UNIONS are seeking an urgent meeting with Mitie bosses after the outsourcing giant announced a major jobs cull yesterday.
The company confirmed that about 480 jobs are to be axed by next March following a string of recent profit warnings.
However, general union Unite, which has...
Thursday 21st Sep 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
ARMY officers will be hauled in front of a court martial hearing today over allegations that they smeared faeces into the faces of trainee soldiers.
Seventeen sergeants and corporals will face the hearing into the alleged abuse of teenage recruits at the Army Foundation College in...
Figen Yuksekdag refuses to enter court after delegation barred
Tuesday 19th Sep 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in World
STEVE SWEENEY reports on the show trial of former People’s Democratic Party co-chair Figen Yuksekdag
Monday 18th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Fourteen unions demand 3.9 per cent rise for cash-strapped members
Saturday 16th Sep 2017
COLOMBIA’S peace agreement is the most valuable asset of the country’s people, but it is under threat from the “far right” and the rich, Congress heard yesterday.
Trade union leader Huber Ballesteros told TUC delegates in Brighton that the deal offered hope, but...
Thursday 14th Sep 2017
TRADE UNIONS pledged solidarity with progressive forces in Turkey yesterday and vowed to build a mass campaign for the release of jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan.
Unite delegate Tommy Murphy told TUC delegates that the situation in Turkey has “dramatically...
Corbyn pledges as the Tories try to divide and rule with pay rises
Wednesday 13th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Ambassador warns of obstacles to rebuilding
MILLIONS must mobilise to deliver Jeremy Corbyn’s vision of a society for the many not the few, TUC delegates heard in Brighton yesterday.
CWU general secretary Dave Ward called for a “million workers [to get] out on the streets” at a Morning Star...