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BEST workers suspend strike

Former chief minister of Maharashtra, Narayan Rane, who was once chairman of the BEST committee, orchestrated the suspension of the strike.

30 Aug 2019 3:07 AM

9-day-long BEST strike finally ends

Unions agreed to the management’s offer of 10-point increment in salary.

17 Jan 2019 4:53 AM

Dilly-dallying on strike only to benefit Sena: NCP

Aam Aadmi Party leader Preeti Sharma Menon alleged that the state government was “anti-labour”.

15 Jan 2019 1:47 AM

Bombay high court verdict on strike today

Court says will give its decision if union, state fails to end logjam.

15 Jan 2019 1:43 AM

BEST buses strike in Mumbai enters 7th day, private cabs get costlier

Mumbai's civic transport, comprising a workforce of 32,000 people, has been demanding the merger of BEST budget with 'A' budget of BMC.

14 Jan 2019 11:09 AM


BEST strike continues; privatisation on cards?

It is one of the 3 solutions being considered by authorities.

13 Jan 2019 1:52 AM

Commuters continue to suffer as BEST bus strike enters 3rd day

Some harried commuters also appealed to the Maharashtra government to take necessary steps to end the protest.

10 Jan 2019 12:09 PM

BEST strike to continue today

7,000 bus workers and conductors to resume work, claim official.

09 Jan 2019 1:58 AM

BEST lost 90 per cent revenue on strike day

The BEST bus strike on Monday for the rights of 36,000 workers has cost the undertaking more than it thought it would.

10 Aug 2017 3:08 AM

Kaalipeelis in south bombay make hay while Best stays off the road

Transport commissioner Praveen Gedam said that RTO squads were deployed to prevent this exploitation but it could only be prevented so far.

08 Aug 2017 1:03 AM


BEST unions to start striking from today

The action committee, comprising all unions, on Monday met the mayor.

01 Aug 2017 2:24 AM

BEST unions to go on hunger strike from August 1

Declaration of the hunger strike comes on the back of BEST workers not being paid on time for nearly half the year.

22 Jul 2017 1:05 AM

BEST assures of pay, union desists strike

Around 4,600 BEST conductors and drivers were given only half of their salaries on June 20.

22 Jun 2017 1:35 AM

This is not the BEST way to go

Conductor, drivers get only 50 per cent salary, threaten to strike on June 22.

21 Jun 2017 12:59 AM