State transport staff to go on indefinite strike on wage-related issues

Wednesday, April 7th, 2021
ksrtc Bus

Mangaluru : Public transport services, including those of Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC)and Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC), are likely to be hit across the state today as workers of road transport corporations are set to begin an indefinite strike from Wednesday. Buses at KSRTC bus stand at Bejai in Mangaluru as well as […]

National Health Mission strike, newborns shifted to private hospital

Sunday, October 4th, 2020
lady Ghoschen

Mangaluru : The strike called by workers of National Health Mission (NHM) has an impact on the newborns at Lady Goschen hospital of the city. Due to shortage of staff, some newborns have been shifted to a private hospital. The past 10 days NHM workers on strike for urging the government to fulfil various demands. This […]

Nation wide strike called by trade unions hits banking services

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

New Delhi : Banking services were impacted on Wednesday as employees went on a nationwide strike called by 10 central trade unions to protest against the government’s “anti-people” policies. Branch activities, including cash withdrawal deposit in public sector banks, in many places across the country have been affected due to the strike. Most of the […]

HAL employees’ strike continues : Unions refuse to back down

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Bengaluru : The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited management on Tuesday urged its striking employees to accept the “fair offer” made by it but the latter stuck to their stand, saying the two-day old indefinite stir will continue till an ‘amicable’ solution beneficial to them was reached. The Defence PSU also reiterated its stand that the strike […]

HAL unions to go on strike for wage revision From oct 14

Friday, October 4th, 2019

Bengaluru : The All India HAL Trade Unions Coordination Committee (AIHALTUCC) has issued an indefinite strike notice effective from October 14, at all the nine locations of HAL with regard to settlement of wage revision effective from January 1, 2017. Earlier on June 26, 2019, the anomalies in the demands of AIHALTUCC were brought to […]

Garbage collectors go on strike to protest non-payment of salary

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Mangaluru: Antony Waste Handling Cell (Pvt) Ltd, who has been entrusted to collect waste from the city, went on a strike on Tuesday. Mumbai-based company, Antony Waste collects thrash from the houses and transports it to the garbage dump-yard at Vamanjoor. 680 workers spread over 150 vehicles are involved in the task of collection and […]

Strike can not be taken back, even on Enforcement of ESMA

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Mangaluru: Various trade union leaders under the banner of Joint Committee of Trade Unions of Karnataka State Transport Corporations on Sunday urged workers and employees of the corporations to make the proposed July 25 strike in protest against a meagre hike of 8 per cent in their salary a success. Addressing KSRTC workers here, KSRTC […]

Indefinite strike against port privatisation

Friday, March 6th, 2015

Mangaluru : Against the proposal of corporatisation of 12 major ports, five federations functioning in the major ports of the country have called for an indefinite strike across the nation from March 9. Briefing reporters, on Thursday, INTUC State president N M Adyanthaya said though the strike had been postponed from March 4 after the […]

‘Doctors’ strike: Govt to ready plan B, if needed’

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Bangalore : There is no need to panic over government medical doctors threatening to go on strike, Minister for Health and Family Welfare U T Khader said on Friday. According to him, his department will make alternative arrangements, if necessary, and ensure proper healthcare services. Addressing reporters here, he said that he was open to […]

300 bankmen strike in city on Dec.18

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Mangalore: As 9 bank unions with a membership of 10 lakhs bank employees struck work today on a national scale 300 bank men in Mangalore also joined them to demonstrate in front of Canara bank Balmatta on Wednesday morning. In Udupi the UFBU members showed their might by gathering in front of Syndicate bank head […]