In a bonanza, the Karnataka 6th Pay Commission has recommended 30 percent hike in the salaries of state government employees and pensioners, effective 1 July 2017
Average percentage increase made in the salaries of the employees other than the managerial personnel in FY2016-17 was 5.57 percent whereas the increase in the managerial remuneration was 3.1 percent.
E-commerce major Snapdeal will shell out an average pay hike of 12-15% as it looks to assure employees amid the online marketplace scouting for a potential buyer.
Compensation for female chief financial officers at S&P 500 companies last year outpaced that of their male counterparts, according to an analysis by executive compensation firm Equilar and the Associated Press. It follows a similar trend seen with female CEOs in recent years.
They take care of our security often in poor conditions; but they are also the least paid of all government departments. The department in question here is the home affairs, including the central armed police forces (CAPF).
There are hundreds of such eager pitches on online forums, men promising to fulfill a woman's dreams for the right price.
Citi said it wanted a solution that worked for women across branches in India and not just at its corporate headquarters and the idea behind monetary childcare benefit was to allow mothers "to choose their creche based on their convenience and need". The move is also aimed at boosting women participation at the leadership level.
US company Burger King will pay the wedding expenses for a young Illinois couple named Joel Burger and Ashley King, whose children will carry forward in their last names the "lineage" of the multinational fast-food chain, media reported.
Indian television channels today broke the news of state level gold medallist boxer Rishu Mittal from Haryana who has been working as a maid in order to pay her school fees.
It will take at least 70 more years to achieve pay equity between women and men, the ILO said on Sunday noting that women earn on average 77 per cent of what men earn.
IIT officials said already around 125 students have been extended pre-placement offers and interviews, where most of the companies have increased the package offered by around 20 percent as compared to the last batch.<br />
About a third of Microsoft's 110,000 or so employees are women. But the company's pay practices and attitude toward women are still open to question and will likely be taken up at the board level
Titbit, a new app for the iPad, by the looks of it, at least seems to be fast replacing the good ol' paper restaurant menu.
Those following the news regularly, especially around this time would know that the last date for filing their Income Tax Returns is fast approaching - 31st July, 2011.