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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.

Post-strike,trade unions want dialogue with govt

March 01, 2012 2:47 am

With their nationwide strike evoking a mixed response,leaders of the 11 central trade unions struck a conciliatory tone,asking Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to take note of their demands and call them for talks

Unions reject govt’s appeal,strike today

February 28, 2012 3:19 am

Rejecting the government’s last-minute appeal to call off their strike,11 central trade unions and a host of federations of workers will enforce a daylong nationwide general strike,which is likely to affect many sectors,especially mining,manufacturing,jute,banks and insurance

Govt’s leave circular hands ammo to Congress

February 23, 2012 3:02 am

Bhattacharjee has urged the Chief Secretary to allow employees to “apply for leave” if they fail to attend duties “for some personal reasons”.


BEST employees call off strike

January 16, 2019 6:40 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.