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.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Undeterred by the ongoing demand of his resignation by dissident MLAs, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday ruled out possibility of putting in his papers.
11 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Around 4,100 retail petrol-diesel outlets in Maharashtra went on a day-long strike since Monday morning to protest against multiple taxes in the state, an official said.
12 Jul 2014
Guwahati: Four persons, including two boys, were allegedly kidnapped by suspected National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) insurgents in Assam's Baksa district, following which a massive search was launched and indefinite curfew imposed.
26 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: Normal life was disrupted in many parts of western Odisha on Tuesday due to a 12-hour shutdown called by Kosala Rajya Samanwaya Samiti demanding a separate Kosala state, police said.
26 Aug 2014
Pune: The proposed indefinite strike called by petrol dealers in Maharashtra from midnight has been called off after mediation by Vinod Tawade, BJP leader and leader of opposition in the state legislative council, according to a BJP release.
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.
20 Aug 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: A section of shops across the state remained closed on Wednesday in response to a strike call given by 'Kerala Vyapari Vyavasayi Ekopanasamithi' to protest the new e-declaration policy and other policies of the government.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Days after Parliament approved creation of Telangana, the government has set up an expert committee to study and examine the demand of a separate Bodoland state to be carved out of Assam.