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Transgender employment and quotas: Delhi HC seeks Centre’s stance

The Delhi High Court has requested a response from the Indian government regarding a petition that calls for the employment of transgender individuals and...

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...

Transgender people bag employment opportunities

The Indian workforce is becoming diverse and how! Bharat Aluminimum Company or BALCO as it is known, a subsdiary of Vedanta Aluminium, has hired seven...

Karnataka police to recruit transgender candidates

Karnataka State Police (KSP) has issued a notice that it’ll now accept applications for the post of special reserve sub-inspector in KSRP and Indian...

How Amazon India upholds diversity and inclusion

It is imperative to maintain a diverse workplace today. It brings in different perspectives and makes an organisation highly desirable for job aspirants. Amazon...

Transgenders to be employed at the sector-50 metro station, NOIDA

In an endeavour to uplift and provide employment to the most neglected section of the society, the transgender community, the Yogi government in Uttar...

Services at 2 Pune hospitals become inclusive for LGBTQI

Two hospitals in Pune, Bharati Hospital and King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital have made their service inclusive for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer...

How Essar Group is pushing transgender inclusion in the workplace

The umbrella of diversity encompasses many different kinds of individuals and communities. While gender diversity has been accepted as a common agenda for most...

Transgender cab driver receives 5-star rating

Having failed as an auto-rickshaw driver about three years back, transgender, Rani Kinnar, has made a name for herself as a cab driver. Working...

Trans woman unable to get job despite being a certified nurse

Despite being a certified nursing graduate, Rashika Raj has been unable to land a job. The reason? The young trans woman is unable to...

Transgender employee wins lawsuit against employer

Anastasia, a Russian transgender woman in her early 40s, has filed a lawsuit against her employer for firing her after she underwent a gender...

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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People are raving about the AI chat bot, ChatGPT. Its interactive features and in-depth responses have taken the internet by storm. While the bot...

Reduction in workforce at Autodesk and Getaround

Autodesk Autodesk, a California-based technology company, has announced that it will be cutting 250 jobs, which constitutes a small fraction of its global workforce of...

Creative Synergies gets Sujendra GS as vice president-HR 

Creative Synergies Group, a global digital innovation solution provider, appoints Sujendra GS, vice president, human resources. GS moves from LTIMindtree where he was leading...

The risks of ‘gig economy’ in the Philippines

The World Bank's economic update for the Philippines in December 2022 warned of the growing informality in the labour market, with an increase in...

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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...