Agence France-Presse | Friday May 16, 2014
Ongoing work stoppages by police and teachers and the threat of a nationwide strike by federal police also raised fears of chaos with just four weeks to go before the FIFA World Cup in Brazil kicks off.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Nearly 300 teachers of a medical college in Kanpur have resigned in support of doctors who have been protesting against the arrest of their colleagues.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Nearly 300 teachers of a medical college in Kanpur resigned today in the wake of agitation by junior doctors against the arrest of their colleagues paralysing medical services in Uttar Pradesh, even as Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav appealed to them t...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 17, 2013
More than 2,600 schools were closed in England today by a teachers' strike over their pay and working conditions, the education ministry said.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 11, 2013
The Andhra Pradesh government succeeded in convincing its striking teachers in Seemandhra districts to call off their indefinite fast tonight, but talks with the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSTRC) employees remained inconclusive...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 20, 2013
The indefinite strike by the government employees in Seemandhra regions of Andhra Pradesh to oppose the state's bifurcation is set to intensify with the teachers also deciding to join the stir from Thursday.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 14, 2013
The six-day-old strike by pro-Left employees and teachers in Kerala against government's decision to introduce Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) has been called off with the unions accepting some proposals made by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 1, 2013
The stage has been set for an indefinite strike by a section of government employees and teachers in Kerala owing allegiance to pro-left service organisations from January 8 following failure of talks held by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy with Union l...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday October 29, 2012
The body representing Delhi University teachers on Sunday appealed to the newly-inducted HRD Minister M M Pallam Raju to turn his attention to their concerns, as their relay hunger strike completed 19 days.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday November 30, 2011
Airline passengers arriving in Britain escaped chaos early Wednesday despite dire predictions of long waits, as border staff joined teachers, hospital workers and weather forecasters in the country's largest strike in decades. The one-day strike has ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 16, 2011
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked teachers of a DU college, who are on strike seeking action against the president of students' union, to either call off their stir or be ready to face contempt proceedings."Striking members (lecturers, professors) of Kalindi College are prohibited from going o...
Cities | Puja Pednekar, DNA | Tuesday December 21, 2010
After teachers of St Xavier's High School, Nerul, went on strike last week demanding sixth pay commission salaries, the school trustee moved the Bombay High Court against the formation of the seven-member committee appointed to decide the implementation of the new pay scale for teachers.Varsha Burli...
Cities | DNA Correspondent, DNA | Tuesday October 26, 2010
Demanding the vice-chancellor not to write letter for the implementation of 6th pay commission before the promotion and increment is done, a section of assistant professors of Rajasthan University (RU) went on hunger strike on Monday. Later they withdrew their strike following an assurance from the ...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 24, 2009
The stand-off between the IIT faculty and the government over the "anomalies" in pay structure finally ended on Saturday.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday October 1, 2009
The war between the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) and IIT teachers is not over.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday September 25, 2009
With alumni like Nandan Nilekani, Narayan Murthy, Arun Sarin and Vikram Pandit, IIT is often described as India's brain bank.
India | Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday September 22, 2009
Teachers at India's premier engineering colleges, the IITs, will go on a one-day hunger strike on September 24.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Monday August 24, 2009
After IIT Chennai and Kharagpur, 450 professors in Mumbai are on mass casual leave to protest against their salaries.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2009
Around 30,000 university and college teachers across Maharashtra will go on indefinite 'cease work' strike from Tuesday.