Tag: Salary

DA formula revised for Central government employees

Considering the inflation, the Government revises the base year off and on, for calculation of dearness allowance (DA). The formula has been changed again,...

Is hard negotiation during an interview taken as a bad trait?

Today’s job market is very much a candidate’s market. With so many opportunities waiting to be grabbed, candidates are spoilt for choice, while employers...

Now Odisha MLAs want pay hike

The MLAs of Odisha are demanding that the Government increase their salaries, which were last revised in 2017, that is, about five years ago. Given...

“Smile at work or lose 6 months’ salary”: Philippines mayor to...

Aristotle Aguirre, a mayor in the Philippines has passed an order that all civil and local government servants are required to have a smile...

Canadian government invites online applications for HR professionals

The recruitment firm, Natural Resources Canada has advertised inviting online applications for the post of human resources assistants, for its corporate management and services...

Error in payroll: a Chilean man gets 286 times of his...

An employee at Consorcio Industrial de Alimentos (CIAL), the largest producer of cold cuts in Chile, had a pleasant surprise on the salary day...

Government staff must buy cheapest travel ticket to avail LTC

Central government employees will have to follow new rules to avail leave travel concession or LTC, as per the 7th Pay Commission. The Ministry of...

Employees are entitled to salary / pension as part of Constitutional...

The Orissa High Court has held that employees, whether current or former, are entitled to salary or pension, whichever the case, as a Right...

Central govt staff will get increased salary from July

Starting 1 July 2022, the Centre will hike the present DA from 34 per cent to 38 per cent. This hike of four per...

Jet Airways’ employees unhappy with resolution plan, call it ill planned

The employees of Jet Airways feel the Airline is forcing them to waive off the pending payments that they are owed, especially gratuity, bonus...

Emirates on recruitment drive across 30 cities

Emirates is looking to add to its cabin crew. In fact, the talent acquisition team of the global airlines will be touring about 30...

Salary woes across India

Teachers of East Delhi municipal Corporation (EDMC) who have not received their salaries for the past five years, will hold a mega protest on...

Salary limit for pension may be increased to 21,000:EPFO

Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), the retirement fund body, is thinking of hiking the existing salary cap for pension from Rs 15000 to Rs...

What’s an HR head’s salary compared to a CFO’s, CIO’s or...

The corporate world has been talking about the growing importance of HR for the business and the organisation. However, the big question is whether...

Salary enhancement for Rajasthan government staff

Starting April, the salary of the state government employees of Rajasthan will be increased. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has announced that there will be...

Karnataka CM, ministers, MLAs to enjoy salary hike

On 22 February, the Karnataka Legislative Assembly passed bills hiking salaries and allowances of the chief minister, ministers as well as the legislators. This...

Weekly salary for staff of IndiaMART

IndiaMart, the Indian B2B ecommerce firm, has decided to pay its employees a weekly salary now. The Company hopes that this will enable its...

Salary may be hiked for Central govt staff, CTG cap removed...

This New Year, Central government employees may receive a salary hike. If all goes well, as per media reports, an increment may be announced...

‘Unvaccinated employees will not receive salary’: Municipal Corporation of Ludhiana

The Municipal Corporation of Ludhiana, Punjab will not be granting salaries to the employees who have not received full vaccination against the COVID-19 virus....

50% salary hike for junior teachers in Odisha

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced that regular and contractual primary school teachers of the State will receive a fifty per cent hike...

Delhi government to provide salary hike to guest teachers

Delhi Government has directed the Directorate of Education to propose an increase in salary for guest teachers employed in the government schools of Delhi....

TCS to hire arts, commerce and science graduates from 2022 at...

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) will hire art, commerce and science graduates from the year of 2022. The selected candidates will become part of TCS...

Min. salary of KSRTC staff to go up to Rs 23K

The Government of Kerala has taken a decision to revise the salaries of the employees of the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC). The...

Twitter CEO, Parag Agrawal, to receive US$ 1 mn as annual...

Parag Agrawal will succeed Jack Dorsey as CEO, Twitter. The IIT-Mumbai graduate, who had joined Twitter in 2011 and has been serving as chief...

Central government employees to get salary raise soon

Central government employees are likely to get a raise very soon, close on the heels of an increment they got in the form of...

Salary issues for MCD medical staff yet again

Doctors, nurses, and other employees of the North Municipal Corporation of Delhi (North MCD), are facing salary issues yet again. Disgruntled nurses of Hindu...

Air India pilots hope to receive pending salaries before handover

The recognised employee union of pilots at Air India, the Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) has written a letter to the chairman and managing director...

Miami mayor to accept salary in Bitcoin

Francis Suarez, the mayor of Miami, has said that he would take his next pay cheque entirely in Bitcoin. This is of course being...

SpiceJet engineering staff assured of salary, leave restoration

SpiceJet’s engineering staff have called off their strike over payment of salaries and restoration of leaves. The Airline has assured the disgruntled employees that...

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...

MSRTC employees receive 5% DA hike as Diwali gift

The festive season has arrived for the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) employees as the officials at MSRTC have announced a dearness allowance...

‘Will resolve salary issues by end of this month’: AP govt....

Recently, HRkatha reported that the state government employees of Andhra Pradesh were not happy with the way their salary-related issues were being handled. Yesterday,...

Salary woes across the country

In Kerala, aided school teachers are paying a heavy price for a technical snag. The Service and Payroll Administrative Repository for Kerala (SPARK) has...

‘Invest 10% of salary in MF’: SEBI to junior staff of...

Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has issued a new circular, which states that junior employees of asset management companies will have to...

SpiceJet staff strike, demand resolution of salary issues

Some employees of SpiceJet went on strike today, at the Delhi airport, demanding resolution of issues pertaining to pay cuts and disbursement of salaries....

Up to 25% pay cut for Googlers working from home

With Googlers set to return to office in September, the Company plans to follow a new salary structure. According to the new model, which...

Tata Motors will issue performance shares to staff

Tata Motors will issue performance shares to its employees and the staff of its subsidiaries as part of a long-term incentive scheme. These performance...

Government staff in Ujjain need to get inoculated to receive salary

To ensure that the district is fully vaccinated, Ashish Singh, district collector of Ujjain, has issued an order stating that all government employees will...

Salary hike for 5.4 lakh Punjab government employees

The Government of Punjab has given its nod to the implementation of the Sixth Pay Commission with effect from January 1, 2016. Most of...

Rs 10 lakh + salary till retirement to families of deceased...

Vedanta, the diversified natural resources company, has announced that in case an employee or business partner loses his/her life to COVID, the surviving family...

Reliance, Aster extend financial support to families of deceased staff

Reliance Industries (RIL) has announced that it will pay five years’ salary to the family of those employees who have lost their lives to...

Tata Steel to pay deceased staff’s salary till retirement

The salary of any Tata Steel employee who loses his or her life to COVID will continue to be paid to his or her...

SpiceJet defers 50% of April salary for staff

SpiceJet has deferred up to 50 per cent of the salary of a major part of its workforce, for the month of April, affecting...

BSNL employees seek regularisation of salary payment

All India Graduate Engineers and Telecom Officers Association (AIGETOA) has been complaining that BSNL has not been paying salaries on time even though the...

Tata Sons companies to announce hikes, restore salaries

The top executives of the Tata Group companies had all taken a 20 per cent pay cut in 2020, following the pandemic-induced economic slump....

Delhi government releases Rs 28.24 cr for salaries of DU staff

Finally, there is good news for the employees of the 12 Delhi University colleges fully funded by the Delhi government. Funds to the tune...

#MakeAmazonPay trends as workers demand better wages

Black Friday brought in huge profits for the billionaire, Jeff Bezos, CEO, Amazon, but also sparked a movement that united warehouse workers, environmental activists...

Pandemic can lead to city-based compensation for same roles

The pandemic-induced remote working situation has also impacted the hiring process in various organisations. While organisations navigate these massively altered work conditions, the question...

Apply for postman, mail guard, MTS; min. salary of Rs 18K

Indian Postal Department's Maharashtra circle is seeking applications for 1,371 vacancies in total, of which 1029 posts are for postmen, 327 posts are of...

FLTC docs resent pay cuts, will stop work from Sept 10

Out of the 1,080 MBBS graduates who passed out of government colleges this year, 868 who were assigned temporary duty at Thiravananthapuram’s COVID First-Line...

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,”...

Apple updates employee-conduct policy, prohibits discrimination based on caste

Apple has come up with a first-of-its-kind employee-conduct policy that prohibits discrimination based on caste. While the policy was already in place about two...

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How the role of a TA leader changes during mass layoffs

It is common knowledge that the role of a talent-acquisition (TA) leader is to craft a talent-acquisition strategy for the company. That means, creating...

MSN Laboratories gets L&T’s Padmanabhan S as head HR

Padmanabhan S has taken charge as the vice president - HR and head-HR at MSN Laboratories, a research-based pharmaceutical organisation in India. Carrying more than...

Pegasystems ropes in Naznine Tilak as VP – L&D and DEI&B

Pegasystems, the low-code platform provider to businesses has announced the appointment of Naznine Tilak as its vice president for learning and development (L&D), and...

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...

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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...