India News | Agencies | Wednesday September 2, 2015
About 15 crore workers are on strike today across the country with 10 major trade unions calling for a "Bharat bandh." The strike has paralysed West Bengal, and had significant impact in cities like Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Thiruvanathapuram with essential services hit.
India News | Indo-Asian New Service | Wednesday September 2, 2015
Normal life was not affected in Tamil Nadu today due to the nationwide strike called by 10 central trade unions and supported by several labour unions in different sectors.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 2, 2015
The one-day strike called by trade unions to press their demands including withdrawal of proposed changes to labour laws affected normal life across Kerala as shops remained shut and vehicles remained off the roads.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 10, 2013
Normal life was today disrupted in Kerala due to the dawn-to-dusk 12-hour bandh called by CPI-M led Left Democratic Front (LDF) to demand the resignation of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy over the solar scam issue.
South | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy, eduted by Samira Shaikh | Thursday February 21, 2013
Bharat bandh: Normal life in Kerala continues to remain crippled with transport hit and many workers skipping work during the second day of the nation-wide strike called by various trade unions.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 21, 2013
Bharat bandh:Normal life in Kerala was paralysed as the two-day nationwide strike called by Central trade unions entered the second day on Thursday with workers from most sectors ranging from transport to banking keeping away from work.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta (With Inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday February 20, 2013
The two-day Bharat bandh called by 11 major trade unions from today paralysed banking services across the country and shut down public transport in cities. Industry body Assocham said that the loss to GDP could be about Rs 26,000 crore, higher than its initial estimate of Rs 15,000-20,000 crore. Factories in Noida came under attack and a trade unio...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Wednesday February 20, 2013
The two-day Bharat bandh called by 11 major trade unions from today paralysed banking services across the country and shut down public transport in cities. Factories in Noida came under attack and a trade union activist died in violence in Ambala. Union Minister V Narayanasamy appealed to the unions to call off their strike, which industry body Ass...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 20, 2013
The 48-hour nationwide strike called by central trade unions hit normal life across Kerala on Wednesday with workers from varied sectors, including transport and banking, staying away from work to protest the UPA government's economic and labour policies.
Thiruvananthapuram News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 20, 2012
It was business as usual in Kerala, a state otherwise renowned for its shutdowns. Kerala had observed a state-wide shutdown last Saturday. Hence it decided not to go along with the all-India bandh call by the opposition parties.
Thiruvananthapuram News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 28, 2012
Normal life was disrupted in Kerala today due to the country-wide strike called by central trade unions to protest the "anti-labour" policies of the UPA government.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Monday July 5, 2010
This is the second time in eight days that Kerala has ground to a halt. There was a strike on June 26 too.All schools and most business establishments are closed. Private vehicles, buses, taxis and auto-rickshaws are off the roads. Passengers are stranded at railway stations.However, protesters are allowing two-wheelers to ply. And emergency and ho...