13 Jul 2018
Maharashtra: Banks employees' union to protest government policies tomorrow
Employee unions of banks and Maharashtra-run insurance companies will stage a sit-in at Azad Maiden in Mumbai tomorrow to protest against privatization of banks, allowing FDI in insurance sector and to expedite wage revision.
31 Mar 2017
Payment systems to remain closed on April 1: RBI
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced that all payment operations will remain shut on April 1.
01 Mar 2017
Bank strike paralyses operations across the country
Operations were severely hit as public sector banks remained shut and ATMs went dry during the one-day strike by United Forum of Bank Unions. Private banks functioned as usual.
28 Feb 2017
Government banks on strike today, wage hike among other demands
Nine bank unions today held a day-long protest over several demands, including wage revision and accountability of top executives, in view of mounting bad loans in the banking sector.