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Coal India coal import plans face opposition


September 14th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) Coal India's plan to import coal following a government diktat has raised the hackles of workers' unions and former top officials of the state-run firm who ... Read more...

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Coal workers threaten to go on strike


May 2nd, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) A trade union associated with the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Wednesday threatened to go on strike from July 10 against alleged irregularities in allocation ... Read more...

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Coal India ‘almost’ finalises wage accord with unions


January 13th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 13 (IANS) State-run Coal India Limited (CIL), the largest coal producer in the world, has "almost" arrived at an agreement with its labour unions for a 25 percent ... Read more...

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Telangana employees call off 42-day-old strike


October 25th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 24 (IANS) Government employees in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh Mondaynight called off their 42-day-long strike for a separate Telangana state.Leaders of Telangana Employees Joint Action ... Read more...

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School bells ring again in Telangana, coal production resumes


October 18th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 18 (IANS) After more than a month, coal production resumed in the state-run Singareni coal mines Tuesday while schools and colleges that were shut in support of ... Read more...

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Telangana strike completes a month, buses off roads


October 12th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 12 (IANS) The indefinite "people's strike" in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh to demand a separate state completed 30 days Wednesday.The administration remained paralysed as government employees ... Read more...

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Bus employees to continue strike for Telangana


October 9th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 9 (IANS) Employees of state-owned Road Transport Corp (RTC) buses Sunday decided to continue their indefinite strike for a separate Telangana state, as the buses remained off ... Read more...

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Andhra CM, Congress chief in Delhi for Telangana talks


October 8th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 8 (IANS) Hectic consultations on Telangana issue were set to begin Saturday as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, his deputy Damodar Rajanarasimha and state ... Read more...

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Andhra governor summoned to Delhi over Telangana


October 6th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 6 (IANS) With the general strike in Telangana continuing in support of a demand for a separate state, the central government has summoned Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. ... Read more...

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Centre agrees to supply power to Andhra


October 4th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Reeling under a power crisis due to the ongoing strike by coal workers in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh Tuesday received some respite with the central government ... Read more...

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Telangana strike on, power cut in Hyderabad


September 21st, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The indefinite strike by government employees, teachers, transport and coal workers, lawyers and other sections of people in Telangana for separate statehood continued for the ... Read more...

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Coal India hints at price increase


February 3rd, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Coal India chairman Partha Sarathi Bhattacharyya Tuesday hinted at hiking coal prices, but said any such decision would be taken after ensuring that end-users remained globally competitive.With the ... Read more...

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Bagrodia for safety of coal workers


April 7th, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Strongly pitching for transparency and weeding out favouritism and corruption in the coal sector, newly inducted Minister of State for Coal Santosh Bagrodia Monday called for safety ... Read more...

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