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Jan 16, 2019
BEST bus strike in Mumbai enters Day 9: No end to commuters' woes as workers reject '10-step increment plan'Over 32,000 BEST employees have been on strike since 8 January over their various demands, including pay hike, revision of pay grade for junior level employees, and merger of loss-making BEST's budget with that of the BMC.
Jan 13, 2019
BEST strike in Mumbai Day 6: Meeting between unions, management ends in impasse; govt to submit status report in HCOver 32,000 BEST employees have been on strike since Tuesday, 15 January, and its fleet of 3,200-odd buses have been off the roads of the metropolis, causing severe inconvenience to several lakh commuters. The union has yet to receive any written proposal from the BEST management to address the concerns of the workers on strike.
Jan 12, 2019
2,000 private buses deployed as BEST strike enters fifth day; senior citizens can travel free of cost, says School Bus Owners' AssociationThe School Bus Owners' Association in Mumbai deployed 1000 school buses and 1000 private buses in the light of the strike by BEST bus employees.
Sep 08, 2018
Himachal Pradesh private bus operators call for indefinite strike from Monday, demand increase in minimum faresThe strike has been called by the Himachal Pradesh private bus operators union.
Jun 06, 2018
West Bengal hikes bus and taxi fares by Re 1 for the fist time since 2014; blames Centre for high fuel pricesThe West Bengal government decided to increase bus and taxi fares by Re 1 owing to high fuel prices, transport minister Suvendu Adhikari said.
Jan 07, 2018
Tamil Nadu strike: Thousands of commuters bear the brunt as transport unions' agitation enters 4th dayThousands of commuters were left stranded across the state as the indefinite strike called by some transport unions over wage-related issues entered the fourth day
Jan 06, 2018
Tamil Nadu bus strike enters third day; thousands affected as transport minister appeals to employees to resume workThe indefinite strike by some transport unions in Tamil Nadu over wage-related issues, entered the third day on Saturday,
Jan 05, 2018
Tamil Nadu bus strike: Govt buses go off roads after 10 transport unions go on indefinite strike as wage-related talks collapseAbout ten transport unions announced indefinite strike following collapse of wage related talks with Tamil Nadu government even as some buses went off the roads in Tamil Nadu.
May 16, 2017
Tamil Nadu commuters face a horrid time as buses remain off road due to striking unionsMany buses continued to remain off the roads with commuters forced to opt for other modes of travel, as the indefinite stir by ten transport unions in Tamil Nadu entered the third day on Tuesday
May 14, 2017
Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli buses go on strike a day before state-wide stir; commuters strandedA section of Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation employees struck work in Thanjavur and in neighbouring Tiruchirapalli a day ahead of the state-wide stir call by the transport corporations