29 Sep 2014
Vadodara: A day after the umbrella body of the lenders IBA rejected the union's call for steeper wage hikes, the United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) has said it will adopt multi-pronged agitational methods from the middle of next month to press for their demands.
23 Sep 2014
Washington: United States and partner nations are carrying out the first air strikes against Islamic State targets in Syria, the Pentagon said on Monday, in ongoing operations that mark the opening of a new, far more complicated front in a battle against the militants.
23 Sep 2014
Hong Kong's striking students on Tuesday gave the city's leader 48 hours to honour his promise to listen to the people, threatening further action if he failed to respond to their demands for greater democracy in the former British colony.
19 Sep 2014
Baghdad: France carried out its first air strike against the Islamic State group in Iraq on Friday, boosting US-led efforts to unite the world against the growing threat posed by the jihadists.
15 Sep 2014
Shillong: NorthEast United FC on Monday announced that it has signed Spanish strike Sergio Contreras Pardo, commonly known as Koke, to strengthen the club's attacking frontline.
08 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana Roadways employees on Monday called off their strike against the government's move to grant route permits to private bus operators, after their talks with State Transport Minister Aftab Ahmed on Monday morning.
02 Aug 2014
New Delhi: There is growing concern about the use of antibiotics in Indian poultry sector. The studies done by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) shows that over use of antibiotics in poultry sector led to chicken to become antibiotics resistance and in return the consumption of these chickens led to fall of antibiotic resistance in the Delhities who normally fall prey to curable diseases.
03 Sep 2014
Kolkata: For the sixth time since August, commuters faced inconvenience as taxis stayed off roads on Wednesday with taxi unions calling an indefinite strike demanding a fare hike and protesting the West Bengal Government's action against agitating drivers.
02 Sep 2014
Monrovia: Nurses at Liberia's largest hospital have gone on strike, demanding better pay and equipment to protect them against a deadly Ebola epidemic which has killed hundreds in the West African nation.
24 Aug 2014
Gaza: Israel launched more air strikes on Gaza on Sunday after taking its military campaign to a new level by flattening a 13-storey apartment tower following a warning to residents to evacuate.