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Kenyan judge orders jail for doctors' union officials

Kenyan judge orders jail for doctors' union officials

A Kenyan judge on Monday ordered that officials from the national doctors' union be jailed for one month amid an ongoing strike over pay and conditions in public hospitals.

Israeli Arabs strike in protest at house demolitions

Israeli Arabs strike in protest at house demolitions

Arabs across Israel closed businesses and schools on Wednesday in a one-day strike to protest against the demolition of Arab homes built without the required, but hard-to-get, permits.

Eiffel Tower shut by third strike of 2016

Eiffel Tower shut by third strike of 2016

Workers at the Eiffel Tower concerned over an upcoming paint job at the famous landmark went on strike Tuesday, the third stoppage at the monument in six months.

Strikes at German budget airlines ground 400 flights

Strikes at German budget airlines ground 400 flights

Strikes at German low-cost airlines Eurowings and Germanwings led to the cancellation of nearly 400 flights Thursday, stranding some 40,000 passengers, a spokesman for the two companies said.

Kenya Airways pilots call for indefinite strike

Kenya Airways pilots call for indefinite strike

Kenya Airways said on Thursday it will be forced to halt ticket sales unless its pilots withdraw a strike threat that has prompted cancellations by worried passengers.

Air France blames attacks, strikes as fall in bookings accelerates

Air France blames attacks, strikes as fall in bookings accelerates

Air France expects a further decline in bookings over the coming months as a result of Islamist militant attacks and a cabin crew strike during the summer, the airline's boss Jean-Marc Janaillac said.

Flights cancelled over French air traffic control strike

Flights cancelled over French air traffic control strike

European airlines say hundreds of flights were delayed or cancelled on Thursday due to a strike by air traffic controllers in France.

Strike over Cauvery water paralyses India's IT hub

Strike over Cauvery water paralyses India's IT hub

Offices, stores and educational establishments were closed in India's southern state of Karnataka and its capital Bengaluru during a day-long strike on Friday.

Millions of workers strike in India over reforms, wages

Millions of workers strike in India over reforms, wages

Millions of workers and government employees went on a day-long strike across India on Friday, protesting against the government's reform policies and demanding better pay.

Hundreds of Palestinians held by Israel end hunger strike

Hundreds of Palestinians held by Israel end hunger strike

More than 300 Palestinian prisoners on Saturday halted a hunger strike after Israel prison authorities agreed to end ‘humiliating’ body searches and return recently transferred prisoners ...

French rail strike bites amid reform standoff

French rail strike bites amid reform standoff

Striking rail workers yesterday halted about half of French train services in a dispute over working time as a standoff between the militant CGT

Syria regime strike kills at least 13 civilians: monitor

Syria regime strike kills at least 13 civilians: monitor

A regime air strike killed at least 13 members of the same family, including eight children, in central Syria on Wednesday, a monitor said.