Tag: Madras High Court

Madras HC chooses liberal approach in granting maternity leave

The Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (Coimbatore) or TNSTC had denied maternity leave to a woman employee simply because she had only put in...

Opportunities for bankers, commerce graduates, CAs, healthcare professionals

There are job openings for those interested at the Aditya Birla Group, which is hiring for professionals to handle PF accounts. The job requires...

‘Teachers superannuating in mid-academic year cannot be re-employed’: Madras HC

A bench of the Madras High Court has ruled that government school teachers, who reach the stage of retirement during the school year cannot...

“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...

Madras HC restrains Centre and Air India from proceeding with disinvestment

Air Corporation Employees Union recently moved the Madras High Court with a request to stop Air India and the Centre from proceeding with the...

75% private, government jobs for Kannadigas

Kannadigas will be given preference in 75 per cent of jobs in the private, government and autonomous institutions in Karnataka. Priority will be given...

HC orders TN government to assess layoffs during pandemic

The Madras High Court has directed that the Tamil Nadu government assess the number of employees laid off by various industrial units during the...

Personal misunderstandings at work can’t be called sexual harassment: HC

The Madras High Court recently ruled that it is not right to label feuds resulting from misunderstandings with a male co-worker as sexual harassment. The...

Delivery of twins to be considered as 2 deliveries for maternity...

Following an appeal filed by the Union Ministry against leave granted to a woman employee of the CISF, the Madras High Court recently ruled...

Amazon disobeyed labour laws: US judge

An administrative judge in the US has declared that Amazon violated labour laws by threatening to withhold wage increases and benefits from workers at...

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SC refuses to overturn NCLAT ruling, Jalan Fritsch consortium to pay Jet Airways employees 

The Supreme Court has declined to overturn the decision made by the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT). The tribunal had ordered the Jalan...

Major pay cut for senior executives: Google

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has hinted at a major pay cut for senior executives following the recent termination of 12,000 employees. During a town...

CFO highest paid CXO amongst BSE 100 companies

The chief technical officer (CTO) is the second highest paid CXO amongst BSE 100 companies. So, who earns more than a CTO? It is...

Google fires head of mental health and wellbeing

The tech sector has experienced layoffs in the last quarter of 2022 and this trend has continued into 2023 with the announcements of significant...

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“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...