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Amazon workers in Staten Island form first union in the US

Amazon’s workers in Staten Island, New York, have managed to get together and form the first ever Amazon union in the US till date....

Chandigarh powermen union on strike to protest against privatisation of electricity...

Starting 22 February, the UT Powermen Union will go on strike to protest the privatisation of the electricity department. The employees have expressed fear...

Laid off McDonald’s union workers reinstated

Employees who were furloughed in 2020 by a McDonald’s franchise, were recently given back their jobs. However, Mitchell Enterprises, the franchise that runs many...

Air India pilots’ union demands restoration of pay cuts imposed during...

Indian Pilots’ Guild (IPG), which is the union of the pilots employed by Air India, wrote a letter to Rajiv Bansal, the recently-elected aviation...

LIC employee unions stage protest  

An hour-long protest was held by the employee unions of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) yesterday, to express their disapproval of the Government’s decision...

Union leader of Cognizant terminated for non-performance

The general secretary of the Forum for IT Employees (FITE), Elavarasan Raja, who has been an employee of Cognizant for five months now, has...

Indefinite strike by HAL staff seeking fair increments

Employees of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) are preparing to go on an indefinite strike starting 14 October, 2019. They are seeking fair salary revision....

GM offers to invest $7 billion and create 5400 additional jobs

The United Auto Workers union has begun its first strike against General Motors (GM) in over a decade, demanding fair wages, affordable and quality...

Videocon on the verge of labour unrest

Workers at Videocon Industries’ Aurangabad plant are losing their patience. Not surprising, since they have not been paid salaries for the last 10 months....

Wipro IT employees receive salary hike but factory workers still waiting

After Rishad Premji taking over the reins of Wipro from his father, Azim Premji, the Company has announced a high single-digit average salary hike...

PTI Employees Union files writ petition challenging ‘misleading’ compensation figures

Following PTI’s decision to retrench 297 employees and the announcement of its compensation plan, the Federation of PTI Employees Union has claimed the compensation...

Irregular salary disbursement at Usha Martin causes worker discontent

Usha Martin’s (UML) Engineering Labour Union has expressed dissatisfaction over irregular and delayed disbursement of salaries. The unhappy workers who claim their salaries have...

Tata Motors announces 12.2 per cent annual bonus, regularises 301 temporary...

The management of Tata Motors and the Tata Motors Workers Union have agreed upon a bonus settlement, just in time for the festive season....

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,”...

Shell earns bumper profits, gives 8% bonus to staff

There is much reason for the 82,000-strong workforce of Shell to rejoice. The energy company has witnessed record profits, and has decided to give...

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HCL’s TechBee to hire 2,000 class 12 students

As part of its ‘catch them young’ initiative, HCL Technologies is gearing up to hire at least 2,000 students who have passed Class 12...

Oracle starts laying off employees in the US

Oracle Corp. has reportedly begun the process of laying off employees in the US, as a part of a cost cutting and restructuring exercise....

Wunderman Thompson South Asia welcomes Jyoti Mahendru as CPO

Wunderman Thompson South Asia has appointed Jyoti Mahendru as chief people officer. Mahendru moves to the New York-based global marketing communications agency, from McCann Worldgroup,...

Ina Bajwa elevated to VP-HR at Tata Communications

Ina Bajwa, who was senior director – human resources, at Tata Communications, has now been elevated to the position of vice president – human...

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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...