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Partial response to strike; banking, transport hit (Intro Roundup)


February 28th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) A 24-hour nation-wide strike by 11 trade unions Tuesday remained peaceful and evoked a mixed response, but key sectors like banking and transport took ... Read more...

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Strike evokes partial response; banking, transport hit (Roundup)


February 28th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) A 24-hour nation-wide strike by 11 trade unions Tuesday remained peaceful and evoked a mixed response, but key sectors like banking and transport took ... Read more...

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Strike evokes partial response; banking, transport hit (Afternoon Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) A 24-hour nation-wide strike by 11 trade unions Tuesday remained peaceful and evoked a mixed response, but key sectors like banking and transport took ... Read more...

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Andhra junior doctors to intensify strike


February 10th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 10 (IANS) Emergency services in government-run hospitals in Andhra Pradesh are likely to be hit with junior doctors Friday deciding to intensify their strike.With the government ruling out ... Read more...

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Rajasthan doctors end strike, health facilities normalise


January 1st, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 1 (IANS) Healthcare services have started to normalise in Rajasthan after remaining badly affected for 11 days as around 10,000 government doctors joined duty Sunday after ending their ... Read more...

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Hundreds of protesting Rajasthan doctors rejoin duty


December 29th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 29 (IANS) Healthcare services which have remained badly affected in Rajasthan for the past nine days due to the ongoing strike of doctors are likely to improve as ... Read more...

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Rajasthan doctors’ strike claims 55 lives


December 28th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 28 (IANS) Patients at government hospitals across Rajasthan continued to suffer as doctors continued their strike for the eighth day Wednesday, with the toll due to the agitation ... Read more...

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Rajasthan doctors’ strike claims 50 lives


December 27th, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 26 (IANS) Patients at government hospitals across Rajasthan continued to suffer on the sixth day of doctors' strike Monday, and officials said the toll due to the strike ... Read more...

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Rajasthan doctors continue strike, 40 patients dead


December 25th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 25 (IANS) Medical services in Rajasthan remained badly affected on the fifth day of the strike by resident doctors Sunday, with at least 40 patients dying across the ... Read more...

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Rajasthan doctors’ strike: Private hospitals to step in (Lead)


December 24th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 24 (IANS) Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot Saturday directed the health department to authorise private hospitals to treat at approved rates patients who are suffering due to the ... Read more...

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Rajasthan doctors continue strike, 30 patients dead


December 24th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 24 (IANS) Medical services in Rajasthan remained badly affected on the fourth day Saturday of the strike by resident doctors and officials said at least 30 patients have ... Read more...

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Gwalior junior doctors call off strike


November 16th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 16 (IANS) Junior doctors at a medical college in Gwalior called off their three-day strike even as doctors in four other districts continued with their protest Wednesday, officials ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh gets flak for action against teachers


November 9th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 9 (IANS) The opposition Congress hit out at Chhattisgarh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday for imposing the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) against 200,000 contract teachers ... Read more...

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Over 1,000 striking teachers arrested in Chhattisgarh


November 7th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 7 (IANS) Over 1,000 contract teachers in Chhattisgarh, who have been striking work since Nov 1 for a better salary package, were arrested Monday as the state government ... Read more...

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Telangana employees’ strike continues, talks fail


October 15th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 15 (IANS) The indefinite strike by government employees in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh demanding a separate state continued for the 33rd day Saturday as the talks ... Read more...

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Talks between government, Telangana employees fail


October 12th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 12 (IANS) Talks between the Andhra Pradesh government and striking employees in Telangana region failed Wednesday with the latter putting forth a charter of demands as a ... Read more...

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State buses remain off roads in Telangana


September 20th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Public road transport services remained paralyzed in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region for the second consecutive day Tuesday as the employees of the state-owned Road Transport ... Read more...

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Telangana employees reject invitation for talks


August 11th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 11 (IANS) Government employees in Telangana Thursday rejected the Andhra Pradesh government's invitation for talks over their proposed indefinite strike from Aug 17 to demand creation of ... Read more...

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Telangana employees launch protest for separate state


August 9th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 8 (IANS) Government employees in Telangana Monday launched protests ahead of their indefinite strike from Aug 17, demanding a separate Telangana state.The employees began "work to rule" ... Read more...

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Telangana employees gearing up for indefinite strike


August 7th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 7 (IANS) Government employees in Telangana region are set to protest from Monday in the run up to the indefinite strike from Aug 17, even as the ... Read more...

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Telangana employees boycott talks over proposed strike


August 5th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 5 (IANS) Government employees in Telangana Friday boycotted talks with the Andhra Pradesh cabinet sub-committee over their proposed general strike from Aug 17 to push for a ... Read more...

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JAC calls for Telangana shutdown Friday


July 21st, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) The Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC), which is spearheading the movement for separate Telangana state, has called for a shutdown in the region Friday.JAC convenor ... Read more...

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Telangana employees determined to strike


July 21st, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) Unfazed by the reported government threats to invoke the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) and implement "no work no pay", the employees in Andhra Pradesh's ... Read more...

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Political tussle over Delhi industrial estates intensifies


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) A tussle over 22 industrial estates in the capital has intensified with the Congress-controlled Delhi government insisting these be handed over to it by the ... Read more...

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With Maharaja a pauper, is it time to sell Air India?


May 8th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) With accumulated losses amounting to nearly $3 billion, the 10-day crippling strike of Air India pilots may have come at the worst possible time ... Read more...

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Agitating Air India pilots intensify stir, blame Arvind Jadhav for financial losses


May 1st, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 1(ANI): The simmering row between the pilots and the management of Air India boiled over on Sunday after the Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) blamed the carrier's chairman, Arvind ... Read more...

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Stalemate between Air India management, striking pilots continues


April 30th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30(ANI): Refusing to bow to the ultimatum given by the Air India management, the chief of the striking pilots' union said on Saturday that none of the pilots had ... Read more...

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Lockout talks only rumour: Air India


April 30th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Talks about a possible lock out of Air India, crippled by the pilots strike and mounting losses, are only baseless rumours floated by the unions, ... Read more...

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AI striking pilots now question Arvind Jadhav


April 30th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): With the Air India pilots' strike entering its fourth day, the pilots today alleged that they had proof against the national carrier's Chairman and Managing Director Arvind ... Read more...

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AI Pilots strike enters fourth day, domestic operations severely hit


April 30th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): The Air India pilots strike is showing no signs of ending as more pilots have joined the strike on the fourth day, hitting domestic operations severely.Around 42 ... Read more...

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Air India threatens to sack pilots who do not return to work by 5 p.m. today


April 29th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 29 (ANI): With the Air India pilots' strike entering its third day on Friday; the management of the national carrier warned that it will fire pilots who don't report ... Read more...

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Karmapa cash row: Tug of war over seized currency


April 24th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 24 (IANS) A tug of war is on between two security agencies over the possession of seized foreign and Indian currency worth Rs.70 million from the monastery of ... Read more...

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Non-cooperation movement begins in Telangana


February 17th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 17 (IANS) The non-cooperation movement in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh began Thursday to press for introduction of a bill in parliament for a separate state of Telangana.Over ... Read more...

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Telangana protest threatens to paralyse administration


February 15th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 15 (IANS) The administration in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region may come to a standstill from Thursday as the struggle for a separate Telangana state enters a crucial phase ... Read more...

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Bhopal’s nurses call off strike


February 5th, 2011 - 1:31 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 5 (IANS) In a late night development, the nurses of Bhopal who were on strike along with those of four other medical colleges since the past three days called off ... Read more...

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