15 Feb 2016
New Delhi: A majority of railwaymen are in favour of going ahead with the proposed indefinite strike from April 11 to press for the fulfillment of their demands, a railway union claimed yesterday.
16 Sep 2016
Chennai: DMK leaders Kanimozhi Karunanidhi, MK Stalin and MDMK chief Vaiko were detained by the police during dawn-to-dusk bandh in Tamil Nadu called by several farmers and traders bodies over the raging Cauvery dispute on Friday.
15 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The protest by gold and jewellery traders entered the 14th day today even as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rejected demands for rollback of one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
11 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Jewellers and bullion traders across the country, including Delhi and Mumbai, went on with their protest for the 10th straight day today demanding rollback of the proposed excise duty on non-silver jewellery items.
13 May 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today stayed all disciplinary action, including rustication orders, against JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and others, on the condition that they withdraw all current agitation.Justice Manmohan gave a conditional stay on disciplinary action against all JNU students if they end all agitation.
10 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The bullion traders' strike over the imposition of 1 percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery entered its ninth day today.
09 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Gold and jewellery establishments in many parts of the country remained closed for the 8th day today as traders continue their protest against the budgetary proposal to levy 1 percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
07 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar yesterday ended his nine-day hunger strike after he was discharged from AIIMS even as the university administration asked students not to invite outsiders saying it might vitiate the academic atmosphere and peace on campus.
04 Feb 2016
Athens: Greece was hit today by a general strike against an unpopular pension overhaul that has rallied workers against the embattled government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.
05 May 2016
New Delhi: Five JNU students withdrew from the ongoing indefinite hunger strike against punishments by university in connection with the February 9 event, while JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar's condition was stated to be critical and rushed to varsity's health centre.