Strike action

West Bengal tea gardens shut on Day 2 of strike, production hit

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha has also supported the tea workers` strike.
 

Jun 13, 2017, 21:12 PM IST
After Bombay HC's rap, resident doctors in Maharashtra call off strike, resume work

After Bombay HC's rap, resident doctors in Maharashtra call off strike, resume work

The BrihanMumbai Mumbai Corp told the Bombay High Court that in the past five days of doctors' agitation, 135 patients lost their lives in Mumbai's government hospitals.

Mar 25, 2017, 09:04 AM IST

Transport strike affects life in Kashmir Valley

The strike was called against the Jammu and Kashmir government`s decision to increase taxes on passenger vehicles.
 

Jan 23, 2017, 13:08 PM IST

Eiffel Tower closed for 4th day, ruining honeymoon plans

The strike comes as Paris is struggling to revive tourism after a string of deadly attacks, floods, and polluted air.

Dec 16, 2016, 22:15 PM IST

BJP goons stopping autos, taxis from plying: Arvind Kejriwal

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led Delhi government termed the strike as sponsored by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Jul 27, 2016, 14:12 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh state transport strike enters second day

The HRTC with over 2,500 buses has been making losses but has been important to the state as it connects far-flung villages with urban areas.

Jun 15, 2016, 08:51 AM IST

Commuters hit as state-run buses off Himachal Pradesh roads

Officials of the HRTC said the striking employees would resume work from Wednesday midnight.

Jun 14, 2016, 08:49 AM IST

NIT row: Normal life hit in Kashmir Valley due to strike call

Separatist groups, including both factions of Hurriyat Conference and JKLF, had called for a strike to protest alleged beating, harassment and intimidation of Kashmiri students outside the state. 

Apr 12, 2016, 13:06 PM IST
IDBI Bank unions call for 4-day strike from March 28

IDBI Bank unions call for 4-day strike from March 28

IDBI Bank employees have decided to go on a four-day nation-wide strike from March 28 to oppose the government's move to dilute its stake in the troubled state-run lender.

Mar 11, 2016, 23:57 PM IST

AAP urges LG to intervene in civic workers' strike

Delhi`s ruling AAP on Friday urged Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to look into the situation arising out of the ongoing strike by employees of the capital`s three main civic bodies, party leader Somnath Bharti said.

Feb 05, 2016, 15:30 PM IST

Traders strike affects life in Srinagar

Normal life was partially affected here on Saturday due to a shutdown called by traders to protest the alleged ransacking of shops in the old city by security forces while dispersing stone-pelting youths on Friday.

Dec 05, 2015, 13:02 PM IST

110 South Asian immigrant detainees on hunger strike in US

About 110 people, including Indians and Bangladeshis, held at three immigration detention centers in the US are on hunger strike demanding an end to their indefinite confinement and improved conditions.

Nov 28, 2015, 15:33 PM IST

Protests break out in parts of Srinagar

Violent clashes broke out in parts of this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital on Monday in protest against a youth's killing on Saturday, leading to closure of shops and causing traffic snarls in many areas.

Nov 09, 2015, 13:40 PM IST

Normalcy returns to Kashmir Valley after 3-day strike

Life returned to normal in Kashmir Valley on Monday after three days of strikes and restrictions imposed by authorities that began on Friday as separatist groups had proposed a "solidarity march" on the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the state.

Nov 09, 2015, 13:03 PM IST
Saradha chit fund scam accused Kunal Ghosh's condition deteriorates

Saradha chit fund scam accused Kunal Ghosh's condition deteriorates

The health condition of Kunal Ghosh, suspended Trinamool Congress MP who is an accused in Saradha chit fund scam, deteriorated on Friday night on the 29th day of his hunger strike following which he was admitted to the jail hospital.

Nov 07, 2015, 10:40 AM IST

Punjab farmers to continue stir till today

The six-day-old 'rail-roko' agitation by Punjab farmers will continue till Tuesday, the union leaders announced on Monday night after talks with Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal who offered some compensation and promised to take up their demands with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Oct 13, 2015, 09:09 AM IST
Truckers call off strike, panel to look into their demands

Truckers call off strike, panel to look into their demands

A committee headed by Transport Secretary Vijay Chhibber has been formed, in which truckers will also have representatives, to look into their demands and a report will be submitted by December 15.

Oct 05, 2015, 21:22 PM IST

Opposing toll system, truckers go on nationwide strike

Lakhs of trucks kept off the roads on Thursday as transporters went on a nationwide strike called by the All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) to oppose the toll system.

Oct 01, 2015, 09:34 AM IST
Air India may see another strike as pilots oppose Labour Ministry move

Air India may see another strike as pilots oppose Labour Ministry move

National carrier Air India is staring at yet another industrial unrest with a majority members of one of its pilots' unions favouring a strike against a Labour Ministry notification on exclusion of flight commanders from the workmen category.

Sep 14, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

FTII impasse continues as students' strike enters 68th day

Academic activity in FTII continued to be at a standstill for the 68th day on Monday even as its ex-chairman and filmmaker Saeed Mirza came out in support of the agitating students demanding removal of BJP member and TV actor Gajendra Chauhan from its chairmanship.

Aug 17, 2015, 14:52 PM IST