open on Good Friday and Easter Sunday. Abraham Shaji John, secretary of the...
Kochi, March 14
Labour unions have demanded withdrawal of discount in port charges introduced to woo ships to Vallarpadam terminal.
In a letter to the port chairman, the Joint Forum of Trade Unions alleg...
Mumbai, March 8
Employees of Mahindra & Mahindra’s Nashik plant have called off the proposed strike on March 11, said the company in an exchange filing. The tool down strike by M&M’s employees w...
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb. 27
Kerala High Court admits petition filed by staff union; hearing next month
February 27, 2013
Violence of any kind is bad. But, screaming television anchors and industry captains ‘demonising’ trade unions for the violence in the Noida industrial belt during the recent two-day strike, may b...
February 21, 2013
Strikes invariably hit at economic growth. However, the government has failed to consider the conditions of workers in unorganised sectors — their not being paid minimum salary, with no re...
Thiruvananthapuram, May 7
Employees of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard) will conduct lunch-time demonstrations on Wednesday to protest move to amend Nabard Act, 1981.
All-India Nabard E...
Mumbai, April 18
The collective bargaining exercise for wage hike in public sector and old generation private sector banks could take an interesting turn.
Bank managements are likely to broach the sensiti...
Kannur, April 8
A. K. Padmanabhan and Tapan Sen were today re-elected President and General Secretary of the CITU on the concluding day of the four-day conference here. Ranjana Nirula was elected Treasurer.
Frankfurt, Mar 20
German airline Lufthansa said today it will cancel nearly 500 European flights tomorrow owing to planned warning strikes by ground staff and other divisions within the group.
“Due to anno...
Thiruvananthapuram, March 8
Discrepancies in farm debt waiver scheme are a reflection on staff shortage at apex banks, according to a staff union. All-India Nabard Employees Union said the R...
New Delhi, March 1
Trade unions have slammed the Union Budget for being high on rhetoric, and not reflecting even a minimum effort to address the serious concerns of the common people, such as rising food prices, gr...
Mumbai, Feb. 27
Hindalco Industries, an Aditya Birla Group company, has announced a lock out at its aluminium foil manufacturing plant at Silvassa in the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli. The c...
New Delhi, Feb. 21
The Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party responded cautiously to the two-day strike by trade unions, while the Left parties said the Centre should see the ‘writing on the wall’. The C...
New Delhi, Feb 21
Banking, transport and postal services were hit on the second day of the all-India strike called by trade unions. Production was also affected in the Dharuhera and Manesar-Gurgaon industrial belts...