Privatisation

Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh's Odisha unit to protest privatisation of NALCO

Privatisation of NALCO will pave way for retrenchments and exploitation of the marginalised sections of the State and make the jobs of the regular employees uncertain, he said.

published on : 21st January 2022

Prime Minister selling PSBs for corporate elite: AITUC

AITUC National General Secretary Amarjeet Kaur said claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was selling the banks for the benefit of ‘the corporate elite’.

published on : 10th January 2022

Andhra CM Jagan to meet PM on January 3 to discuss State issues  

Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is expected to discuss several issues, including privatisation of Visakhapatnam Steel Plant and financial assistance to AP, during the meeting.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Privatisation: Changing tracks aided Air India, derailed BPCL sale

Nearly two decades after the last privatisation, a landmark divestment concluded this year when the loss-making national carrier Air India was sold to the Tatas.

published on : 19th December 2021

Bank strike against PSB privatisation continues for second day; services across country hit

Shutters of branches across many parts of the country on Friday were down following the strike call given by the United Forum of Bank Union.

published on : 17th December 2021

Our stance is same as that of Centre on privatization: Visakhapatnam Steel Plant to HC

The High Court recorded the statement and said that in view of the Management of VSP making its stance clear, the final hearing will be held on February 2.

published on : 17th December 2021

Bank unions begin strike against privatisation, services hit

Banks represent the precious savings of the people and hence it is imperative that the government should be the custodian of the banks and the people’s money therein, United Forum of Bank Unions said.

published on : 17th December 2021

Stage protest in front of BJP office for Vizag Steel Plant: YSRC to Pawan Kalyan

YSRC MLA Ambati Rambabu said that it is the Jana Sena Party that is sailing with the BJP, whose government at the Centre is privatising the plant.

published on : 13th December 2021

Pawan Kalyan targets YSRC government over steel plant issue

Janasena chief Pawan Kalyan lambasted the ruling YSRC for its “failure” in protecting the interests of the State.

published on : 13th December 2021

Kozhikode airport set to be privatised

The Kozhikode airport had handled 32,29,910 passengers between 2019 and 2020. The Kerala government is yet to respond to the announcement.     

published on : 11th December 2021

Unions threaten two-day nationwide strike against proposed privatisation of public sector banks

The government has already privatised IDBI Bank by selling its majority stake in the lender to LIC in 2019 and merged 14 public sector banks in the past four years.

published on : 1st December 2021

Singareni union issues strike notice against auction of coal blocks

The union also demanded enhancement of age from 35 years to 40 years for dependents of medically invalidated and deceased employees. 

published on : 26th November 2021

Trade unions give call for 2-day strike during Budget session of Parliament

The decision was taken by a joint platform of central trade unions to oppose the Union's push to hand over national assets to the corporate sector through schemes like National Monetisation Pipeline.

published on : 3rd November 2021

After drama, Pawan Kalyan’s Vizag meet gets nod

Jana Sena and Visakha Ukku Parirakshana Porata Committee have been making elaborate arrangements for Pawan Kalyan’s meeting on the road leading to the steel plant main gate.

published on : 30th October 2021

Union government gets Rs 6,665 crore dividend from BPCL for FY21

The government is selling its entire 52.98 per cent stake in BPCL.

published on : 27th October 2021
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