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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...

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

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

At 48%, IT function highest contributor to active jobs

While the active job count in August 2021 was four per cent lower than the previous month, at 278K, the closing figures for August...

Citco to create 1200 jobs, to open new office at Hyderabad

The Citco Group of Companies is set to expand in India, and has opened a new office in Hyderabad as part of this plan....

Flipkart adds 3 fulfilment centres in Karnataka, creates 14,000 jobs

Flipkart has added three additional fulfilment centres in Karnataka to further strengthen its supply-chain network in the state and meet the growing demand of...

20 lakh jobs to be created as part of Kerala Knowledge...

The Government of Kerala is taking measures as part of the Kerala Knowledge Economy Mission, to create 20 lakh jobs by 2026. It is...

No government jobs, promotions to those with more than 2 children:...

The draft of the proposed UP Population (Control, Stabilisation and Welfare) Bill is likely to be tabled during the monsoon session of the state...

PwC India to create 10,000 jobs, hire 5x more from campuses

As part of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) India’s new business strategy, ‘The New Equation’, the professional services company plans to pump in Rs 1,600 to create...

Flipkart adds 5000 jobs in Gujarat

Flipkart, the e-commerce platform, has added four additional supply chain facilities in the state of Gujarat, which will add about 5,000 direct and indirect...

UST has 10,000 tech jobs on offer in 2021

UST, the California-based digital transformation-solutions firm, is on the lookout for talent in the areas of artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning (ML), cybersecurity, robotic process...

Pelted stones? No jobs, passports for you: J&K govt

The J&K government has said that those who have been involved in stone pelting, or have tried to disrupt law and order in any...

TCS to spend $300 mn on creating jobs in Arizona

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) plans to expand its operations in Arizona, for which it will invest over $300 million over the next five years....

‘No shift of jobs, investments from Haryana’: Maruti Suzuki

Maruti Suzuki has clarified that it is not shifting jobs from Haryana to Gujarat, nor is it shifting any investments. Only the production of...

Employees at McDonald’s outlet quit half way through their shift

A recent video on a video-sharing platform went viral showing employees at a McDonald’s outlet standing outside the outlet in mid-shift, refusing to work....

“Reinstate employee, pay back wages”: Court to Wipro

There was much cheer and celebration amongst members of the Karnataka State IT/ITeS Employees Union (KITU), when a Wipro employee who was forced to...

Reliance retail to create 10 lakh jobs in the near future

Reliance Retail has been witnessing significant growth even amidst the pandemic, as per the data revealed during the Company’s 44th annual general meeting. Not only...

Exxon to cut 10% of jobs every year

Exxon Mobil Corp., the American multinational oil and gas corporation, will reduce its workforce across offices in the US, by five to 10 per...

Top 5 Indian IT firms will add 96,000 jobs, clarifies Nasscom

The National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) has clarified that the Indian IT-BPM sector will continue to be a net hirer in...

UK to create 19,000 jobs, build 17,000 homes

As part of its attempt to recover from the aftermath of the pandemic, the UK government has given the nod for 160 projects across...

22,000 temp jobs available in the Italian government

The Government of Italy is gearing up to hire over 22,000 temporary employees for positions in public administration. This is part of the Government’s...

Government officers can’t accept private job immediately after retirement

Government officials cannot take up jobs — part-time/contractual or full-time — in the private sector immediately after they retire. The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC)...

Employment growth forecast for 2021 insufficient to help jobless, new jobseekers

While the employment scenario in 2021 and 2022 will witness a rebound, it will not be enough to close the gap in employment brought...

Oman to offer 32K jobs, subsidies to first-time employees

The Sultan of the Kingdom of Oman ordered the nation’s government to work on initiatives that will offer 32,000 job opportunities this year. In...

Telecom contract jobs to increase with launch of 5G

With the Department of Telecom (DoT) approving applications of Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea, Reliance Jio, and other telecom companies to begin 5G trials in...

Employment drops in Australia, but rises in Canada in April

In Australia, companies cut jobs in April, a month after the Australian government’s wage subsidy came to an end. However, unemployment rate also dipped...

UP’s Oxygen Production Promotion Policy to generate jobs

The Government of Uttar Pradesh has rolled out a new Oxygen Production Promotion Policy 2021, which will not only take care of the paucity...

56% of salaried women exited the workforce in India in a...

Whatever the employment arrangement may be, women have always been more disadvantaged than men in the Indian workforce. According to the State of Working...

Serum Institute of India to create 6,500 jobs in Britain

With the objective of expanding its vaccine business and establishing a new sales office in Britain, the Serum Institute of India (SII) is all...

Telangana gets approval for 95% job reservation for locals

The proposal to reserve state government jobs for locals in Telangana was put forth a few years ago, and had received the President’s approval...

Fractal Analytics to hire 1,000 software engineers, graduates

Fractal Analytics, the New York-headquartered artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics company, is gearing to expand its team by about 1,000. Last year, it had...

US job openings rate rises to 4.9%

The rate of job openings attained a record high level in February, which is a good sign for job seekers. The number of vacancies...

Tesla to hire over 10,000 people, no college degree required

Elon Musk believes in going unusual way. This week he announced through a tweet that his company Tesla plans to hire around 10,000 people...

Coinbase to start operations in India, begins hiring

Coinbase, the cryptocurrency exchange, is gearing to begin operations in India. It will open an office in Hyderabad, but plans to be a remote-first...

42 lakh jobs in 12 countries: Skill Ministry

The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has identified 42 lakh jobs, both blue- and grey –collar — about three lakh opportunities in...

HCL to offer 1,000 jobs in 2-day virtual placement drive

HCL Technologies plans to offer around 1,000 jobs to freshers as well as those with two to eight years of professional experience, via a...

Now lesser jobs for expats in Oman

Many foreigners working in Oman, including thousands of Indians will not be able to renew their work permits after the expiry date. This is...

Efforts on to generate employment in MP and AP

In Madhya Pradesh, the state-level ‘Rozgar Utsav’, was inaugurated on January 21, with the intention of providing jobs to one lakh people every year....

Karnataka to keep shops, businesses open 24×7, to generate jobs

Government of Karnataka has decided that for the next three years it will allow all shops and commercial establishments to remain open 24x7 all...

Air India recruitment open for 2020

Air India Airport Services has opened recruitments for the posts of deputy terminal manager, duty manager, officer and junior executive. Applications will have to...

Projects worth Rs 19,000 cr. to create 26K jobs in TN

Tamil Nadu government has inked 18 MoUs pertaining to projects worth Rs 19,955 crore, with several Indian and international companies. These projects have the...

Pune attracts investors, to generate at least 18,000 jobs

Sadashiv Survase, joint director of the Maharashtra Directorate of Industries, said that of the eight companies that will invest in the Pune region, five...

212 vacancies for junior engineers at UPPCL

Applications are being invited by the Department of Energy of Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation (UPPCL) for the post of junior engineer (trainee) under E&M...

RBI unions to go on strike on November 26

The Reserve Bank of India's employee unions are unhappy with the way the Bank's jobs are being increasingly outsourced and eliminated. The friction between...

PepsiCo to invest Rs 814 in plant, employ 1,500

With Pepsico raising its investment — from Rs 500 crore to Rs 814 crore — in the potato chips plant to be set up...

Over 5 lakh direct jobs by Salesforce in India

Salesforce will add over five lakh direct jobs in India in the times to come. While the California-based IT company will create about 13...

Mahindra Logistics trains 20,000 in 2 years under PMKY

Third party logistics solution company, Mahindra Logistics (MLL), has not only added 10,100 seasonal jobs in preparation for the festive season, but plans to...

Welspun India to employ over 500 migrant workers

Welspun India, in partnership with the Pravasi Rojgar Yojana, is looking at providing a means of livelihood to 500-600 skilled and unskilled migrant workers...

WB govt offers jobs to 3,000 IT professionals

The Karmo Bhumi programme initiated by the West Bengal government has managed to offer jobs to about 3,000 informational technology (IT) professionals who returned...

Central Govt rolls out initiatives to boost employment

Shri Santosh Gangwar, Minister of State (I/C) for Labour & Employment replied to questions in the Lok Sabha today, regarding the Government’s initiatives for...

Amazon’s Career Day to offer opportunities to job seekers

Tech giant, Amazon, is holding a career day on September 16, which will witness a team of 1000 recruiters from the Company offering 20,000...

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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Why are apprentices in demand in the manufacturing and engineering space?

An apprenticeship or internship has been a staple step for those beginning their professional careers, irrespective of the field. While employers benefit because apprentices...

Government offices to be operational on Saturdays: Kerala government

Following the marginal improvement in the pandemic situation, the Kerala state government has decided to ease COVID-19 restrictions further. Government offices will now function...

Ford Motors restructuring in India, more than 40,000 jobs at stake

Ford India has announced the shut-down of its two factories in India, in Chennai (Tamil Nadu) and Sanand (Gujarat). With this decision, the livelihoods...

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...

DIALOGUE

“If CEO is the father of an organisation, CHRO is the mother,” Pankaj Lochan

Q. You have been shuttling between HR and manufacturing roles. Was it a well-thought out strategy or did you just go with the flow...

Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

Titan has different sets of employees for different functions and verticals, ranging from the shopfloor to the retail stores. How do you bring in...

The right people policy for startups – Madan Nagaldinne

You happen to have worked mostly with large organisations. How different is it working for a startup now? When you have worked for big...