Tag: High Court

State of transgender job seekers in India

In Maharashtra, a petition was filed by a transgender person seeking the Court to direct the Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Company (MSETCL), also called...

Employees are entitled to salary / pension as part of Constitutional...

The Orissa High Court has held that employees, whether current or former, are entitled to salary or pension, whichever the case, as a Right...

High Court stays order on Kerala government’s decision to reduce judges’...

Kerala High Court has put a stay on the state government’s order that reportedly turns ‘special pay’ for judges to ‘special allowances’, thus reducing...

Contractual staff hired without public ad cannot be regularised

A petition was submitted by a driver who was appointed for three months and whose service was later extended, and then eventually terminated without...

Rejoin duty or face consequences: MSRTC staff warned

A deadline has been set for the striking employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) to rejoin duty. They have also been...

Court can’t interfere with employer’s qualification criteria for a post: J&K&L...

A bench of the Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh High Court, while observing a matter recently, stated that a job aspirant with a higher...

MSRTC employees continue strike; demand corporation’s merger with state

A large chunk of the staff of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) continued to agitate, for the 11th successive day on November...

Delhi HC provides justice to editor who complained against employer

A woman editor at a publishing house was fired because she complained against her employer for making sexual advances and making racist comments. The...

Paid leave for strike days?

The Kerala government has appealed to the Supreme Court against the verdict of the High Court that quelled the government order granting paid leave...

MP junior docs into 7th day of strike, demand hike in...

Junior doctors from six government medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh have been on strike for a week now, demanding a hike in stipend and...

Renault-Nissan workers go on strike, Hyundai suspends operations

The workers at Renault-Nissan’s car plant in Tamil Nadu have refused to resume work and have gone on a strike as the employee union,...

Delhi HC directs PIL, for paid period leave, to the Centre

The Delhi High Court on Monday, directed to the Centre and the Delhi government the public interest litigation (PIL), which seeks paid leave for...

Fixed-pay contract staff cannot be terminated without inquiry: Gujarat HC

A ruling by a two-judge HC bench states that charges cannot be levelled against employees working on fixed-pay contract without a proper departmental inquiry. The...

Equal uniform and washing allowance for all High Court employees

As per the Delhi High Court’s directions, all its staff members will receive the same allowance for uniforms and maintenance of clothing. Not long ago,...

Delhi’s minimum wage highest amongst Indian states

About 55 lakh contractual workers in Delhi will benefit from the hike in minimum wages announced recently and approved by the Supreme Court. The...

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,”...

A resume printed on a cake?

A job applicant in the US has taken innovation to another level by sending an edible resume to a prospective employer. Karly Pavlinac Blackburn,...

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96% Wipro staff to get hike from 1 Sept

Despite economic pressures in the last quarter, Wipro is giving annual salary increments to 96 per cent of its staff, with effect from September...

300 found moonlighting at Wipro, fired

Wipro has made it clear that it will not tolerate moonlighters in the organisation, by firing 300 employees who were found to be 'moonlighting',...

Ola stalls layoffs, brings relief to anxious staff

Recently, there were media reports about Ola considering laying off about 10 per cent of the workforce, that is, about 200 engineers. At the...

National Career Service portal shows over 4 lakh vacancies

The Ministry of Labour & Employment (MoLE) has reported that the Government of India’s National Career Service (NCS) portal has about 4,82,264 active vacancies...

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“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“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...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...