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Stray violence in Maharashtra as farmers begin indefinite strike

Minor incidents of violence marred the start of an unprecedented `indefinite strike` by over half a million farmers in Maharashtra in support of various demands including the long-pending loan waiver package, here on Thursday.

Jun 01, 2017, 10:17 AM IST
Crackdown on slaughterhouses: Meat sellers in UP to go on indefinite strike from Monday

Crackdown on slaughterhouses: Meat sellers in UP to go on indefinite strike from Monday

Meat sellers across Uttar Pradesh would go on an indefinite strike from Monday against the crackdown on illegal and mechanised slaughterhouses.

Mar 27, 2017, 00:40 AM IST
Political blame-game begins as auto, taxi unions go on indefinite strike against app-based taxi services

Political blame-game begins as auto, taxi unions go on indefinite strike against app-based taxi services

The city's auto and taxi unions on Tuesday went on an indefinite strike against app-based taxi services, causing hardship to thousands of commuters, even as the AAP government called the protest "BJP-sponsored".

Jul 26, 2016, 21:41 PM IST
Won't call off strike, but ready for alternate tax: Jewellers

Won't call off strike, but ready for alternate tax: Jewellers

Gold traders and jewellers, whose pan-India strike continued for the 17th day on Friday, said they would not call off their indefinite strike till the government rolls back one per cent excise duty, but expressed willingness to pay tax in some other form. 

Mar 19, 2016, 12:31 PM IST

MCD school teachers to join protesting employees

The showdown between AAP Government and the BJP-led municipal corporations over funding of salaries escalated further as city-wide protests marked the fifth day of a civic workers' strike.

Jan 31, 2016, 23:41 PM IST

30,000 SAfrican coal miners strike as wage talks fail

Over 30,000 workers began an indefinite strike today after wage negotiations in South Africa's coal industry failed.

Oct 05, 2015, 02:19 AM IST

Staff go on indefinite strike at London`s National Gallery

Hundreds of staff at London's National Gallery on Tuesday began an indefinite strike, the latest in a series of walkouts to protest at the outsourcing of some services to the private sector.

Aug 11, 2015, 17:35 PM IST

ASHA workers in Delhi launch indefinite strike

Scores of ASHA health workers in Delhi on Friday launched an indefinite strike, staging a protest outside Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence demanding regularisation of services and fixation of minimum wages.

Jul 03, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

Telangana priests, temple employees on strike

Demanding salaries at par with government employees, thousands of priests and temple staff in Telangana have gone on an indefinite strike from Thursday.

Jun 04, 2015, 14:56 PM IST

Indefinite strike called by district court lawyers continues

The indefinite strike called by advocates of all the six district courts here continued for a second consecutive day, affecting judicial work with scores of lawyers staging 'dharna' outside court premises.

Dec 10, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

Indefinite strike by BSNL employees from Feb 3

BSNL had posted a loss of Rs 7,933 crore on net sales of Rs 25,655 crore during FY13, the latest year for which the numbers are available.

Nov 06, 2014, 18:28 PM IST

DMCH Junior doctors on indefinite strike in Bihar

About 200 junior doctors of Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) have launched an indefinite strike in protest against frequent attack on them by kins of patients, a junior doctors association officer bearer said on Sunday.

Sep 21, 2014, 13:35 PM IST

Medical interns on indefinite strike in TN

About 400 medical Interns at the Government Rajaji Hospital here and Government hospitals in Southern districts today began their indefinite boycott of work demanding an increase in stipend, revised in 2004.

Jul 28, 2014, 13:09 PM IST

Telangana: Seemandhra employees to go on indefinite strike from Feb 6

Government employees in Rayalaseema and coastal Andhra regions of Andhra Pradesh Monday decided to go on indefinite strike from Feb 6 to oppose the central government`s efforts to table the Telangana bill in parliament.

Feb 03, 2014, 23:50 PM IST

DMCH Jr docs launch indefinite strike demanding stipend hike

Around 200 junior doctors of the Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) in Bihar`s Darbhanga district today went on an indefinite strike to press for their demand for hike in stipend.

Jan 28, 2014, 13:46 PM IST

Medical services hit as resident doctors go on strike in Raj

Medical and health services were affected in government-run hospitals as thousands of doctors went on an strike to protest against the alleged manhandling of medicos by a patient`s relatives at Bikaner`s PBM hospital recently.

Sep 17, 2013, 14:56 PM IST

Gorkhaland: Tourism industry hit as GJM continues indefinite strike

As the demand for statehood for Gorkhaland grows louder, the indefinite strike called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) has left the tourism industry in West Bengal dry.

Aug 25, 2013, 22:42 PM IST

Lawyers go on indefinite strike in Patna civil cou

Lawyers of Patna civil court Thursday went on indefinite strike to protest the assault of an advocate by some miscreants when he protested against playing of obscene music and harassing girls in Khajekala area of the town.

Aug 22, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

Entry tax protest: Transporters cannot threaten govt, says CM

Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said the government will not talk to the protesters if they continue to threaten the state.

May 12, 2013, 17:37 PM IST

Safdarjung resident doctors call off strike

Resident doctors of Safdarjung Hospital Thursday night called off their indefinite strike demanding better facilities and security.

May 09, 2013, 10:54 AM IST