Once again, a women IT employee who worked in graveyard shift (that ends at 1:00 – 3:00 AM) is brutally attacked, this time in Chennai on 13th February 2018, Wed. Our general secretary Sugendiran has written a detailed article on this incident in Tamil.
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“whenever an employee has to work on any of the Public holidays, he shall, be entitled to thrice the wages for the day on which he works and in addition to avail himself of a substituted holiday with wages.”
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“when hospital managements charge 200%-1,700% margin on medicines, consumables and diagnostics, the frustration of the patient with rising cost is taken out on the doctors even though they get just a fraction of the bill”
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As per Industrial Disputes Act 1947, this action of Verizon is Illegal. Affected employees file grievance petition under section 2A of ID Act against this illegal and forced resignations.
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“The bouncers pushed me back into my chair and held me by my shoulders till I signed the document. It was an awful experience and I can’t begin to tell how demeaning it was,”
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Friends, you can also understand the situation from my experience, or you might also have faced similar situation, or you can ask your friends who are similarly affected.
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It boils down to conditions being brutal and unsustainable for nurses. Unlike what they said to reassure us in nursing school, it doesn’t just get easier with experience.
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“Customer will not bother about safety of associates as it is responsibility of local company. They will not put pressure directly to work on this condition. But they will threaten asking backup, continuation, mitigation and penalty.”
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the issues mentioned in this letter, casteism, favouritism, denial of employee rights etc, are typical of many corporate work places in India, should be highlighted.
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The employee complained to the labour department in Coimbatore along with 4 others. After 2-3 hearings in which HR from Cognizant took part, all of them got project allocation with Performance Improvement Plan.
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Reliance Jio is in possession of identity information for more than 100 million Indians, harvested from the CIDR when they authenticate themselves to buy a Jio SIM card. This database, combined with the records of Jio applications (phone calls, messaging, entertainment, online purchases, and more) is a potential gold mine — a dream for “big data” analysts.
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What will NASSCOM and government do on this issue? (and many other issues of corruption in private sector, including recruitment scams by HR departments?)
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Budget 2017 promises an AIIMS for Gujarat but a rebuilt hospital in earthquake-hit Bhuj, originally intended to become AIIMS-West, ended up as a teaching hospital for an Adani-run medical college
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“We came to know from hospital authorities that they had told the chief minister about the problem and he had looked questioningly at Tandon. After that, Adityanath apparently stayed silent.”
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The case of Royalty Pharma which earns billions of dollars every year from feeding on the diseases of millions of people all over the world is typical of today’s world. What it does for them? NOTHING.
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