More than 50,000 rail workers will strike on June 21, 23 and 25 in a dispute over pay freezes and job cuts in what the Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) union has billed the biggest industrial action in the sector in more than 30 years.
Rail union the RMT has said that more than 50,000 workers will take part in a three-day national strike, coinciding with major events including the Glastonbury music festival.
Major US railroads and unions secured a tentative deal on Thursday after 20 hours of intense talks brokered by President Joe Biden’s administration to avert a rail shutdown
The Indian Railways has shown tremendous development in the last two decades. They have introduced a lot of luxury trains for Indian travellers to enjoy comfortable journeys. Trains like Vande Bharat Express, Gatimaan Express, Duronto
CCTV footage of K.R. Puram station in Bengaluru shows a passenger getting down from the platform to cross the railway track but gets panicked when he sees a train fast approaching.
With just days left to cut a deal, the threat of strike by some 115,000 railroad workers has been averted — for now. White House officials announced Thursday morning that they had reached a tentative deal between railroad workers and freight rail companies. The workers’ demands include sick days, and the new agreement reportedly
On Thursday, the Senate voted to avert a railroad strike by voting for the tentative agreement negotiated by President Joe Biden. For many Democrats, voting to avert a strike — especially one when railroad workers were fighting for paid sick leave — was a bitter pill to swallow. Furthermore, the fact that Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia sided with Republicans felt