Tag: pension

Kerala’s welfare fund for IT-ITES staff ensures Rs 3K pension

Government of Kerala has announced a welfare fund for the staff of the information technology (IT) and information technology-enabled services (ITES) sectors in the...

Disability compensation for all CG staff

Henceforth, all serving Central-government employees who are rendered disabled in the line of duty and retained in spite of their disability, will receive ‘disability...

Pension rules relaxed for family of deceased CG employees

The families of Central government employees who die an untimely death in service may not have to run from pillar to post to receive...

Provisional pension for Central govt staff retiring during pandemic

Employees of the Central government who are retiring during the COVID-19 pandemic will now receive provisional pension, till their regular pension payment order (PPO)...

EPFO releases Rs 868 Cr pension and Rs 105 Cr arrears

As per a confirmation from the Ministry of Labour & Employment, the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has released Rs 868 crore pension in...

EPFO urges a/c holders to use online facilities

Even with a nationwide lockdown pushing people to stay indoors, individuals worried about their provident fund accounts no longer need to do so. The...

Pensioners to benefit from changes in EPS, 1995

The Government recently made changes to the Employees’ Pension Scheme (EPS), 1995, as a result of which more than six lakh pensioners may benefit....

Post regularisation of contractual employee, pension granted to kin of deceased

Recently, the Himachal Pradesh High Court passed a verdict, pertaining to a contractual government employee. An employee hired on temporary basis is entitled to...

Aykroyd Formula to replace 7th Pay Commission

In future, the remuneration of Central-government employees will in all likelihood be fixed by a new system known as the Aykroyd formula, instead of...

Central Govt. employees need to watch out

Central-government employees are required to observe a certain level of decorum during their working years, in order to enjoy pension and gratuity benefits without...

Indians score high on retirement preparedness: Aegon survey

A survey by Aegon, the Dutch multinational insurance company, reveals that Indians are the most optimistic in terms of preparedness for life after retirement. The...

Parity for Regional Rural Bank employees; SC asks Govt. to pay...

It will benefit the existing 80,000 employees as well as 20,000 retired employees

More benefits for government employees

Divorced daughters will now be eligible for family pension, if a divorce case has been filed before the death of the pensioner.

Reinventing tomorrow’s workplace

Years ago, I built a 24-foot-long table in my backyard as a gathering place for thoughtful dialogue with the eclectic group of friends, acquaintances,...

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Pfizer sues ex-employee for compromising confidential data

One of the leading COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers, Pfizer, has sued an employee who served the Company for 15 years. It has alleged that Chun...

Indian employers can check vaccination status of employees on CoWIN

In a bid to make information on inoculation of employees easily accessible for employers, the Union Health Ministry has activated a new service on...

Colliers India to hire 1,000, expand property consultancy business

Colliers, the global real-estate consultant, is planning to expand its consultancy business in India. It will hire over 1,000 people for its India team...

Calcutta HC directs WBBSE to stop salaries of 542 of its staff

A single bench of the Calcutta High Court has asked the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) to block salaries of 542 of...

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“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...

“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...