Coal India seeks to limit wage outgo

Coal India seeks to limit wage outgo

Coal India profits are under pressure due to sharp rise in expenses with wage being an important component.

Aug 20, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
Transport strike in Tamil Nadu withdrawn

Transport strike in Tamil Nadu withdrawn

The three-day transport strike in Tamil Nadu by 10 unions was withdrawn on Tuesday night following an agreement reached on various issues in talks between them and the government.

May 17, 2017, 13:27 PM IST

Employees of 3 SAIL units on strike: INTUC

Employees at three units of steel major SAIL went on day-long strike on Tuesday to protest against the government proposal to divest stake in them.

Apr 11, 2017, 14:44 PM IST
Strike by 10 trade unions begins; transport, banking to be hit

Strike by 10 trade unions begins; transport, banking to be hit

 Essential services such as banking and transport are likely to be hit today as 10 central trade unions go on one-day nationwide strike, protesting against "anti-worker" changes in labour laws and the Centre's "indifference" to their demands for better wages.

Sep 02, 2016, 10:59 AM IST

CITU flays Centre's 'reckless' easing FDI policy

In growing clamour against Centre's move of easing FDI in 15 key sectors, including defence, airlines and banking, Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) Thursday urged its members for a nationwide protest against the "anti-people and reckless decision".

Nov 12, 2015, 23:29 PM IST

Bharat Bandh: As it happened...

The nationwide bandh called by 10 trade unions to protest against changes in labour laws and privatisation of PSUs has badly affected normal life in parts of West Bengal, Kerala, Himachal Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana. Financial services were hit as lakhs of bank and insurance employees across the country began a one-day strike to protest against the anti-trade union and worker policies of the central government.

Sep 02, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

Trade unions' strike hits Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Sep 2 (IANS) The day-long nation-wide strike called by central trade unions affected normal life in many parts of Odisha on Wednesday as transport services came to a grinding halt.

Sep 02, 2015, 16:03 PM IST

Ten unions on strike: 7 things about Bharat Bandh

Here is a snapshot about what you need to know about today’s Bharat Bandh.

Sep 02, 2015, 13:58 PM IST

Normal life hit in Goa due to strike

Normal life was hit in Goa as ten central trade unions on Wednesday went on a day-long nationwide strike to protest against changes in labour laws and privatisation of PSUs.

Sep 02, 2015, 12:05 PM IST

Strike paralyses normal life in Left-ruled Tripura

Normal life in Left Front-ruled Tripura was on Wednesday paralysed following a nationwide day-long strike called by ten central trade unions.

Sep 02, 2015, 11:18 AM IST

Strike hits transport, banking in Telangana, Andhra

The nation-wide strike called by trade unions on Wednesday hit transport and banking services in both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

Sep 02, 2015, 11:10 AM IST

Shutdown hits commuters in Himachal Pradesh

The shutdown called by the trade unions against the central government's economic measures on Wednesday hit the commuters most as over 2,000 state roadways buses went off road.

Sep 02, 2015, 10:59 AM IST

Maharashtra joins 300 million workers in all India

 Maharashtra joined a staggering 300 million workers in the government and private sector, the financial sector, banks and financial institutions, and the farming community across the country for a day's token strike protesting what they alleged was the government's 'anti-exployees' policies here on Wednesday, a top organiser said.

Sep 02, 2015, 10:56 AM IST

Normal life partially affected by strike in West Bengal

Normal life was partially affected in West Bengal on Wednesday following the country-wide general strike called by 10 central trade unions against the policies of the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre.

Sep 02, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

Strike affects normal life in Kerala

The one-day strike called by trade unions to press their demands including withdrawal of proposed changes in the labour laws affected normal life across Kerala as shops downed shutters and vehicles remained off the roads.

Sep 02, 2015, 10:40 AM IST

Strike hits normal life in Punjab, Haryana

State-run buses services were affected in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh following the all-India strike call given by various trade organizations on Wednesday.

Sep 02, 2015, 10:39 AM IST

Normal life not affected by strike in Tamil Nadu

Normal life was not affected in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday due to the nationwide strike called by 10 central trade unions and supported by several labour unions in different sectors.

Sep 02, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

CITU, INTUC shun coal ministry meet on strike

"We will not attend the meeting today convened by the Coal Ministry," CITU-backed All India Coal Workers' Federation General Secretary Jibon Roy said.

Aug 31, 2015, 14:20 PM IST

War of words between CITU and Trinamool before September 2 strike

Trade union CITU on Sunday warned the West Bengal government against attempts by the administration to thwart the nation-wide strike on September 2 even as senior Trinamool Congress leader Subrata Mukherjee said the state government will help people "foil" the strike.

Aug 30, 2015, 21:01 PM IST

CITU protests Coal India disinvestment plan

The Centre reportedly mulling disinvestment in the state-owned Coal India has triggered protest demonstrations by Left-backed CITU, even as the Congress-backed INTUC is yet to take a call on the matter.

Aug 18, 2015, 21:26 PM IST