PM Narendra Modi reviews plans to counter strike by trade unions

PM Narendra Modi reviews plans to counter strike by trade unions

In wake of approaching strike called by central trade unions on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed plans of the government to counter the stir.  

Aug 30, 2016, 04:40 AM IST

Travel chaos in Argentina as transit unions strike

Argentina`s largest cities ground to a halt Tuesday as transport unions went on strike, demanding tax cuts for low-income workers and putting the government on the defensive seven months out from g

Apr 01, 2015, 02:06 AM IST

SAARC Summit 2014: Lofty dreams, harsh realities

Much as in humans, the aim of a “Union” even when related with sovereign countries, is to expand a domain for the benefit of those uniting.

Nov 25, 2014, 14:18 PM IST

AMU teachers` agitation receives support from unions

The ongoing teachers` agitation
at the Aligarh Muslim University for "immediate reopening" of the institution received support from
other unions in the campus.

May 04, 2011, 19:16 PM IST

Autorickshaw unions protest installation of GPS in 3-wheelers

Commuters in several areas in the capital had to face a harrowing time as thousands of auto-rickshaw drivers went on a strike protesting the city government`s decision of making it mandatory installation of GPS in three-wheelers.

Apr 01, 2011, 00:34 AM IST

Tunisia’s Mebazaa to launch talks with unions

Tunisia`s interim president has been granted wide powers to restore order.

Feb 10, 2011, 08:31 AM IST

French police, strikers clash as pensions law voted

French police broke up pickets
besieging fuel depots as Senate prepared to vote on pension reform.

Oct 22, 2010, 23:11 PM IST

French unions hope to bring millions onto streets

Two and three million people are expected to take part in nationwide protests.

Oct 02, 2010, 12:40 PM IST

Air India unions withdraw strike call

A section of Air India unions Wednesday withdrew its proposed strike call after a conciliation meeting
with the Chief Labour Commissioner in New Delhi.

Jun 09, 2010, 23:02 PM IST

Irish PM rejects unions` offer as budget looms

The Irish government has rejected an offer by unions of an unpaid leave deal as part of a plan to slash the public sector pay bill.

Dec 05, 2009, 11:29 AM IST

AI panel to begin meetings with unions next week

A newly-formed official
committee to look into the problems of Air India employees
would begin meetings with at least 14 unions representing a
cross-section of staffers including pilots from next week.

Oct 02, 2009, 15:05 PM IST

Workmen or unions must be heard in labour disputes: SC

In labour disputes, the
aggrieved workmen/unions should be compulsorily heard by the
courts, before any order is passed, as otherwise, it would be
violation of the "principles of natural justice," the Supreme
Court has ruled.

Sep 25, 2009, 18:23 PM IST

Air India management, unions fail to resolve wage-cut issue

The Air India management and its
unions on Wednesday failed to reach an agreement on a wage cut as a
majority of employees opposed any revision.

Aug 26, 2009, 13:56 PM IST

Air India unions promise full cooperation on Aug 18

A section of Air India employees on Sunday said that they would extend all possible cooperation on August 18, when private airlines will go on strike, to manage extra passenger load and ensure smooth functioning of services.

Aug 02, 2009, 18:20 PM IST