CTS appraisal system and forced resignations violate Indian labour laws and we call upon employees to resist these attempts by the company. Please contact NDLF – IT Employees Wing and consult our lawyers before you decide on the company’s demands.
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Branding some employees as “underperformer” without any basis, getting resignation letter under false pretensions and open threats, both are illegal acts by CTS. Forced resignations go beyond a simple labour dispute and have shades of criminal illegality.
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The only way to make CTS and other IT companies to act responsibly towards employees is to organize ourselves as a union and asserting our rights through continuous struggle against these policies.
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Friends, it is time we unite and raise our voices against the illegal termination of our colleagues! What is for them today, we would face tomorrow! We need to win our rights with our own hands!
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Parliamentary democracy has long been a tool for fooling people and serving corporate interests. Now it is made more and more irrelevant by Modi led RSS government.
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These employees will not only lose their hard earned variable pay component, but also will be marked for retrenchment as part of Cognizant management’s cost reduction/profit maximisation plan.
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African labour was used to exploit African resources, and finally the profits were transferred for European development. …the colonial powers were able to exploit workers to the maximum.
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The reinvestment of profits from the slave trade helped in the inventions and innovations that strengthened capitalism.
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“It is like the naked emperor strutting around in his nakedness and ridiculing all those who had called him naked with the words: ‘See how wrong and stupid you were. My courtiers have shown I am fully clothed’!”
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In large parts, the opium war was financed by Indian money — by old Bombay money. Many of the big Indian families made their money in opium.
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This gathering shows that the employees of IT employees also have deep concern for issues affecting the vast majority of our population. We should do everything we can to alleviate the distress of our farmers.
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All these IT companies eg TCS, Infosys, Wipro, HCL tech, Tech Mahindra do body shopping at lowest price and then they reward their CEO and MD and directors a hefty commission.
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“One data broker said he could get lists of high net worth individuals, salaried people, credit card holders, car owners and retired women in any given vicinity.”
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“You probably wouldn’t layoff your co-worker to increase the value of your stock, would you? Or give yourself a pay raise on making your co-workers take a pay cut!”
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While few hundred businessmen who started small scale units have now become millionaires, lakhs of workers who produced those millions face extreme hardship.
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