Tag: NEP

Scrap 10+2 education format from next academic session: CBSE

As per the recommendation of the New Education Policy 2020 (NEP), the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), will soon direct all CBSE-affiliated schools...

About 500 sacked by Bangalore University; Union blames NEP implementation

Protesting the recent firing of 497 outsourced employees by the Bangalore University, the All India University Employees Confederation (AIUEC) has pointed out that it...

Comprehensive employment policy by end of year, based on surveys

The national employment policy (NEP), which has been long overdue, may finally see light of day. The same will be formulated once the five...

National Employment Policy by December, to help improve job opportunities

National Employment Policy (NEP), which is expected to be finalised by December, will show the way to improve employment opportunities in India, through various...

“New education policy will improve talent quality”: HR leaders  

The new National Education Policy has spurred much enthusiasm in corporate circles. One of the more agreed upon impacts of the new system, according...

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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J&K approves HR policy for Anganwadi women workers, helpers

The administrative council of Jammu and Kashmir has approved the HR policy for Anganwadi women workers and helpers, who are employed with the Integrated...

Singapore to give work injury compensation, pension coverage to gig workers

Singapore to give work injury compensation, pension coverage to gig workersOn the recommendation of Advisory Committee on Platform Workers, the Singapore government has announced...

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...

Hinduja Group rejigs HR leadership

Ashok Leyland, the commercial vehicle manufacturer and part of the Hinduja Group has announced the appointment of Sanjay V Jorapur as its new president...

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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...