Tag: Government Jobs

Tamil Nadu orders mandatory Tamil language exam for government jobs

The Tamil Nadu government has announced that candidates will have to clear a Tamil language test while appearing for state government job-recruitment exams. The Tamil...

75% private, government jobs for Kannadigas

Kannadigas will be given preference in 75 per cent of jobs in the private, government and autonomous institutions in Karnataka. Priority will be given...

EWS quota only for families earning less than Rs 8 lakh

The state cabinet of Telangana has decided to offer reservation under the economically weaker section (EWS) quota only to candidates who come from families...

1% reservation for transgenders in Karnataka government jobs

The Karnataka government has revealed intentions to reserve one per cent of all job vacancies in any service or job in all categories in...

Government jobs for 2,000 PwDs in Punjab

Of the 50,000 vacancies announced in the Punjab government in 2021, four per cent quota will be for people with disabilities (PwDs). Social Security,...

20k+ govt. posts to be filled in 5 months: Gujarat CM

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has announced that over 20,000 jobs will be offered to candidates in the state in the next five months....

Jharkhand may reserve govt jobs for only govt school passouts

“Government jobs should be reserved only for those who have been educated in government schools,” believes Jagarnath Mahto, school education and literacy minister, Jharkhand...

Youth more attracted to banking and government jobs: Survey

Looks like Indian youth give more importance to job security and work-life balance than to salary, according to a survey by Oliveboard. Of the 5000...

Government job applicants to go through 7-step screening process

The process begins with tracking of a candidate’s Internet footprint to getting a final clearance from the Prime Minister’s Office 

Will bureaucracy play spoilsport in ‘lateral hiring’ by Government?

Senior corporate leaders welcome this fresh move by the government, but they also have their share of apprehension. HRKatha reports. 

State governments promise mass-scale jobs for unemployed

The Gujarat and Punjab governments plan to create employment opportunities for 9 lakh and 25 lakh youth, respectively.

Government to leverage experience of retired employees

The Government wants utilise the talent pool of retired professionals to carry forward its flagship programmes.

Job posts in Govt., PSUs, PSBs to be equalised

The government wants to ensure that the children of staffs serving in lower categories of PSUs and other institutions can avail the benefit of OBC category reservations, which will be at par with the children of staffs serving in lower categories of the Government.

Government will not withhold appointment letters due to pending verification

Provisional appointment letters will be issued after obtaining the attestation form and self-declaration from the candidates.

Is corporate India ready to hire mediocre?

The basic hiring strategy and talent requirement is different for the private and public sectors. In such a scenario, are they ready to drink from the same pool?

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

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Elon Musk is looking at hiring engineers from India

Twitter has been hogging the limelight for some time now. First, for its controversial and long-draw acquisition by Elon Musk and then by the...

Hinduja Group rejigs HR leadership

Ashok Leyland, the commercial vehicle manufacturer and part of the Hinduja Group has announced the appointment of Sanjay V Jorapur as its new president...

Dentsu India ropes in Unmesh Pawar as CPO

Denstu has appointed Unmesh Pawar as the new chief people officer for India and South Asia. Before Pawar, Rohit Suri who moved on to...

Signify appoints Irani Srivastava Roy as CHRO, India

Signify has appointed Irani Srivastava Roy as chief human resources officer (CHRO) for the Indian Subcontinent. In her new role, she will be responsible for...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...