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Maruti management thanks locals for support


August 16th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 16 (IANS) After announcing resumption of production at its Manesar plant, the Maruti Suzuki management Thursday met local village heads and thanked them for their support, a company ... Read more...

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Trade unions to march in support of Maruti workers


August 16th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 16 (IANS) Trade unions of different political hues said they will march here Friday to demonstrate their support for Maruti Suzuki workers who are demanding a judicial probe ... Read more...

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Maruti to decide on restarting Manesar plant


August 12th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 12 (IANS) The country's major carmaker Maruti Suzuki is expected to partially restore production at its Manesar facility within the next 10 days. An important exercise to this ... Read more...

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Talks on suspended workers fail at Honda scooters


August 8th, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 7 (IANS) Talks between the workers' union and the company management on the issue of two suspended workers at the Honda Scooters factory in Manesar failed Tuesday. The ... Read more...

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‘Slain Maruti official had offered to quit’


July 24th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 23 (IANS) Maruti human resource manager Awanish Kumar Dev, killed in violence at its Manesar plant in Haryana last week, had offered to quit six months back, ... Read more...

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Cleaning exercise begins at Maruti factory


July 21st, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 21 (IANS) An exercise to clear the Maruti Suzuki factory of debris and charred remains of items began in Manesar Saturday, three days after workers indulged in ... Read more...

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Suzuki plants get police cover, workers slam move


July 20th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 20 (IANS) Police were deployed at three other Suzuki plants in the district even as production remained suspended at the vandalised Maruti Suzuki plant at Manesar for the ... Read more...

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Trinidad’s Indian-origin ex-PM freed of corruption charges


June 28th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, June 28 (IANS) Basdeo Panday, Trinidad and Tobago's first Indian-origin prime minister, has been acquitted of charges of failing to declare his assets in a London bank.Panday ... Read more...

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Houseboat business struggles to stay afloat (Kerala Newsletter)


June 23rd, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 23 (IANS) A houseboat trip on the backwaters of Alappuzha or Kumarakom is billed as one of Kerala's exotic tourism products. But the future may not be bright ... Read more...

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Judge ensures cleanup of Pakistan airport


March 21st, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 21 (IANS) A judge, who was taken aback at the sight of posters and banners of political groups at the Benazir Bhutto International Airport, not only ordered ... Read more...

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Mexican airline to return to the skies under new owners


February 26th, 2012 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 26 (IANS/EFE) Mexican airline Mexicana de Aviacion, grounded since August 2010 while in bankruptcy proceedings, is set to return to the skies under new ownership.Early this month, ... Read more...

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CJI to decide bench for hearing death row convict’s plea


February 9th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday asked Chief Justice S.H.Kapadia to decide which bench will hear the petition by a death row convict seeking the commutation of ... Read more...

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Regency Ceramics to revive damaged plant in Yanam


January 31st, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 31 (IANS) Regency Ceramics plans to re-open in the next few months its factory in Yanam, which sustained massive damage in labour unrest last week, but is waiting ... Read more...

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AIADMK labour wing to start union in Hyundai Motor


December 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 13 (IANS) With the AIADMK storming to power in Tamil Nadu, its trade union wing Anna Thozhir Sangam Peravai (ATSP) is now entering multi-national companies like Hyundai Motor ... Read more...

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Protesting Hyundai workers roll out cars on empty stomach


November 30th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) Even as a sizeable number of workers of the Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) roll out cars on an empty stomach pressing various demands, 32 dismissed ... Read more...

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Petrobras reports gas leak at drilling platform


November 28th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Nov 28 (IANS/EFE) A "minimal amount" of gas leaked at a drilling platform off the coast of Rio de Janeiro state in the Campos basin, Brazil's main oil-producing ... Read more...

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Indonesian police arrest 27 after violent wage protests


November 26th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by BNO News
BATAM, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 27 people have been arrested after two consecutive days of violent protesters in the Indonesian province of Riau Islands, police said on Saturday. Around 20 ... Read more...

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Employer’s plea to quash suicide abetment charges rejected


October 28th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has rejected the plea of a man seeking quashing of a trial court order for framing of charges against him for ... Read more...

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Strike at India’s top carmaker ends after 13 days


June 17th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI (BNO NEWS) -- The 13-day strike at India's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki in the northern state of Haryana was called off on late Thursday night after an agreement was reached ... Read more...

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Day 13 of Maruti workers strike


June 16th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the 13th day Thursday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike into day 12


June 15th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the 12th day Wednesday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Talks fail, Maruti strike enters 10th day


June 13th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant at Manesar in Haryana continued for the 10th day Monday as talks between workers and management failed to resolve ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike continues, talks fail (Lead, correcting figure in paras four, six)


June 11th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the eighth day Saturday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike continues, talks fail


June 11th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the eighth day Saturday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Haryana bans Maruti workers’ strike


June 10th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 10 (IANS) The Haryana government Friday banned the ongoing strike at the manufacturing plant of India's biggest car manufacturer Maruti, at Manesar near Gurgaon.Minister of State for Labour ... Read more...

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Strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant enters sixth day


June 9th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana entered its sixth day Thursday with talks between the workers and management failing to ... Read more...

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Fifth day of strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 8th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The strike at the Maruti Suzuki plant in Haryana's Manesar town entered its fifth day Wednesday with talks between the workers and management failing to ... 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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Hyundai Motor recognises workers’ union


May 14th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of South Korean automobile maker Hyundai has finally accorded recognition to a workers union after years of refusal.With the recognition of the United ... Read more...

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Airtel denies shutting down of operations in Manipur following militants attacks


April 23rd, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Apr 23(ANI): Airtel has denied that it has stopped its operations in Manipur following continuous attacks by militants on telecom towers and employees associated with the industry."Airtel services in Manipur continue ... Read more...

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Airtel shuts down operations in Manipur following militants attacks


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Apr 22 (ANI): Following continuous attacks by militants on telecom towers and employees associated with the industry in Manipur, the tower service of Airtel company has stopped its operations in the ... Read more...

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First man in space to get statue in London - 50 yrs after his UK visit


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, who became the first person to travel in space, made his historic voyage on April 12, 1961.Three months later, Gagarin was in Manchester ... Read more...

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Abductions for ransom in Manipur continue


January 28th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Jan 28 (ANI): The people in Manipur continue to suffer, as there is no end to the abductions for ransom by militants.On January 21, Khwairakpam Ibobi Singh, Senior Divisional Sales Manager ... Read more...

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LAUSD Workers Resent Layoffs And Relocations


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The LAUSD workers are agitating against the relocation and layoff that they are being subjected to. The district workers resorted to protest and demanded that the ... Read more...

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Norway boss orders female staff to wear red bracelets during periods


December 1st, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): A look at the "tyrannical" toilet rules in Norwegian companies found one boss asking his female staff to wear red bracelets during their periods.A workers' union report ... Read more...

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