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Thousands of striking taxi drivers protest in central Madrid

Posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 10:19 AM | No Comments
Thousands of Madrid taxi drivers staged a protest on Monday (January 28) at Sol Square in central Madrid against the online ride-hailing sector, including companies like Uber and Cabify which they say...

Brazil oil workers begin strike in new blow to government

Posted on Thursday, 31 May 2018 11:15 AM | No Comments
Brazilian oil workers began a 72-hour strike on Wednesday (May 30) in a new blow to President Michel Temer following a nationwide trucker protest that has strangled Latin America’s largest...

French nursing home workers protest staff shortages, cost cuts

Posted on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 10:41 PM | No Comments
French nursing home carers went on strike on Tuesday saying staff shortages were leaving them unable to care adequately for patients. The strike was called by most major unions who...

Duterte supporters call for continuation of war on drugs

Posted on Monday, 27 February 2017 10:44 AM | No Comments
Groups that supported President Rodrigo Duterte’s presidential campaign last year gathered once again at the Luneta Park on Saturday. They wanted to express their continued support to his campaign against...

Jordan military jets pound Islamic State as king comforts pilot’s family

Posted on Friday, 6 February 2015 10:23 AM | No Comments
(Reuters) – Jordanian fighter jets pounded Islamic State targets in Syria on Thursday, before roaring over the hometown of the pilot killed by the militants while King Abdullah consoled the...

Strike ng mga manggagawa sa isang subway sa São Paulo Brazil, nagdulot ng perwisyo sa mga commuter

Posted on Wednesday, 11 June 2014 04:43 PM | No Comments
SÃO PAULO, Brazil – Naabala ang daan-daang commuter at mga turista sa isinagawang strike ng mga subway worker sa São Paulo, Brazil tatlong araw bago magsimula ang World Cup 2014Nagkagirian ang mga pulis...

Sao Paulo metro strike to continue Monday despite court ruling

Posted on Tuesday, 10 June 2014 08:58 AM | No Comments
(Reuters) – Sao Paulo’s metro workers voted to stay off work for a fifth day on Monday even after a court declared the strike illegal, complicating preparations for the World...

South Africa’s mining strike could end this week: mines minister

Posted on Thursday, 5 June 2014 09:36 AM | No Comments
(Reuters) – South Africa’s new mining minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi said he hoped to resolve the strike in the platinum sector this week, and union AMCU was also optimistic the five-month...

Lonmin fires over 200 striking South Africa essential workers

Posted on Tuesday, 20 May 2014 04:29 PM | No Comments
(Reuters) – South Africa’s Lonmin has dismissed 235 essential services workers who were on an unsanctioned strike and defied orders to return to their jobs, the Business Report newspaper reported on Tuesday....