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Dhumal steps in to end St Bede’s strike


July 17th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 17 (IANS) With the strike by the faculty of St. Bede's, the country's oldest all-women college here, continuing for over a week, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar ... Read more...

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Himachal bus strike hits commuters hard (Second Lead)


June 5th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 5 (IANS) Employees of the state-run Himachal Road Transport Corp (HRTC), which has fleet of over 1,900 buses, Tuesday went on a day's strike, hitting commuters hard.They were ... Read more...

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Employees’ strike cripples work in J&K; offices


May 24th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 24 (IANS) Work in most government offices across Jammu and Kashmir was crippled by the employees' three-day strike that started here Thursday, an official said."Work in all ... Read more...

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Kingfisher negotiates with striking employees (Lead)


April 21st, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines said it is negotiating with the agitating employees who went on a flash strike Saturday over non-payment of salaries and hopes to resolve ... Read more...

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PTI employees on 30-hour strike (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Employees of the Press Trust of India (PTI), the largest news agency in the country, went on a 30-hour countrywide strike Friday demanding implementation of ... Read more...

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Employees’ strike paralyses government offices in Kashmir (Lead)


April 17th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/Jammu, April 17 (IANS) Work in government offices across Jammu and Kashmir was paralysed Tuesday as employees struck work Tuesday demanding an increase in the retirement age and regularization of ... Read more...

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Three workers injured in police firing in Yanam


January 27th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) Three industrial workers were injured Friday as police opened fire when large-scale violence by employees of a ceramics factory rocked Yanam, a region of Puducherry but ... 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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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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Few state-run buses return on Telangana roads


October 11th, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 11 (IANS) A few buses Tuesday returned on roads in parts of Telangana after 22 days as a section of employees of Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport ... 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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JAC postpones rail blockade in Telangana by three days


October 7th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 7 (IANS) The Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC), spearheading the movement for a separate state, has postponed the three-day rail blockade programme in the region to Oct ... Read more...

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Telangana strike enters 25th day


October 7th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 7 (IANS) The general strike in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh entered its 25th day Friday as the impasse continues over the demand for a separate ... Read more...

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On 22nd day, no end in sight to Telangana strike


October 4th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 4 (IANS) With the centre not giving any assurance on carving a separate Telangana state out of Andhra Pradesh, the indefinite 'people's strike' in the region ... Read more...

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No promise from PM, Telangana agitation to intensify: TRS


October 4th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Oct 3 (IANS) After failing to get any assurance from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over a separate Telangana state, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhar Rao ... Read more...

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Call for industrial shutdown in four Telangana districts


September 30th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 30 (IANS) Intensifying further the movement for separate Telangana state, the Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) Friday called for indefinite industrial shutdown in four of the region's ... Read more...

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Tight security at government offices in Telangana


September 27th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Taking serious note of the attacks on government officials by striking employees in the Telangana region, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Monday ... Read more...

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Hyderabad shutdown called on Sep 30, rail blockade in October (Roundup)


September 26th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) The movement for separate statehood to Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region further intensified Monday with a minister and three MPs of the ruling Congress joining the ... Read more...

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Telangana protest reaches CM’s office, strike continues


September 26th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh state secretariat Monday resounded to traditional Telangana songs as the protest for a separate Telangana reached the doorstep of Chief Minister N. ... Read more...

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Chief minister faces power cut in Telangana heat


September 24th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 24 (IANS) The striking employees of the electricity department in Telangana have threatened to cut power supply to the houses and offices of Chief Minister N. Kiran ... Read more...

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Singareni’s striking miners offered double wages


September 24th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 23 (IANS) In an attempt to woo back striking employees, the state-owned Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) Friday offered double wages for workers who return to work ... Read more...

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Bus accident sparks protest from Telangana groups


September 21st, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The death of a person here in an accident involving a bus of Road Transport Corporation (RTC) triggered tension Wednesday with Telangana groups blaming the ... 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 movement intensifies as teachers join strike


September 16th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 15 (IANS) The indefinite general strike in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh to demand a separate state intensified on its fourth day Friday with teachers also joining ... Read more...

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General strike continues in Telangana for separate state


September 15th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 15 (IANS) The indefinite general strike in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region to demand a separate state continued for the third day Thursday, crippling the administration.Over 400,000 government ... Read more...

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Telangana remains paralysed for second day


September 14th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 14 (IANS) The administration remained paralysed in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh Wednesday as the indefinite strike by over 400,000 government employees continued for the second day.Delivery ... 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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Police disperse Kashmir government staff rally (Lead)


July 18th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 18 (IANS) Police used batons and water cannon to disperse hundreds of Jammu and Kashmir government employees who were holding a rally to press for various demands here ... Read more...

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Haryana bus strike hits thousands (Second Lead)


June 8th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 8 (IANS) Bus commuters had a tough time in Haryana Wednesday as Haryana Roadways employees went on a day's strike against the government's privatisation policy. Around 100 strikers ... Read more...

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Thousands hit due to bus strike in Haryana (Lead)


June 8th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 8 (IANS) Bus commuters had a tough time in Haryana Wednesday as Haryana Roadways employees went on a day's strike to denounce the government's privatisation policy.The large fleet ... Read more...

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Haryana Roadways employees’ strike harasses people


June 8th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 8 (IANS) Residents of Haryana had a tough time as hundreds of Haryana Roadways employees went on a one-day strike Wednesday to protest against the privatisation policy of ... Read more...

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AIR, Doordarshan operations hit as employees strike


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Employees of All India Radio and Doordarshan Tuesday went on a 48-hour strike to press their demand for repeal of the Prasar Bharati Act, bringing operations ... Read more...

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Goa train ticket checkers strike work for two hours


October 7th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 6 (IANS) Over 50 ticket checkers and commercial clerks attached to the Konkan Railway (KR) went on a flash strike Wednesday evening, triggering confusion at three major railway stations in ... Read more...

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Foxconn workers call off strike


September 22nd, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Striking employees of mobile phone accessory manufacturer Foxconn India have called off their one-day strike Wednesday. The workers began sit-in strike Tuesday night demanding the management to negotiate with ... Read more...

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