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Legal dispute arises as X faces unresolved bonus issues

On 22 December 2023, a federal judge determined that Twitter, now known as X, violated contracts by not fulfilling promised bonuses, totaling millions of...

Coal India invites online applications for PR, HR roles

Coal India (CIL) — a Schedule 'A' Maharatna public-sector undertaking (PSU) under the Ministry of Coal — has announced its intentions to hire management...

Exterro to double India headcount by end of 2022

Exterro, the preferred provider of Legal GRC software —specifically designed for in-house legal, privacy, and IT teams at Global 2000 and Am Law 200...

Consent of surviving parent mandatory for compassionate appointment: SC

A married daughter of a deceased government servant can seek a job on compassionate grounds only if her mother approves. This was the ruling...

“Women have legal right to a safe workplace”: Madras High Court

A safe workplace is a woman’s right, observed the Madras High Court as it dismissed an anticipatory bail petition by a police officer in...

Facebook instructs employees to preserve internal documents for legal reasons

For a few months now, Facebook and its former employee-turned-whistleblower, Frances Haugen, have been in the news. Haugen had turned against his own company...

Leegality to hire from across India, double workforce

Leegality, the eSign, eStmap and document workflow platform, has set itself a target of 10x growth in revenue in a year’s time. Anticipating huge...

Karnataka HC rules out TDS on secondment for reimbursement of salaries

In a recent landmark ruling, the Karnataka High Court has separated the salary that employees receive for secondment from the fees for technical service,...

Expanded UBIT law repealed in the US, big win for social-service...

The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) won a massive victory when the US Congress repealed a section of a 2017 law that required...

When an employee takes his company to the court, but as...

An employee is also a consumer and when his own company refuses to oblige his demands as a consumer of the company’s services, the...

Jobs on compassionate grounds aren’t a matter of right: Calcutta HC

Banalata Mukherjee, an assistant teacher in the Minakhan Jatindranath Balika Vidyalaya passed away on July 30, 2007 and her son’s demand for a job on compassionate grounds was rejected by the DI.

Ruchika Singh Chhabra Vs Air France: Vishaka Guidelines can’t be ritualistic,...

Air France has been asked to reconstitute the ICC in strict compliance with the legal requirements within 30 days and conduct the inquiry afresh.

Flipkart in trouble again: Former COO sends legal notice over his...

Flipkart’s former COO, Nitin Seth, who was recently fired from the company, has apparently slapped a legal notice on the company.

Prabir Jha gets an extended portfolio at Cipla

In addition to leading human resources, corporate communications and administration for the firm, globally, he will now also look after legal and corporate affairs.

How this energy company is championing employee inclusivity & engagement

In today’s competitive business landscape, fostering an inclusive and engaging work environment is not just a feel-good initiative; it’s a strategic imperative. Jakson Green,...

Trident’s Asmita leaves blossom into inclusive workplaces

Forget the tired trope of corporate activism. In the heart of India's textile industry, Trident, a manufacturing company, is quietly weaving a revolution in...
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Engagement is outdated: The future of success lies in ‘employee involvement’

In the ever-evolving landscape of the contemporary workplace, a profound metamorphosis is underway, challenging the conventional emphasis on employee engagement. This paradigm shift posits...
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Tata Steel: Journey through excellence in talent acquisition 

Tata Steel, part of the Tata Group, is a multinational steel-making company headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is one of the world's leading steel...

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Pension dept encourages staff with ‘Anubhav Awardees Speak’

To foster commitment, dedication and enthusiasm among Central government employees in fulfilling their duties, the Department of Pension and Pensioners' Welfare (DOPPW) introduced the...

J&K updates family benefits for missing government personnel

Family members of a missing government employee or pensioner in Jammu & Kashmir are now eligible to apply for various entitlements. These entitlements may...

Rivian plans 10% workforce cut amid financial challenges 

Rivian plans to reduce its workforce by around 10 per cent to save money. The decision was revealed during the company's fourth-quarter earnings call...

Workday acquires HiredScore to enhance talent management with AI

Workday Inc., a provider of cloud-based finance and human resource applications, has announced an agreement to acquire HiredScore, an AI-powered talent acquisition specialist. This...

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Data analytics and not technology will redefine HR

Q. How satisfying has been your professional journey of 39 years? A. It has been a bagful of mixed experiences. At times I have been...

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....
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