Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 21:43
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.
Last Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 15:53
Around 14,000 chemists and druggists across Gujarat on Friday kept their shutters down.
Last Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 11:20
Nearly 7.5 lakh chemists and druggists, representing All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists (AIOCD), are taking part in the strike, an official release said here.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 21, 2013, 22:28
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.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 21, 2013, 16:24
Around 200 workers pelted stones at factory in Sector 5 breaking windows and damaged vehicles on second day of 48-hour nationwide strike, even as authorities imposed prohibitory order in the district.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 15:02
The government has again appealed to the bank employees not to join the two-day nationwide strike from Wednesday saying there is "really no reason" for them to go ahead with it.
Last Updated: Monday, February 04, 2013, 20:05
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".
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 08, 2013, 13:34
While demands of different working unions vary as per the sector, the main demand of all the unions is that the minimum wages for a worker should be Rs 10,000 (a month), Wadhavkar said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 04, 2012, 22:36
Protests intensifies in Egypt as anti-Mursi gave final warning to their President.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 16, 2012, 21:30
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.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 16, 2012, 19:20
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.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 16:51
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.
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