An over hundred-day strike by employees of the Unit Run Canteens (URCs) came to an end today with the defence forces agreeing to raise their existing emoluments by 15 per cent.
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The largest state employee union has sent a memo to members outlining ways they can prepare for a possible strike. The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees urged members to start saving money while also outlining why a strike may be in the offing. “AFSCME members are doing everything possible to achieve a fair contract settlement without any form of...
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The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees has scheduled a strike vote for the University of California hospital employees it represents.Click to Continue »
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The union that represents several hundred workers at Providence St. Peter Hospital put the hospital on notice Thursday afternoon, telling hospital officials the union is set to go on strike in 10 days if the two sides can’t come to agreement about a new health care plan for hospital employees.
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University of California medical center workers in San Francisco and several other cities statewide began a two-day strike Tuesday. The strike, organized by American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 3299, started at medical facilities at UC San Francisco, UC Davis, UCLA, UC Irvine and UC San Diego, union officials said. Employees represented by...
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Tourism activities in Uttarakhand’s Corbett National Park were paralyzed on Monday with 2000 forest employees on an indefinite strike protesting an incident on February 17 where a police officer allegedly beat a range officer with another forest employee and demanding his supension.
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San Francisco Bay Guardian Service Employees International Union Local 1021, which represents most city employees in San Francisco, continues to fight both internal and external challenges, with its own staff employees overwhelmingly authorizing a strike just as the union battles the city over pay equity issues. As the Bay Guardian reports, SEIU Local 1021 organizers,...
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Not only has the picture of CPI Corp.’s last months not been pretty, it has gotten downright ugly. Last week, the struggling portrait photography company abruptly terminated more than 4,300 employees and closed hundreds of studios it operated across the United States, including locations inside Sears, Walmart and Toys “R” Us stores. CPI, a St. Louis company, until last week...
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Red Hook’s Fairway Market, on the shelf since Superstorm Sandy shut it down, will reopen next month - and employees barely missed a day of work.
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More than three dozen drivers and other employees at a waste management company in McDonough have begun a labor strike.Click to Continue »
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