Category Archives: Public Sector workers

Workers struggle and right to self determination : Tracing Kashmir’s struggle through working class perspective

Kashmir has seen over 150 days of uprising which continues in spite of brutal and uncompromising oppression by the Indian state and its machinery. The Indian government is trying to give it an implicitly communal colour, on the one hand … Continue reading

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வேலை நிறுத்தம் குறித்த பொதுவான மதிப்பீடு

செப்டம்பர் 2 அன்று மத்திய தொழிற்சங்கங்களின் தேசிய வேலை நிறுத்தம் இந்தியா முழுவதும் நடைபெற்றது. இந்திய அரசு 1991ல் தாராளமயக் கொள்கைகளை பின்பற்றியதில் இருந்து, இது தொழிலாளர் வர்க்கத்தின் 17வது தேசிய வேலை நிறுத்தம் ஆகும். கடந்த ஆண்டு செப்டம்பர் 2ல் நடைபெற்ற தேசிய வேலை நிறுத்தம் மிகப் பெரிய வெற்றியைச் சந்தித்தது. அதைத் தொடர்ந்து … Continue reading

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Sanitation Workers of Chennai Corporation demand an end to Contractualization

News Report on the 48th Annual Conference of Chennai Corporation Red Flag Union – CITU Chennai Corporation Red Flag Union – CITU held its 48th year conference in Chennai on September 24, 2016. The conference was attended by union delegates representing members from various … 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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Annual Convention by Tamil Nadu Transport Sector Workers Federation

In the annual convention by Tamil Nadu Transport Sector Workers Federation (TTSF) held in Erode on Aug 27th and 28th, the federation has resolved to focus on the upcoming collective wage agreement between the State and the transport workers and … Continue reading

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National Strike 2016: Unions court arrest in Chengalpet

About 500 workers gathered for a Mariyal Por (road roko) at Chengalpet bus stand on the morning of September 2nd. Workers from a variety of sectors attended the protest, which included auto drivers, transport workers, conservancy workers, employees of electricity … Continue reading

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