Australian police probe Labor Party member over Syria conflict

Australian police said on Sunday they were investigating a former trade union official and member of the Australian Labor Party following reports that he has travelled to Syria to join the fight against Islamic State militants.

Buses off roads in Tamil Nadu for second day, strike intensifies

Commuters were hit hard for the as a number of state run buses remained off the roads across Tamil Nadu due to a strike by employees of government-run transport corporations pressing for various demands, including wage revision, for the second day on Monday.

UK medical staff end four-hour strike

Thousands of nurses, midwives and ambulance staff, who were on a four-hour strike over payment rise, ended their protest on Monday morning.

Senior trade union leader S C S Menon passes away

Veteran independent trade union leader of Kerala S C S Menon passed away at his residence here after prolonged illness.

Govt amending labour laws without consulting us: trade unions

Alleging that the workers and labourers` interests were not being safeguarded in Rajasthan, several trade unions today said BJP government in the state was trying to amend labour and industrial laws without consulting them.

Massive opposition to `60-40` quotas in SA sports favouring black players

A South African civil rights body and trade union have said that they will oppose the implementation of 60-40 quotas in sports favouring black players.

Kerala trade unions to oppose Navy`s decision on CSL tender

Trade unions from Kerala have teamed up to oppose Navy`s decision to keep Cochin Shipyard Limited out of a tender process to build four large warships expected to be worth over Rs 20,000 crore.

Kerala hit as trade unions` strike enters 2nd day

Normal life in Kerala was paralysed as the two-day nationwide strike called by Central trade unions entered the second day Thursday.

Trade Unions firm on strike, to hold talks with govt

Central trade unions remained firm on their call for two-day strike despite appeal from Prime Minister even as they were set to meet senior Union Ministers on assurance of looking into demands.

AITUC rejects PM`s appeal to call off stir

AITUC General Secretary Gurudas Dasgupta rejected Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s appeal to call off 2-day nationwide strike of trade unions from Feb 20 saying govt would have to settle demands.

PM appeals to Trade Unions to call off strike, offers talks

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh appealed to protesting central Trade Unions to withdraw their 2-day strike from Feb 20 saying it would cause loss to economy, inconvenience to people and offered talks.

Mamata opposes trade union bandh

West Bengal government will not allow forcible enforcement of the two-day bandh by trade unions, to be held later this month, Mamata Banerjee said.

Mamata Banerjee opposes trade union bandh

West Bengal government will not allow forcible enforcement of two-day bandh by trade unions, which would only `aggravate` economic situation of state, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said.

Trade union joins Australian political sex scandal

A political scandal that threatens to bring down Australia`s fragile government has deepened.

Lanka trade union asks to make clash report public

The main trade union of an
investment promotion zone in Sri Lanka has asked the
government to make public an investigation report on a major
clash between employees and the police in May that had claimed
one life.

NCP plans to challenge Cong dominance in trade union sector

The NCP is now set to challenge
Congress in the trade union sector, with the Sharad Pawar-led party assuming control of National Front of India Trade Unions (NFITU).

Trade unions strike work against price rise, life hit partially

Millions struck work & many flights got cancelled as a 24-hr nationwide strike called by trade unions against price rise & privatisation disrupted life.

Day-long strike hits life in WB, Kerala

Trade unions are protesting against price rise and want proper implementation of labour laws.

Eight TUs call nation-wide strike on Sep 7 against price rise

Eight TUs call nation-wide strike on Sep 7 against price rise,labour laws violation and disinvestment of PSUs.

Trade union school to come up in Delhi

A trade union school will be
set up here by the Centre for Indian Trade Unions (CITU), a
CPI(M) affiliate, to help update the skill and understanding
of the trade union activists.