Category Archives: IT Workers

ஐடி தொழிலாளர்களை பணிநீக்கம் செய்யப் போவதாக சிடிஎஸ் அறிவிப்பு – ஐடி தொழிலாளர்கள் அமைப்புகளின் ஒருங்கிணைந்த பிரச்சார இயக்கம்

சர்வதேச ஐடி நிறுவனம் காக்னிஸன்ட் டெக்னாலஜிஸ் சொல்யூஷன்ஸ்(சிடிஎஸ்) அறிவித்துள்ள பணிநீக்கத்திற்கு (Layoff) எதிராக KPF (Knowledge Professionals Forum), FITE(Forum for IT Employees) மற்றும் NDLF IT Employees Wing ஆகிய மூன்று அமைப்புகள் ஒருங்கிணைந்து எதிர்ப்பு தெரிவித்துள்ளனர். சென்னையில் பல்வேறு ஐடி பார்க் வளாகங்கள் முன்னர் ஏப்ரல் 5 மற்றும் 6 ஆம் … Continue reading

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As CTS announces layoff, IT Employees organisations come together

Three IT employees’ unions have come together to resist impending layoffs announced by IT Multinational Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS). FITE, Knowledge Professionals Forum and NDLF IT Employees Wing conducted a leafleting campaign at various IT parks in Chennai on 5th … Continue reading

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‘Let’s Break Free!’ A Graphic in Support of International Women’s Day

Thozhilalar Koodam presents an English version of the piece we ran in Tamil on International Women’s Day, 8 March, 2017.

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Workers in Chennai show solidarity with Neduvasal Farmers

Police disturb peaceful protests Neduvasal, a small village in Pudukottai district of Tamilnadu has become the epicenter of protests against petrochemical extraction. The protests that began in middle of February, has been galvanizing many sections of Tamilnadu, including workers in … Continue reading

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CITU state conference, and the way forward

Thozilalar Koodam had a discussion with Comrade Sugumar, General Secretary of CITU Tamil Nadu, about the state conference that was recently held in Tamil Nadu, challenges for the trade union movement and planned actions. The resolutions that were passed in … Continue reading

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Knowledge Workers gauge the Wisdom of Collective Bargaining

Software Employees respond to the ‘Right to Unionize’ There was a lot of buzz in the IT Sector lately after leading dailies in Tamilnadu had published news reports suggesting that IT employees can form trade unions. Reports cited a notification … Continue reading

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