04 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar today termed as "unlawful" activity the ongoing indefinite hunger strike by students against punishment awarded by the varsity in connection with the February 9 event, and asked them to use "constitutional" means to put forth their demands.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: JNU students who have been punished by the university in connection with the controversial February 9 event yesterday began an indefinite hunger strike to demand revocation of punitive action.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Gold traders, jewellers and artisans continued their indefinite strike for yet another day today, in protest against the proposed one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
13 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Jewellers in the national capital today temporarily called off their 42-day strike, demanding rollback of proposed excise duty on non-silver jewellery, for 12 days after the government's assurance that there will be no harassment by excise officials.
05 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The strike against one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery continued for another day despite huge losses to the industry traders.
04 Apr 2016
New Delhi: A large number of jewellery establishments in the country remained shut for the 34th day today to protest against one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
29 Mar 2016
New Delhi: A large number of gold traders and jewellers continued their strike for the 28th day today in protest against the proposed one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
11 Apr 2016
Kolkata: Justifying the imposition of one percent excise duty on gold jewellery, union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley yesterday said a luxury item like gold should not be exempted from the manufacturing tax when the country is moving towards Goods and Services Tax.
21 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Jewellery stocks today rose sharply by up to 8 per cent after jewellers called off their 18-day old strike demanding rollback of proposed excise duty on non- silver jewellery.
27 Mar 2016
Mumbai: A section of officers and employees of IDBI Bank are going on strike from tomorrow to protest against the government's plan to pare its stake in the lender.