Tag: Overtime

Labour Codes: Capping of allowances at 50%

According to the new wage code, basic pay should account for 50 per cent of employees' cost-to-company or CTC. The allowances given to employees,...

Karnataka to keep shops, businesses open 24×7, to generate jobs

Government of Karnataka has decided that for the next three years it will allow all shops and commercial establishments to remain open 24x7 all...

Labour Code 2020: 8 hours of work per workday

The Government will soon specify the exact working hours in the new labour laws. The Code on Wages was passed in 2019, which mandates...

70% Indian workers experience high stress at least once a week

Seven in 10 Indian workers admit to experiencing stress at work at least once a week, according to a study by Always Designing for...

Amazon employee complains about working hours, gets fired

Vijay Gopal, the 31-year-old founder of the Forum Against Corruption (FAC) was allegedly fired after he raised his voice against Amazon Development Centre, Hyderabad,...

Labour Code 2020: AITUC objects to 12-hour factory work rule

The draft rules of the Code on Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions (OSH&WC) proposes a 12-hour factory work time for workers. However, the...

Max. working hours to be 12 a day and 48 a...

It has been proposed that the maximum working hours in a day be fixed at 12, which will include breaks. This was suggested by...

$5.7 million overtime compensation for ex-Cognizant staff

American multinational information technology giant, Cognizant, will be paying $5.7 million to compensate its former employees who had alleged that they had been underpaid...

Rajasthan factory workers to work 12 hours a day

When  India is into its second phase of the lockdown, factories and manufacturing facilities are gearing up to resume activities in a phased manner....

A day off for 10 hours of overtime for Govt employees...

The Kerala government has decided to offer a day off to the government employees to compensate for 10 hours or more of overtime every...

No overtime for employees without their consent

The Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar proposed a Bill in the Lok Sabha, which states that all organisations will have to obtain...

Should white-collared employees be paid overtime?

Since the output of white-collared employees cannot be accurately measured, the solution lies in mutual respect and understanding between employers and employees.

SBI to recover overtime pay from staff of associate banks

Over 70,000 employees who were part of SBI, will be impacted by the compensation review.

Working overtime: No cash but time off in return

With the new bill, backed solely by the Republicans, workers will have to forego the extra bucks they could have earned working overtime

Taiwan employers to pay for overtime work assigned over instant messaging...

The arbitration determined that employees must be compensated for work assigned on LINE or Whatsapp, outside regular work hours

Are Indian employees skill-ready for the future of work?

The recent crisis has proved to be a black swan moment for the corporate workspace. While it has upended the traditional paradigms, it has...

How to recruit, manage & retain talent with a sense of...

Imagine a workplace where you could express your talents and feel deeply connected with the organisation’s purpose. How would that feel? You would sign up...

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Net loss of 8 crore posted by Allsec Tech

The net loss of Allsec Technologies, the payroll service providing company, slumped 12.74 per cent to Rs 464.05. This follows the consolidated net loss...

Allied Blenders & Distillers appoints Mr. Shekhar Ramamurthy as Executive Deputy Chairman

Allied Blenders & Distillers Private Limited, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shekhar Ramamurthy as the Executive Deputy Chairmanof the company with effect...

Servify gets Arun Verma as CHRO

Arun Verma, former CHRO of Brightstar India (Beetel Teletech), has now been appointed the senior vice president and chief human resources officer at Servify....

Ranting about the boss can lead to sacking, it just happened at Netflix

A Hollywood Reporter story claims that Netflix fired three marketing executives after they were found criticising the management for slacking. The report also claims...

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“If CEO is the father of an organisation, CHRO is the mother,” Pankaj Lochan

Q. You have been shuttling between HR and manufacturing roles. Was it a well-thought out strategy or did you just go with the flow...

Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

Titan has different sets of employees for different functions and verticals, ranging from the shopfloor to the retail stores. How do you bring in...

The right people policy for startups – Madan Nagaldinne

You happen to have worked mostly with large organisations. How different is it working for a startup now? When you have worked for big...