Bank Employees

  • PSU bank unions on twoday strike from Monday, services crippled February 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Services in public sector banks across the country have been affected as their employee unions are on a twoday nationwide strike from Monday demanding higher salaries. Over 8 lakh employees in all PSU banks are on strike which has crippled most business and commercial activities across the country. ...
  • 'Politicians, cricketers on black money list' November 11, 2012

    New Delhi: A former Swiss bank employee has claimed that several politicians, cricketers and internationally wellknown people have black money in the Swiss banks. Rudolf Elmer, who gave WikiLeaks the black money list told CNNIBN that he did not sell any data to the Indian government. Speaking via Skype, Elmer...
  • Bank ops remain disrupted on 2nd day of strike August 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Normal operations in public sector banks, including cheque clearances and fund transfers, were on Thursday hampered for the second day because of the strike called by unions to protest against reforms in the sector and outsourcing of noncore services to private sector. "The strike is total success all over...
  • Twoday bank employees strike from July 25 July 17, 2012

    Kottayam: Public sector bank employees will go on a twoday nationwide strike from July 25 to protest against government's moves to grant banking licences to private business houses and closing down of rural branches. A letter containing the demands had been given to the authorities including Indian Banks Association on March...
  • Indore: Boat capsizes in the Narmada, 4 missing April 30, 2012

    Indore: A boat with nearly 11 bank employees on board capsized in the Narmada river near Maheshwar in Indore on Monday. Reports said seven of the bank employees had been rescued while four were still missing. The bank employees had gone to Indore for a training programme. The identity of the bank has...
  • Bank employees call for strike on February 28 February 7, 2012

    Vadodara: A section of bank employees has decided to observe oneday nationwide strike on February 28 in support of their various demands. AllIndia Bank Employees Association (AIBEA), which claims five lakh membership, has given the strike call. "We are opposed to the implementation of Khandelwal Committee recommendations and other reform measures...
  • Kerala: Bank employees to strike on Feb 28 January 28, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Five lakh bank employees under the banner of AIBEA will extend support to the strike by central trade unions on February 28 protesting the "antilabour and antiworker" policies of the government, a top functionary of the All India Bank Employees Association said on Saturday. All the central trade unions (BMS,...
  • MNC employee arrested for running sex racket January 21, 2011

    Hyderabad: An employee with a multinational bank has been arrested in Hyderabad for allegedly running a sex racket. P Chandrashekhar, 33 years old and a software developer with HSBC in Hyderabad, was arrested along with his friend for being involvement in the sex racket. Hyderabad Police said the accused Chandrashekhar was...
  • Bank employees across India go on strike December 16, 2009

    Kolkata: Around 4,50,000 bank employees of both public sector and private sector banks across the country went on a strike on Wednesday, paralysing banking services. They were opposing the merger and consolidation of public sector banks. "We are striking keeping the merger issue of the State Bank of Indore with the...
  • Bank employee kidnapped by recession-hit cousin July 1, 2009

    New Delhi: Two Delhi University students have been arrested for allegedly kidnapping Rahul, a 22-year-old bank employee from Delhi's posh Vasant Kunj area on June 26. The main accused, Naveen is the victim's own cousin. DCP South, HGS Dhaliwal says, "His (Naveen's) business was doing very badly because of the ongoing...
  • Public sector bank strike hits operations September 24, 2008

    Chennai/Agartala: Banking operations were hit across Tamil Nadu on Wednesday with officers and employees of 26 public sector banks (PSBs) commencing a two-day nation-wide strike on September 24. All the nationalised banks in northeastern state of Tripura too were closed in response to the call given by the United Forum...