Union representing Kroger workers approves strike – WKRC TV Cincinnati

Labor union representing Kroger workers approves strikeWKRC TV Cincinnati Kroger Store Employees May Strike Affecting Local Location in CirclevilleScioto Post Columbus Kroger Workers Reject Third Sale Deal, Vote For StrikeWSWS What’s in the offer rejected by the Kroger union?NBC4 WCMH TV Ohio Kroger union members vote to approve strikeNBC4 Columbus See full coverage on Google … Read more

Union cancels plan to disable Opal card readers after NSW government legal action

A bold plan to shut down Opal card reader machines has been shelved after the New South Wales government legally challenged the strike action. The Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) was set to shut down the machines in Sydney from Wednesday, September 21, as part of the latest chapter of the ongoing labor dispute … Read more

Union cancels plan to disable Opal card readers following NSW government legal action

A bold plan to shut down Opal card reader machines has been shelved after the New South Wales government legally challenged the strike action. The Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) was set to shut down the machines in Sydney from Wednesday, September 21, as part of the latest chapter of the ongoing labor dispute … Read more

Sydney train strike: commuters hit by travel chaos due to union action

Commuters are bracing for chaos in public transport for the second time this month as rail workers go on strike for six hours between 10am and 4pm. Services on the T2 Inner West and Leppington, T3 Bankstown, T8 Airport and South, and the Southern Highlands lines will have a greatly reduced schedule, with some services … Read more

Train strikes: Commuters warned of major disruptions on South Sydney line

Commuters in Sydney will face another day of frustration as workers go on strike over safety conditions and services are interrupted until 2pm. The Rail, Tram and Bus Union (TRBU) announced a three-week strike campaign last week as attempts to negotiate a new business agreement with the state government continue to fail. The T4 Eastern … Read more

London Overground and Tube workers announce new strike action on same day

On Tuesday, the RMT said union action will affect the majority of the capital’s train services when workers have to leave before 24 hours on Aug. 19. Underground workers are embroiled in a dispute over pensions and jobs with TfL, while unionists from Overground, employed by Arriva Rail London, are going on strike for pay. … Read more

Rail, tram and bus union announces more train strikes in NSW

NSW commuters will face more travel pain after the railway union announced another wave of industrial action starting next week as their dispute with the state government continues. The Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) said on Monday that transport agents will refuse to issue fines, leave gates at train stations and carry out rail … Read more

Merrylands: Abdul Thamasi convicted of stabbing Ali Barfi on Post Office Lane

A drug user who asked a man for ice cream in a western Sydney lane stabbed him multiple times with a knife in “excessive self-defense” after taking offense at the suggestion. Now he has faced his fate. A man who unleashed a spate of stabbing attacks on a man he asked for drug ice cream … Read more

Merrylands: Abdul Thamasi convicted of stabbing Ali Barfi on Post Office Lane

A drug user who asked a man for ice cream in a western Sydney lane stabbed him multiple times with a knife in “excessive self-defense” after taking offense at the suggestion. Now he has faced his fate. A man who unleashed a spate of stabbing attacks on a man he asked for drug ice cream … Read more

Australia blockade: week-long protest, traffic disruptions, climate inaction

As police search CCTV footage of Monday’s ‘dangerous’ protest in Sydney, NSW Prime Minister Dominic Perrottet has had his say. NSW Police have a message for climate activists who wreaked havoc for Sydney morning commuters – expect a knock on your door. Protesters took to the streets of the CBD in an unauthorized demonstration to … Read more