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Striking unions cripple France in stand-off with Macron

12 December, 2019 4:48 pm 4:48 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – Railway workers, teachers and emergency room medics launched one of the biggest public sector strikes in France for decades on Thursday, determined to force President Emmanuel Macron to abandon plans to overhaul France’s generous pension system. Transport networks in Paris and cities across France ground to a near halt as unions dug … Read More

10,000 more cops to be recruited as normal life cripples for 76th day in IH...

09 September, 2016 11:12 am 11:12 am

SRINAGAR (92 News) – As the protests continued unabated across Kashmir even as curfew, restrictions and shutdown crippled normal life for the 76th consecutive day on Thursday, the Indian Home Ministry approved recruitment of additional 10,000 Special Police Officers (SPOs) in the state police force. There are 25,000 SPOs in Jammu and Kashmir. Indian Home … Read More