Tag: Strike

POSCO agrees to some demands, plant operations to resume

Work at the plant of South Korean steel company, POSCO, in Maharashtra, was disrupted by protestors who agitated outside the plant, asking for their...

4-month strike at Toyota plant in Karnataka ends officially

The workers’ strike at Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) plant in Bidadi, Karnataka, which had been on for four months, has been called off officially....

PRC report leaked, employees unhappy with recommendations

The Pay Revision Commission (PRC) report, which happened to get leaked and ended up going viral, has led to protests being staged by the...

2-month lockout at Toyota Kirloskar Motor plant ends

Operations at the Bidadi plant of Toyota Kirloskar Motor have resumed after two months of agitation by the workers, which had forced a lockout....

Disgruntled civic body employees strike, in North and South India

More than 50, 000 employees of the North Municipal Corporation of Delhi (North MCD) have decided to go on an indefinite strike January 7...

Amazon workers on strike in Germany, demand better pay, working conditions

Employees at an Amazon logistics centre in Bad Hersfeld, Germany, declared a strike on December 21 with the Verdi trade union announcing that at...

Kia workers to strike again; GM Korea, union accept 2nd contract

Workers unions in South Korea are trying to stifle worker protests that continue, demanding pay increase, improved work conditions and job security, resisting the...

IMA files petition in SC over non-payment of docs’ wages

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) filed a contempt petition in the Supreme Court, over non-payment of overdue wages to doctors working in hospitals under...

Disgruntled NDMC employees threaten strike

Hundreds of North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) employees are set to go on a strike later this month over their pending wages. The employees...

25 cr workers to participate in nationwide trade unions’ strike today

The 10 central trade unions — including the Indian National Trade Union Congress (INTUC), All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC), Hind Mazdoor Sabha (HMS),...

TKM factory workers, management yet to resolve issues

Only a few workers at Toyota Kirloskar Motors (TKM) have resumed work despite the state labour department banning the strike. The issues continue to...

Labour Code 2020: AITUC objects to 12-hour factory work rule

The draft rules of the Code on Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions (OSH&WC) proposes a 12-hour factory work time for workers. However, the...

RBI unions to go on strike on November 26

The Reserve Bank of India's employee unions are unhappy with the way the Bank's jobs are being increasingly outsourced and eliminated. The friction between...

Toyota forced to declare lockout due to strike

Just when sales were picking up, Toyota Kirloskar Motor’s plant, on the outskirts of Bangalore, has been forced to declare a lockout. The move...

Indian Railways staff demand bonus, threaten strike

Members of the All India Railwaymen’s Federation (AIRF) which has a membership of about 14 lakh, has threatened ‘direct action’ if the bonuses of...

Healthcare workers cannot strike: Karnataka govt

With the number of COVID cases rising alarmingly by the day, the Karnataka government has issued a notification stating that healthcare workers or healthcare...

Nationwide strike by trade unions today against labour law changes

India’s 10 central trade unions will be on a nationwide strike today, September 23, against the three labour codes, which they feel go against...

4800 BPCL workers go on 48hr strike against privatisation

Around 4,800 employees of Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) were on a two day strike to protest against the government’s decision to privatise and the management’s...

Ola,Uber drivers raise financial issues; to go on strike from September...

After many months of standstill when they began to find customers again, the financial crisis was already upon them. In Delhi-NCR drivers of cab...

Kirloskar Electric employees call for strike over partial layoffs

The unions of Unit-1 (Govenahalli), Unit-7 (Tumkur) and Unit-15 (Budihyal) of Kirloskar Electric are protesting the partial layoff of workmen. Kirloskar Electric Company laid off...

Some TSRTC staff receive less than Rs 1000 after pay cut

The staff of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) are hugely disappointed by the heavy pay cuts imposed on them. Apparently, many have...

Swiggy’s delivery boys protest; allege abysmal pay cuts

It was late at night and I had just got off work. Not in the mood to cook, I chose to order on Swiggy....

Proposed 3-day bank strike postponed

The three-day bank strike that had been called by the members of the United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) in the second week of...

1,65,000 Uttarakhand government staff to go on strike

Over 1,65,000 Uttarakhand government employees will be going on an indefinite strike from 2 March. The protesting employees are demanding promotions in various departments...

Bank employees to go on six-day strike in March

Public-sector banks in India will not function for six days from the 10th to the 15th of next month, as the employees are going...

Two-day strike called by bank employees

Banking services may be affected in the country for two days, with many banks, including State Bank of India (SBI), participating in the strike...

200 million workers to join nationwide strike tomorrow

Over 200 million workers across sectors—defence, public sector, oil, banking, coal, and transport—will join the nationwide general strike tomorrow, 8 January, 2020. Workers’ unions across...

Honda denies wage revision for 1900 workers

The problems at the Manesar plant of Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has further escalated. The company has denied the revision of wages...

Air India employees may go on a strike from 8th Jan

Earlier this week, all the recognised employee unions of Air India met to discuss whether they will take the NCLT (National Company Law Tribunal)...

UberEats’ delivery partners go on indefinite strike; LPG cylinder deliverymen also...

UberEats is facing backlash from its delivery partners in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, for reducing wages and for blocking their accounts without any prior information. As...

TSRTC workers detained while trying to rejoin after 52 days of...

Around 48,000 employees of the Telangana State Road Transportation Corporation (TSRTC) assembled in front of their respective depots at 6 a.m. on 26 November,...

BSNL staff call for hunger strike against imposed VRS

The employees of BSNL allege that they are being forced to opt for the voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) by the management, and literally being...

Striking HAL women employees’ children refused crèche facility claim

The employees of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) who have been on a strike demanding wage revision among other things, have more complaints against the...

Bank employee unions to go on strike on 22 October

Banking operations are likely to be impacted next week when the bank employee unions go on strike on 22 October. The strike has been...

HAL employees launch nationwide strike

About 20,000 employees of the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, have launched an indefinite strike across the nation, in all its nine locations. They are demanding...

Employees of Muthoot Finance call off strike, resume duty

The staff of Muthoot Finance, a Kerala-based finance firm, called off a 52-day long agitation after discussions with the management in the presence of...

48,000 RTC staff dismissed by the Telangana government for not calling...

More than 48,000 employees of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) were dismissed by the Telangana government as they had gone on an...

Indefinite strike by HAL staff seeking fair increments

Employees of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) are preparing to go on an indefinite strike starting 14 October, 2019. They are seeking fair salary revision....

Indian Bank employees seek fulfilment of pending demands, call strike on...

Indian Bank employees in Ludhiana are staging an agitation demanding uninterrupted need-based recruitment of manpower in all cadres, among other things. The employees’ union of...

GM offers to invest $7 billion and create 5400 additional jobs

The United Auto Workers union has begun its first strike against General Motors (GM) in over a decade, demanding fair wages, affordable and quality...

British Airways’ pilots go on strike

Frustrated pilots of British Airways have called a two-day strike beginning at midnight on 8 September, 2019, to protest against unsatisfactory pay and to...

Muthoot Finance staff go on indefinite strike

The employees’ union of gold financing company, Muthoot Finance, has started an indefinite strike demanding a basic salary hike. The employees are protesting against...

Central trade unions to go on nationwide protest

Disapproving of the codification of labour laws, the central trade unions have asked all workers, unions and federations across India to join a countrywide...

MTC staff in Chennai protest against non-disbursement of June salaries

A strike was called by the drivers, conductors, and other staff members of the Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) bus depots to express their displeasure...

1000 OYO employees may be laid off in China

All is not OK at Oyo Rooms in China and in India. The hotel network is facing trouble in both the countries. According to...

Delhi government releases funds to clear pending salaries

Delhi government recently released Rs 206 crore to the cash-strapped North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC). Earlier, the doctors of Hindu Rao Hospital, which is...

Strike by over 20 lakh government employees from Uttar Pradesh

More than 20 lakh employees of the Uttar Pradesh government went on a strike recently demanding that the old pension scheme be restored. The new...

All Haryana Workers’ Union plans strike over pay in January

The All Haryana Workers’ Union has threatened an indefinite strike from January, if the authorities fail to fulfill their demands. Amongst their main demands...

Stalemate between pilots and management of Jet Airways to end

Following a financial crunch, Jet Airways had not been disbursing salaries to its pilots on time. The situation had spread a lot of discontentment...

AAI employees likely to go on mass leave, disapprove of privatisation...

The staff of state-owned Airports Authority of India (AAI), under the aegis of the AAI Employees Union has been protesting against the Government’s move...

Leadership wellness coaching – Just what your organisation needs today!

It has been a year since the world was hit by the pandemic, consequent lockdowns, lifestyle changes and new ways of working! Everything as...

Ten key skills required in an age of digital transformation

As a growing number of organisations integrate digital technologies into all aspects of their business, digital transformation has come to be regarded as the...

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Centre approves 16% hike for LIC staff

More than one lakh employees of Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) will receive 16 per cent hike in wages, as approved by the...

TCS may cross half million in employee strength by the end of 1st quarter

TCS, the largest employer in the private sector,is expected to increase its headcount to 500,000 in the next three months. The IT giant completed...

SK Jain, CHRO, Jindal Stainless, passes away

SK Jain, CHRO, Jindal Stainless is no more. On Friday, April 16, Jain suffered a cardiac attack at his residence. Jain, a seasoned HR professional, was...

Major IT firms to hire 1 lakh freshers in 2021

With organisations across the globe investing more in technological upgradation and speeding up digital transformation, there has been a rise in demand for information...

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