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Friday Bharat Bandh: What to Expect in Country-wide Shut Down?

Despite eleventh hour effort to stop the trade unions’ call for a Bharat Bandh on Friday with hike in minimum wage hike, government has failed to stem the shut down which will affect the country, ranging from shutdown of banks, factories and government offices across the nation. While state governments will take a decision on closure of schools and colleges, ...

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BMS Out of Strike But 9 Other Unions to Observe Bharat Bandh on Sept. 2

Out of the ten trade unions whicch have called for Friday Sept. 2 Bandh, the RSS-affiliated Bhartiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) said it would withdraw from the proposed nationwide strike in view of the government’s assurance on minimum wage. It said the government has agreed upon 9 out of the 12-point charter of demands. Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said: “Government is ...

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Bharat Bandh Update: BMTC Buses and Autos to go Off Road Tomorrow

Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and autos will remain off road from 6am to 10 pm tomorrow here as Central trade unions going ahead with one-day nationwide strike to protest against the labour reforms proposed by the government. Also read: Minister Appeals Trade Unions Not to Hold Bandh, Assures Action on 9 Out of 12 Demands Bharat Bandh Tomorrow; Schools ...

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Bharat Bandh Tomorrow; Schools and Colleges to Remain Open

India will face yet another bandh on September 2 as Central trade unions going ahead with one-day nationwide strike to protest against the labour reforms proposed by the government. Also read: Minister Appeals Trade Unions Not to Hold Bandh, Assures Action on 9 Out of 12 Demands Bharat Bandh Update: BMTC Buses and Autos to go Off Road Tomorrow Exclusive! ...

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