Tag: Central Government

Revised allowances for government teachers and academic staff

The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) is reported to have approved the 7th Pay Commission’s recommendations for the teachers and academic staff of...

General Provident Fund interest rates go up

The Government has hiked the interest rate for General Provident Fund (GPF) and other schemes, to eight per cent for the last quarter. This...

Central-Government employees look forward to pay hike before the elections

The Central-Government employees are optimistic about receiving the over and above 7th Central Pay Commission (CPC) pay hike before the elections. There are 48.31...

Centre to launch social security plan for all workers

The objective is to embrace the large number of workers in the organised and unorganised sectors who are currently not under the social security net.

Rs 460 crore allotted for construction of AP-NIT Campus

The institute has announced the recruitment of 67 teaching and 73 non-teaching staff for permanent positions.

Central Government clears rumours on minimum monthly wages

No amount has been fixed as the national minimum monthly wage. 

Central Govt employees get ‘She-box’ to file sexual harassment complaints

This online complaint filing system will encourage more women to speak up about harassment at the workplace and get quick redressal.

7th Pay Commission: Central government employees may have to wait more

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will leave for a four-day visit to Russia on June 20 which implies that he will not be present for the Cabinet meeting scheduled for Wednesday

Central Government to spend Rs 32,000 crore on skill development

A total amount of Rs 12,000 cr. would be provided through the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY).

Government to amend the Payment of Bonus Act

The eligibility limit for payment of bonus to be increased from Rs 10,000 per month to Rs 21,000 per month.

7th Pay Commission: Compensation changes have a positive though very limited...

Let us creatively appreciate the highlights and take a guess whether this additional cost will create gross national value on the hypothesis: 'happy, engaged and motivated employees co-create better yield'!

Central government and its PSUs to have a new recruitment policy

From Dec 27, 2018 onwards, the National Skills Qualifications Framework will be mandatory for all central government and central government- owned PSU jobs



Customised learning is the key to unlocking your employees’ true potential

It’s a known fact that the quality of the talent pool separates the great organisations from the good. The pace of change is palpable...

Employee Benefits & Engagement


Retaining and engaging employees is not that difficult a task

Employees are a very demanding lot these days with minds of their own. Not surprisingly, it is becoming a challenge for employers to think...

Swiggy pulled a great prank on its employees

Some companies just do not miss out on a chance to have some fun at work. Fun and team activities play a vital role...

A domino effect that all employers should trigger off!

Last month, my friend and neighbour approached me, brandishing a new badminton racket. She showed it off excitedly revealing that she had paid more...


“A true leader is not dependent on title or designation,” Dwarakanath

It was a Friday afternoon, when the HRKatha team got the opportunity to meet a man who is not just a recognised leader but...

Jet Airways’ employee unions request the President and Prime Minister for help

With salaries of about 23000 Jet Airways’ employees having been delayed for months now, the Society for Welfare of Indian Pilots (SWIP) and Jet...

Automation Anywhere will have 3 mn bots worldwide in two years

Robotic process automation (RPA) company, Automation Anywhere, has recorded a significant growth in the first quarter this year, with its intelligent RPA platform being...

Private-sector CEOs earn 22 times more than PSU CEOs: IMA study

The senior-most executives in public-sector undertakings (PSUs) earn way less than their counterparts in the private sector, says a report called ‘2018 Executive &...


“A true leader is not dependent on title or designation,” Dwarakanath

It was a Friday afternoon, when the HRKatha team got the opportunity to meet a man who is not just a recognised leader but...

“Successful women are ambitious and focussed on their careers,” Shalini Pillay

She understands the imperatives for an organisation from a talent perspective. She possesses the consulting skills required to provide solutions. She is also a...

“Automation will create a multiplier effect in the economy, which people don’t understand,” Ravi...

Automation and the volatile behaviour of workers have brought in a lot of challenges for HR in the changing automobile industry, which is now...