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Strike by Taiwan air attendants halts flights for thousands

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Day before strike, Centre warns staff of stern action

National Joint Council of Action has proposed a dharna to pursue its demands.

Strike on Thursday: Taxi, auto union to protest against web-based cab services in Mumbai

20,000 taxi drivers and 15,000 auto drivers are going to join the morcha on Thursday

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BEST employees call off strike

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.

Nepal: Strike Called by Maoists Disrupts Life

Life across the country was affected by a general strike called by the CPN Maoist on Thursday. Commuters were hit hard by the strike as public transportation came to a standstill in most parts of the country. Maoist activists hurled petrol bombs, vandalized and torched vehicles early in the morning causing panic among people. As […]


Expression of views welcomed, if done peacefully: JNU VC

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

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.