Tag: Reservation

State of transgender job seekers in India

In Maharashtra, a petition was filed by a transgender person seeking the Court to direct the Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Company (MSETCL), also called...

Retired Agniveers to be absorbed in Haryana government, Mahindra Group

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced that Agniveers who are not absorbed into the Armed Forces post their four-year tenure, under the...

10% job reservation for Agniveers, opportunities galore

The Centre has announced job opportunities for Agniveers under the Agnipath scheme. Ten per cent of the jobs in the Central Armed Police Forces...

Reservation in promotion should not be removed: Centre

According to the Centre, if reservation for scheduled castes (SC) and scheduled tribes (ST) is removed from promotion process in government jobs, there may...

1% reservation for transgenders in Karnataka govt jobs

The amendment to Rule 9 of the Karnataka Civil Services (General Recruitment) Rules, 1977, also directs the recruiting authorities to provide a separate column...

1% reservation for transgenders in Karnataka government jobs

The Karnataka government has revealed intentions to reserve one per cent of all job vacancies in any service or job in all categories in...

40% Reservation for locals in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh government has directed that 40 per cent jobs in the private sector be reserved for local youths in Greater Noida. The circular...

75% jobs to be reserved for locals in Jharkhand

As part of various welfare measures announced for Jharkhand, the chief minister of the state revealed that the state plans to implement a new...

10% job reservation to EWS in Telangana

Government of Telangana will reserve 10 per cent seats for the economically weaker sections (EWS) of the State, in jobs as well as academic...

Reserved-category candidates eligible for general category posts basis merit: SC

When two women candidates — Sonam Tomar and Reeta Rani — belonging to the OBC and SC female categories respectively, who had taken the...

MAHA Metro recruitment to start from December 14

The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation (MAHA Metro) is inviting applications from candidates for supervisory posts in the operations and maintenance (O&M) department of Pune...

Haryana’s job quota becomes cause for worry

The new Bill that ensures 75 per cent job quota for locals of Haryana, which has been passed by the state Assembly, has set...

75% job reservation for locals in Haryana’s private sector

The Haryana government has passed a bill that will reserve 75 per cent private-sector jobs — offering salary below Rs 50,000 a month —...

Maratha community to enjoy reservation under EWS quota now

Following the Supreme Court’s stay order on the reservation given to the Maratha community in government jobs and educational institutions, the Maharashtra government has...

MP to hire 75% locals in factories and mines

Chief minister Shivraj Singh has revealed that the Madhya Pradesh government intends to ensure that 75 per cent of the jobs in mines and...

Telangana to reserve 80% semiskilled, 60% skilled jobs for locals

The Telangana Cabinet has given its approval to the reservation of jobs for locals in all the new industries emerging in the state. While...

Jharkhand may reserve govt jobs for only govt school passouts

“Government jobs should be reserved only for those who have been educated in government schools,” believes Jagarnath Mahto, school education and literacy minister, Jharkhand...

1,65,000 Uttarakhand government staff to go on strike

Over 1,65,000 Uttarakhand government employees will be going on an indefinite strike from 2 March. The protesting employees are demanding promotions in various departments...

Irregularities in hiring PwBD in Indian Railways sorted out

Following protests by many ‘Divyangjan’ against the irregularities in filling up the posts reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) in the recent Level-1...

100% reservation for Kannadigas in blue-collar jobs in Karnataka’s pvt. sector

The state government is now considering a change in the legislation, to make this move legally justifiable.

Acid attack victims to get reservation in central government jobs and...

Those with autism, intellectual disability, specific learning disability, mental illnesses and deaf-blindness will also be entitled to 1 per cent reservation.

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

Lenovo joins mission to ensure inclusion in STEM

With an aim to close the gender gap in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), Lenovo has joined others that share its vision to...

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Axis Securities’ in-house first-line responders to drive mental wellness agenda

Axis Securities — a part of the Axis Bank Group — has taken some significant steps to address the mental-wellness concerns amongst employees. Soonu...

This company attracts 90% of talent through referrals

Giesecke + Devrient MS India (G+D India), manages to attract about 90 per cent of its overall talent through referrals. Talking to HRKatha, Ranjini...

Acceleration Partners gets new CPO, global head – HR in Suparna Basu-Ravis

Global partnership marketing agency, Acceleration Partners (AP), has appointed Suparna Basu-Ravis as its chief people officer, global head of human resources. Basu-Ravis, who is an...

Why startups need to pay more attention to hiring right

What determines the success or failure of a startup? Is it raising seed capital or is it getting the minimum viable product (MVP) right?...

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“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...

“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...