Trade Unions: News

25 Nov 2022

Amazon

Black Friday protests in 40 countries threaten Amazon's sales

Black Friday is a big day for Amazon. In the last two years, the e-commerce giant captured the majority of Black Friday sales.

27 Mar 2022

Farmers

Bharat Bandh on March 28-29: These services may be hit

A joint forum of central trade unions has declared a Bharat Bandh on March 28 and 29 against the Centre's policies that affect the workers, farmers, and the public, too.

06 Jan 2020

Bank Strike

Bharat bandh on January 8: Banking services to be affected

Ten central trade unions have decided to go ahead with a general strike or Bharat bandh on Wednesday.

29 Aug 2018

Facebook

Hong Kong woman 'tricked' into marrying a complete stranger

A young Hong Kong-based woman claims that she has been tricked into marrying a complete stranger in mainland China two months ago.

14 Feb 2017

Aero India

Aero India 2017 takes off at Yelahanka

The 11th edition of Aero India, the country's biggest aerospace and defence expo, set off at Yelahanka airbase, with China making its debut with a confirmed five-member team.

03 Sep 2016

Madhya Pradesh

Strike evokes mixed responses

CTUs claimed that the strike was successful, while CPI described it as the "most successful" strike, whereas Government said the impact was minimal.

02 Sep 2016

Madhya Pradesh

18 crore workers join Bharat Bandh

On Friday, 10 Central Trade Unions, including Congress's INTUC, and Left's CITU and AITUC, began their one-day long nationwide strike to protest against 'anti-labour policies' of the government.

31 Aug 2016

Diwali

Government blinks; hikes minimum wages

A massive hike in minimum wages was announced by the Central Government for unskilled non-agricultural workers.