15 Dec 2014
Brussels: Belgium ground to a halt in its biggest strike in years today as trade unions grounded flights, cut international rail links and shut sea ports to protest the new government's austerity plans.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A hunger strike was staged by the Delhi High Court Bar Association (DHCBA) members on Thursday to protest against the Parliamentary standing committee's recommendation to raise the high court's minimum pecuniary jurisdiction from Rs 20 lakh to Rs two crore.
20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) on Thursday said it will not join the proposed strike by Coal India employee unions on Monday, bringing the split among the unions to the fore over the issue.
04 Dec 2014
Patna: Banking operations in Bihar was hit on Thursday after Public Sector bank employees in the state joined the relay strike call given by United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) for early signing of wage accord.
17 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Judicial work in the Delhi High Court was on Wednesday disrupted as lawyers abstained from work in protest against the Union Law Minister's assurance that the amended bill on enhancement of pecuniary jurisdiction of trial courts would be tabled in winter session of Parliament.
10 Jan 2015
Itanagar: BJP on Saturday expressed solidarity with the Ujum Perying, aspirant of APPSCCE (Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission Combined Examination) 2014, who is on a 72-hour hunger strike supported by her colleagues, against the paper leakage episode of September 24, 2014.
27 Nov 2014
Lakhimpur/Dibrugarh: ULFA (I) militants on Thursday killed a man and injured two others while another militant was killed in an encounter with police ahead Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day visit to Assam on November 29.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Jet Airways on Thursday announced cancellation of two flights to Newark via Brussels and re-routed two others to Toronto through Paris on December 15 due to a general strike called by all major trade unions in Belgium.
07 Dec 2014
Islamabad: A top al-Qaeda leader was among five militants killed on Sunday in a US drone attack in Pakistan's troubled North Waziristan region, a day after the chief of the terror group's global operations was also killed in a Pakistani military operation.
06 Dec 2014
Kolkata: CPI-M-affiliated All India Coal Workers Federation (AICWF) is planning a strike in government-owned Coal India protesting against the move to allow private players sell coal in the commercial market as also for highlighting the plight of the workers.