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Kerala government announces Onam bonus + festival advance for staff

About 13 lakh state government employees and labourers working in the state government in Kerala have reason to cheer. The Kerala government is giving...

‘Pay cut, loss of leave for latecomers’: Kerala government

The Government of Kerala is all set to link SPARK, short for Service and Payroll Administrative Repository for Kerala, to the biometric punching attendance...

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...

Kerala government employees eligible for special disability leave

A division bench of the Kerala High Court has ruled that a government employee who gets injured while travelling to work or back from...

Kerala’s welfare fund for IT-ITES staff ensures Rs 3K pension

Government of Kerala has announced a welfare fund for the staff of the information technology (IT) and information technology-enabled services (ITES) sectors in the...

Rs 4K Onam bonus + Rs 15K festival advance for Kerala...

The Government of Kerala has announced an Onam bonus for its employees ahead of the festival. Those not entitled to the same will receive...

Min. salary Rs 23K for govt staff: Kerala Pay Commission recommendation

As per the recommendations of the 11th Pay Revision Commission, the minimum salary of government employees in Kerala is to be Rs 23,000 and...

Kerala govt to repay deducted salaries, but continue pay deferment

Since May 2020, the employees of the Kerala government have been receiving reduced salaries on account of the six days’ salary deduction made every...

Ordinance approved, Kerala govt staff will face salary deduction

With the signing of the Disaster and Public Emergency Special Provisions Act by the Kerala Governor, all employees of the State Government of Kerala...

One month salary to be deducted for Kerala govt. employees

The Kerala government has decided to go ahead with a one-month deduction of salary for the government employees, as part of its efforts to...

Govt offices in Kerala to have Aadhaar-based biometric attendance system

In all government offices of Kerala, Aadhaar-based attendance has been made compulsory. Within the next six months, all government offices in the state will...

Job cuts at CNN, affected staff to be informed soon

A ‘gut punch’ is what Chris Licht, CEO, CNN rightly described the announcement of layoff plans as. Licht recently sent a memo to the...

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Amazon may let go hundreds in India as it closes verticals

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