Coal workers to go on strike on Sept 24 over FDI in mining
Last week, the centre allowed 100% FDI in coal which the unions think is detrimental to their interest in India.
What Code on Wages means for the 50 crore workers it aims to benefit
The new code will bring under its ambit even domestic workers. Only MNREGA workers will not come under it.
Muthoot Finance employees' stir ends
State Labour department said the management has accepted in-principle the demand by the employees for a hike in their salary and other benefits.
Tamil Nadu textile belt output down as migrants return home to vote
The drop accentuates a prevailing shortage in labour, a perennial condition in the western cluster.
Enron-Dabhol power project: Supreme Court closes case of alleged corruption
A bench comprising CJI Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Sanjiv Khanna allowed the plea of Maharashtra government to close the case.
Non-fixation of minimum wages, closed gardens main poll issues in Bengal tea belt
The tea belt is located in Darjeeling, Terai and Dooars region of North Bengal where 3 lakh odd permanent workers are employed in around 300 gardens.
Trade unions claim success in two-day all-India strike
Unions have threatened to follow this up with an indefinite strike if government does not heed to their demands.
20 crore workers joined nationwide strike against policies of the BJP led government
Addressing the media after the two-day strike Amarjeet Kaur of AITUC said around eight states witnessed a complete shut down, largely in the north-east and Kerala.
Workers, police clash at Daikin's Neemrana factory, several injured
As many as 22 policemen were injured after the workers allegedly threw stones.Police also lobbed 35 tear gas shells and resorted to cane charging.
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.
Trade Unions strike: Over 20 lakh workers to take part
AIBEA national secretary B S Rambabu said about 15,000 to 18,000 bank employees across Telangana belonging to the two unions are taking part in the strike.
Bill to provide statutory recognition to trade unions in Lok Sabha
The present Act provides for only registration of trade unions and there is no provision for recognition.
All-India strike: Schools & colleges to be shut, normal life may be hit
Although the strike is for two days, the state has not taken a call on whether schools and colleges will remain closed on Wednesday as well.
Central Trade Unions begin two-day nationwide strike
Farmers will join road jam, demonstration, protest meetings throughout the country and register their disenchantment with the government and its policies.
Bharat Bandh: SBI treasury branch at Thiruvananthapuram attacked, trains blocked
The branch manager said a group of people came to his cabin at around 10 am and threatened the staff, damaged a glass table top and a computer.
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