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 […]

Sand mining labour dies after falling into river

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
sand labor

Kundapur: After falling to the river, a sand mining labour lost his life on Wednesday in Kundapur. The deceased has been identified as Ramu (40) of Uttar Pradesh. As per the complaint filed in Kundapur police station, Ramu was taking the boat for the repair and accidentally he fell into the river. But the locals […]

Udupi Guest Lecturers staged protest for services regularisation

Friday, February 12th, 2016
Guest Lecturers

Udupi : Guest lecturers, under the aegis of the Udupi district Guest Lecturers’ Association, staged a protest at the Clock Tower on Wednesday, demanding regularisation of the services. Association president Ranjith Kumar Shetty, who addressed the protesters, said that the condition of the guest lecturers was pathetic. “They are paid salary only for nine months […]

Oscar Fernandes gets labour ministry charge

Sunday, December 15th, 2013
Oscar Fernandes

New Delhi : Road Transport and Highways Minister Oscar Fernandes will additionally hold charge of the ministry of labour and employment, following the death of Labour Minister Sis Ram Ola, Rashtrapati Bhavan said Sunday. “The president as advised by the prime minister, has directed that Oscar Fernandes, minister of road transport and highways, shall be […]

ESIC Sub- Regional Office Inaugurated in Mangalore

Friday, October 25th, 2013
ESIC Sub- Regional Office

Mangalore : Shri Kodikunnil Suresh, Hon’ble Minister of State for Labour & Employment, Govt. of India Inaugurated the ESIC Sub- Regional Office, Mangalore (Karnataka) on 24.10.2013 Thursday. Shri P. T. Parameshwara Naik, Hon’ble Minister of State for Labour (Independent Charge), Government of Karnataka presided over the function. While addressing the gathering Shri Kodikunnil Suresh, Hon’ble […]

Labourer meets tragic end in Netravathi

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Bantwal  : Aboobakker Siddique (32) , a resident of Guruvayanakere who went to the Netravathi river to wash himself before going to the mosque for namaz, slipped and drowned on October 2, Wednesday. It is learnt, he was engaged in the construction of a compound wall near a tourist guest house. Some locals who saw […]

Bharat Bandh: Two-day trade union strike from tomorrow

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013
Bharat Bandh

New Delhi: The stage appears set for a mega two-day trade union strike starting Wednesday after union leaders failed to arrive at a consensus in talks with the government. The strike called by country’s 11 registered trade unions, cutting across party lines, will start from Tuesday midnight to protest against the “anti-people” policies of the […]

Nursing faculty meets union minister for labour; seeks solution to problems

Saturday, January 19th, 2013

Mangalore: Nursing faculty of various colleges of Mangalore, under the leadership of PV Abhilash, an elected Senate Member of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, met Union Minister of State for Labour and Employment Kodikkunil Suresh and urged him to solve various problems confronting the nursing faculty. The delegation told the minister that the nursing […]

These kids were ‘forced’ to beg

Friday, May 11th, 2012
Child Beggers

Kundapur: The officials of the Department of Labour and members of Spoorthi Dhama of Kedur were successful in rescuing four children including three girls and a boy who under someone’s pressure were seeking alms after posing themselves as deaf and dumb in various parts of the town. The children were rescued following a direction from […]

Various organizations stage protest against Central Govt

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012
Various organizations stage protest against Central Govt

Mangalore : The members of HMS, BMS, CITU, INTUC, AITUC stated a protest in front of Town Hall on Feb 28, Tuesday against the price hike for the commodities by the Central Government. Addressing the gathering B Madhava, state vice-president of Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) said that Central Government has ignored the problems […]