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MP may hike DA allowance for state government staff

The Madhya Pradesh (MP) Government, led by Shivraj Singh Chouhan, is likely to hike the dearness allowance (DA) for the state-government employees and pensioners....

Reliance to offer up to 12% increment

The employees of Reliance Industries, who did not get any increments last year, can look forward to a pay hike of 10 to 12...

Labour Codes: 12 hours of working from Oct 1, hike in...

Time for the workforce to brace for the new labour law. While the working hours have been increased from 9 to 12, the good...

Unions demand 50% wage hike for Coal India staff

Talks are on between the trade unions at Coal India and the management for a hike in wages. The Indian government-owned coal mining and...

25% hike in DA for Central government staff under 6th Pay...

After hiking the dearness allowance (DA) of Central government employees, from 17 per cent to 28 per cent, as per the 7th Pay Commission,...

Employees demand 11% DA hike in Tamil Nadu immediately

Tamil Nadu witnessed demonstrations by government employees and pensioners demanding an 11 per cent hike in dearness allowance with immediate effect. The State government had...

Telangana ASHA workers seek hike, fixed pay

Just when an ASHA worker in Rajasthan made headlines for rowing a boat in difficult conditions to reach villagers awaiting vaccination, in Telangana, ASHA...

Punjab government promises 15% hike to over 2 lakh employees

The Government of Punjab will give a 15 per cent increment to its employees, with effect from July 2021. This means, allowances will actually...

ITC MD earns Rs 11.95 cr, 153 employees earn Rs 1...

ITC has 153 employees who receive salaries of more than Rs 1 crore per annum in FY21. Sanjiv Puri, chairman and managing director, ITC,...

Salary hike for 5.4 lakh Punjab government employees

The Government of Punjab has given its nod to the implementation of the Sixth Pay Commission with effect from January 1, 2016. Most of...

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...

SBI posts profits, to give staff 15 days’ pay as PLI

State Bank of India will be paying its employees 15 days of pay as performance-linked incentive. The Indian public-sector bank recently reported an 80.15...

20% salary hike for Punjab govt staff?

According to the recommendations of the 6th Punjab Pay Commission, all employees should get a two-times increment in salaries as compared to the previous...

Amazon to hike hourly wages by up to $3, step up...

The online shopping giant, which already pays new hires at least $15 an hour, said it will start increasing pay between 50 cents an...

Hourly wages of govt workers in the US hiked to $15

U.S. President Joe Biden will sign an executive order according to which contractors will have to pay at least $15 per hour to federal...

Wipro to roll out bonuses, hikes, hire more

After posting excellent Q4 results, the best in ten years, employees at Wipro can look forward to receiving skill-based bonuses for domains, such as...

Tata Sons companies to announce hikes, restore salaries

The top executives of the Tata Group companies had all taken a 20 per cent pay cut in 2020, following the pandemic-induced economic slump....

Second salary hike for TCS employees

Less than six months after announcing increments in October 2020, Tata Consultancy Services has yet again announced hikes for its employees. The increments will...

Why is retention a big deal post the 2020 layoff drive?

According to a survey by Willis Towers Watson, Indians are likely to get 6.4 per cent average salary increment in 2021. Even though this...

Vistara staff to face pay cuts till March

Vistara will continue to go forward with pay cuts for its staff until March, while the three-day leave without pay for its pilots will...

Pay hikes for employees of Metropolis Healthcare

Employees of diagnostic company, Metropolis Healthcare, have received their annual increments for the year 2020. The Company has also recruited more than 200 new...

80% Wipro staff to be promoted by December

Wipro is gearing to give promotions to 80 per cent of its workforce over the next three months, as part of its ‘employee interventions’....

Salary hikes for employees of Quick Heal Technologies w.e.f October 2020

While most companies were imposing pay cuts and adopting cot-cutting measures during the pandemic, Quick Heal Technologies gave performance-linked incentives to its employees in...

Axis Bank to give 4 to 12% salary hike

Amidst the ongoing pandemic, when most companies are laying off staff or imposing pay cuts, Axis Bank has gone ahead and announced salary hikes....

Hike hires Suvesh Malhotra as VP & Head of Engineering

Hike, India’s homegrown internet startup, announced the hiring of Suvesh Malhotra as its VP & Head of Engineering, today. The announcement is in line...

15% hike for bank staff, performance-linked incentive for PSB staff

With the conclusion of the two-year long negotiations between bank unions and the Indian Banks’ Association, an annual increment of 15 per cent in...

5% to 12% hike plus performance bonus for ReNew Power staff

While most companies are considering pay cuts and layoffs to stay afloat amidst the lockdown, ReNew Power has announced up to 12 per cent...

Increase in dearness hike to benefit 4 lakh central govt. employees

The Indian government has approved the hike in dearness allowance for central- government employees from existing 17 per cent to 21 per cent. The...

Good news for Central-Government employees

Employees of the Central Government may receive some good news this year in the upcoming budget. Their minimum wages under the 7th Central Pay...

GrantTree employees fix salaries and increments on their own

GrantTree, a London-based organisation that helps businesses acquire government funding, follows a unique system of allowing its employees fix their own salaries. In other...

BEST employees to get 17% pay hike and Diwali bonus

The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) management, has entered into an agreement with a workers’ union led by the Shiv Sena. The Memorandum...

Genpact hikes minimum wages for content moderators

Content reviewers employed by Facebook have been complaining about their taxing and stressful work, which involves sifting through all kinds of posts, often harmful...

Tamil Nadu government employees to be eligible for double festival advance

As per the 7th Pay Commission, the Tamil Nadu government has doubled the festival advance given to government employees, teachers and other non-teaching staff...

Wipro CEO’s salary rises 41% in 2018-19

Abidali Z Neemuchwala, chief executive officer (CEO), Wipro, has witnessed a 41 per cent increase in salary, with the Company reporting a 37.74 per...

Cognizant will hike remuneration of entry-level engineers in India

American multinational IT services provider, Cognizant, is expected to hike the pay packages of its entry-level engineers in India by about 18 per cent....

Hike expected soon for central govt employees

Hopes have risen amongst the employees of the Central Government for the much-awaited hike in minimum pay. Lakhs of employees have been holding protests...

National Pension Scheme revamped, Government contribution increased by 4%

The Central Government announced a hike for its employees, who have been in service since January, 2004, under the National Pension Scheme (NPS). The...

Arunachal Pradesh Government announces hike in DA and DR

Arunachal Pradesh is the latest state to announce 7th Pay Commission benefits. Lakhs of government employees in the State will enjoy an increase in...

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...

Hike to lay off 25% of its workforce

The instant messaging service had acquired two startups last year.

Prashant Bhatnagar joins Credit Suisse as director-HR

In his new role, Bhatnagar will be responsible for attracting and enabling talent to help the organisation realise its strategy.

How personalised & curated digital learning is the recipe for successful...

Personalised and curated digital learning can help create time-efficient, relevant and targeted corporate training programmes. In an evolving business landscape, learning and development (L&D) and...

Competing with Self

Philosophically speaking, each of us is unique and logically not in competition with anyone. This realisation gives us a healthy outlook to the world...

Whirlpool employees will get $1000 if they get vaccinated

With the president of the US ordering all private-sector companies to get their employees vaccinated or prepare unvaccinated employees to get tested weekly, Whirlpool...

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MP may hike DA allowance for state government staff

The Madhya Pradesh (MP) Government, led by Shivraj Singh Chouhan, is likely to hike the dearness allowance (DA) for the state-government employees and pensioners....

Is the use of AI in hiring leading to talent spillage?

Given the continuous growth and development in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics, it is highly unlikely for any facet of our...

Flipkart to create 12,000 jobs through 4 new fulfilment centres in Haryana

Ahead of the madness of the festive season in India, Flipkart has added four new warehouses in Haryana, in Sankpa, Yakubpur, Kulana and Rewari....

40% quota for women in Tamil Nadu government jobs

On September 13, it was announced in the Tamil Nadu assembly that the state government has increased the reservation for women in government jobs...

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Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

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