Tag: PwD

Disabled staff cannot be denied promotion basis posting as per Beneficial...

The appellant in the said case, is a disabled OBC candidate, who was appointed as senior teacher under the Education Department of the Government...

Novel employment scheme for fresh, young engineers approved by Goa cabinet

Under the Chief Minister's Rojgar Yojana (CMRY), the Goa cabinet has approved a scheme for engineering graduates and diploma holders, which will enable them...

All of us are differently abled: Alstom India

“Alstom believes that one’s differences should never be attributed as their inability to perform well or be a hindrance to their career,” says Vinod...

Persons with disabilities are more productive and engaged at work

Every year, the International Day for People with Disability is observed the world over, on the third day of December. According to the United...

Indore’s focus on Nishakt se Sashakt Yojana to provide employment to...

The Indore district administration is going that extra mile to ensure that people with disabilities (PwD) get employed in industrial units in and around...

HGS and NASSCOM Foundation tie up to train persons with disabilities

Hinduja Global Solutions (HGS) has tied up with NASSCOM Foundation to establish yet another centre of Excellence (CoE) for training persons with disabilities (PwDs),...

Reality Check: What’s stopping companies from hiring PwDs?

It’s been a year since the law on protection and prohibition of discrimination of the disabled came into effect. HRKatha finds out what’s holding companies to be truly inclusive. Is it willingness, infrastructure or just a mindset? 

Employee strikes in European countries

On January 25, 2023, at Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER), all passenger flights were canceled as airport staff walked out because of a dispute over...

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DA hike for employees approved: Telangana government 

On January 23, 2023, the government of Telangana approved the release of a single installment of dearness allowance (DA) for all government employees and...

Aparna Dhingra gets regional role at BMW

Aparna Dhingra has been promoted to head of region (HR) - Asia Pacific, Africa, Middle East, BMW Group after spending six years at BMW...

Google pauses new green card applications for foreign employees

Google has announced that it will be temporarily halting its Program Electronic Review Management (PERM) process for obtaining employer-sponsored immigrant visas (green cards) for...

Ford, Gemini, Innovaccer, and Inmobi lay off employees

Gemini Gemini, a US-based crypto exchange, announced that it will  let go of 10 per cent of its employees. The reason given for the layoffs...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

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

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...