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Bank strike hits financial sector in India (Roundup)


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Banking transactions across India were severely affected Wednesday as employees of most public sector banks and some private and foreign banks went on a two-day ... Read more...

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Strike cripples banking operations in Karnataka


August 22nd, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 22 (IANS) Thousands of employees and officers of state-run and old generation private banks went on a two-day strike Wednesday, crippling banking operations across Karnataka in support ... Read more...

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Committee formed to reinstate sacked Air India pilots, court told


July 13th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) A committee has been formed for the reinstatement of terminated Air India pilots, the Delhi High Court was informed Friday.Deputy Chief Labour Commissioner S.K. Chand ... Read more...

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Air India forms committee for reinstating sacked pilots


July 12th, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) National carrier Air India Thursday formed a three-member committee to look into the issue of reinstating 101 sacked pilots."We have formed a three-member committee which ... Read more...

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Hold talks daily, court tells Air India, pilots (Lead)


July 9th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday told the Air India management and a section of pilots, who recently called off their strike, to hold conciliation talks ... Read more...

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Air India pilots and management to again hold talks


July 9th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Air India pilots and the management will again hold conciliation talks July 10 and 12 with the chief labour commissioner to resolve the deadlock after ... Read more...

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Pilots accuse Air India of retracting on its commitment (Lead)


July 7th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) The Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) has accused Air India of retracting on its commitment to "sympathetically" consider their grievances even as nearly 300 pilots having allegiance ... Read more...

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Pilots accuse Air India of retracting on its commitment


July 7th, 2012 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) The Indian Pilots' Guild (IPG) has accused Air India management of retracting on its commitment and failing to reciprocate the "goodwill gesture" of the pilots who ... Read more...

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Air India pilots officially call off strike (Lead)


July 4th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The 59-day strike by Air India pilots ended Wednesday, a day after the aviators assured the Delhi High Court that they would call off their ... Read more...

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Air India pilots to call off strike (Roundup)


July 3rd, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A 58-day long Air India pilots strike neared its end Tuesday as the agitating aviators assured the Delhi High Court that they will call off ... Read more...

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Air India pilots’ strike nears end (Second Lead)


July 3rd, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A 58-day long strike by a group of Air India pilots seemed coming to an end Tuesday as the agitating aviators assured the Delhi High ... Read more...

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Air India pilots to call off strike (Lead)


July 3rd, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Air India's striking pilots Tuesday assured the Delhi High Court that they would call off their 58-day agitation immediately.Appearing for the pilots, senior advocate Geeta ... Read more...

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Pilots’ stir: Chief labour commissioner to convene talks


June 13th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The chief labour commissioner (CLC) has convened another round of talks between the Air India management and a section of striking pilots June 18 to ... Read more...

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Committee to look into DTC workers’ welfare


May 18th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The Delhi government has decided to set up a committee for the welfare of Delhi Transport Corp (DTC) workers.The decision was taken Friday at a ... Read more...

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Air India crisis: 26 pilots sacked, court steps in (Fourth Lead)


May 10th, 2012 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) National carrier Air India sacked 26 more pilots who went on mass sick leave leading to several flight cancellations Wednesday, as the Delhi High Court ... Read more...

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Air India crisis: 10 pilots sacked, court steps in (Third Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) National carrier Air India sacked 10 more pilots who went on mass sick leave leading to several flight cancellations Wednesday, as the Delhi High Court ... Read more...

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Court steps in to normalise Air India operations (Second Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Operations of national carrier Air India, affected for two consecutive days due to an employees agitation, may become normal after the Delhi High Court Wednesday ... Read more...

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Air India’s ’sick’ pilots continue protest, four flights cancelled (Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) The agitation by Air India's 'sick' pilots continued for the second day Wednesday forcing the management to cancel four international flights, an official said."Till now ... Read more...

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14-year-old girl foils marriage attempt in Bengal


May 1st, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 1 (IANS) She is 14 years old and a school dropout, but West Bengal resident Seema still mustered up the courage to stand up to her family and ... Read more...

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‘Clarify timeframe on worker deployment at Sahaganj’


April 10th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) The West Bengal government Tuesday said tyre-maker Dunlop India Ltd (DIL) would have to clarify the timeframe within which the company would complete the process of ... Read more...

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Conciliation meeting between Ford India union and management Tuesday


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 2 (IANS) A conciliation meeting is to be held Tuesday between Ford India Employees Union (FIEU) and the management of car maker Ford India Pvt Ltd before the ... Read more...

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Trouble grows in Ford India after seven workers suspended


March 30th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 30 (IANS) Labour trouble at car maker Ford India Pvt Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the US-based Ford Motor Company, Friday took a serious turn with the company ... Read more...

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Conciliation meeting between Ford union, management Thursday


March 28th, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 28 (IANS) A conciliation meeting is slated for Thursday between Ford India Employees Union (FIEU) and the management of car maker Ford India Pvt Ltd before the labour ... Read more...

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Women can work round the clock in Gurgaon: Police chief


March 15th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 15 (IANS) Assuring women of their safety following the gangrape of a woman pub employee, the Gurgaon police Thursday said that women can work at any time and ... Read more...

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Andhra’s small-scale industries threaten closure


February 27th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 27 (IANS) Faced with a 12-day power holiday in a month, small scale industries in Andhra Pradesh Monday threatened to shut down production.The Federation of Andhra Pradesh Small ... Read more...

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Nurses’ strike: Court orders police protection for hospital (Lead)


February 1st, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 1 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Wednesday directed police to provide protection to a private hospital which recruited 100 new nurses after failure of talks over the last ... Read more...

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Officials summoned over child workers in court complexes


January 4th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the Delhi labour commissioner to appear before it Jan 11 in a case of alleged employment of children ... Read more...

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Agitating workers asked to vacate Maruti premises


October 13th, 2011 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Oct 13 (IANS) The district administration has taken strong exception to the workers' strike in Maruti-Suzuki plant at Manesar and at Suzuki's two-wheeler plant. The workers have been advised ... Read more...

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Maruti-Suzuki strike ends, workers to join Monday


October 1st, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh Oct 1 (IANS) The 33-day-old strike by workers of the Maruti-Suzuki car manufacturing plant at Manesar in Haryana has come to an end and workers will resume work Monday, ... Read more...

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Delhi shop and factory workers cry foul


August 14th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Rakesh Soni, a 42-year-old worker at a factory in north Delhi's Karawal Nagar Industrial Area, will be busy polishing metals Monday when most will be ... Read more...

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Bank employees to strike work Aug 5


August 1st, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) The United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU), comprising nine banking sector unions, Monday announced its decision to strike work Aug 5 as the conciliation talks held ... Read more...

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Delhi has new labour comissioner


July 11th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Ramesh Tiwari is Delhi's new labour commissioner. He replaced C.P. Tripathi on Monday.Delhi Labour Minister Ramakant Goswami discussed matters related to child labour, placement agencies, ... Read more...

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177 prosecuted for employing children


July 8th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) A total of 177 people were arrested here for employing children in 2010, up from 90 in 2009.This was stated by Piyush Sharma, the joint ... Read more...

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12 child labourers rescued in Delhi


May 30th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) A task force rescued 12 child labourers employed in shellac-related works from an unauthorised colony in central Delhi, an official said Monday.According to sub-divisional magistrate ... Read more...

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Hyundai workers want union recognition decided on ballot


May 16th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 16 (IANS) Days after Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) management recognised a new workers union, the Hyundai Motor India Employees Union (HMIEU) Monday demanded holding of secret ballot ... Read more...

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