Tag: state government

OPS or NPS: Chattisgarh govt lets its employees decide

The Congress government has offered employees the option to choose between the Old Pension Scheme (OPS) and the New Pension Scheme (NPS) in the...

Centre says –No proposal received regarding restoration of the Old Pension...

On 11th December 2022, Bhagwat Karad, the minister of the state for finance stated that there was no proposal for the restoration of the...

Kerala government announces Onam bonus + festival advance for staff

About 13 lakh state government employees and labourers working in the state government in Kerala have reason to cheer. The Kerala government is giving...

Divorced men, widowers can avail childcare leave: Department of Finance, J&K...

The Department of Finance, Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) administration, has decided to allow single male employees the benefit of two years of childcare leave,...

14% tax benefit on NPS for state government staff

As per the Union Budget 2022, employees of state governments will enjoy tax benefit of 14% on the National Pension Scheme (NPS) contribution made...

MP and Rajasthan announce DA hike for state government staff

Earlier this week, the Union cabinet approved the three per cent increase in dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief (DR) taking it up to...

State rescues MSRTC, offers Rs 1,000 crores to pay staff salaries

The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has received aid from the state government in the form of a Rs 1,000 crores package to...

Bonuses galore ahead of Diwali across the country

The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has made special provision for an amount of Rs 80 crore, to pay Diwali bonus to its employees. Despite...

Govt’s salary-cut order in Kerala stayed by HC

The state government of Kerala had issued an order for six days’ salary of government employees to be deducted, for five months, to help...

Arunachal Pradesh Government announces hike in DA and DR

Arunachal Pradesh is the latest state to announce 7th Pay Commission benefits. Lakhs of government employees in the State will enjoy an increase in...

Increase in retirement age to 64 is unalterable: French Labour Minister 

On February 1, 2023, the French Labour Minister, Oliver Dussopt, declared that the increase in retirement age to 64 is unalterable. This statement came...

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SAP, Hasbro, Sirion Labs, Tier lay off employees

SAP SAP announced on Thursday that it will be cutting 2.5 per cent of its worldwide workforce. The decision has been taken as a step...

SC refuses to overturn NCLAT ruling, Jalan Fritsch consortium to pay Jet Airways employees 

The Supreme Court has declined to overturn the decision made by the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT). The tribunal had ordered the Jalan...

Subhashis Sinha is now CHRO, TBZ-The Original

After spending over a decade with Asian Paints, Subhashis Sinha has joined TBZ- The Original, as CHRO. An alumnus of IIM Indore and SVKM's Narsee...

WEF recognises Tata Steel as Global DE&I Lighthouse 2023

Tata Steel has been recognised for advancing intersectional gender diversity for employees and students, by the World Economic Forum (WEF). Because of its inclusive...

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“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...