Tag: Protest

HCL waives off refund of advance variable payout after outgoing staff...

Early this month, 1400-odd outgoing employees of Indian tech multinational, HCL Technologies, approached Nascent Information Technology Employees Senate (NITES) with a grievance. These employees were...

Strikes across India by disgruntled workers from different sectors

Amidst the raging pandemic, there seems to be no dearth of disgruntled workers calling strikes to get their demands fulfilled across India, from various...

MSRTC to hire retired drivers to replace striking drivers

The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has released an advertisement seeking retired drivers up to the age of 62 years against a monthly...

Lakhs of public-sector bank employees strike to protest government’s disinvestment

Lakhs of employees of public-sector banks protested the Central government’s proposition of privatising banks operating in the space. The two-day strike, which started on...

SpiceJet engineering staff protest over salary issues

SpiceJet’s engineering staff are protesting at nine airports across the country — Delhi, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Cochin, Hyderabad, Patna and Pune — against...

NHM employees protest against Chandigarh UT administration over pay hike dispute

Around 500 employees of the National Health Mission in Chandigarh demonstrated a protest today to put forth their qualms related to increased pay to...

Government employees in Patiala protest against anti-employee recommendations

Punjab-UT Employees and Pensions Joint Front carried out a protest march in Patiala on July 30 against the 6th Pay Commission recommendations, which they...

AAI employees hold nationwide protest

Joint Forum of Unions and Association of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) have launched a protest against the AAI management as of July...

POSCO agrees to some demands, plant operations to resume

Work at the plant of South Korean steel company, POSCO, in Maharashtra, was disrupted by protestors who agitated outside the plant, asking for their...

Disgruntled civic body employees strike, in North and South India

More than 50, 000 employees of the North Municipal Corporation of Delhi (North MCD) have decided to go on an indefinite strike January 7...

IMA files petition in SC over non-payment of docs’ wages

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) filed a contempt petition in the Supreme Court, over non-payment of overdue wages to doctors working in hospitals under...

Kirloskar Electric employees call for strike over partial layoffs

The unions of Unit-1 (Govenahalli), Unit-7 (Tumkur) and Unit-15 (Budihyal) of Kirloskar Electric are protesting the partial layoff of workmen. Kirloskar Electric Company laid off...

Muthoot Finance management skip conciliation meeting, staff continue protest

The Muthoot Finance Employees Union (MFEU) staged a demonstration across Kerala in front of all the district offices, including the head office. This was...

Air India employees may go on a strike from 8th Jan

Earlier this week, all the recognised employee unions of Air India met to discuss whether they will take the NCLT (National Company Law Tribunal)...

Coca Cola workers show concerns over job security after change in...

Workers at the Varanasi and Dasna plant of Coca Cola in Uttar Pradesh are demanding job security from the Atlanta based beverage maker. They...

Muthoot dismisses 166 workers without any prior notice

In another spate of protests against the Company, the workers of the Muthoot Finance Group have been gathering in front of the Company’s head...

UberEats’ delivery partners go on indefinite strike; LPG cylinder deliverymen also...

UberEats is facing backlash from its delivery partners in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, for reducing wages and for blocking their accounts without any prior information. As...

TSRTC workers detained while trying to rejoin after 52 days of...

Around 48,000 employees of the Telangana State Road Transportation Corporation (TSRTC) assembled in front of their respective depots at 6 a.m. on 26 November,...

Workers’ protest at Honda plant enters 3rd week

About 2500 contractual workers have been agitating inside and outside the Manesar plant demanding fair compensation for those who have been asked to leave,...

Striking HAL women employees’ children refused crèche facility claim

The employees of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) who have been on a strike demanding wage revision among other things, have more complaints against the...

Bank employee unions to go on strike on 22 October

Banking operations are likely to be impacted next week when the bank employee unions go on strike on 22 October. The strike has been...

Employees of Muthoot Finance call off strike, resume duty

The staff of Muthoot Finance, a Kerala-based finance firm, called off a 52-day long agitation after discussions with the management in the presence of...

Indefinite strike by HAL staff seeking fair increments

Employees of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) are preparing to go on an indefinite strike starting 14 October, 2019. They are seeking fair salary revision....

Walmart employee calls for protest demanding a stop to the sale...

After the recent mass shootings in the US, Thomas Marshall, an employee of Walmart, posted two internal memos, which were widely circulated within the...

Pilots of cash-strapped Jet Airways to take a final call

Jet Airways’ pilots are expected to take a final call soon, if the cash-strapped Airline is unable to pay the partial salary that it...

Bank strike tomorrow and day after

A significant part of PSU bank staff is expected to go on a strike for two days on January 8-9 to show their support...

AAI employees likely to go on mass leave, disapprove of privatisation...

The staff of state-owned Airports Authority of India (AAI), under the aegis of the AAI Employees Union has been protesting against the Government’s move...

Google employees stage walk-out in protest of sexual misconduct

Google employees across the world abandoned their desks at 11 a.m. on November 1, as a mark of protest at the manner in which...

Uttar Pradesh government employees to protest in 15 districts, demanding pay...

With the demand for pay hikes by government employees in Uttar Pradesh still to be met, the employees have decided to organise state-wide protests...

BMS to protest exploitation of contract labour on September 6

The Union is demanding withdrawal of fixed-term employment; equal pay for similar work; and amendment of the Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Act 1970

Over 900 workers at Bharat Forge protest against wage discrimination

The Company does not recognise their union, the Bharat Forge Karmachari Sangathna.

L&T InfoTech faces protest over cancellation of 1000 plus offer letters

L&T Infotech has cancelled the offer letters of around 1000 students who are now protesting the move along with Knowledge Professionals Forum.

Coaching for emotionally intelligent leadership

The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted and exacerbated existing gaps in connection and performance among teams for many businesses. Rebuilding stronger teams in the coming...

Reebok to lay off 150 ahead of acquisition by ABG

Boston-based brand, Reebok is being sold to Authentic Brands Group (ABG) after years of existence under the German sportswear giant, Adidas. While Reebok is...

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Organisations worldwide are becoming more inclusive: Report

Figures for women in the corporate world are rather impressive, if the Gender Equality Index for 2022 is to be believed. About 7.5 per...

Gameskraft gets Nitin Nahata as its new CHRO

Former global HR director at Tata Global Beverages, Nitin Nahata has joined Gameskraft, a game-development company, as its new CHRO. He will lead the...

Grip concludes first ESOP buyback round

Grip, a digital platform for new-age investments, has concluded the employees’ stock ownership plan (ESOP) buyback. The startup rolled out the ESOP buyback within...

Job opportunities at BEL and RCIL

Bharat Electronics (BEL) has announced 247 vacancies in total — of which 67 are for project engineers, 169 for trainee engineers and 11 for...

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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...