#Labour Union

.United States
The union had gained 200 members as of the end of December. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • Alphabet Workers Union seeks to represent well-compensated tech workers
  •  The new union will address issues related to pay and benefits, as well as ethical decisions taken by tech giants
  • One of the catalysts at Google was the recent firing of Timnit Gebru, a Black artificial intelligence ethics researcher

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
State Bank of India and private sector banks are functional even in the strike. (File Photo Twitter/@ANI)

  • Ten central trade unions are observing the nationwide general strike on Thursday
  • Many banks had informed customers in advance that normal working could be affected
  • The strike by unions is against "anti-labour policy of the government" and bank employees are protesting against the privatisation of banks