Centre of Indian Trade Unions

Bharat Bandh against anti-worker policies of Centre

Tapan Sen, general secretary of the Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) on Tuesday asserted that Bharat Bandh on January 8 has been called by all 10 Central unions along with different federations and is being organised to protest against "anti-worker policies of Central government". #BharatBand #AntiWorkerPolicy

Jan 08, 2020, 14:24 PM IST

Mazdoor Kisan Sangharsh Rally, Live Updates: Thousands march towards Parliament

The protest march is currently on its way to the Parliament.

Sep 05, 2018, 10:43 AM IST

Taxi strike in Kolkata, commuters stranded

The strike will continue till Friday.

Dec 03, 2015, 15:43 PM IST

26-week maternity leave for working women coming soon

 Government has firmed up plans to increase the maternity leave for working women from the existing 12 weeks to 26 weeks.

Nov 24, 2015, 21:22 PM IST

CITU flays Centre's 'reckless' easing FDI policy

In growing clamour against Centre's move of easing FDI in 15 key sectors, including defence, airlines and banking, Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) Thursday urged its members for a nationwide protest against the "anti-people and reckless decision".

Nov 12, 2015, 23:29 PM IST

War of words between CITU and Trinamool before September 2 strike

Trade union CITU on Sunday warned the West Bengal government against attempts by the administration to thwart the nation-wide strike on September 2 even as senior Trinamool Congress leader Subrata Mukherjee said the state government will help people "foil" the strike.

Aug 30, 2015, 21:01 PM IST

May Day celebrated with zeal and enthusiasm in Puducherry

May Day was celebrated in the Union Territory of Puducherry with zeal and enthusiasm by various trade unions and labour outfits on Friday.

May 01, 2015, 11:51 AM IST

Industry rebuffs strike call in West Bengal

Industrial units in West Bengal on Thursday remained functional despite the general strike called by the Opposition Left parties and the BJP to protest against the alleged violence perpetrated by the ruling Trinamool Congress in the just-concluded civic polls.

Apr 30, 2015, 17:57 PM IST

Strike cripples life in West Bengal

Normal life in West Bengal on Thursday was thrown out of gear by a state-wide dawn-to-dusk shutdown called by the opposition parties and a nation-wide transport strike by trade unions.

Apr 30, 2015, 12:42 PM IST

Transport strike affects life in Tripura

Normal life in Tripura was affected on Thursday as all means of public transport stayed off the roads in support of a nationwide strike called by unions to protest the proposed road transport bill.

Apr 30, 2015, 12:37 PM IST

CITU opposes govt's move to privatise airports

The Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) Friday opposed the central government's attempts to hand over management of vital infrastructure like airports to private corporates and called upon all the trade unions to come together and resist the move.

Feb 13, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

Mamata relaxes refusal fine for taxis

 Conceding the demand of taxi drivers, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday announced revocation of the steep Rs.3,000 fine on taxi drivers refusing passengers and laid down a five-stage fine structure.

Feb 12, 2015, 19:50 PM IST

Commuters inconvenienced as Kolkata taxis go on strike

Traffic in the eastern metropolis virtually came to a standstill Friday with trade unions calling a 24-hour taxi strike to press for a fare hike and to protest "police excesses".

Dec 19, 2014, 15:41 PM IST

Coal scam: Return all coal-blocks to Coal India, says CITU

In light of the Supreme Court ruling that all coal-block allocations between 1993 and 2010 were illegal, CITU Tuesday demanded that all such blocks be returned to Coal India Ltd and also called for those responsible for the scam to be brought to book.

Aug 26, 2014, 23:13 PM IST

‘Govt statement on proposed strike ritualistic’

Major trade unions have said they would not consider ritualistic statement as there has been no genuine move to
consider workers` demand.

Feb 26, 2012, 10:27 AM IST