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Air India staff to get a pay raise after long wait

Air India staff to get a pay raise after long wait

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 20 January 2017

Having turned operationally profitable in the last financial year, after about five years, Air India will now give a 2 per cent salary hike.

AIIMS staff not paid as per 6th & 7th Pay Commission pay scale

AIIMS staff not paid as per 6th & 7th Pay Commission pay scale

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 19 January 2017

Senior doctors raised concerns over non-payment of salaries and dues at par with the 7th Pay Commission.

Amazon India to create over 7500 temporary jobs before 'Great India Sale'

Amazon India to create over 7500 temporary jobs before 'Great India Sale'

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Positions will mostly be in logistics to ensure smooth deliveries.

Seagate cuts 2000 jobs: Shuts down factory in China

Seagate cuts 2000 jobs: Shuts down factory in China

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 18 January 2017

The move, a result of subdued market demand, is aimed to optimise operational efficiency.

Yahoo! Japan to cut work week down to 4 days following karoshi threats

Yahoo! Japan to cut work week down to 4 days following karoshi threats

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 16 January 2017

The company is now considering the introduction of a four-day work week with a three-day weekend.

DDA re-offers the same job to differently-abled recruit after one day of repatriation

DDA re-offers the same job to differently-abled recruit after one day of repatriation

| | Monday, 16 January 2017

DDA had discontinued the services of Bhati on discovering that he was differently abled, but took him back within a day of relieving.

Walmart to cut jobs: targets HR team

Walmart to cut jobs: targets HR team

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 13 January 2017

This time, as part of the restructuring exercise, the lay-offs are reportedly going to affect the stores’ large human resources department. 

90 people to lose job as Disney India decides to stop local production

90 people to lose job as Disney India decides to stop local production

HRK News Bureau | Mumbai | Friday, 13 January 2017

About 15 per cent of the company's total India workforce, of approx. 600, will lose their jobs.

ZTE cuts 3000 jobs globally

ZTE cuts 3000 jobs globally

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 11 January 2017

The Shenzhen-based telecoms gear maker, is reportedly laying off about five per cent of its 60,000 strong global workforce.

Capgemini to provide a launchpad for innovative startups

Capgemini to provide a launchpad for innovative startups

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Five winning startups to secure equity-free funding and opportunity to become a Capgemini partner.

Labour Court intervenes in sexual harassment case; passes judgement against HR manager

Labour Court intervenes in sexual harassment case; passes judgement against HR manager

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Tuesday, 10 January 2017

The state labour department has imposed a monthly penalty of Rs 50,000 for five years on the accused after the company’s internal committee failed to act on the complaint.

100s of journalists’ jobs at stake: Hindustan Times plans to shut multiple editions

100s of journalists’ jobs at stake: Hindustan Times plans to shut multiple editions

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Last week, the English daily discontinued its business bureau in Delhi and Mumbai and syndicated the same to Mint.

Catch up: Organisations can now enrol employees under EPF amnesty scheme

Catch up: Organisations can now enrol employees under EPF amnesty scheme

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 04 January 2017

Companies which had not earlier enrolled their employees under the EPF scheme can now do so, against payment of a minimal damage fee of Re 1 per year of default.

Forget calls, France bans e-mails after work

Forget calls, France bans e-mails after work

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Wednesday, 04 January 2017

Work e-mails post office hours are considered to be a practice that promotes unpaid overtime.

S Gopu, director HR, ITI given additional charge of CMD

S Gopu, director HR, ITI given additional charge of CMD

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Wednesday, 04 January 2017

Gopu, an engineering graduate was unit head of ITI’s Bengaluru plant before donning the hat of an HR-head.

DoPT issues fresh guidelines on sexual harassment at workplace

DoPT issues fresh guidelines on sexual harassment at workplace

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 03 January 2017

As per the new guidelines, the enquiry of such cases must be completed within 30 days and under any circumstances within 90 days from the date of the complaint.

Government employees to now apply online for leave

Government employees to now apply online for leave

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 02 January 2017

The leave management module will help automate the leave process of employees of state government departments and PSUs.

Himachal Govt to increase retirement age from 58 to 60

Himachal Govt to increase retirement age from 58 to 60

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 02 January 2017

The retirement age may be increased from 58 to 60 years along with providing a 2 percent increase in dearness allowance (DA) for its 2.68 lakh strong employee base.

IIF launches in-plant training programme to skill foundrymen

IIF launches in-plant training programme to skill foundrymen

HRK News Bureau | Mumbai | Friday, 30 December 2016

This initiative by the key Industry association that promotes education, research, training and development for Indian foundry men, will support various allied sectors.

Employee death forces Dentsu’s president to step down

Employee death forces Dentsu’s president to step down

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Friday, 30 December 2016

Japan’s labour ministry referred Dentsu and one of its executives to the prosecutors on suspicion of forcing Matsuri Takahashi, to work long hours, which led to her suicide on Christmas Day.

SpiceJet MD Ajay Singh’s annual salary fixed at Rs 15 Cr

SpiceJet MD Ajay Singh’s annual salary fixed at Rs 15 Cr

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 29 December 2016

Singh has been instrumental in reviving the fortunes of SpiceJet after taking back the reins in January 2015 and had decided not to take salary till the airline turned profitable.

AccorHotels India Awards recognises employee excellence

AccorHotels India Awards recognises employee excellence

HRK News Bureau | Mumbai | Wednesday, 28 December 2016

AccorHotels recently awarded some of its best talent in a ceremony held at the Novotel Goa Shrem Hotel.

LeEco India looks to rightsizing its workforce

LeEco India looks to rightsizing its workforce

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 28 December 2016

The company is apparently looking at controlling costs and revamping its strategies.

Google gets sued by ex-employer for ‘No right to speak’

Google gets sued by ex-employer for ‘No right to speak’

HRK News Bureau | Mumbai | Monday, 26 December 2016

The complainant has alleged that Google forces workers to spy on each other through a programme called ’Stopleaks’ that requires them to report the disclosure of confidential information.

Expats in Saudi Arabia will have to pay a monthly fee

Expats in Saudi Arabia will have to pay a monthly fee

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Monday, 26 December 2016

The newly imposed rule is a clear indication of creating more job opportunities for its own citizens and encouraging organisations to hire more people from the local population. 

Demonetisation hits jobs in the construction sector: 25% staff laid off

Demonetisation hits jobs in the construction sector: 25% staff laid off

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 26 December 2016

The cash crunch and resulting demand slump have taken a toll on small and medium enterprises, as companies are looking to lay off 25 per cent of their workforce.

Disabled but job enabled aims Accenture: to spend Rs 48 million

Disabled but job enabled aims Accenture: to spend Rs 48 million

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 23 December 2016

The initiative aims to equip three million disabled people with job skills by 2020.

Now, enquiring about salary during job interviews may be illegal

Now, enquiring about salary during job interviews may be illegal

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Wednesday, 21 December 2016

The idea is to stop discrimination on the basis of past salary drawn by the prospect, and the interviewee getting influenced by the same.

Defence Minister promises 10,000 jobs through GSL project

Defence Minister promises 10,000 jobs through GSL project

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 21 December 2016

These job vacancies will be created through the Rs 36,000-crore project given to the Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL).

Mercer to acquire Thomsons Online Benefits

Mercer to acquire Thomsons Online Benefits

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 19 December 2016

Thomsons is a SaaS provider of global employee benefits and employee engagement software. Its platform, Darwin™ for automated employee benefits administration has over 1 million worldwide users.

Ex-employees of Disney sued the company for hiring Indians

Ex-employees of Disney sued the company for hiring Indians

| | Friday, 16 December 2016

These former IT employees filed a lawsuit in Florida claiming that the company had discriminated against them by firing them and replacing them with Indians.

AI-based HR Analytics platform Infeedo gets funded on a TV reality show

AI-based HR Analytics platform Infeedo gets funded on a TV reality show

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Thursday, 15 December 2016

The AI-based HR analytics platform agreed to give away 5 per cent equity to the team formed by Ameera Shah, managing director and CEO, Metropolis Healthcare, and Vivek Bhargava, CEO, iProspect.

(LtoR) DK Hota, Prabir Jha, Abhijit Bhaduri, K Pandiarajan

Deepak Hota, Prabir Jha, K Pandiarajan, Abhijit Bhaduri get felicitated with XLRI’s ‘Distinguished Alumnus Awards’

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Vasanthi Srinivasan, Joshua Karthik Rallapati, Sandeep Upadhyay, Fr. Paul Fernandes were the other winners, this year.

Government mulling a mandate on cashless pay for industrial workers

Government mulling a mandate on cashless pay for industrial workers

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Implementation of such a move could ensure that the workers are paid the minimum wages stipulated by the Centre as well as the states.

AXA employees to get 16 weeks’ maternity leave

AXA employees to get 16 weeks’ maternity leave

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Starting 1 January, 2017, employees of all AXA entities in the world will be able to avail this facility.

Demonetisation creates jobs for 71,000 sales professionals & 2,000 engineers

Demonetisation creates jobs for 71,000 sales professionals & 2,000 engineers

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Monday, 12 December 2016

To meet this demand and increasing business , immediate hiring is top priority for mobile payment companies.

ABP to reduce its workforce by 40 per cent

ABP to reduce its workforce by 40 per cent

HRK News Bureau | Mumbai | Monday, 12 December 2016

On one hand, if sales professionals and techies are to gain jobs due to demonetisation, on the other, a large number of journalists and ad-sales professionals are to lose their jobs.

Google replaces ‘goodies’ with ‘gift of charity’ for employee perks

Google replaces ‘goodies’ with ‘gift of charity’ for employee perks

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 12 December 2016

The company has apparently donated $30 million worth of Chromebooks, phones and associated tech support to schools on its employees’ behalf.

Indian companies aren’t empathetic enough; rank low globally

Indian companies aren’t empathetic enough; rank low globally

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Thursday, 08 December 2016

The latest 2016 Empathy Global Index does not have a single Indian company amongst the first 20, while it features eight of them in the last 20 companies to score the least on empathy! 

Australia all for skill engagement with India

Australia all for skill engagement with India

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 08 December 2016

Australia is eager to collaborate and work closely with industry, the training sector and government, to explore innovative and creative ways to realise the potential for increased skills partnership.

Govt to increase central job and education quota for disabled to 4 per cent

Govt to increase central job and education quota for disabled to 4 per cent

| | Wednesday, 07 December 2016

The Modi government has proposed an increase in reservation for the differently abled from 3 per cent to 4 per cent in public-sector jobs and educational institutions.

Mercer acquires an employee engagement specialist Sirota Consulting

Mercer acquires an employee engagement specialist Sirota Consulting

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 06 December 2016

The acquisition builds upon Mercer’s consulting strength and capabilities in talent management and reinforces its commitment to employee engagement.

Aasaanjobs forays into Recruitment Process Outsourcing

Aasaanjobs forays into Recruitment Process Outsourcing

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 30 November 2016

The company wants to serve corporate players looking for high-volume and perennial hiring.

Amazon worker attempts suicide, jumps off company’s 12-storey building

Amazon worker attempts suicide, jumps off company’s 12-storey building

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 30 November 2016

He had apparently sent an e-mail to hundreds of co-workers, including the chief executive officer, before the incident occurred.

 

Nestlé India takes ‘Case Study’ route to select talent

Nestlé India takes ‘Case Study’ route to select talent

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 30 November 2016

The winners will go through pre-placement interviews and will get an opportunity to be able to join Nestlé India as Management Trainees.

 

Standard Chartered to trim workforce by 10 per cent

Standard Chartered to trim workforce by 10 per cent

HRK News Bureau | Mumbai | Tuesday, 29 November 2016

As part of cost cutting, the organisation is planning to lay off a tenth of its global workforce beginning with Singapore and Hong Kong.

 

Ricoh India shows the door to CFO and COO; CEO’s resignation accepted

Ricoh India shows the door to CFO and COO; CEO’s resignation accepted

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 29 November 2016

They were held responsible for having caused grave loss to the company and its stakeholders.

Shell to move about 400 jobs from Glasgow to India and Malaysia

Shell to move about 400 jobs from Glasgow to India and Malaysia

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 28 November 2016

The staff of the oil company were told that the office would be closed and they were facing ‘involuntary severance’.

Microsoft to train over a lakh professionals on cloud

Microsoft to train over a lakh professionals on cloud

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 25 November 2016

Microsoft tied-up with Simplilearn, to build a talent pool of over one lakh next generation cloud professionals by 2020.

Vedanta and TCS bag the ACES awards among 185 Asian companies

Vedanta and TCS bag the ACES awards among 185 Asian companies

HRK News Bureau | Mumbai | Thursday, 24 November 2016

While Vedanta was declared one of the ‘Top Companies to Work for in Asia’, TCS became Industry Champions in the leadership category and the ‘Most Socially Responsible Company of the Year’.

Digitisation and agility take away 14,000 jobs at L&T

Digitisation and agility take away 14,000 jobs at L&T

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 24 November 2016

During April–September this year the company laid off 14,000 employees across businesses, to stay agile and competitive.

Maruti Suzuki to introduce best Japanese shopfloor practices – Kaizen and Quality Circles

Maruti Suzuki to introduce best Japanese shopfloor practices – Kaizen and Quality Circles

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Tuesday, 22 November 2016

An industrial training institute will also mark the start of a collaboration, between the governments of Japan and India, to create skilled manpower for manufacturing in India.

Spire, EdGE, Co Cubes & Exult make it to Deloitte’s Technology Fast50 in HR technology

Spire, EdGE, Co Cubes & Exult make it to Deloitte’s Technology Fast50 in HR technology

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 18 November 2016

Fast50 ranks the fastest growing technology companies in India based on their percentage revenue growth over the last three financial years.

Job creation at 7-year low: President Pranab Mukherjee

Job creation at 7-year low: President Pranab Mukherjee

| | Friday, 18 November 2016

Addressing a conference of heads of educational institutions, he said jobs creation should be a priority.

 

Infosys revamps human resource system for Council of Europe

Infosys revamps human resource system for Council of Europe

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 17 November 2016

The multi-step upgrade will enable modern self-service, better integration, improved security and productivity.

UBS reinvents the workspace: Laptop free workstations

UBS reinvents the workspace: Laptop free workstations

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Employees can use these thin desks to log onto their virtual desktops on computers at any desk in the building or at home.

Aon Hewitt acquires CoCubes; expands hiring assessments portfolio

Aon Hewitt acquires CoCubes; expands hiring assessments portfolio

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 15 November 2016

The management consulting firm has now added two million assessments to its existing global portfolio.

After Iceland, Women in France also leave work at sharp 4.34 pm

After Iceland, Women in France also leave work at sharp 4.34 pm

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Monday, 14 November 2016

The time marks the moment at which they stopped getting paid for, in comparison to men.

 

7 lakh students to be trained at a cost of Rs 499 Cr: MSDE

7 lakh students to be trained at a cost of Rs 499 Cr: MSDE

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 10 November 2016

The five- year scheme will provide entrepreneurship education and training to over seven lakh students through 3050 institutes.

Mahindra Saral Rozgar launches training arm

Mahindra Saral Rozgar launches training arm

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 10 November 2016

It is a significant initiative for expanding the pool of industry-ready workforce required in today’s competitive business environment.

 

Why women in Iceland leave work at sharp 2:38 pm

Why women in Iceland leave work at sharp 2:38 pm

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 28 October 2016

To protest against 14 per cent gender pay gap, thousands of women employees across the country walked out of their workplaces at 14 per cent short of their work time.

How single-occupancy smoking rooms can reduce unproductive time

How single-occupancy smoking rooms can reduce unproductive time

| | Thursday, 27 October 2016

Employees can now get their nicotine fix inside their office, close to their workstation.

HP may cut up to 4,000 jobs by 2019

HP may cut up to 4,000 jobs by 2019

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 17 October 2016

The company is facing a subdued market with its shares coming down 1.3 per cent in extended trading.

Deutsche Bank imposes hiring freeze

Deutsche Bank imposes hiring freeze

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 17 October 2016

The hold on recruitments is in response to the prospect of a multi-billion-dollar legal penalty.

Workplace: Facebook’s new business version

Workplace: Facebook’s new business version

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 14 October 2016

Redefining interaction and engagement of co-workers at work, Workplace will now be available to all interested organisations.

Volkswagen may cut up to 2,500 jobs through voluntary retirements

Volkswagen may cut up to 2,500 jobs through voluntary retirements

HRK News Bureau | Mumbai | Thursday, 13 October 2016

The automaker may move employees into early retirement, every year, over the next decade.

Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz brings together country’s sharpest minds

Tata Crucible Corporate Quiz brings together country’s sharpest minds

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 13 October 2016

With 1700 teams from across 25 cities, the 13th edition witnessed innovative formats.

Why Reliance Jio is showering high increments on top performers

Why Reliance Jio is showering high increments on top performers

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Monday, 10 October 2016

The company has taken extra care to reward some people, from specific roles/functions, based on their efforts and commendable performance. 

LinkedIn lets you seek a job without your boss knowing

LinkedIn lets you seek a job without your boss knowing

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 10 October 2016

LinkedIn’s new feature, Open Candidates, allows users to secretly declare that they're available for hire.

IIM- Kozhikode to offer executive postgraduate programme in 21 cities

IIM- Kozhikode to offer executive postgraduate programme in 21 cities

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 07 October 2016

The programme is offered to executives with at least three years of work experience.

Titan reaches out to young talent with ‘Titan Elevate’

Titan reaches out to young talent with ‘Titan Elevate’

| | Monday, 03 October 2016

The programme was launched in 2014 in 11 premier B-Schools to engage with young minds and raise awareness about the brand.

Vedanta introduces new parental leave policy

Vedanta introduces new parental leave policy

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Friday, 30 September 2016

Adoption leave of 12 weeks and paternity leave of one week are the new additions besides the 26 weeks of maternity leave.

Bank of America to cut Asia investment banking jobs

Bank of America to cut Asia investment banking jobs

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 28 September 2016

These job cuts— a part of an annual cost trimming plan —will account for a small portion of its total Asia corporate and investment banking staff.

Essar's Aegis plans to increase staff in India by 5,000

Essar's Aegis plans to increase staff in India by 5,000

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 28 September 2016

In line with its business expansion plans, the company is looking to hire 5,000 people in the country in 2016 and will add another 2,500 in the rest of the world.

Game On! Unilever brings mobile gaming to recruitment drive

Game On! Unilever brings mobile gaming to recruitment drive

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 27 September 2016

The new hiring drive combines gaming with video interviews to reduce time and to control unconscious bias in the selection process.

LinkedIn Learning: The new personalised skilling experience

LinkedIn Learning: The new personalised skilling experience

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 26 September 2016

The platform combines industry-leading content from Lynda.com with LinkedIn’s professional data and network.

Government to ease hiring and firing in a bid to boost employment

Government to ease hiring and firing in a bid to boost employment

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 26 September 2016

Government is looking to overhaul labour laws, to create new jobs by making it easier to hire and fire.

How jobs are moving from metros to towns

How jobs are moving from metros to towns

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Monday, 26 September 2016

Low on cost, low on attrition and high on talent is taking jobs to smaller towns. 

Heineken’s cool HR campaign: Go Places

Heineken’s cool HR campaign: Go Places

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Friday, 23 September 2016

The new ad-like campaign with a playful, personal touch presents Heineken as the company and not just the brand. 

Ericsson to cut 3,000 jobs: Plans to stop manufacturing in Sweden

Ericsson to cut 3,000 jobs: Plans to stop manufacturing in Sweden

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Friday, 23 September 2016

The company is apparently planning to cut 3,000 jobs as part of the cost cutting and manufacturing unit shut-down plan.

Robots to replace thousands of jobs at Raymond

Robots to replace thousands of jobs at Raymond

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Thursday, 22 September 2016

About 10 per cent of the staff at each of the factories will lose their jobs to automation.

Now, work from home & get paid extra

Now, work from home & get paid extra

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Cognizant recently allowed its employees in India — in support functions — to work from home as part of a space-management strategy.

Twitter's Bengaluru development centre to shut; layoffs in sight

Twitter's Bengaluru development centre to shut; layoffs in sight

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Twitter has apparently decided to discontinue its global engineering work at its Bengaluru development centre and is laying off some employees.

Samsung, LG sued over US employee anti-poaching agreement

Samsung, LG sued over US employee anti-poaching agreement

HRK News Bureau | Bengaluru | Thursday, 15 September 2016

A civil lawsuit was filed last week, accusing Samsung and LG of agreeing to avoid poaching each other's US employees.

Job cuts speculated as Dell acquires EMC

Job cuts speculated as Dell acquires EMC

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 15 September 2016

Dell Technologies will cut 2,000–3,000 jobs, majorly in the United States.

 

Apple rethinks strategy on self-driving cars; lays off employees

Apple rethinks strategy on self-driving cars; lays off employees

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Thursday, 15 September 2016

The tech giant has apparently shut shop on parts of its most ambitious initiatives — the self-driving car.

India has the most optimistic hiring outlook for Q4: Manpower Survey

India has the most optimistic hiring outlook for Q4: Manpower Survey

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Wednesday, 14 September 2016

India's net employment outlook for the October-December quarter of 2016 stands at 32 per cent, the highest among 43 surveyed nations.

Barclays to trim its Singapore back office workforce

Barclays to trim its Singapore back office workforce

| | Wednesday, 07 September 2016

The move is being speculated as a measure to reduce costs by relocating those roles to India.

NSDC and US-India ACP join to upskill India’s aviation sector

NSDC and US-India ACP join to upskill India’s aviation sector

| | Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Taking a step towards developing skills and capabilities in the aviation sector, the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) has recently entered into an agreement with the US–India Aviation Cooperation Programme (ACP).

NSDC and US-India ACP join to upskill India’s aviation sector

NSDC and US-India ACP join to upskill India’s aviation sector

| | Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Taking a step towards developing skills and capabilities in the aviation sector, the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) has recently entered into an agreement with the US–India Aviation Cooperation Programme (ACP).

Jabong initiates six months of maternity leave

Jabong initiates six months of maternity leave

| | Tuesday, 06 September 2016

The move comes ahead of the Maternity Benefits (Amendment) Bill expected to be tabled in the Lok Sabha later this year.

War on for minimum wages for unskilled workers

War on for minimum wages for unskilled workers

| | Tuesday, 06 September 2016

The Union Government last week increased the minimum wage of non-agricultural, unskilled workers in the central sphere from Rs.246 to Rs.350 per day.

Central Government to spend Rs 32,000 crore on skill development

Central Government to spend Rs 32,000 crore on skill development

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 05 September 2016

A total amount of Rs 12,000 cr. would be provided through the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY).

Retired government officials to supervise recruitment exams

Retired government officials to supervise recruitment exams

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 05 September 2016

Pensioners will be engaged as inspecting officers and members of the flying squad to conduct and oversee examinations.

Tesco redesigns its Bengaluru office

Tesco redesigns its Bengaluru office

HRK News Bureau | New Delhi | Monday, 05 September 2016

The bright, spacious and modern work environment is aimed at creating a more open and non-hierarchical organisational culture.

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