Bangladesh opposition calls 72-hour strike

Bangladesh`s main opposition alliance has called another nationwide strike from Sunday morning against "arrest and killing" of its leaders and activists.

Israel Arabs call nationwide strike after Bedouin deaths

Leaders of Israel`s 1.7 million Arabs declared a general strike throughout the country on Tuesday in protest at the recent deaths of two Bedouin men in confrontations with police.

Bangladesh arms haul case: Jamaat defers nationwide strike

The fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami on Sunday deferred to Thursday a planned strike to protest the death sentence given to its chief along with ULFA leader Paresh Barua because of an annual congregation of Muslims and Saraswati Puja.

Gujarat chemists join nationwide strike

Around 14,000 chemists and druggists across Gujarat on Friday kept their shutters down.

Bharat bandh: Left warns of a bigger one

In a joint statement, CPI (M), CPI, RSP and Forward Bloc said the strike has been historic as all Central Trade Unions gave a joint call for the first time for the two-day strike.

Ahead of 1971 war crimes judgement, JI calls nationwide strike

Fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami on Monday called for a nation-wide strike in Bangladesh tomorrow when a special tribunal court is set to sentence its top leader in the 1971 war crimes trial for "crimes against humanity".

FDI in retail: Key NDA ally Shiv Sena not to participate in Sep 20 shutdown

Key NDA ally Shiv Sena will not participate in the nationwide strike on September 20 in protest against diesel price hike and FDI in retail.

FDI in retail: Left parties call 12-hour nationwide strike on September 20

Left parties on Sunday announced a 12-hour all-India general strike on September 20 to protest against government`s decision on diesel price, LPG cylinders and FDI in multi-brand retail.

Strike only affects banking services in Bihar

The 24-hour nationwide strike called
by labour unions against the `anti-labour` policies of the Central govt had no impact on normal life in Bihar.

INTUC not to participate in Sept 7 nationwide strike

Indian National Trade Union
Congress members will not participate in the proposed
nation-wide general strike called by central trade unions on
September 7, INTUC president Ambati Krishnamurthy said here

Trade unions call for nationwide strike on Sept 7

Protesting against price rise and the decision to privatise profit making PSUs, trade unions affiliated to major political parties, including the ruling Congress, Thursday called for a nationwide strike on Sept 7.

UFBU to go on nationwide strike on Aug 6, 7

The United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) has threatened to go on a two-day nationwide strike next month to press for their demands, including a hike in pay scales.