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Central trade unions


Trade unions call for nationwide protest on Wed against privatisation, other policies in Budget

February 02, 2021 5:33 pm

According to statement protest day to be observed through massive demonstrations/mobilizations at the workplaces, and industrial centres/areas and also burning the copies of the Labour Codes.

Trade unions call nationwide general strike on Nov 26; support next week's farmers' agitation

November 17, 2020 4:44 pm

A joint forum statement said that in addition to workers, people from all walks of life and all sections of the society, viz, students, youth, women, peasants have been coming forward extending their whole-hearted support to the call of general strike on November 26.

Changes in labour laws: Trade unions to hold nationwide protest on May 22

May 15, 2020 4:51 pm

The trade unions – Congress-backed INTUC, Left’s CITU and AITUC and others like HMS, AIUTUC, TUCC, SEWA, AICCTU, LPF and UTUC – have accused the central government of taking decisions that are against the working class which is already in deep distress owing to the coronavirus lockdown.

Banking services affected owing to nationwide trade union strike

January 08, 2020 1:19 pm

Multiple banking activities in bank branches of various PSU banks such as cash withdrawal and deposits have been affected due to the strike across the country.

Bharat Bandh: Violence, arson across Bengal, 55 arrested in Kolkata

January 09, 2020 9:14 am

Bharat Bandh: Other than banking, transport and other key services are also likely to be disrupted in many states due to the nationwide strike.

Bharat bandh unlikely to disrupt life in Karnataka, bus, metro services to operate normally in Bengaluru

January 08, 2020 6:59 am

The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) and Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) services are unlikely to be affected since the management of both corporations have warned their employees of disciplinary action if they participated in the nationwide strike.

Bharat bandh today by trade unions: All you need to know

January 08, 2019 7:35 am

Bharat Bandh: The 48-hour-long national strike will start from midnight of January 7 and is likely to have a major impact in Left-dominated states of Kerala and West Bengal

Trade unions divided on September 2 strike; Majority says yes, BMS differs

August 29, 2015 2:02 am

“Trade unions will go ahead with September 2 strike,” said INTUC president G Sanjeeva Reddy after a three-hour long meeting of union leaders.

Talks in a limbo: Unions to take call on Sept 2 strike today

August 28, 2015 2:50 am

The government is understood to have circulated a note, explaining that it is already working on seven of the demands put ahead by trade unions, including amendments to Minimum Wages Act, Contract Labour Act.

Before ILC gathering, PM to meet trade unions

July 18, 2015 1:13 am

Laws (Exemption from Furnishing Returns and Maintaining Registers by Certain Establishments) Act, amendments to the Factories Act, 1948 are pending with Parliament.


BEST employees call off strike

June 22, 2020 6:05 pm

BEST union workers call off 9-day-old strike. One of the terms agreed to was the appointment of a high court judge to negotiate terms.