Tag: Strike

Public-sector power staff call for nationwide strike on Feb. 23 and...

Around 15 lakh public-sector power employees plan to go on a two-day strike, from February 23 to 24, which would be observed across India....

Strikes across India by disgruntled workers from different sectors

Amidst the raging pandemic, there seems to be no dearth of disgruntled workers calling strikes to get their demands fulfilled across India, from various...

MSRTC to hire retired drivers to replace striking drivers

The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has released an advertisement seeking retired drivers up to the age of 62 years against a monthly...

Over 500 cabin crew of Air India to go on indefinite...

The transition of Air India into a privately-held company is expected to see yet another hurdle from its workforce. The cabin crew union of...

J&K PDD staff strike results in power cuts

Jammu and Kashmir has experienced major power breakdown as a result of the indefinite strike by 20,000 employees of the Power Development Department (PDD)....

Resident doctors resume strike as their demands remain unfulfilled

Resident Doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia, Safdarjung and Lady Harding hospitals in Delhi have restarted their strike over delay in NEET-PG 2021 counselling. As...

Lakhs of public-sector bank employees strike to protest government’s disinvestment

Lakhs of employees of public-sector banks protested the Central government’s proposition of privatising banks operating in the space. The two-day strike, which started on...

MSRTC strike into second month; 150 more suspended

After over 40 days of strike, another 150 employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) have been suspended. The services of two...

United Forum of Bank Unions calls for strike on Dec. 16-17

The United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) has called for a strike on December 16 and 17, in protest against the Centre’s move towards...

MSRTC staffers continue strike, despite announcement of pay hike

Employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) Pune continue to strike and protest even though a pay hike has been announced by...

918 MSRTC employees have been suspended for joining the strike

The staff of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has been on strike for 13 days consecutively. All MSRTC depots remain shut, which...

MSRTC employees continue strike; demand corporation’s merger with state

A large chunk of the staff of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) continued to agitate, for the 11th successive day on November...

‘Will resolve salary issues by end of this month’: AP govt....

Recently, HRkatha reported that the state government employees of Andhra Pradesh were not happy with the way their salary-related issues were being handled. Yesterday,...

Rajasthan Roadways employees to go on strike on October 27

Pressing their demands for revisions in pay and policies for new recruitments, the employees of Rajasthan Roadways have announced that they will go on...

Andhra Pradesh government staff to go on strike if demands not...

The state government employees of Andhra Pradesh have threatened to go on strike in a phased manner, if no effort is made to get...

SpiceJet staff strike, demand resolution of salary issues

Some employees of SpiceJet went on strike today, at the Delhi airport, demanding resolution of issues pertaining to pay cuts and disbursement of salaries....

Manipur government staff cease work

The indefinite strike by the government employees in Manipur that began on August 17 is yet to come to an end. The Manipur Secretariat...

AIIMS Officers Association threatens to strike

The Officers Association of the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) is threatening to go on strike by August end, if their demands...

Staff of Alitalia go on strike, cause flight cancellations

Employees of Alitalia called a strike causing at least a 100 flights to be cancelled in Italy. The Unions came out in support of...

Spanish bank to lay off over 6,452 instead of 8,291

Caixabank, which had initially planned to lay off about 8,291 earlier this year, agreed to reduce the number to 6,452 following discussions with unions...

Exxon workers threaten to extend strike, halt crude oil production

Employees at Exxon Mobil's oilfield in Doba, Chad, are threatening to continue their strike demanding a guarantee from Exxon that they would be paid...

Labour union at Samsung Display to go on strike starting June...

The union leaders of Samsung Display, a major South Korean display maker and part of the Samsung Group, will stage a union strike starting...

Bank staff fear job loss from privatisation, prepare to strike

With news of the Central Bank of India, Indian Overseas Bank and Bank of Maharasthra reportedly being considered for privatisation, bank staff across the...

MP junior docs into 7th day of strike, demand hike in...

Junior doctors from six government medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh have been on strike for a week now, demanding a hike in stipend and...

Renault-Nissan workers go on strike, Hyundai suspends operations

The workers at Renault-Nissan’s car plant in Tamil Nadu have refused to resume work and have gone on a strike as the employee union,...

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...

Coaching for emotionally intelligent leadership

The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted and exacerbated existing gaps in connection and performance among teams for many businesses. Rebuilding stronger teams in the coming...

Taco Bell starts its own business school for employees

Taco Bell, the American fast-food chain has introduced its own Taco Bell Business School in partnership with the University of Louisville. With this initiative,...

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