CITU condemns mass retrenchment of IT employees
"All these IT multinational companies have been earning huge profits and there is no reason to retrench employees. The firing operations are being taken up on the pretexts of ‘growth plans', ‘restructuring', ‘role rationalisation' etc, which are nothing but measures to maximise their profits at the cost of employees," CITU said in a statement.
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.
CITU opposes move to allow 49 per cent FDI in Air India
The Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) today denounced the decision of the government to allow 49 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in Air India.
Coal India trade unions call off proposed strike
The four central trade unions of CITU, BMS, HMS and AITUC had served the strike notice on March 14.
Coal India talks with union leaders on private mining fail
INTUC, which had so far kept away, has also joined the strike called by CITU, BMS, HMS and AITUC. These five represent almost the entire workforce of the company.
Driver strike hits cab services in Chennai
For many months now, drivers have held protests against dwindling incentives and rising performance-linked remunerations paid by these aggregators.
Coal India managament rejects wage hike demand of worker unions
According to Ramanandan in the last wage negotiations which took place in 2011 Coal India's profit was Rs 10,000 crore and "this time it is Rs 16,000 crore plus."
Tea bonus talks have seen dragging on, affecting festive season sales
Since 2011, tea estate trade unions and planters have been following a 20% bonus policy, with exceptions being made for a few gardens on a case-to-case basis.
Coal India seeks to limit wage outgo
Representatives of four trade unions - CITU, AITUC, BMS and HMS -- and the Coal India chairman and other board members failed to reach concensus on wage hike.
Ola drivers band with CITU to push for better payment systems
CITU leader Anbalagan spoke to cab drivers. He said:" We need to protest together. This problem s not just an Ola problem. Its larger than that."
Changing fares & sops make the ride bumpy for TN cabbies
The latest to shift its system was Chennai-based UTOO, which announced last week that it was migrating from monthly salaries to a finance-led model.
Mamata Banerjee trying to foil CITU strike: CPM
CPM alleged that Mamata Banerjee's government was eager to foil the general strike called by 11 trade unions against Modi government's labour policy.
CITU, INTUC shun Coal Ministry meet on strike
The operating trade unions in coal industry and common coal workers are against further 10 per cent disinvestment in Coal India Ltd.
Government to discuss pension fund merger with coal unions; coal secretary to meet union leaders
INTUC, one of the largest unions has not been called for the meeting because its identity is mired in a legal battle and a case in pending at the Delhi High Court.
Over 4.5 lakh tea workers in Bengal to go on strike
The strike will be followed by other movement steps until the issue does not find any acceptable solution.
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