World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 2, 2015
Brazil dispatched extra police on Sunday to quell a strike by truckers opposing rising fuel and freight costs, after demonstrations turned violent.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 21, 2013
Truckers all over the country have threatened to go on strike from April 1 against hike in third party insurance premium, partial de-control of diesel prices and anti-dumping duty on import of tyres.
Assembly Tamil Nadu | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 4, 2012
The tripartite talks to end the two-day old strike by bulk LPG transporters in southern states remained inconclusive today as the truckers sought time till Monday to take a decision on the offer by oil marketing companies to increase the per km rate ...
NDTV Correspondent | Saturday November 26, 2011
The truckers strike in south India and Maharashtra has entered its fourth day. A hit on the transportation of various goods had a direct but a marginal bearing in the retail prices of some essential vegetables. While the real impact is yet to be felt by the consumer, prices of food grains too...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday June 20, 2010
The 68-day economic blockade on National Highways of Manipur may have been lifted but the situation on ground has not changed. Many people are still seen waiting in queues for essential items like petrol.They are desperate to receive relief."Even after the lifting of the blockade I think the deadloc...