13 lakh railway employees on strike from July 11: Unions to serve notices today

13 lakh railway employees on strike from July 11: Unions to serve notices today

Railway unions will serve notices at all zonal general managers of railways on Thursday for going ahead with proposed indefinite strike call on July 11.

Govt clears bonus for railways employees

Govt clears bonus for railways employees

Ahead of the festive season, government on Wednesday cleared a proposal to give productivity linked bonus to about 12 lakh railway employees.

Railway employees federation threatens strike over 'privatisation'

Privatisation has "jeopardised" railways and "endangered" safety of passengers across the world, All India Railwaymens Federation on Tuesday claimed and threatened an indefinite strike if the Centre goes ahead with "plans of selling the sector".

Cabinet okays 78-day bonus for railwaymen post-facto

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Saturday gave its ex-post facto approval for payment of Productivity Linked Bonus (PLB) equivalent to 78 days wages for the financial year 2013-14 to all eligible non-gazetted Railway employees.

78-day bonus for railway employees

Railway employees will be given 78-day wages as Diwali bonus, the same as in the last two years for the fiscal 2013-14 despite the financial crunch.

97% railway employees ready to go on strike over demands: Unions

All but three percent of railway employees in the country are in favour of going on an indefinite strike.

Railway employees mulling general strike before Lok Sabha polls

The threat of a general strike in the Railways on Tuesday appeared to be looming large with a majority of its employees favouring it to demand scrapping of new pension scheme and jobs for wards of those who took VRS, among other issues.

Railway staff booked for misbehaving with MLA

Two Railway employees were booked on Saturday for allegedly misbehaving with an MLA and his wife on Danapur-Howrah Express.

Railways tops in corruption complaints: CVC

Over 8,800 complaints of alleged graft against railway employees were received by the Central Vigilance Commission last year.

Railway employees to march to Parliament tomorrow

Seeking adequate budgetary support and filling up vacant posts in railways, its employees will march to Parliament tomorrow to press their demands.

Thirty eight Railway employees suspended

Thirty eight Railway employees have been suspended for allegedly running commercial activities from their government allotted houses

Railway employees demand CBI probe into Sainthia mishap

The Railway employees federation has demanded a CBI probe into the Sainthia train mishap that left 66 passengers dead, saying it apprehended sabotage.