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‘No work, no pay’ imposed on agitating Uttarakhand govt. staff

On the 3 March, 2020, the Government gave an order to implement 'no work, no pay for employees' participating in the Uttarakhand General-OBC Employees...

Centre has no plans to fulfill ASHA workers’ demands

Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) workers have been protesting against the Government since last year, demanding better compensation and benefits. Not only are they...

LIC employee unions stage protest  

An hour-long protest was held by the employee unions of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) yesterday, to express their disapproval of the Government’s decision...

Amidst anti-CAA protests, MNCs advise employees to work from home

The protests and demonstrations against the controversial and much-debated Citizenship Amendment Act, have brought to halt normal life in many place. Many organisations had...

Government penalises PIB employee for tweet against police

An employee who worked in the social-media department, at the Press Information Bureau (PIB), was relieved of her duties for tweeting against the police...

BSNL staff call for hunger strike against imposed VRS

The employees of BSNL allege that they are being forced to opt for the voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) by the management, and literally being...

Google staff question company’s accountability and transparency

On 22 November, Friday, around 200 employees staged a protest against Google’s alleged attempts to silence the workforce. The American multinational technology company recently...

British Airways’ pilots go on strike

Frustrated pilots of British Airways have called a two-day strike beginning at midnight on 8 September, 2019, to protest against unsatisfactory pay and to...

Muthoot Finance staff go on indefinite strike

The employees’ union of gold financing company, Muthoot Finance, has started an indefinite strike demanding a basic salary hike. The employees are protesting against...

Employee activism is reaching serious levels

Sit-outs and protests amongst the labour class in the manufacturing units are not new to businesses. Through these protests the workers either raise their...

Employees stage protest against Ford India for terminating a co-worker

An employee, who was terminated for misconduct at Ford India’s plant at Sanand, Gujarat, happened to be a union leader too, and therefore, his...

Google employees seek meeting with Larry Page, CEO, Alphabet

Employees of Google are demanding that Larry Page, CEO, Alphabet, which is Google’s parent company, meet them and resolve their issues. The group of employees...

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Employee Protection Plan for Unilever staff

Unilever, the consumer goods manufacturer known for its various brands including Dove, Knorr, Omo and Lifebuoy, has announced wide-ranging measures to support the global...

Delivery of twins to be considered as 2 deliveries for maternity benefits

Following an appeal filed by the Union Ministry against leave granted to a woman employee of the CISF, the Madras High Court recently ruled...

Employee Benefits: Are they valued and appreciated?

Many employers feel that their employees do not really understand the benefits that are offered to them. It is hard to believe, but the...

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Mental health: Elephant in the room for India Inc. 

Are you ok? How often do we hear our bosses asking us about our mental well-being? How many organisations today actually take the pain to...

India may lose up to 136 million jobs to the COVID-19 pandemic

According to the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), over 50 per cent of the tourism and hospitality industry may be rendered sick with about...

Online grocers and pharmacies are hiring delivery personnel

Faced with acute shortage of labour, e-commerce firms are struggling with timely deliveries. Online grocers and pharmacies are on a hiring spree. They are...

Life insurance cover of Rs 4 lakh for frontline staff

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat had declared during the one-day concluding budget session on March 25, that all health, sanitation, police and media...

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It was a Friday afternoon, when the HRKatha team got the opportunity to meet a man who is not just a recognised leader but...