Tag: Odisha

4% DA hike for Uttar Pradesh government staff

Bringing Diwali cheer to the state government employees of Uttar Pradesh, the chief minister’s office announced on social media that Rs 6,908 will be...

Odisha govt regularises 57,000 contractual workers

Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced the regularisation of 57,000 contractual employees —primarily working in the education, home, health and family welfare departments...

Odisha government contractual staff seek policy change

Over 10,000 contractual employees from more than 40 Odisha government departments held a day’s peaceful protest on 11 September 2022, seeking change in policy. These...

DA hiked from 31% to 34% for Madhya Pradesh govt staff

There is good news for over 7.5 lakh employees of the Madhya Pradesh government. There is to be a hike in their dearness allowance...

Odisha hikes minimum wage; offers ESI benefits to core sanitations workers

The Government of Odisha has revised the minimum daily wages of unskilled, semi-skilled, skilled and highly skilled workers to Rs 326, Rs 366, Rs...

50% salary hike for junior teachers in Odisha

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced that regular and contractual primary school teachers of the State will receive a fifty per cent hike...

Angandwadi and ASHA workers in Odisha want to be recognised as...

In a bid to call the Government’s attention to low minimum wages, thousands of Angandwani workers participated in a massive rally in Bhubhaneshwar recently....

11 % DA hike for Odisha state government employees

With the festive season round the corner, the Odisha government has decided to increase the dearness allowance (DA) for all state government employees and...

Several frontline workers across India agitating, demanding unpaid salaries

In Mumbai, the employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transportation Corporation (MSRTC) are protesting against non-payment of salaries since August. These are workers have...

Centre to announce Rs 50,000 cr. employment generation drive for migrants

The Centre will be announcing the Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan (GKRA) on June 20, to provide migrant workers with employment and a source of...

3166 Odisha state-government employees promoted in the last week of December

As per a release from the chief minister’s office, 3166 state-government employees from 39 different departments across 30 districts got promoted in the last...

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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Hiring activity grows 27% in Nov., reaches pre-festive level: Report

The Indian job market bounced back to pre-festive levels in November. As per a leading job portal, the country’s premier job index emerged at...

YES WORLD to hire 600 globally, expand global utility services

Singapore-based cryptocurrency, YES WORLD Token, which is operated by YES WORLD Climate Tech, plans to hire 600 people globally. It is all set to...

Domestic workers in India and minimum wage

In India, there is no dearth of incidents pertaining to exploitation of domestic helps. However, things seem to be moving in the right direction,...

Why Future Generali staff walked in the shoes of the specially abled for a...

A lot has been said about how people should be empathetic towards the specially abled and how they should be treated as equals. However,...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

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