Tag: J&K

Centre eases family pension rules for kin of missing govt employees

As per a notification from the Department of Personnel and Training (DOPT), pension rules have been eased out. Following relaxation of certain rules by...

33% reservation for women in outsourced jobs in Karnataka government

Things are looking up for women in the job market across India. Down south, the Government of Karnataka has reserved 33 per cent of...

Minimum wages hiked to Rs 300 in J&K

The minimum wages of daily wagers as well as casual labourers in Jammu & Kashmir has been increased to from Rs 225 per day...

J&K PDD staff strike results in power cuts

Jammu and Kashmir has experienced major power breakdown as a result of the indefinite strike by 20,000 employees of the Power Development Department (PDD)....

NHM contractual staff in J&K assured of 3 months’ extension, weightage...

In the state of Jammu and Kashmir, contractual employees who were recruited under the National Health Mission (NHM) by the Government staged a protests...

Rs 100 crore disbursed as part of self-employment initiative in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, has sanctioned more than 10,000 cases under the Back to Village-III (B2V3) and My Town-My Pride initiatives....

Rs 10 lakh accident insurance cover for J&K govt employees

Over 3.5 lakh employees of the Jammu & Kashmir government will now be eligible for a personal accidental insurance cover of Rs 10 lakh. 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,”...

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Casagrand takes 700 employees to Switzerland

Casagrand, the real-estate development firm from South India, is rewarding its employees for their hard work and for helping achieve the sales target last...

Sudden layoff of entire team of 2,700 at US furniture company shocks workforce

About 2,700 staff members of a furniture company in Mississippi were sent a text close to midnight informing them that their services were no...

MSD India appoints Bhargavi Kakunuri as HR lead, India

MSD, better known as Merck & Co. Inc. has appointed Bhargavi Kakunuri as the human resources lead, India and member of the India Country...

Why cement company Nuvoco is going for digitalisation

Nuvoco Vistas, which claims to be the fifth largest cement-manufacturing firm in India, has embarked on a journey aimed at making its 4000+ workforce...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“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...