The minister said, "I appeal to employees to come back for duty, honorable court has also asked them to come back".
Transport Minister MR Vijayabhaskar appealed to the unions to return to work. Transport unions said the strike will continue until the state government agreed to their demands - to raise wages and pay dues.
"There will be an interim order restraining the transport workers, specially, the drivers and conductors, from taking recourse to strike", the court said.
He also said that instances of striking employees "intimidating" others who wanted to work had been reported.
High court first bench headed by Chief Justice Indira Banerjee said workers could not resort to such flash strikes without any prior intimation, causing trouble to public.
The Madras High Court on Friday directed the striking unions to withdraw the strike immediately or face action.
Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) leader A. Soundarrajan said they were ready for talks and regretted that people will suffer.
Meanwhile, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president M.K. Stalin spoke to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palanisamy over the telephone and expressed concern over the ongoing transport strike, urging the government to expedite talks with the unions. "More than 50 % of buses are operated in Coimbatore", collector T N Hariharan said.
When Express tried to find out what was the reason behind people not thronging bus stands, as is the norm, it came to light that after the strike began on Thursday evening most people chose to stay home on Friday.
"The government's "2.44% factor" (salary hike) will result in an additional expense of Rs 81 crore per month on transport corporations even as a special increment was being given to those who had joined work between 2013 and 2016". The government just about managed to operate bus services with a skeletal fleet that AIADMK-affiliated unions were left to run.
North Korea nuclear bomb test accidentally destroys a City
But more recent missile tests have been more successful and have travelled long distances, with some flying over parts of Japan. If true, the report suggests the dangers of North Korean missile tests to countries beneath their flight paths, such as Japan.
CITU transport trade union leader A. Soundararajan said the federation members had distributed pamphlets to commuters about the proposal to go on strike if the wage settlement talks failed.
Private bus operators were also finding it hard as they were not aware of the routes and where to stop.
Following the strike, commuters alleged over-charging by autos and private buses even as scores opted for suburban rail services in Chennai.
In the capital city, Chennai, a stone pelting incident has occurred at a bus depot.
Freezing rain is possible Friday morning and is likely Friday night at Meacham, Ore., according to the weather service. Customers used more than 103,700 megawatt hours of electricity, surpassing 2014's record of 101,118 megawatt hours.
Born and raised in Danville, Illi., Van Dyke started in stand-up before appearing on his brother's series in the early 1960s. Jerry's best known for his role on " Coach ". where he earned 4 Emmy nominations playing Asst. " Coach " co-star Craig T.
Coffee cup producers and distributors have not taken action to rectify this and government has sat on its hands. Disposable coffee cups can be tricky to recycle because most are made with a combination of paper and plastic.
They said they were awaiting a possible second call from the North, which may pave the way for official talks in the coming days. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the US would keep "maximum pressure" on North Korea to give up its nukes.
Through 38 games, the two-time All-Star MVP is averaging 27.5 points, 8.1 rebounds and a career-high 9.1 assists per game. The captains will be the All-Star starters from each conference who receive the most fan votes in respective conferences.
Dimitrov was the first to come to his aid, leaping the net and sprinting over to help his opponent up and guide him to his chair. Dimitrov will face Australia's Nick Kyrgios in the semi-final after he overcame Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov 1-6 6-3 6-4.
A Security Council diplomat told Fox News that countries opposed to the discussion could call a vote to stop it from going ahead. Anti-government demonstrations in Iran began on December 28 in protest against price hikes and a string of bankruptcies.
The unemployment rate dropped to 5.7 per cent in December - the lowest mark since comparable data became available in 1976. Job gains in the natural resource sector, up 4.6 per cent, followed "heavy losses" in 2015 and 2016, Stats Canada said.
The French manager criticized referee Anthony Taylor who awarded the Blues a penalty at the Emirates recently. Asked if other managers' comments annoy him, Conte replied: "I must be honest - I don't read [any of it]".
The Powerball jackpot is soaring as the year ends meaning 2018 will get off to a great start for some lucky lottery player. It could be a mega-powerful New Year's Eve weekend with the drawing of a Powerball jackpot exceeding $300 million.
The HSE has revealed a number of people have died from the flu as cases of the strong "Aussie" strain doubled in just one week. It is working with NHS England to put measures in place to manage potential increases in flu activity.
Lottery jackpots combine over $1 billion this weekend
The next Mega Millions drawing Tuesday will be worth $40 million. "It's a insane time when the jackpots get this high", she said. Since it began in 1972, the Lottery has contributed more than $20.5 billion to support public education.
Pregnant Khloe Kardashian shares wedding plans
Khloe Kardashian insists she is in no rush to marry Tristan Thompson , though they have spoken about the possibility of marriage. Khloé is 6 months pregnant and looking better than ever, joking with Renee that her glow is "just ferocious highlighter".
Dramatic Images: Seven-Alarm Fire Rages in NYC
None of the injuries are life-threatening, officials said . "Our units arrived and were immediately faced with heavy fire". Mayor Bill de Blasio called it the "worst fire tragedy we have seen in this city in at least a quarter century".
Look! Up in the sky! It's a Supermoon!
That is the point in the moon's elliptical orbit when it is closest to Earth and it makes for a pretty spectacular sight. There will also be a total eclipse of the moon then, making the January 31 moon a super blue moon eclipse.