Tag: Bihar

Flipkart launches initiative to create supply-chain operations talent pool

Flipkart, the Indian e-commerce marketplace, has entered into an agreement with the Bihar State Skill Development Mission to help create a pool of skilled...

Headmaster faces pay cut for not dressing like a teacher

The district magistrate of Lakhisarai, Bihar, ordered the salary of the headmaster of a high school in the district to be cut for turning...

Bihar will fast track the appointment process of 4500 teachers in...

In a state assembly session held on March 29, 2022, in Bihar, the state’s education and parliamentary affairs minister, Vijay Kumar Choudhary assured the...

Bihar government hikes DA by 11%

Employees and pensioners of Bihar government will now receive 28 per cent dearness allowance (DA) instead of 17 per cent. This hike will come...

State governments offer incentives to frontline staff, medicos on COVID duty

Amidst the second wave of the pandemic, governments across the states are acknowledging the contribution of the healthcare staff and offering them incentives. The...

1 month salary as bonus for Bihar frontline healthcare workers

The Government of Bihar has announced a month’s salary as bonus for all its frontline healthcare workers this year. This is in appreciation of...

Job/pension for dependents of Bihar govt staff who die of COVID

On July 25, the state cabinet of Bihar decided to provide a job on compassionate grounds to any one dependent or family member of...

Centre to announce Rs 50,000 cr. employment generation drive for migrants

The Centre will be announcing the Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan (GKRA) on June 20, to provide migrant workers with employment and a source of...

Intel implements pay cuts; CEO to take 25% cut

It hasn’t been long since Intel announced the layoff of about 340 people in California. And now, it is reportedly resorting to pay cuts....

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‘Employer cannot impose COVID-19 vaccination’: Delhi HC

Much to the relief of a government school lecturer, the Delhi High Court ruled that no employer can force an employee to get vaccinated...

Air India deducts salary of employees for not vacating staff quarters

Air India began deducting the pay of employees who have not left their company-provided housing in Vasant Vihar, Delhi and the Air India Colony...

EPFO may amend pension scheme

The Ministry of Labour and the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) are planning to re-examine the Employee Pension Scheme (EPS) so that it becomes...

IBM misses cash target, axes 3,900 jobs

IBM is gearing to axe 3,900 jobs as part of an asset divestment exercise. The Company has been unable to achieve its cash target...

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