Tag: Strike

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...

Google will change the manner of handling sexual misconduct cases

Google has committed to changing the way it handles sexual misconduct cases, following its workforce staging a walk-out from its offices across the globe...

Government employees to go on two-day strike in Haryana

After going on mass casual leave, government employees in Haryana will now go on a two-day strike on October 30 and 31, in support...

Yamaha and MSI workers arrested while staging protest

A hunger strike by 700 workers of India Yamaha Motor (IYMPL) and Myoung Shin Automotive India (MSI), a tier-I supplier of Hyundai, led to...

Chennai Metro employees go on strike over pay rise

Around 250 employees staged a sit-protest seeking pay rise on par with executives.

HC asks Delhi Metro employees to avoid strike

The Court said it would cause inconvenience to the 25 lakh citizens, who take the metro daily. 

Bank-employee unions oppose separate settlement for certain categories of officers

Unions for Bank officers have have unitedly opposed to the division in their ranks.

Bank employees protest against 2% hike

Though public-sector banks had an operating profit in the last two fiscals, they faced a net loss due to bad loans.

Employees protest against Siemens’ proposal to cut 6900 jobs

The German government has pressed for a fair bargain so that both parties are satisfied.

Postal employee union on a strike demanding better pay and facilities

The demands will affect the lakhs of employees in the 1.55 lakh post offices in India.

BSNL employees to go on nationwide strike seeking wage hike

Upset about not being given wage hike by the 3rd Pay Revision Committee, employees have declared a day-long nationwide strike on July 27

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

Is SoftBank laying off 30% of Vision Fund team?

The investment division of SoftBank, the Vision Fund, is reportedly being downsized. About 150 people from the 500-strong team may lose their jobs reported...

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Indefinite strike call by Puducherry electricity dept staff

Puducherry’s Department of Electricity is witnessing protests from its engineering staff and other employees. The workers have all gone on an indefinite strike to...

How can hiring managers steer clear of interview bias?

A 2019 study by the Journal of Occupational and Organisational Psychology revealed that 60 per cent of interviewers know within the first 15 minutes...

How does the CEO-CFO-CHRO trio drive a talent-first organisation?

The equation seems to have changed. Among the direct reportees to the CEO, the CFO used to be the closest confidante. The reason being,...

Infosys launches digital centre, to create 1,000 jobs in Calgary

Over the next two years, Infosys plans to create 1,000 jobs in Calgary, Canada. This is double the number the Company had originally promised....

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