Noida Violence

  • Bandh day 2: 70 arrested over Noida violence February 21, 2013

    New Delhi: It is the second day of the twoday nationwide strike called by trade unions and the Bharat bandh is expected to make no effect in West Bengal as Left parties have decided to stay away from the strike on Thursday. But companies like Maruti and Hero have declared...
  • Bharat bandh: UP govt orders inquiry into Noida violence February 21, 2013

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday set up a twomember inquiry committee to probe the Noida violence, which broke out during the nationwide strike by trade unions, and submit its report in three days time. Principal Secretry (Home) RM Srivastava said that Home Secretary Rakesh and ADG Law and Order Arun...
  • Bharat bandh: Unions claim response unprecedented February 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Claiming that their twoday nationwide strike has generated an "unprecedented" response, central trade unions on Wednesday said the success should serve as a wakeup call to the government for settling their demands, even as they deplored reports of violence on the first day. Union leaders regretted that they...
  • Bandh losses may mount to Rs 26,000 cr: Assocham February 21, 2013

    Kolkata: Industry body Assocham on Wednesday expressed the fears that the loss to GDP due to the strike by central trade unions could be about Rs 26,000 crore, higher than its initial estimate of Rs 15,00020,000 crore. Against initial estimates of Rs 15,00020,000 crore, the GDP may be eroded by...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 20, 2013

    Bharat Bandh takes a violent turn in Noida and hits normal life across India. Shinde expresses regret over his Hindu terror remark. ...
  • News 360: Trade union strike takes a violent turn in Noida February 20, 2013

    The All India Bandh took a violent turn in Noida as trade union workers torched cars and trucks. The police arrested 14 people. ...
  • Trade union strike turns violent in Noida, 14 arrested February 20, 2013

    Factory workers targeted vehicles, setting many on fire and injuring policemen. As many as 14 people were arrested. ...
  • Union strike hits transport, banking across India February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The 48hour long Bharat Bandh called by trade unions, which began on Wednesday, paralysed transport and banking services in many parts of the country. However, the worst affected was Noida, as the protests took an ugly turn with factory workers targeting vehicles, even setting many on fire. The situation...
  • Trade unions' strike: 7 arrested in Noida violence, probe ordered February 20, 2013

    There were reports of violence in Noida PhaseII during the trade unions' strike on Wednesday. Over 1,000 trade union workers protested and vandalised cars, setting vehicles on fire. The protesters even set a fire engine ablaze. The situation was, however, brought under control after a few hours. According to District...