ALL INDIA TRADE UNION CONGRESS
Unions to protest against industrial relations code
The Union cabinet approved the Industrial Relations Code, 2019 that proposes to retain the threshold of 100 employees to impart flexibility to firms for retrenchment, but it has a provision for changing ‘such number of employees’ through notification. Trade unions across the country resent the Code and plan to launch a nationwide agitation.
AITUC backs bank officers' 2 day strike against merger of banks
Since August 30 there have been strong protests from common people, including...
Government should give up their plan to exit Air India: AITUC
“By not providing level playing fields to the PSUs, this government first bring...
AITUC decries 100 per cent FDI in coal
AITUC has urged all the unions in the coal federations to resist this government move and demanded government immediately withdraw the same.
AITUC condemned government's move to unilaterally repeal Article 370 and 35A
According to AITUC, this action in regard to J&K is meant to make the people forget about their issues of price-rise, unemployment and right to living with dignity.
All India Trade Union Congress demands government jobs for Jet Airways employees
In a statement issued, AITUC expressed its solidarity with the Jet Airways employees, who are made to pay the heavy price for the central government’s policies.
Trade Unions demand for Rs 6K minimum pension, Rs 20K minimum wages
The unions during a pre-budget meeting also demanded hiking slabs for exemption of income tax for salaried persons and pensioners to Rs 10 lakh per year.
All India Trade Union Congress raises questions over expert committee report on minimum wage
According to AITUC, the basis of arriving at Rs 375 per day or Rs 9750 per month as of July, 2018 is not indicated.
Government's inaction leads to salaries delay at BSNL partner firms
Vihaan Networks Ltd and Himachal Futuristic Communications Ltd. employ nearly 3,000 individuals directly, in addition to an indirect workforce of close to 5,000.
Ten trade unions demand national minimum wage, pension
The 10 unions jointly addressed workers across India through their national convention held on Tuesday.
Central trade unions' nationwide strike enters day 2
The workers participating in the strike will go on a protest march from Mandi House to Parliament Wednesday at noon, and similarly protests would be seen in other parts of the country as well.
Trade unions strike evokes mixed response on Day 1, complete bandh in Kerala
Employees and workers in sectors such as steel, oil, mines, dock and port, transport, and insurance joined the strike, unions said.
Asom Chah Mazdoor Sanga have called for tea estate bandh on January 8
The bandh is called following the two day strike called by the All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC) on January 8 and January 9 next year.
Strike by 18 crore workers all over India to push government to raise minimum wages
This strike is yet another warning by the working class of India that it is determined to continue its struggle to protect the rights of the workers.
September 2 nationwide strike to be bigger than last year's: Unions
All India Trade Union Congress Secretary Amarjeet Kaur said the unions view the announcements made by Ministers' panel, headed by FM Arun Jaitley, an eyewash.
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