Mamata Banerjee opposes citu-sponsored transport strike on July 31
Mamata Banerjee on Thursday threatened to cancel permits and licences of those private transport owners who will join the Citu-sponsored transport strike.
Sangh Parivar aiming firm footing in West Bengal
Mohan Bhagwat made recent visits to the state and over 10,000 Sangh Parichiti Vargas (Know RSS campaigns) have been organised in the past few months.
Foxconn employees to intensify stir
To intensify their agitation against suspension of production at the Foxconn India facility at Sriperumbudur, the employees have decided to stage a protest in front of the Kancheepuram District Collectorate next week, Union sources said.
Trade unions to hold country wide agitation on November 8
Central trade unions including Congress-backed INTUC on Wednesday decided to stage a country-wide agitation on November 8.
Communist Party of India-Marxist politburo member M K Pandhe passed away
Communist Party of India-Marxist politburo member M K Pandhe died of cardiac arrest at a hospital here in the wee hours.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Left oppose jute packaging Act dilution
"I would request that cental government should not go ahead with the proposed reduction of reservation of jute packaging," the Chief Minister said.
37,000 taxis go off Kolkata roads inconveniencing commuters
Following the withdrawal of around 37,000 taxis from the city roads, other modes of public transport such as government and private buses, trams and Metro train services were overcrowded.
Labour laws reforms: Trade unions to hold protest tomorrow
The unions are also opposing disinvestment of public sector undertakings (PSUs), and FDI in defence production, railways and insurance.
Trade unions protest against Coal India stake sale
Five trade unions operating in the coal sector today held demonstrations to protest against the Coal India disinvestment.
Coal India worker unions defer strike
The proposed strike on November 24 by CIL employee unions has been deferred after a meeting between Coal Ministry officials and trade unions today.
Foxconn employees to go on hunger-strike on Jan 23
Trouble began at the manufacturing facilities of Foxconn situated at Sriperumbudur near here after it decided to suspend production from December 22, 2014.
Coal strike: Production halts at over 60 per cent Coal India units
The strike, being billed as the biggest industrial action for any sector since 1977, has been called by the five leading trade unions of the country.
Foxconn workers in Tamil Nadu arrested again
Police held about 235 workers at the gates of the Nokia Telecom SEZ, which also accommodates the phone-part making unit of the Taiwanese supplier Foxconn.
Strike at Maruti's Manesar plant enters 12th day; stock down
Maruti Suzuki India said production at its Manesar plant continues to be completely affected as the ongoing workers strike entered its 12th day.
Strike enters 10th day at Maruti Manesar plant; stock falls
Maruti Suzuki India's Manesar facility continues to be completely shut down, with a workers' strike at the plant entering its 10th day today.
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