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Nationwide trade union strike disrupts transport, banking ops; Kerala most hit

Nationwide trade union strike disrupts transport, banking ops; Kerala most hit

Public transport services were disrupted and banking and insurance operations deranged as more than a million employees across the country struck work against "anti-labour" policies, bringing life to a standstill in parts of some states like Kerala.

Bharat Bandh: Trade unions strike to cost up to Rs 18,000 crore to economy

Bharat Bandh: Trade unions strike to cost up to Rs 18,000 crore to economy

The all-India strike by central trade unions affecting trade, transport, key manufacturing facilities and banking services may cause an estimated loss of Rs 16,000-18,000 crore to the country's economy, an industry body said Friday.

 

Trade unions strike: Mamata warns of stern action

Opposing the country-wide strike on September 2 called by central trade unions, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said her government will take strongest possible action against "miscreants" who try to disrupt public life and will ensure compensation for any damage to shops or vehicles.

PSU bank employees to join trade union strike tomorrow

PSU bank employees to join trade union strike tomorrow

Banking operations are likely to be hit Friday as employees of six public sector banks have decided to join the stir that has been called by central trade unions to protest against "anti-labour policies" of the government.

 

Govt raises minimum wage, announces bonus to avert September 2 strike

Govt raises minimum wage, announces bonus to avert September 2 strike

The government has agreed to hike the minimum wage at Rs 350 a day for non-agricultural workers against Rs 246 now.

Labour Unions adamant on Sept 2 strike; Datatterya, Goyal hold meeting

Senior Union ministers on Saturday held extensive talks after trade unions said no to the government's request to call off their proposed nationwide general strike on September 2.

Trade unions give notice to government for one-day nationwide strike on 2nd September

Trade unions give notice to government for one-day nationwide strike on 2nd September

Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers will go on one-day strike on 2nd September 2016..

11 central trade unions to observe strike on March 10

11 central trade unions to observe strike on March 10

Central trade unions, including BJP-backed Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), have decided to go on a strike on March 10, to protest against central as well as some state government's "anti-worker" policies and changes in laws through labour reforms. 

Ten unions on strike: 7 things about Bharat Bandh

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

Govt appeals to unions to call off Wednesday's strike

Government on Tuesday said it does not see much impact on essential services because of the decision of 10 central trade unions to go ahead with one-day nationwide strike tomorrow even as it appealed to them to withdraw the call in workers' and the nation's interest.

Goa prepared to ensure law and order during strike tomorrow: CM

Goa government on Tuesday assured to maintain proper law and order in the state during the strike called by various trade unions tomorrow against changes in labour laws.

Banking services paralysed on Day 2 of strike in Gujarat

Banking services remained crippled in Gujarat affecting financial transactions worth over Rs 40,000 crore on the second day of the general strike called by central trade unions.

Delhi commuters face tough time on Day Two of strike

Commuters in Delhi faced a tough time on Thursday as autos and taxis remained off the roads and metro trains and buses were packed to capacity with the two-day Bharat bandh called by 11 major trade unions entering its last day.

Strike evokes partial response in Uttarakhand

Normal life was partially affected across Uttarakhand on Wednesday in response to the two-day countrywide strike called by central trade unions.

Strike had no impact on normal life in Jharkhand

The nationwide strike called by trade unions against the "anti-labour" polices of the Central government had no impact on normal life in Jharkhand.

Strike had no impact on normal life in Jharkhand

The 24-hour nationwide strike called
by trade unions on Tuesday had no impact on normal life in Jharkhand.

Mixed response to trade unions strike in Gujarat

The nation-wide strike called by trade unions received a mixed response in Gujarat.

Trade Unions strike: Normal life hit in Tripura

Normal life was hit in Tripura in
response to the 24-hour general strike called by labour unions with vehicles off the road and trains not operating.

Strike hits transport, banking in Punjab, Haryana

Transport and banking services were hit in Punjab, Chandigarh and Haryana in the wake
of the day-long strike called by major trade unions.

Trade Unions strike disrupts normal life in Odisha

Normal life was disrupted in several parts of Odisha due to the country-wide general
strike called by central trade unions.