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Foodpanda defends new payment scheme for riders

Managing director Sayantan Das says the new scheme is based on efficiency whereby riders who do more deliveries earn more.

Teachers in Jordan back to school with up to 60% pay...

Government gives in after one-month strike disrupts studies of 1.5 mil students.

Foodpanda riders on strike in KK against new scheme

A spokesperson for the group claims riders will earn less under the new scheme compared to the old system.

Paris commuters hit by transport strike over pension overhaul

10 out of Paris’ 16 subway lines and two major regional train lines were totally shut by the strike.

British Airways pilots could call off strike if airline negotiates

The strike could still go ahead if the airline continues to refuse meaningful discussions.

Despite Spanish cabin crew strike, minimal cancellations, says Ryanair

All customers affected by the strike have been notified and offered either a refund or the option to move their flights free of charge.

Irish court blocks Ryanair strike, Portugal action underway

A UK court is due to rule whether Ryanair's British pilots can go ahead with their planned strike on Thursday - the same day as the proposed action in Ireland.

Indian doctors strike over violence from patients and families

The family blame the death on negligence by the doctors, lash out violently and left two of the medical staff critically injured.

Minister to push for ‘reasonable’ fee hike for GPs

More than 800 private doctors attend heated 4-hour town hall session with Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad over stagnant consultation charges.

Argentines stop traffic as thousands strike against government

Air, sea and ground traffic are at a standstill as Argentines voice their discontent on government economic policies.

Fresh SAS woe as strike grounds 110,000 travellers

The pilots' association say work schedules, not wages, are their main gripe.

EFL asks Bolton to play last two games amid player boycott

The league governing body has ordered that Bolton assemble a team to play their remaining league fixtures.

Chicago mayor brokers deal to end Symphony strike

The strike started in early March and has lasted for seven weeks.

Bolton game called off after players threaten strike

Bolton's players are frustrated that the team have failed to pay salaries for March.

Denver public school teachers vote to strike over pay, incentives

Lack of incentives for educators causes public school teachers to go on strike after failing to reach a settlement.

Public sector strike paralyses Tunisia

Tunisian civil servants staged the biggest general strike in years in November 2018.

Los Angeles teachers strike enters 4th day with talks set to...

The teachers' union is seeking a 6.5% pay raise but the district has offered a 6% hike with back pay. 

Los Angeles teachers’ strike extends to 2nd day with no talks...

The strike shatters 30 years of labour peace by Los Angeles teachers.

New Zealand hospitals crippled as thousands of doctors strike

Thousands of surgeries, non-essential appointments, and medical services have been cancelled.

Los Angeles teachers begin strike, 640,000-student school system shuts

More than 600,000 students arriving on Monday for classes in the Los Angeles County School District were met by teachers carrying picket signs.

White House asked for options to strike Iran, reports WSJ

The request by the National Security Council, which is led by John Bolton, sparked deep concern among Pentagon and State Department officials.

Frankfurt airport braces for ‘massive’ strike disruption Tuesday

Security personnel strikes at airports in Berlin, Cologne-Bonn, Duesseldorf and Stuttgart led to more than 800 flights scrapped, affecting over 100,000 passengers.

German airports strike slashes 600 flights

More than half of 1,050 arranged for Duesseldorf, Cologne-Bonn and Stuttgart flights were blocked.

One dead, 50 injured in Bangladesh garment workers strike

Bangladesh's factory workers strike for higher wages in the industry.

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