06 Mar 2014
Lucknow: Acting on the orders of Allahabad High Court, UP government on Thursday transferred SSP Kanpur Yashaswi Yadav even as junior doctors here continued their strike demanding strict action against the police officer.
28 Mar 2014
Chandigarh: Major political parties, including Shiromani Akali Dal, have gone for a mix of young and experienced candidates in Punjab where nearly 80 per cent of the total 1.7-crore voters are below 49 years of age.
06 Feb 2014
Hyderabad: Opposing bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, government employees in Rayalaseema and coastal Andhra regions on Thursday began an indefinite strike.
05 Aug 2013
New Delhi: Bodoland People's Front MP Biswajit Daimary on Monday said that he has raised the demand for a separate state of Bodoland out of Assam, with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
17 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Toyota Kirloskar Motor on Sunday declared lockout at its two manufacturing plants at Bidadi near Bangalore, following the failure of talks between the management and the union over wage negotiations.
31 Jul 2013
New Delhi: Intensifying their demand for Bodoland, a delegation of Bodo leaders on Wednesday met Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde. They urged Shinde to take urgent steps for creation of the new state by bifurcating Assam in the wake of recent decision over Telangana.
25 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Cooking gas (LPG) dealers on Monday called off their proposed indefinite strike after oil companies set up a panel to look into their grievances.
24 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Cooking gas distributors across the country have threatened to go on an indefinite strike from Tuesday to ask for their multiple demands, which include withdrawal of the petroleum ministry's recent marketing discipline guidelines.
10 Feb 2014
New Delhi/Mumbai: Cheque clearances, cash withdrawals and deposits in public sector bank branches across the country were hit as employees started a two-day strike on Monday to press for a revision in wages.
19 Apr 2014
Sanaa: A drone strike on Saturday killed 15 Al-Qaeda suspects and three civilians in Yemen's central Baida province, a stronghold of the extremist group, a security official said.