Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Noise norms fail to take off

V Ayyappan| TNN | Jun 28, 2016, 

Rajdhani rolls down, gives passengers quite a scare

TNN | Jun 29, 2016, 

Margao: Anxious moments were witnessed by passengers of the Margao-Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express on Monday after the train ran down a slope, apparently uncontrolled by the loco driver, for quite a few kilometres near Chiplunfollowing engine failure.

Railways links promotion of top officers to department’s income

The KPIs for the officers have been set against five broad categories of performance linked directly to the health of Indian Railways.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Indefinite strike -Demand- Minimum Basic

INDEFINITE STRIKE of 33 lakhs Central Government, Defence and Railway Employees from 11 July 2016.

AILRSA support & Join the STRIKE

Friday, June 24, 2016



Remembering the Glorious Strike of Central Govt Employees in 1960.

The 5 days strike by the Central Government Employees started from 11th July 1960 will always inspire not only the CG Employees, but the entire working class in India. It was the biggest strike that Indian government had to face since Independence in 1947.

Chennai train bomb was assembled in Bengaluru railway station

Chennai train bomb was assembled in Bengaluru railway station 

By: Vicky Nanjappa Bengaluru, June 24: How effective is the security set up in the railway stations?

Thursday, June 23, 2016

AILRSA Joining Central Govt Employees Strike

AILRSA Central Working Committee meeting held at Nagpur on 22 & 23 June 2016 unanimously decided to join the indefinite strike of Central Government employees commencing from 11 July 2016.

Matter for Inland Letter campaign


Shri. Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, 

Hon’ Minister for Railways,

Rail Bhavan, New Delhi.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Railway Budget may be scrapped after Niti Aayog panel's recommendation

FP Staff Jun 22, 2016 

The Narendra Modi government may scrap the practice of presenting a separate Railway Budget that has been going on since the days of the British Raj, according to The Times of India. A panel headed by Niti Aayog member Bibek Debroy recommended that the integration of the Railway Budget with the General Budget, the report added.

Drivers' trade union is a first thing that Ola isn't going to be proud about

By Express News Service   21st June 2016 

CHENNAI: Monday morning saw nearly 250 odd drivers plying on the Ola platform gather in front of the online cab aggregator's office to protest a multitude of issues - including current tariffs and incentive structures.

Siemens bags Rs 83 crore order from Indian Railways

As per the contract, Siemens will supply of alternating current (AC) traction systems for dual cab high horsepower diesel engine locomotive for Indian Railways

BS B2B Bureau | Mumbai June 22, 2016 

Monday, June 20, 2016

Mumbai: Battery box theft hits Western Railway commuters

By Shashank Rao |

Thousands of peak hour commuters were stranded as a major power failure hit the Western Railway's suburban services following a theft of a battery box here on Monday morning, an official said.

Modi govt's big reform push: Approves 100% FDI in Defence, Civil Aviation & Pharma​

 Monday, June 20, 2016 

Southern Railway services will be badly disrupted by the strike on Tuesday

Sick train staff 'really on strike', boss says

Magic man to fast track plans to fill broke railway's pockets

By Richa Sharma   19th Jun 2016 

NEW DELHI: The Indian Railways now has a marketing guru to boost its revenues. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has thought out of the box and roped in Adil Zainulbhai, former India head of global consulting firm McKinsey, to market resources such as railway stations, trains, space and vacant land, among others, to fill its depleted pockets.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Office Bearers of SR

Office Bearers of AILRSA Southern Railway elected on 31.05.2016 at Biennial General Body meeting held at Palakkad

Media messages about 7th CPC


There are various reports in the media regarding the 7th CPC especially regarding the minimum wage and fitment formula. Even many newspaper’s and Z news have published the news. Please do not trust any messages of the media. These messages are to divert our attention from main struggle. 

NPS- Clarification- R Elangovan

1) NPS

I saw a letter written by Shiv Gopal Mishra to MPs regarding the support for our demands .In that letter he has mentioned that there are 1.1 million employees in central government in NPS.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Bank employees to strike work on July 12, 13 against SBI, smaller banks' merger

The strike is in protest against government's move to merge associate banks with State Bank of India

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Rail unions want scrapping of GE, Alstom deals

Indian Railways' worker unions are preparing for nationwide strike from July 11

Sudheer Pal Singh | New Delhi June 16, 2016 

Mexico’s national teachers strike enters second month

By Don Knowland   16 June 2016

The nationwide strike called on May 15 by the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE) in opposition to Mexico’s 2012 regressive federal education law continues, along with protests and other militant actions. These are being met with increased repressions and threats by the government.