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Gujarat: Textile transport goods associations threaten to on strike

February 14, 2021 12:08 am

On Saturday, three textile goods transport associations and labour union leaders held a meeting with the Federation of Surat Textile Traders Association (FOSTTA) and sought the latter’s help to make representations to the police commissioner to change the timings.

Realtors, contractors to go on strike against cement, steel price hike

February 11, 2021 6:20 pm

The rising prices of these raw materials is expected to push the construction costs up by 15-25 per cent, thus impacting prices of housing and other commercial structures.

Strike by Taiwan air attendants halts flights for thousands

June 21, 2019 12:03 pm

Local media reported more than 100 flights were being canceled and almost 20,000 passengers affected on the first three days of the strike, which began Thursday afternoon after negotiations broke down.

Maharashtra: Medical interns demand higher stipend, threaten to go on strike

June 05, 2019 7:57 am

Demand increased stipend of Rs 16,500 per month, structured work hours with one weekly off

West Bengal: Will resist if govt tries to foil shutdown, say trade unions

January 07, 2019 3:49 am

CITU state president Subhas Mukherjee on Sunday said that their workers will be on the streets to resist any attempt by the state government to foil the shutdown.

Petrol pump dealers call off Friday's strike

October 12, 2017 1:40 am

The 24-hour strike was called against new Marketing Discipline Guidelines which impose stringent penalties.

Pay, pension: Rail unions call for strike from July 11

June 09, 2016 1:59 am

Mishra said the strike was inevitable due to the attitude of Central the government over the charter of demands submitted more than six months ago, although they had deferred their strike from April at its instance.

Chandigarh: Nurses association to go on indefinite strike from Mar 15

March 05, 2016 8:30 am

According to the PGI nurses association, it is protesting against the non-implementation of the 7th pay commission recommendations.

Chandigarh: One-day strike ends, PGI nurses resume duties

February 28, 2016 9:57 am

PGI officials said that nurses who were on strike against the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations resumed their duties on Saturday and things at the institute were back to normal.

Railway JEs, SSEs demanding Group B status to go on mass leave on Wednesday

January 19, 2016 4:19 pm

The protest will be organised under the banner of All India Railway Engineers Federation (AIREF).


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.

Expression of views welcomed, if done peacefully: JNU VC

February 15, 2016 7:07 am

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University Vice Chancellor Mamidala Jagdesh Kumar on Monday said they encourage open expression of views and ideas as far as it is peaceful. He further said that any problem can be solved through discussion and there is no need to sit on a strike.

Rohith Vemula suicide: JNU students sit on hunger strike

January 25, 2016 5:50 am

New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University students sat on hunger strike to protest against the Dalit scholar's suicide at the University of Hyderabad. One of protestors said they want the accused politicos to resign as soon as possible.