Hundreds of KSRTC employees protest against the government

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
KSRTC protest

Mangaluru: The members of staff unions of KSRTC gathered in front of KSRTC bus stand at Bejai and staged protest against the government and demanded the hike in the pay on Wednesday evening. The strike called by the KSRTC unions has continued for the third consecutive day. The KSRTC members shouted slogans against the government. […]

CPI(M) staged protest against State and Central governments policies

Monday, July 25th, 2016
CPIM-Protest

Mangaluru: CPI(M), Mangaluru staged protest against the anti-people policy of the state and Central governments, on Monday in front of DC Office. Addressing the gathering K R Shriyan said that PM Modi is hypnotising people by giving false statements of development. “Prices of daily needy things have been increased drastically, No vacancies were created by […]

KSRTC strikes demanding hike in pay

Monday, July 25th, 2016
KSRTC-bus

Bengaluru: Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation Divisional Controller K Ramamurthy told that a few employees had agreed to work and were not joining the protest. They have also sought the help of the police to provide security for the buses and the employees. “The money towards the tickets already booked will be refunded if the buses […]

BJP activists barged into the DC office premises during protest

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016
BJP picket

Mangaluru: BJP party workers despite of police protection barged into the DC office premises during their protest over DySP Ganapathi’s suicide case. The protestors crashed the gates of DC Office after jumping over the barricades. At that time only the speeches of two or three people was accomplished, but the BJP activists lost patience and […]

Beedi workers staged protest against anti-tobacco policy

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016
trade Unions

Mangaluru : The Association of Trade Unions, All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC), Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU), Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), Hind Mazdoor Sabha (HMS) and Beedi Contractors Union, on Tuesday urged the Union government to protect the livelihood of over 1.3 crore people as they are dependent on the beedi industry before […]

Protest against tanker driver’s murder

Thursday, December 31st, 2015
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Mangaluru : Hundreds of drivers of ‘bullet tankers’ (bulk tankers transporting LPG by road) on Wednesday staged a protest in front of Hindustan Petroleum Corporations’ LPG filling unit near Surathkal, demanding immediate arrest of culprits who had beaten one of their colleagues to death in Andhra Pradesh. Led by Centre of Indian Trade Union and […]

KRV protest against unclaimed body’s disposal at Wenlock Mortuary

Thursday, February 26th, 2015
Wenlock KRV

  Mangaluru : The Karnataka Rakshana Vedike(KRV) staged a protest at the Wenlock Mortuary on Wednesday, Feb. 25 alleging that the hospital authorities and the police were careless towards disposal of unclaimed bodies. The funds provided for the purpose by the city corporation had not been used, activist alleged. The cold storage facility at the […]

Fishermen association demands subsidized kerosene from Govt

Monday, October 27th, 2014
Fishermen association

Mangalore : Members of DK District Gillnet and Traditional Fishermen’s Association staged a protest in front of the Deputy Commissioner’s office on October 26, Sunday urging the government to supply subsidized kerosene oil to them. Addressing the protestors, Association president Ali, said that coastal districts of DK, Udupi and Uttara Kannada are suffering due to […]

KSRTC employees condemn assault on driver at Kokkada; stage protest

Friday, October 10th, 2014
ksrtc protest

Beltangady/Puttur : In connection to the assault on bus driver followed by a minor serial accident with a car at Kokkada, the KSRTC bus drivers and conductors went on strike to protest against the incident on October 10, Friday. As a part of protest the KSRTC bus driver and conductors stopped all bus operations at Dharmasthala […]

Kanachur college students demand basic facilities in College

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
Kanachur Academy

Mangalore : Degree students of Kanachur Academy of General Education staged protest against the college management for being deprived of basic facilities due to under construction of medical college in the campus on August 27, Wednesday. The students claimed that due to the ongoing construction work of the medical college, they have been put to […]