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30 June 2010: The NUJ has accused the BBC of a “pensions robbery” and an “unacceptable” pay cut - and warned it could lead to strike action.
14 June 2010: Unions representing BBC staff are fighting to save the corporation's pension schemes.
11 June 2010: Union negotiators are calling on management to "rethink their position" after the BBC tabled a pay offer worth just 1% of the corporation's wages bill.
4 June 2010: NUJ member, Hassan Ghani, who was arrested when the Israeli military stormed the Gaza flotilla on 31 May, says activists had expected violence from the Israeli forces to stop their humanitarian convoy reaching Gaza, but not the ferocity of the attack which left nine civilians dead.
2 June 2010: An NUJ member who was reporting from the Gaza aid flotilla for the Iranian-based station, Press TV, has apparently been unable to contact his family, friends or colleagues since the attack.
27 May 2010: The president of the NUJ has said that there is some positive news for NUJ members in the Queen's speech, but he criticised the lack of detail.
26 May 2010: Protest events in London, Cardiff, Glasgow, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester marked the last day of consultation on the controversial BBC strategy review.
2 May 2010: Harry Conroy, NUJ Member of Honour and dedicated unionist, has died aged 67.
27 April 2010: Journalists at the BBC have welcomed the endorsement by the corporation of Workers' Memorial Day when workers across the world remember each 28 April those killed or injured through work.
12 April 2010: The radio station BBC 6 Music is reported to have been saved from closure.