Strike-hit Toyota India resumes 'limited' operations

Mar 26, 2014

Strike-hit Toyota India resumes 'limited' operations

Toyota Motor Corp. said it has resumed “limited production” after unionized employees at its Indian plant refused to return to work following an end to a company lockout. The workers and the company’s management at two plants near the high-tech city of Bangalore are ...

Libya's capital goes on strike over militia attack

Nov 17, 2013

Libya's capital goes on strike over militia attack

Residents of the Libyan capital launched a general strike Sunday over militia violence that killed nearly 50 people this weekend. The streets of Tripoli were deserted as the vast majority of the city’s businesses and schools were closed. Bakeries, pharmacies, hospitals and gas stations ...

Five dead as political strike grips Bangladesh

Oct 27, 2013

Five dead as political strike grips Bangladesh

At least five people were killed in nationwide clashes and trains were attacked as Bangladesh’s opposition Sunday began a strike to demand the prime minister quit and make way for polls under a caretaker government. Police said officers opened fire at protesters in the ...