Delhi High Court bar calls for strike Wednesday

The Delhi High Court Bar Association (DHCBA) called for a strike a for Wednesday to protest Law Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's decision to table a bill to enhance the pecuniary jurisdiction of the district courts in parliament this week.

Allahabad High Court lawyers' strike continues, delegation to meet minister

Judicial work was paralysed at the Allahabad High Court for the third consecutive day on Tuesday due to the strike by lawyers to protest proposed creation of a separate bench for western Uttar Pradesh even as a delegation left for New Delhi to meet the Union Law minister.

National strike paralyses Belgium

Trade unions brought Belgium to a standstill Monday as the biggest general strike in years grounded flights, cut international rail links and shut sea ports in protest at the new government`s austerity plans.

Air, train links cut as national strike begins in Belgium

 

Brussels: Both international and domestic air and train links were cut late Sunday in Belgium as a national strike began against the new government`s austerity policies, official sources said.

Karachi comes to a halt on strike call given by Imran Khan's party

 Pakistan's largest city and business hub was paralysed on Friday on a strike call given by Imran Khan's party as part of its countrywide protests against the Nawaz Sharif government for allegedly rigging last year's polls.

Telugu film workers call off strike, shootings to resume

As many as 14,000 workers from Andhra Pradesh Film Industry Employees Federation, who have been on strike for the last two weeks over low wages and lack of employment regulations, have finally decided to call off their stir as an amicable agreement has been reached with the producers.

Telugu film industry workers go on strike

 Workers in the Telugu film industry struck work today.

Telugu film industry workers to go on strike

As many as 14,000 workers from 24 crafts of Telugu filmdom will go on strike here Thursday over low wages and employment regulations. The strike is expected to severely affect many star-studded films that are on floors.

Congress-led strike in Tripura evokes mixed response

A Congress Party-led 12-hour-long strike in Tripura, which began at 6 am on Thursday, has so far evoked a mixed response.

Hyderabad HC asks Telangana junior doctors to end stir

 The Hyderabad High Court has asked striking junior doctors in Telangana to end their protest and resume duties within 48 hours.

WB ex-minister detained; functioning hit at tea gardens

Former West Bengal urban development minister Asok Bhattacharya was detained along with other CPI-M leaders on Wednesday when they allegedly tried to enforce bandh at Hasmichak in Siliguri.

Strike at tea gardens: WB ex-minister detained

Former West Bengal Urban Development Minister Asok Bhattacharya was detained along with other CPI-M leaders on Wednesday when they allegedly tried to enforce bandh at Hasmichak in Siliguri.

Bombay HC warns contempt action against lawyers who go on strike

The Bombay High Court has warned lawyers against going on strike or indulging in any misconduct which disturbs the administration of justice, saying it would take suitable action against them under Contempt of Court Act.

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".

West Indies Cricket Board slam Dwayne Bravo as India tour called off
West Indies Cricket Board slam Dwayne Bravo as India tour called off

The West Indies Cricket Board attacked one-day captain Dwayne Bravo after confirming Friday that the team`s tour of India had been abandoned following a strike by their own players in a pay dispute.

Liberia health workers to go on strike over Ebola danger pay

 Healthcare workers in Liberia, the country hit hardest by the Ebola epidemic, will go on strike from Monday to demand hazard pay for treating patients infected with the deadly disease, their union leader said.

I am proud of the team: Viv Richards
I am proud of the team: Viv Richards

Relieved that the West Indies tour of India remains on track despite the players threatening to go on strike over a pay dispute, former captain Viv Richards said the visiting team made him proud by going about its job in the "best way possible" despite the distraction back home.

India vs West Indies: Caribbean players continue to protest with black armband
India vs West Indies: Caribbean players continue to protest with black armband

The West Indies team might have put off its 'strike' plan as of now, but the players continued to protest against the payment dispute with the West Indies Players Association (WIPA) by wearing black armbands in the second One-day International against India, here on Saturday.

Ebola burial teams go on strike in Sierra Leone

Bodies of Ebola victims in Sierra Leone are at risk of being abandoned on the streets of Freetown, due to a strike by burial teams angry over not receiving their pay.

London Underground workers declare 48 hour strike

Workers on London's Underground train system will stage a 48 hour strike next Tuesday, the transport union said, risking travel chaos in a long-running dispute over ticket offices closures.