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South Korea’s striking junior docs may lose medical licence

The Government of South Korea may actually cancel the medical licences of the thousands of junior doctors who are on strike. Why is the government...

Longest strike in Britain’s NHS for 35% wage hike

There appears to be immense pressure on Britain’s health service with thousands of early-career doctors going on the longest strike ever for better pay. The...

Doctors in Telangana hospitals demand action, clearance of dues

Doctors from Telangana hospitals have reached out to the government, urging that steps be taken to address their longstanding requests for increased salaries and...

Why are Rajasthan’s docs protesting against the Right to Health Bill?

With doctors on strike for over two weeks now, patients in Rajasthan are having a tough time. The government hospitals are overloaded since private hospitals,...

Strikes and protests by disgruntled workers across the world

In France, a nationwide strike is on in protest of the retirement age being raised by two years, to the age of 64. Services...

Hiring news from across the globe

With the holiday season fast approaching, Amazon.com is gearing to hire 150,000 employees in the US. It is looking for people to pick, pack,...

Strikes and protests in India and the US

There seems to be no dearth of disgruntled employees, especially in the healthcare sector, not just in India but abroad too. In Kerala, doctors employed...

Salary woes across India

Recently, the Kerala High Court had asked the state government to release funds to the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) so that salaries...

Pristyn Care to expand team by 20% by 2023

Pristyn Care, the healthcare provider that offers secondary surgery care, is planning to expand its workforce by 20 per cent in a year’s time...

Strikes across India by disgruntled workers from different sectors

Amidst the raging pandemic, there seems to be no dearth of disgruntled workers calling strikes to get their demands fulfilled across India, from various...

Reliance, Aster extend financial support to families of deceased staff

Reliance Industries (RIL) has announced that it will pay five years’ salary to the family of those employees who have lost their lives to...

25% extra salary for docs, nurses on Covid duty in Uttar...

Uttar Pradesh government has announced 25 per cent additional salary or honorarium for doctors and nurses on COVID duty at government hospitals across the...

Docs to anganwadi workers — strikes across India

Doctors at the Kerala Medical College Hospital will be on strike today, that is, March 3 in protest against the non-clearance of their dues....

IMA files petition in SC over non-payment of docs’ wages

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) filed a contempt petition in the Supreme Court, over non-payment of overdue wages to doctors working in hospitals under...

India’s frontline warriors fight for salaries

About 160 nurses of the Valmiki Infectious Disease Hospital, under the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (North DMC), are on a strike demanding that their...

Several frontline workers across India agitating, demanding unpaid salaries

In Mumbai, the employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transportation Corporation (MSRTC) are protesting against non-payment of salaries since August. These are workers have...

Shortage of human resources in Kerala hampering battle against COVID

Amidst acute shortage of medical and support staff, the faculty in all government medical college hospitals across Kerala have been agitating against the suspension...

FLTC docs resent pay cuts, will stop work from Sept 10

Out of the 1,080 MBBS graduates who passed out of government colleges this year, 868 who were assigned temporary duty at Thiravananthapuram’s COVID First-Line...

Karnataka govt hikes salaries of NHM docs, ASHA workers continue protest

On July 21, the Government of Karnataka hiked the salaries of doctors working under the National Health Mission (NHM) to Rs. 45,000 a month....

Junior doctors, interns get pay hike in West Bengal

With an aim to motivate the junior doctors, interns and house staff at West Bengal’s state-run hospitals, the state government announced an increment in...

Teachers and doctors are highest paid civil servants in Bhutan

Giving priority to education and health, Bhutan’s Cabinet has ensured that the country’s teachers, doctors, nurses and medical staff will now be the highest-paid...

Delhi government releases funds to clear pending salaries

Delhi government recently released Rs 206 crore to the cash-strapped North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC). Earlier, the doctors of Hindu Rao Hospital, which is...

How this energy company is championing employee inclusivity & engagement

In today’s competitive business landscape, fostering an inclusive and engaging work environment is not just a feel-good initiative; it’s a strategic imperative. Jakson Green,...

Trident’s Asmita leaves blossom into inclusive workplaces

Forget the tired trope of corporate activism. In the heart of India's textile industry, Trident, a manufacturing company, is quietly weaving a revolution in...
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Engagement is outdated: The future of success lies in ‘employee involvement’

In the ever-evolving landscape of the contemporary workplace, a profound metamorphosis is underway, challenging the conventional emphasis on employee engagement. This paradigm shift posits...
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Tata Steel: Journey through excellence in talent acquisition 

Tata Steel, part of the Tata Group, is a multinational steel-making company headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is one of the world's leading steel...

Toshiba to let go 5000 in Japan

Toshiba is contemplating a significant downsizing of its workforce in Japan, eyeing a reduction of about 5,000 positions. The move is said to affect...

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Hiring rose 46% for ML engineers, 23% for full-stack AI scientists

There was a significant 46 per cent growth in hiring for machine learning engineers’ roles in India, while hiring for full-stack AI scientist roles...

Special casual leave granted to J&K division employees

The general administration department of Jammu and Kashmir, has issued a notification approving three days of special casual leave for employees of the Jammu...

Polmor Steel to expand in Telangana, create 100 more jobs

Polmor Steel, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Polish company Polmor is gearing to expand in Telanga, where it already has facilities in the Automotive...

Tesla faces speculation over potential layoffs amidst internal struggles

Tesla has become the centre of attention as speculations mount regarding the possibility of significant layoffs within the company. Reports stemming from Gigafactory Texas...

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