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Four Labour Codes Unlikely To Be Implemented This Fiscal

Four Labour Codes Unlikely To Be Implemented This Fiscal

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
he four labour codes are unlikely to be implemented this fiscal in view of slow progress on the drafting of...
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NPS Offers Triple Income Tax Benefits

NPS Offers Triple Income Tax Benefits

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Question: Is the NPS (National Pension System) fully exempt now i.e. EEE? Is the employer’s contribution fully exempt in addition...
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How HRs Can Get Inspiration From RJs in The Virtual Workplace?

How HRs Can Get Inspiration From RJs in The Virtual Workplace?

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
It was a rainy Sunday afternoon. As I sat down near my window, sipping tea and listening to the radio,...
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IT Companies Offering Up to 120% Salary Hikes To These Professionals: Report

IT Companies Offering Up to 120% Salary Hikes To These Professionals: Report

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Covid-19 brought with it calamity on health and economic front, as well as troubles for the corporate sector. Companies had...
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Digital Life Certificate Submission By Pensioners To Start From October 1, 2021

Digital Life Certificate Submission By Pensioners To Start From October 1, 2021

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Submission of Digital Life Certificate by various pensioners will soon begin at Jeevan Pramaan Centres (JPCs) at Head Post Offices...
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Sexual Harassment Cases At Offices Decline In FY21

Sexual Harassment Cases At Offices Decline In FY21

POSH Act: Updates & Cases
Sexual harassment cases at workplaces in India’s largest companies fell sharply in the last financial year as these organizations shifted...
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Scope of ESIC’s Medical Scheme Will Increase, Standing Committee Has Submitted a Proposal

Scope of ESIC’s Medical Scheme Will Increase, Standing Committee Has Submitted a Proposal

ESI Updates & Cases
Employees working in the private sector can get a big relief this month. The preparations to increase the coverage of the...
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Supreme Court: No Compassionate Job To Daughter Who Got Divorced After Death Of Employee

Supreme Court: No Compassionate Job To Daughter Who Got Divorced After Death Of Employee

Labor Law: Case Study
The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that a deceased government employee's daughter who got divorced after the death of the staff would...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of August-2021: “One Clik”

Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of August-2021: “One Clik”

EPF Updates & Cases Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Official Gazette (All) The Amendments Under The Madhya Pradesh Child Labour (Prohibition And Regulation) Rules,1993 Government of Madhya Pradesh...
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PF Update: 8.5% Interest To Be Credited Before Diwali, Check PF Balance Via SMS, Missed call

PF Update: 8.5% Interest To Be Credited Before Diwali, Check PF Balance Via SMS, Missed call

EPF Updates & Cases
Providing the much needed relief to over 6 lakh PF Subscribers, the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) is expected to...
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Candidate Hiring Experience Is Critical To Attracting The Top Talent

Candidate Hiring Experience Is Critical To Attracting The Top Talent

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Businesses place a lot of value on customer experience. From the logo, to the UI/UX, the service, the products -...
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ITR Filing Relief Rules Notified For Pensioners

ITR Filing Relief Rules Notified For Pensioners

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has notified rules and forms granting relief from filing tax returns to pensioners...
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Top Mistakes To Avoid While Filing Income Tax Return (ITR) For AY 2021-22

Top Mistakes To Avoid While Filing Income Tax Return (ITR) For AY 2021-22

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
ITR filing is mandatory for all individuals whose income is over Rs 2.5 lakh and is aged under 60 years....
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Supreme Court: Employee Not Estopped From Challenging Terms & Conditions Of Employment If It Violates Statutory Requirement

Supreme Court: Employee Not Estopped From Challenging Terms & Conditions Of Employment If It Violates Statutory Requirement

Labor Law: Case Study
The Supreme Court observed that employee is not estopped from questioning terms and condition of employment at a stage where...
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EPFO ​​Has Issued Important Information For 6 Crore Account Holders

EPFO ​​Has Issued Important Information For 6 Crore Account Holders

EPF Updates & Cases
New Delhi. If you are also a PF account holder then there is important news for you. Actually, Employees' Provident Fund has...
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L&E Minister: Implementing Social Security Code A Priority

L&E Minister: Implementing Social Security Code A Priority

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
No timeline for rolling out 4 labour codes yet Implementing the Code on Social Security, 2020 and bringing the maximum...
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To Engage Employees In A Hybrid World Of Work, Create A Culture Of Accountability: Pravin Prakash, BYJU’S

To Engage Employees In A Hybrid World Of Work, Create A Culture Of Accountability: Pravin Prakash, BYJU’S

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The emerging hybrid world of work is shifting conventional HR practices. With the possibility of a long-term remote work option...
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E-Shram Portal Launched, Budget of Rs 404 Crore Approved, 5 Special Updates Related To Portal

E-Shram Portal Launched, Budget of Rs 404 Crore Approved, 5 Special Updates Related To Portal

E-Shram Portal: Updates & Cases
To maintain a database of workers in the unorganized sector, the government on Thursday launched the e-Shram portal. It has been...
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Income-Tax: Deadline For Filing Returns Extended Till December 31

Income-Tax: Deadline For Filing Returns Extended Till December 31

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on September 9 extended the deadline for filing of income-tax returns for FY...
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Unorganised Workers To Be Brought Under ESIC

Unorganised Workers To Be Brought Under ESIC

ESI Updates & Cases
ESIC has also decided to extend unemployment allowance under Atal Beemit Vyakti Kalyan Yojana up to June 30, 2022. The...
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ESIC: Key Decisions Announced At The 185th Meeting

ESIC: Key Decisions Announced At The 185th Meeting

ESI Updates & Cases
Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has conducted its 185th meeting today held at Rishikesh in Uttarakhand. A slew of important decisions...
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Microsoft: Work From Home Blocks Innovation, Teamwork & Productivity

Microsoft: Work From Home Blocks Innovation, Teamwork & Productivity

Work From Home: News & Updates
Researchers in the study looked at data from over 61,000 employees at the company from December 2019 -- right before the pandemic...
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The Evolving Role of HR

The Evolving Role of HR

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
By: Aarif Aziz The day that stands out in my memory would be May 3, 2021. This was around the...
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Supreme Court: Employee Cannot Insist On Transfer To A Particular Place; It’s For Employer To Decide

Supreme Court: Employee Cannot Insist On Transfer To A Particular Place; It’s For Employer To Decide

Labor Law: Case Study
Employee Cannot Insist On Transfer To A Particular Place; It's For Employer To Decide: Supreme Court The Supreme Court on...
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Madras HC: Personal Feuds At Workplace Not Sexual Harassment

Madras HC: Personal Feuds At Workplace Not Sexual Harassment

POSH Act: Updates & Cases
Justice N Sathish Kumar, who had initially granted an interim stay in the execution of the Commission’s order, set it...
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E-Shram Portal : Registration, Shramik Card And Process

E-Shram Portal : Registration, Shramik Card And Process

E-Shram Portal: Updates & Cases
E Shram Portal The name of this E Shram card is the Unique Identification Number Card and the name of...
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E-Shram Card Online Registration: Direct Link, Benefits, Eligibility, How To Apply

E-Shram Card Online Registration: Direct Link, Benefits, Eligibility, How To Apply

E-Shram Portal: Updates & Cases
The central government has announced a sum of Rs 2.0 Lakh Accidental Insurance cover to every registered unorganized worker on...
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Why Companies Should Not Have A Long And Rigid Notice Period For Their Employees

Why Companies Should Not Have A Long And Rigid Notice Period For Their Employees

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases
Can one stay with the ex-girlfriend for just three months so that both of them can handle the “transition” period...
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Govt Notifies Rules For Interest On PF Contribution: How It Will Be Calculated

Govt Notifies Rules For Interest On PF Contribution: How It Will Be Calculated

EPF Updates & Cases Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) recently notified Income Tax rules in which interest income accrued in the provident...
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1.5 Mn Indians Lost Jobs In Aug As Unemployment Rate Soars

1.5 Mn Indians Lost Jobs In Aug As Unemployment Rate Soars

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Over 1.5 million people from both the formal and informal sectors lost their jobs in August, reversing some of the gains made...
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Provident Fund To Be Split Into 2 Accounts – Taxable And Non-Taxable

Provident Fund To Be Split Into 2 Accounts – Taxable And Non-Taxable

EPF Updates & Cases Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Centre has notified new income tax rules under which the existing provident fund (PF) accounts will be split into...
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Supreme Court: Gives A Nod To Withholding Employees’ Gratuity For Recovery Of Dues

Supreme Court: Gives A Nod To Withholding Employees’ Gratuity For Recovery Of Dues

Gratuity: Updates & Case
The Apex Court, vide its order dated December 15, 2020, in Steel Authority of India Limited vs. Raghbendra Singh & Ors,...
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New Rules On Auto-Debit Payments To ITR Filing: 5 Money Tasks That You Must Complete This Month

New Rules On Auto-Debit Payments To ITR Filing: 5 Money Tasks That You Must Complete This Month

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The month of September is important as there are five important money tasks that must be completed this month. In...
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PF: How To Merge Two Or More EPF Accounts

PF: How To Merge Two Or More EPF Accounts

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
If you are someone who has switched jobs more than once, then it is important for you to merge all...
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Bombay High Court: Equal Pay For Equal Work Isn’t A Fundamental Right

Bombay High Court: Equal Pay For Equal Work Isn’t A Fundamental Right

Labor Law: Case Study
The Bombay High Court bench of Justices Sunil Shukre and Rohit Deo at the Nagpur bench has held that "equal...
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Incomplete Nomination Data Stalls EPFO Claims

Incomplete Nomination Data Stalls EPFO Claims

EPF Updates & Cases
Incomplete nomination data stalls EPFO claims | Goa News - Times of India Failure to put on record one’s dependents...
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Govt May Allow Portability Of Social Security Numbers

Govt May Allow Portability Of Social Security Numbers

EPF Updates & Cases
The Union government is likely to effect a social security number portability across the formal and informal sector to cope with the...
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Officials: Labour Benefits Portability On Cards

Officials: Labour Benefits Portability On Cards

E-Shram Portal: Updates & Cases
The labour ministry is developing a mechanism to allow portability of social security benefits when a worker shifts from formal...
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Govt Extends Deadline For Filing Of Various Forms Under Income Tax Act

Govt Extends Deadline For Filing Of Various Forms Under Income Tax Act

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Finance Ministry on Sunday extended the deadlines for e-filing of various forms that come under the Income-Tax Act, 1961...
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Provident Fund: File EPF Nominations Digitally To Avail Benefits

Provident Fund: File EPF Nominations Digitally To Avail Benefits

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
The Provident Fund subscribers, here comes an important update for you. You must file you EPF nominations digitally soon to...
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UIDAI: Aadhaar-EPFO Linking Facility Working Fine, No Outages Observed

UIDAI: Aadhaar-EPFO Linking Facility Working Fine, No Outages Observed

Updates: Aadhar - PAN
Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has refuted reports of outages in the Aadhaar-EPFO linking facility. The Aadhaar-issuing authority stated...
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Madras HC: Can’t Have Discrimination In Granting Maternity Leave

Madras HC: Can’t Have Discrimination In Granting Maternity Leave

Maternity Act Updates & Cases
The Madras High Court on Friday observed that there cannot be any discrimination between regularised and non-regularised married women government servants...
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SC Refers Pleas On EPFO Scheme To Larger Bench

SC Refers Pleas On EPFO Scheme To Larger Bench

EPF Updates & Cases
A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court will now determine the validity of the amendments introduced to the Employee Pension...
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Karnataka Govt To IT Companies On ORR: Extend Work From Home Till Dec 2022, Cut Traffic For Metro Sake

Karnataka Govt To IT Companies On ORR: Extend Work From Home Till Dec 2022, Cut Traffic For Metro Sake

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The department of electronics, IT, BT and science and technology has sent a letter advising IT companies and parks located...
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Who Retains Top IT Talent: TCS, Accenture, Infosys or Wipro?

Who Retains Top IT Talent: TCS, Accenture, Infosys or Wipro?

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Over the last few months, IT professionals are switching organisations due to which the companies are coming under pressure. At...
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Indian IT Firms Brace For High Employee Attrition

Indian IT Firms Brace For High Employee Attrition

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Demand for digital talent is overwhelming in current times. As organisations across the globe turn to tap digital routes to...
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TCS To Introduce Hybrid Work Model As Employees Return To Office Space

TCS To Introduce Hybrid Work Model As Employees Return To Office Space

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has been operational for over 40 years. The company has not opted for remote working ever. However, with the...
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Supreme Court On EPF Pension Case: Larger Bench To Decide If There Is Cut-Off Date For Option Under Para 11(3) Of EPS

Supreme Court On EPF Pension Case: Larger Bench To Decide If There Is Cut-Off Date For Option Under Para 11(3) Of EPS

EPF Updates & Cases
EPF Pension Case : Supreme Court Larger Bench To Decide If There Is Cut-Off Date For Option Under Para 11(3)...
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HR Analytics – Practical Training + Certificate

HR Analytics – Practical Training + Certificate

Courses
● Online/Offline Courses ● Topics to be covered are: Module I - Basics of Analytics Module II - HR Analytics...
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Centre To Pay PF Share Of Certain Employers, Employees Till 2022

Centre To Pay PF Share Of Certain Employers, Employees Till 2022

EPF Updates & Cases
Clarification: The finance minister made the below remarks while reiterating the announcements made in Atmanirbhar Bharat Package last year, ANI clarified...
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3 Tips For Adopting New HR Tech With A People-First Approach

3 Tips For Adopting New HR Tech With A People-First Approach

HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases
The pandemic changed the world of work forever. There's no better example than the meteoric rise in HR tech options....
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9 Best Practices To Keep Employee Satisfaction High

9 Best Practices To Keep Employee Satisfaction High

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
What is Employee Satisfaction? Employee satisfaction is the level of happiness or contentment an employee feels for his/her job. Employee...
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CBDT Issues Income-Tax (24th Amendment) Rules, 2021 Further To Amend Income-Tax Rules, 1962

CBDT Issues Income-Tax (24th Amendment) Rules, 2021 Further To Amend Income-Tax Rules, 1962

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) hereby makes Income-tax (24th Amendment) Rules, 2021 further to amend Income-tax Rules, 1962,...
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From Human Capital To Human Experience: The Components Of Employee Experience

From Human Capital To Human Experience: The Components Of Employee Experience

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The COVID19 global pandemic has transformed the world of work. But thanks to digital technologies, many companies have been able...
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4 Key Skills To Remain Relevant In 21st Century Job Market

4 Key Skills To Remain Relevant In 21st Century Job Market

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
In the now-popular words of the late American futurist Alvin Toffler, "The illiterate of the 21st century will not be...
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Kerala High Court: Allows Medical Termination Of 22 Weeks Old Pregnancy, Cannot Take Away Freedom To Choose

Kerala High Court: Allows Medical Termination Of 22 Weeks Old Pregnancy, Cannot Take Away Freedom To Choose

Medical Termination Of Pregnancy: Updates & Cases
The Kerala High Court recently ruled that the freedom of a pregnant woman to make a choice regarding the continuance of her...
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5 Tea Companies In India That Take CSR Seriously

5 Tea Companies In India That Take CSR Seriously

CSR: Updates & Cases
As one of the largest producers and consumers of tea, India is at the centre of the global tea industry....
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EPF: Fraud Sparks Scrutiny At EPFO Offices

EPF: Fraud Sparks Scrutiny At EPFO Offices

EPF Updates & Cases
The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) will scrutinize all transactions especially recent ones, including those of the previous financial year,...
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Uttar Pradesh Amends Key Labour Law, Abolishes Imprisonment

Uttar Pradesh Amends Key Labour Law, Abolishes Imprisonment

Labor Law Updates (Central)
In a move that will provide a huge relief to industrialists and also help to attract more investors to set...
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Supreme Court On EPF Pension Case: To Consider If Reference To Larger Bench Is Needed In View Of ‘RC Gupta’ Decision

Supreme Court On EPF Pension Case: To Consider If Reference To Larger Bench Is Needed In View Of ‘RC Gupta’ Decision

EPF Updates & Cases
The Supreme Court on Wednesday decided to consider the issue whether to refer to a larger Bench, the appeals filed...
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Supreme Court: High Courts Assumed Exercise Of Option Wasn’t Necessary For Pension Above Upper Limit, EPFO Argues In SC

Supreme Court: High Courts Assumed Exercise Of Option Wasn’t Necessary For Pension Above Upper Limit, EPFO Argues In SC

EPF Updates & Cases
The Supreme Court on Tuesday heard the arguments of the Employees Provident Fund Organization in the appeal filed by it...
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Inclusion Of AI In HR Operations

Inclusion Of AI In HR Operations

Artificial Intelligence: Updates & Cases
The advent of AI has disrupted technology to heights unimaginable. It has been seeping into newer spheres and domains -...
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Does Location Still Matter For Talent Management?

Does Location Still Matter For Talent Management?

Recruitment & Talent Acquisition: Updates & Cases
When the coronavirus pandemic is “over,” what will become of remote work? For some 1.25 billion knowledge workers, this question is...
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Income Tax Portal: Redefining Tax Compliance And Assessment

Income Tax Portal: Redefining Tax Compliance And Assessment

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
By Dr. Suresh Surana, Founder – RSM India The Income Tax portal is a crucial interface between the Income Tax...
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Availment Of ITC On Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Availment Of ITC On Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

CSR: Updates & Cases
It has been 4 years since GST came into force, yet there is no clarity with respect to certain major...
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Hindu Undivided Family Can Be A Tax-Saving Tool

Hindu Undivided Family Can Be A Tax-Saving Tool

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
People keep searching for tax-saving tools. But did you know that there is an effective tax-saving mechanism right in your...
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Strengthening The Human Element In Human Resources

Strengthening The Human Element In Human Resources

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
It is over a year and a half since the outbreak of the Covid 19 pandemic, and exhaustion, loss, and...
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Tackling Return-To-Workplace Challenges

Tackling Return-To-Workplace Challenges

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Ensuring safety and hygiene, managing psychological fear, dealing with change, and  implementing flexible work arrangements are some key challenges organisations...
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Provident Fund Losses Force Air India To Pay Its Staff Lower Than EPFO Rate

Provident Fund Losses Force Air India To Pay Its Staff Lower Than EPFO Rate

EPF Updates & Cases
Air India is paying much less than the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO)-approved interest rate on provident fund savings of its employees that...
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Supreme Court: Payment Of Gratuity Act – No Retrospective Effect For 2010 Amendment Enhancing Gratuity Upper Limit As Rs 10 Lakhs

Supreme Court: Payment Of Gratuity Act – No Retrospective Effect For 2010 Amendment Enhancing Gratuity Upper Limit As Rs 10 Lakhs

Gratuity: Updates & Case
The Supreme Court has observed that 2010 amendment of Payment of Gratuity Act 1972 is not retrospective. As per the...
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Reimagining Workplace With Well-Being At The Core: Essar CHRO

Reimagining Workplace With Well-Being At The Core: Essar CHRO

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
In an exclusive conversation with People Matters, Kaustubh Sonalkar, Group President Human Resource, Essar, and CEO – Essar Foundation takes...
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Labour Codes: Rollout To Be Delayed Further Beyond October 1 Deadline

Labour Codes: Rollout To Be Delayed Further Beyond October 1 Deadline

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Implementation of rules under the four labour codes passed between 2019 and 2020 is likely to be delayed further beyond...
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PM: Assures To Resolve Issues Of EPS-95 Pensioners

PM: Assures To Resolve Issues Of EPS-95 Pensioners

EPF Updates & Cases
PM assures to resolve issues of EPS-95 pensioners | Nagpur News - Times of India Nagpur: Raising hope for over...
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Study: More Than 50% Companies Use AI To Transform Their Talent Management Processes

Study: More Than 50% Companies Use AI To Transform Their Talent Management Processes

Artificial Intelligence: Updates & Cases
By: Anushree Sharma Eightfold AI, the provider of the Talent Intelligence Platform, released its annual report, HR’s Future State 2021,...
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We Want Our People To Do Their Best Work From Wherever They Are Most Productive: CHRO, Neustar

We Want Our People To Do Their Best Work From Wherever They Are Most Productive: CHRO, Neustar

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Carey Pellock  is EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer at Neustar.  As head of Neustar’s Human Resources and Facilities functions,...
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Indeed: The Right Talent Will Bring In The Right Future

Indeed: The Right Talent Will Bring In The Right Future

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The future of people and work has been significantly transformed and challenged by the new normal. Organizations all over are...
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Implementation Of Video To Evolve Traditional HR Landscape

Implementation Of Video To Evolve Traditional HR Landscape

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Identifying and onboarding the right talent is the key function of Human Resources. In a competitive business landscape, the quality...
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Employee Recognition Programs: Types, Benefits And Best Practices

Employee Recognition Programs: Types, Benefits And Best Practices

HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases
As “People Glue” author Ian Hutchinson rightfully said, “Your number one customers are your people. Look after your employees first and then...
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Employee Recognition And 6 Powerful Ways To Implement It

Employee Recognition And 6 Powerful Ways To Implement It

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases
Employee Recognition is acknowledging an individual or team for their hard work, efforts, and accomplishments in the organization. Employee Recognition...
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IT Dept To Refund Excess Interest, Late Fee Charged Due To Software Error While Filing ITR FY21

IT Dept To Refund Excess Interest, Late Fee Charged Due To Software Error While Filing ITR FY21

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Income Tax Department will refund the excess interest and late fee paid by taxpayers due to software error while...
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EPF Interest For FY 2020-21 Delayed; Department Says Maintain Patience

EPF Interest For FY 2020-21 Delayed; Department Says Maintain Patience

EPF Updates & Cases
The social security scheme EPF or employee provident fund is administered by the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) and like...
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Cross Geography Hiring Opens New Opportunity For Organizations: Siemens’ Shilpa

Cross Geography Hiring Opens New Opportunity For Organizations: Siemens’ Shilpa

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The new waves of the pandemic led many companies to double down on their efforts on wellness. In an exclusive...
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Supreme Court: ESI Contributions Not Payable On Conveyance Allowance

Supreme Court: ESI Contributions Not Payable On Conveyance Allowance

ESI Updates & Cases
Employees State Insurance Corporation Vs Texmo Industries (Supreme Court of India) Conveyance Allowance may or may not be payable to...
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Leadership Learning For Hybrid Era – Lessons From Action Learning

Leadership Learning For Hybrid Era – Lessons From Action Learning

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
By: Manikandan PK The world of work has changed. Companies are navigating new business terrains and workplace models. In this...
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Revival Of Employees’ Resilience Through Emotional Reflexivity

Revival Of Employees’ Resilience Through Emotional Reflexivity

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
By: Kalpana Sahoo In the time since its introduction in Daniel Goleman’s book, the idea of an emotional intelligence (EI)...
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Improving Diversity Hiring Using Talent Market Analytics

Improving Diversity Hiring Using Talent Market Analytics

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Research suggests that companies with a highly diverse workforce are 36% more likely to outperform their competitors. Organizations that focus...
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If You Choose To Work Remotely, Will You Get Left Behind In Hybrid Office?

If You Choose To Work Remotely, Will You Get Left Behind In Hybrid Office?

Work From Home: News & Updates
By: Sarah KesslerWhen offices finally reopen, some companies plan to use them in a very different way than they did...
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Skills Analytics For A Future-Ready Workforce

Skills Analytics For A Future-Ready Workforce

HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
By: Rhucha Kulkarni With changing business needs, the average life of skills is becoming shorter & there is a need...
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CMIE: India Witnessed An Addition Of 16 Million Jobs In July

CMIE: India Witnessed An Addition Of 16 Million Jobs In July

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The data supporting the job quantity states that July 2021 saw a major decrease in unemployment rate in India as...
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Enabling A Happier And Healthier Workforce For Tomorrow

Enabling A Happier And Healthier Workforce For Tomorrow

HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
By: Michelle Leung With vaccines rolling out and economies reopening, now is the time for businesses to reimagine the future...
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Availability Of Employee Death Benefits Under Various Labour Laws In India

Availability Of Employee Death Benefits Under Various Labour Laws In India

EPF Updates & Cases ESI Updates & Cases Labor Law Updates (Central)
Introduction India is a socialist country. Therefore, social benefits that are governed by labour laws are regarded as sacrosanct. Social...
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Parliament Panel To Labour Ministry: Depict Real Picture Of Job Loss, Reconcile Data Of Credible Agencies

Parliament Panel To Labour Ministry: Depict Real Picture Of Job Loss, Reconcile Data Of Credible Agencies

Labor Law Updates (Central)
A Parliamentary panel has asked the Ministry of Labour and Employment to use and reconcile the data and studies conducted by credible...
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7 Automation Workflows To Increase Productivity For Your Team

7 Automation Workflows To Increase Productivity For Your Team

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
Automation is not always about towering robotics! Sometimes, it can be as simple as software applications cutting down repetitive tasks,...
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Reinventing Human Resource Management Amid Crisis

Reinventing Human Resource Management Amid Crisis

HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The year 2021 comes with a redefined role, objective, and vision for the Human Resource (HR) leaders across sectors. With...
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15 Remote Employee Recognition Ideas To Build A Culture Of Appreciation

15 Remote Employee Recognition Ideas To Build A Culture Of Appreciation

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
Has the way you recognize your employees changed in light of COVID-19? Now more than ever, our employees need to...
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9 Things To Consider When Recognizing Remote Employees

9 Things To Consider When Recognizing Remote Employees

Work From Home: News & Updates
Even if managing remote employees is becoming a more widespread phenomenon, many leaders stills struggle with one of its key aspects –...
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How People Analytics Is Changing HR Game

How People Analytics Is Changing HR Game

HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases
We are living through a historic disruption in the world of work. None of our ancestors who have been associated...
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Companies Are Placing More Plants In Offices, Offering Flexibility As Employees Weigh Return To Workplace: Quess Corp CEO

Companies Are Placing More Plants In Offices, Offering Flexibility As Employees Weigh Return To Workplace: Quess Corp CEO

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Bengaluru-based Quess Corp, one of India's largest staffing companies and private sector employers, sees a turnaround in hiring sentiment for...
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EPF: ₹37 Crore Of PF Savings Withdrawn Illegally

EPF: ₹37 Crore Of PF Savings Withdrawn Illegally

EPF Updates & Cases
Several crores of Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) savings have been drained out through fraudulent withdrawals at a regional office in...
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Kerala HC: Article 25 Does Not Provide Any Immunity From Taxation On The Basis Of Religion, Salaries Of Nuns And Priests Working As Teachers Liable To TDS

Case Studies Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases Income Tax & TDS: Updates Labor Law Updates (Central)
The Kerala High Court recently ruled that salaries paid to nuns and priests of religious congregations, working as teachers in educations institutions...
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HR Initiatives: Updates & Cases
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The labour ministry is considering fine-tuning some contentious provisions and rules concerning the four labour Codes passed by Parliament recently,...
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o matter how any organization might evolve in the future, it is difficult to envisage an evolution that is not,...
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On the first day of Parliament’s monsoon session, the ministry of labour and employment on Monday said that the “government...
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Private projects, startups, non-IT companies that needed a specialist, product companies and outsourcers, IT giants with thousands of employees, and...
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ID Act: Updates & Cases
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Labor Law: Case Study
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Here’s a roundup of 86 HR quotes on key topics like leadership, communication, culture, and teamwork, recruiting, and managing talent....
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As organizations increasingly struggle to retain their current workforce as well as hire fast enough to keep up with consumer...
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Neha Mantoo is Head of Talent Acquisition in India for Better.com. Neha comes with 13 years of Human Resources (HR)...
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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
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Labor Law Updates (Central)
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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
What if you could take a break in the middle of a working day and go out for a quick...
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Labor Law Updates (Central)
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EPF Updates & Cases
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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The corporate world is attentive to the impact of Code on Wages on the Cost to the Company. Multiple articles are...
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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Companies don’t usually consider the Human Resource (HR) department as the most important department in a company. It is such a shame...
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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
BJP's Bhupendra Yadav has been given the charge of the Ministry of Labour and Employment in the reshuffle of Prime...
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Centre May Notify Labour Codes In 4 Months

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The labour ministry may notify the labour codes in the next three-four months, paving way for their implementation as it expects over 15 states...
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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
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Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar Resigns From Union Cabinet

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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar has resigned from the Union Cabinet ahead of the scheduled Cabinet reshuffle this evening. Gangwar, who...
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EPF Updates & Cases
EPFO- the provident fund managing body in the country has released a notice wherein it said "It is hereby notified...
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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Developing a candidate for a CEO position is different from developing someone for a managerial position. When a high potential...
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ESIC Scheme adds 10.41 Lakh New Members In April 2021

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ESI Updates & Cases
Around 10.41 lakh new members joined the ESIC-run social security scheme in April, official data showed on Friday, giving a...
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In order to provide relief to the taxpayers facing the hardship due to covid 19, the government has announced certain...
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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Human resource leaders should focus on ‘wholistic wellbeing’, use data and technology to enhance employee wellbeing, says the third annual flagship...
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EPF Updates & Cases
Net new enrolments with retirement fund body EPFO increased by 13.73 per cent to 12.76 lakh in April from 11.22 lakh in March this...
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The Centre on Friday extended the last date for linking Aadhaar with PAN by three months to September 30.  The Centre...
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EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) which is a mandatory contribution from the salary of individuals working in private or governments sectors...
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30 HR Quotes: To Uplift And Motivate HR Professionals

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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
We all need our regular doses of motivation to keep us get going. Like Zig Ziglar rightly quoted, "People often say that...
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Allahabad High Court: Gratuity Due To Employee Cannot Be Stopped

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Madras HC: Issues Notice On Plea Against Social Security Code

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
he Indian Government’s decision to consolidate 29 central labour laws into 4 labour codes, is a move that is going...
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PM Modi: Ease Of Doing Business Reform Is Of Particular Help To MSEs Who Suffer Most From ‘Inspector Raj’

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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
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Labour Ministry: Thinking To Extend ABRY Deadline Till March 2022 To Boost Fresh Hiring

Labour Ministry: Thinking To Extend ABRY Deadline Till March 2022 To Boost Fresh Hiring

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The Ministry of Labour and Employment is considering extending the timeline of the Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana (ABRY) till March next year...
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EPF Updates & Cases
Those who have lost an earning member to the novel coronavirus should remember to file the claim for money lying...
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Aadhaar Pan link last date is on June 30. With a few days left, you should link your Aadhaar with...
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The main USP of the Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF), apart from safety and high returns (compared to other fixed options...
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Labour Ministry: No Intention To Delay Fixing Minimum Wages

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
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Santosh Gangwar: Government Is Committed To Towards The Health, Safety And Welfare Of Workers

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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
 Minister of Labour and Employment Shri Santosh Gangwarhas said that the government is committed towards the health, safety and welfare...
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Centre May Separate EPF, Pension Accounts

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EPF Updates & Cases
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TDS: Know All About New Rules From July 1, 2021

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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
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Provident Fund: Link Your UAN With Aadhaar

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EPF Updates & Cases
On June 15, the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation extended the deadline for seeding salaried individuals’ Aadhaar to their universal account numbers (UAN)....
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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
As per income tax rules any individual having an annual income of more than Rs 2.50 lakh is required to...
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MSME Ministry Extends Validity Of Udhyog Aadhaar Till Dec 31, 2021

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GST: Updates & Cases
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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
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Updates: Aadhar - PAN
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Labour Ministry: Defers Mandatory Aadhar Verification For Filing Monthly PF Returns By 3 Months

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EPF Updates & Cases
The labour ministry has deferred by three months the mandatory Aadhar verification for filing of monthly provident fund returns by employers. The transfer is...
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Report: 3 Million Jobs In Indian IT Firms To Be Slashed By Next Year

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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The domestic IT sector employs around 16 million, of them around 9 million are employed in low-skilled services and BPO...
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Labor Law: Case Study
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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Download: Official Gazette Provision For Setting Up Of Technical Committees Under Occupational Safety, Health And Working Conditions Code, 2020 The...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of May-2021: “One Clik”

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Official Gazette (All) Extension Of Working Hours For Factories In Himachal Pradesh Government of Himachal Pradesh vide notification no.Shram(A)4-3/2017...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of April-2021: “One Clik”

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Official Gazette (All) List Of Implemented And Non-Implemented Areas Under ESIC The ESIC vide circular No. X-11/14/6/2015-P&D dated 1st...
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Labour Ministry Notifies Draft Rules For Compensation Under Code On Social Security

Labour Ministry Notifies Draft Rules For Compensation Under Code On Social Security

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The labour ministry has notified draft Rules for providing compensation to workers under the Code on Social Security, 2020, a move aimed at ensuring payments...
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EPF Withdrawal: How To Avoid TDS

EPF Withdrawal: How To Avoid TDS

EPF Updates & Cases
The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has recently granted its members to get a second non-refundable COVID-19 advance in light...
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Government Forms Expert Group To Provide Recommendations On Fixation Of Minimum Wages

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
The government has constituted an expert group to provide technical inputs and recommendations on fixation of minimum wages in the country as...
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EPFO: Changes PF Withdrawal Rule For Non-Refundable Advance

EPFO: Changes PF Withdrawal Rule For Non-Refundable Advance

EPF Updates & Cases
The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has recently changed the Provident Fund (PF) withdrawal rules, allowing PF account holders to withdraw money...
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EPF & ESI: Government Announces Additional Benefits

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EPF Updates & Cases ESI Updates & Cases
The Ministry of Labour and Employment on Sunday announced additional benefits for workers through social securities schemes run by the...
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Air India Employees Demand Probe Into PF Trusts

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EPF Updates & Cases
Eight unions of employees have written to Minister of Civil Aviation Hardeep Puri demanding an “independent forensic audit” into the...
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Variable Dearness Allowance Hike (Cenral): 1.5 Crore Workers To Benefit As Minimum Wage Raised

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
The ministry of labour and employment on Friday announced a hike in the variable dearness allowance (VDA) for workers in...
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Gujarat Govt: Hostels For Labourers Will Also Have Canteen Facilities

Gujarat Govt: Hostels For Labourers Will Also Have Canteen Facilities

Labor Law Updates (State Wise)
The state government has told the Gujarat high court that to avoid hardships that the migrant labourers faced during the...
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Labour Codes: Implementation May Be Pushed To Next Year

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Implementation of big-ticket labour reforms could get pushed to next year as most state governments are going slow on readying...
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Aadhaar Mandatory For All Workers To Avail Social Security Benefits

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The government has made Aadhaar the mandatory identification proof for all workers from the organised and unorganised sectors to avail...
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EPFO: Increases Maximum Death Insurance Benefit To ₹ 7 Lakh

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EPF Updates & Cases
India’s retirement fund manager on Friday raised the death insurance benefits for subscribers of its employees’ deposit-linked insurance (EDLI) scheme,...
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The Ministry of Labour & Employment on Tuesday announced setting up of 20 control rooms to address grievances of migrant...
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PF Balance: Check Without UAN Number

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EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has been taking various steps to make the Provident Fund (PF) investments more transparent for the...
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Delay In Drafting Of Rules By State Govts: Further Postpones Implementation Of Labour Reforms

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The labour reforms passed by the central government in September 2020 might need further time to get implemented due to...
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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Need For Challan Correction While depositing TDS payment to the Central Government Account using either Online or Offline mode, following...
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While the transaction via e-wallets and UPI transactions have increased manifold in the current times when there are restrictions in...
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POSH Act: Updates & Cases
Google and Alphabet employees have addressed an open letter to company chief Sundar Pichai, speaking about the lack of action...
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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
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EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
EPFO UAN: Are you having a Universal Account Number or UAN but don’t know what it is or if you...
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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
After the end of each fiscal year, specified individuals are required to file an ITR. To facilitate prompt filing of...
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As India Defers Labour Codes: Social Security Benefits To Gig Workers Get Delayed

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
The deferment of labour codes beyond April 1 brought a much-needed respite to the employers and companies who were struggling...
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Labor Law Updates (Central)
The Niti Aayog’s draft Migrant Labour Policy is a clear statement of intent to better recognise migrants’ contribution to the...
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UMANG is a single platform that allows all Indian citizens to access pan-India e-Government services from the central government to...
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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
The global pandemic has changed the lens through which we view the world. The future of work has arrived before...
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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
NTPC has a total employee strength of over 19,000 people. One would wonder what challenges an HR leader faces when...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of March-2021: “One Clik”

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Official Gazette (All) The Puducherry Factories (Amendment) Rules, 2020 The Government of Puducherry vide notification G.O. Ms. No. 03/2020/Lab...
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New TDS Rules That Will Effect From July 1, 2021

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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Non-filers will face a higher penalty in the current fiscal year, which has already started from April 1, 2021. The...
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Labour Ministry: To Sets up Panels to Review Existing Rules Under the OSH Code

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Ministry of labour & Employment has set up three expert committees to review the existing rules and suggest standards under...
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ESI Updates & Cases
Senior IAS officer, Mukhmeet S. Bhatia took over the charge of Director General of Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) on April 04, 2021. He...
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It Can’t Be Business As Usual for the State, ‘Employers’ in the Case of Gig Workers

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Recent media reports indicate that Amazon India’s ‘delivery partners’ (read: workers or employees) are planning to call for a 24-hour strike across...
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Karnataka HC: No Need For Employees To Apply For Payment of Gratuity, Pay Immediately On Cessation of Employment

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Gratuity: Updates & Case
The High Court of Karnatala has held that the payment of gratuity would not depend upon the employee filing an...
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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
1. HR IS SPLIT UP IN THREE PARTS A. HR OPERATIONS Most of what HR does, can be captured under...
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Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Act, 2021 receives President’s assent

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
On March 25, 2021, the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Act, 2021 received President’s assent which will modify the Medical...
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Amazon Delivery Staff in India Plans for a Nationwide Strike

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Strike - Lockout
Amazon delivery staff in India is set to host a nationwide strike in the coming days to demand an increase...
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Enhancing performance management in the post-pandemic era

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COVID-19 shook the world like never before, months of stretched lockdown worldwide, disrupting how organizations function. Dispersed, distributed, and remote...
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Labour Minister: 16.5 Lakh Registrations Under Atmanirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana

Labour Minister: 16.5 Lakh Registrations Under Atmanirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Gangwar has informed the Parliament in a written response that about 16. 5 lakh individuals...
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Income Tax Rules Will Change From April, 2021

Income Tax Rules Will Change From April, 2021

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The financial year is ending soon. Budget 2021 has left personal income tax rates unchanged, however, it came with some changes, majorly...
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Lok Sabha: Passes MMDR Amendment Bill

Lok Sabha: Passes MMDR Amendment Bill

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2021, which shall remove restrictions of...
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As States Go Slow On Framing Rules, Roll-Out Of Labour Codes May Take A While

As States Go Slow On Framing Rules, Roll-Out Of Labour Codes May Take A While

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The roll-out of the new labour codes in India may get pushed back due to a delay by state governments...
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Centre Hasn’t Agreed To Proposals On Increasing Work Hours: Santosh Sangwar

Centre Hasn’t Agreed To Proposals On Increasing Work Hours: Santosh Sangwar

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Labour minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar, on Monday, informed the Lok Sabha that the Centre has not agreed to proposals by various...
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50 Lakh Gig Workers Under ESIC To Be Brought Under Social Security Code

50 Lakh Gig Workers Under ESIC To Be Brought Under Social Security Code

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The labour ministry has set a target to bring 40-50 lakh platform and gig workers under the Employees’ State Insurance...
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Implementation Of New Labour Codes Delayed, Likely After Assembly Polls

Implementation Of New Labour Codes Delayed, Likely After Assembly Polls

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The implementation of the four new labour codes, replacing 29 Central labour laws, is likely to take place after the...
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Why 72% Employees Are Looking For New Job Opportunities

Why 72% Employees Are Looking For New Job Opportunities

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
In March 2020, there was fear and confusion among employers and employees when the nation went into the lockdown. The fear was...
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Employee’s Contribution To EPF Paid Beyond Due Date Cannot Be Disallowed: ITAT

Employee’s Contribution To EPF Paid Beyond Due Date Cannot Be Disallowed: ITAT

ESI Updates & Cases
The Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT), Chennai Bench ruled that the assessing officer erred in confirming disallowances towards employees’ contribution to PF and ESI. The assessee...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of February-2021: “One Clik”

Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of February-2021: “One Clik”

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Official Gazette (All) Deployment Of Electronic Facility At Employer Interface Of EPFO’s Unified Portal For Principal Employers To View...
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Govt: Pension Scheme Not To Be Linked With Inflation Index

Govt: Pension Scheme Not To Be Linked With Inflation Index

EPF Updates & Cases
New Delhi: There is no plan to link the Employees’ Pension Scheme (EPS) with the inflation index, the Union labour...
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Delhi High Court: Promotion Of Candidate Will Take Effect From Date Of Eligibility And Not Date Of Interview

Delhi High Court: Promotion Of Candidate Will Take Effect From Date Of Eligibility And Not Date Of Interview

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
The Delhi High Court on Monday held that the promotion of a candidate would take effect from date of eligibility...
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What Are Income Tax Rates And Slabs Under The New Tax Regime?

What Are Income Tax Rates And Slabs Under The New Tax Regime?

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
From FY 2020-21, taxpayers can choose between two income tax regimes - the existing/old tax regime and the new, concessional one. By...
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Cabinet Approves Amendments To MMDR Act To Reform Mining Sector: Report

Cabinet Approves Amendments To MMDR Act To Reform Mining Sector: Report

Labor Law Updates (Central)
The cabinet has approved amendments to the MMDR Act, CNBC-TV18 reported quoting sources. It had previously said in a report that the cabinet was...
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Labour Ministry: ESIC To Run New Hospitals All By Itself

Labour Ministry: ESIC To Run New Hospitals All By Itself

ESI Updates & Cases
All newly constructed hospitals and those approved in future will now be run by the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) itself,...
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Kerala HC: Temporary Govt Employees Not To Be Regularised

Kerala HC: Temporary Govt Employees Not To Be Regularised

Case Studies
The service of a temporary government employee or those working in any institution with “deep and pervasive state control” cannot...
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Separate Fund Under EPFO Likely For New Individuals

Separate Fund Under EPFO Likely For New Individuals

EPF Updates & Cases
The government could create a separate fund under the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) for contributions from individuals who join the scheme...
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Supreme Court: Multiple Complaints By The Same Party Against The Same Accused In Respect Of The Same Incident Impermissible

Supreme Court: Multiple Complaints By The Same Party Against The Same Accused In Respect Of The Same Incident Impermissible

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
The Supreme Court observed that multiple complaints by the same party against the same accused in respect of the same...
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Karnataka HC: An Employee Is Entitled To Earned Leave Only If He Works

Karnataka HC: An Employee Is Entitled To Earned Leave Only If He Works

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
Earned leave is a privilege a workman would be entitled to only if he actually works & can’t be earned...
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Code On Wages: Impact On Indian Workforce And Other Questions

Code On Wages: Impact On Indian Workforce And Other Questions

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The COVID-19 pandemic, apart from creating a national health emergency, had severely impacted the Indian workforce, leading to a mass...
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Labour Strike: Toyota Kirloskar Motors Asks Bidadi Plant Workers To Return To Work

Labour Strike: Toyota Kirloskar Motors Asks Bidadi Plant Workers To Return To Work

Strike - Lockout
Carmaker Toyota Kirloskar Motors (TKM) on March 4 asked all workers to resume work at the Bidadi plant in Karnataka by March 5, a day...
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Measuring Developer Productivity: How To Get It Right?

Measuring Developer Productivity: How To Get It Right?

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
“What gets measured, gets managed”, once said by Peter Drucker. In today’s competitive business environment, project managers, stakeholders, and executives...
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ILO Report: Indians Work Longest, Earn Least With Virtually No Time for Leisure

ILO Report: Indians Work Longest, Earn Least With Virtually No Time for Leisure

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
New Delhi: A new report by the International Labour Organization (ILO) has revealed that Indians are among the most overworked workers globally...
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Supreme Court: Salaries & Pensions Are Rightful Entitlements Of Government Employees; Appropriate Interest Must Be Paid For Delayed Payment

Supreme Court: Salaries & Pensions Are Rightful Entitlements Of Government Employees; Appropriate Interest Must Be Paid For Delayed Payment

Labor Law Updates (Central)
The Supreme Court observed that salaries and pensions are rightful entitlements of Government employees and the Government which has delayed...
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Supreme Court: Ignoring Merit In Public Job Selection Violation Of Constitution

Supreme Court: Ignoring Merit In Public Job Selection Violation Of Constitution

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
A Bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao and Indira Banerjee made the observation while upholding an order of Jharkhand High...
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GOI Introduced Four Labour Codes To Simplify The Country’s Existing Labour Laws: Saurab Bhagat

GOI Introduced Four Labour Codes To Simplify The Country’s Existing Labour Laws: Saurab Bhagat

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
JAMMU, Feb 24: Saurab Bhagat, IAS, Commissioner/Secretary to Govt. Labour & Employment Department and  Abdul Rashid War, KAS Labour Commissioner, J&K interacted...
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Exhausted 80C Limit? You can still get tax benefits on life insurance premium this year

Exhausted 80C Limit? You can still get tax benefits on life insurance premium this year

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Normally, tax benefits on life insurance premium is available under section 80C of the Income Tax Act. However, the annual...
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WFH Diaries: Employees Need Masterclass On Professional Communication

WFH Diaries: Employees Need Masterclass On Professional Communication

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
The human resource head of a consumer electronics firm wrote a detailed email to his 500-member workforce that there was...
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EPFO: Launches SMS-Based Booking Service

EPFO: Launches SMS-Based Booking Service

EPF Updates & Cases
The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has launched "Freedom2021", an SMS-based helpline for PF beneficiaries. PF beneficiaries in Coimbatore, Tiruppur,...
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Work From Anywhere Is The Future Of Work As It Increases Productivity: Prithwiraj Choudhury

Work From Anywhere Is The Future Of Work As It Increases Productivity: Prithwiraj Choudhury

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Prithwiraj Choudhury teaches business administration at Harvard Business School. Speaking to Srijana Mitra Das, he discusses why work from anywhere will soon be the norm...
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IT Companies To Continue With Work From Home

IT Companies To Continue With Work From Home

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Kochi: The majority of the IT companies, both within and outside Kerala, do not have any immediate plans to ask...
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EPFO Payroll Data: 12.54 Lac New Subscribers In Dec’20

EPFO Payroll Data: 12.54 Lac New Subscribers In Dec’20

EPF Updates & Cases
Bhubaneswar: There has been an addition of 12.54 lakh subscribers in the month of December, 2020, as per the provisional...
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Karnataka HC: Maternity Leave Law Common For All Staff

Karnataka HC: Maternity Leave Law Common For All Staff

Maternity Act Updates & Cases
BENGALURU: The Karnataka HC  has said the 26-week maternity benefit , which came into force through an amendment to the Maternity Benefit Act...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of January-2021: “One Clik”

Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of January-2021: “One Clik”

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Official Gazette (All) One Time Relaxation Towards Filing Return Of ESI Contribution For The Period April 2020 To September...
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National Pension System: All You Need To Know About Tax Benefits

National Pension System: All You Need To Know About Tax Benefits

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
A pension scheme applicable to all government employees and private employees is the NPS or National Pension System. It is...
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ESIC Join Hands With The National Health Authority

ESIC Join Hands With The National Health Authority

ESI Updates & Cases
In a big leap taken by Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) to ensure better accessibility of medical facilities for its...
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CSR Amendment Rules, 2021: A New Paradigm

CSR Amendment Rules, 2021: A New Paradigm

CSR: Updates & Cases
The concept of Corporate Social Responsibility (hereinafter referred as CSR) is known for its philanthropic nature. The term has its...
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Labour Ministry Clarifies On Four Labour Codes’ ILO Compliance

Labour Ministry Clarifies On Four Labour Codes’ ILO Compliance

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The labour ministry, on Tuesday, clarified that the International Labour Organisation has not commented on India’s lack of compliance while finalising the four labour...
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Proposed Labour Codes For Employers And Employees

Proposed Labour Codes For Employers And Employees

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The four labour codes enacted by Parliament, beginning with the Code on Wages in 2019, are set to be implemented...
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Standing Orders on WFH: Formalisation Of WFH To Spur Second-Career Women To Re-enter Workforce

Standing Orders on WFH: Formalisation Of WFH To Spur Second-Career Women To Re-enter Workforce

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Labour Ministry on January 1 published its draft standing orders on work from home (WFH) for the services sector...
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New Wage Code: To Increase Compensation Cost For Companies Amid Retrospective Provisions

New Wage Code: To Increase Compensation Cost For Companies Amid Retrospective Provisions

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
New Delhi: From April, your take-home pay may get impacted while companies may see 3%-10% increase in their wage cost...
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TDS: Every Time You Make A Payment, Ask If The Receiver Has Filed Tax Returns In Last Two Years

TDS: Every Time You Make A Payment, Ask If The Receiver Has Filed Tax Returns In Last Two Years

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
“Suppose you are making payment to a contractor. And, when you’re getting the work executed, you’re supposed to deduct TDS...
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EPFO: Electronic Facility For Principal Employers To View Compliances

EPFO: Electronic Facility For Principal Employers To View Compliances

EPF Updates & Cases
In big news for employers and contract workers, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has launched an electronic facility for...
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Niti Aayog Constitutes Sub-Group To Prepare A Plan For Migrant Workers: Santosh Gangwar

Niti Aayog Constitutes Sub-Group To Prepare A Plan For Migrant Workers: Santosh Gangwar

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The NITI Aayog has constituted a sub-group to prepare a National Action Plan for Migrant Workers, labour minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar mentioned. “The sub-group, which comprises...
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Labour Ministry: To Finalise Rules Under 4 Codes By This Week

Labour Ministry: To Finalise Rules Under 4 Codes By This Week

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Ministry of Labour and Employment is likely to complete the process to finalise the rules under the four labour...
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TDS Rate Chart For FY 2021-22: (AY 2022-23) Including Budget 2021 Amendments

TDS Rate Chart For FY 2021-22: (AY 2022-23) Including Budget 2021 Amendments

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) is one of the important compliance for Income Tax Assessee. Every Deductor has to deduct...
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Labour Codes: Free Medical Check-up, 4-Day Work Week Among Draft Rules

Labour Codes: Free Medical Check-up, 4-Day Work Week Among Draft Rules

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The proposed labour codes could provide companies with the flexibility of four working days in a week, even as the...
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HR Agenda 2021: Strategies To Prepare For The Future

HR Agenda 2021: Strategies To Prepare For The Future

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
he pandemic brought forth a high employee-focus across levels. The work-life design was shaken-up, and areas like Health & Wellness,...
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Delhi HC: Salary Is A Fundamental Right; Denial Of Salary Not Allowed Even If Employer Has No Funds

Delhi HC: Salary Is A Fundamental Right; Denial Of Salary Not Allowed Even If Employer Has No Funds

Salary: Updates & Rules
The Delhi High Court’s latest ruling includes and impacts those currently serving, doctors and paramedics and health workers, covering the...
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Supreme Court: No Relief For Delhi Judicial Officer On Sexual Harassment Row

Supreme Court: No Relief For Delhi Judicial Officer On Sexual Harassment Row

POSH Act: Updates & Cases
The Supreme Court has refused to come to the rescue of a Delhi judicial officer suspended for sexual harassment charges...
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Santosh Kumar Gangwar: Labour Ministry Has Not Agreed To Extend The Working Hours

Santosh Kumar Gangwar: Labour Ministry Has Not Agreed To Extend The Working Hours

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The labour minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar on Wednesday said his ministry has not agreed to amendments proposed by the state...
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FM: Highlights Implementation Of Labour Codes

FM: Highlights Implementation Of Labour Codes

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, while presenting the Union Budget 2021-22 in Parliament on Monday, said the four Labour Codes would...
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Budget 2021: Employers To Lose Deduction For Employee’s Contribution To EPF If They Don’t Deposit On Time

Budget 2021: Employers To Lose Deduction For Employee’s Contribution To EPF If They Don’t Deposit On Time

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Budget 2021 has proposed to dis-allow deduction of employee’s PF contribution as an expense to employers if they do not deposit it...
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Budget 2021: No Filing Of Income Tax Return (ITR) By Senior Citizens

Budget 2021: No Filing Of Income Tax Return (ITR) By Senior Citizens

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Budget 2021 for Senior Citizens: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, while presenting the Budget 2021, has proposed no filing of Income Tax...
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FM: Social Security Benefit To Be Extended to Platform, Gig workers

FM: Social Security Benefit To Be Extended to Platform, Gig workers

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI: The government on Monday said social security benefits  will be extended to platform and gig workers. Presenting the Union Budget...
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Budget 2021: Interest on PF Contribution Above Rs 2.5 Lakh To Be Taxable

Budget 2021: Interest on PF Contribution Above Rs 2.5 Lakh To Be Taxable

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The budget has taken away some of the tax-free havens widely used by high-income earners and HNIs. The interest earned...
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Budget 2021: Income Tax Announcements

Budget 2021: Income Tax Announcements

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
In a relief to senior citizens, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced that no income tax filing required for seniors citizens...
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WFH: 74% of Indian Workforce Feels Difficult To Coach New Employees

WFH: 74% of Indian Workforce Feels Difficult To Coach New Employees

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Though remote working has become the new normal and many professionals would want to continue working from home in the...
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Have The Labour Markets Recovered Post-lockdown?

Have The Labour Markets Recovered Post-lockdown?

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
The forthcoming Union Budget will be presented in the backdrop of the largest ever contraction – the National Statistical Office...
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Central trade unions: Ministry To Put on Hold Four Labour Codes & Re-start Discussions

Central trade unions: Ministry To Put on Hold Four Labour Codes & Re-start Discussions

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The joint platform of 10 central trade unions have asked the labour ministry to put on hold the four labour codes and instead re-start discussions with...
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Government Completes Tripartite Talks on Labour Codes

Government Completes Tripartite Talks on Labour Codes

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The government on Wednesday completed tripartite consultations for four new labour codes, moving a step closer to finalising the rules...
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To Create A Connected Workplace In 2021 And Beyond

To Create A Connected Workplace In 2021 And Beyond

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
COVID-19 has transformed our ideas about how and where we work - placing flexibility, adaptability, and technology at the heart...
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Budget 2021: Needs To Hike Gratuity Exemption Limit, Tax Benefits On EPF, NPS Due to New Labour Laws

Budget 2021: Needs To Hike Gratuity Exemption Limit, Tax Benefits On EPF, NPS Due to New Labour Laws

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The year 2020 ended with hope for a better 2021 in all facets of our lives - economic, social and...
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A Critique of Model Standing Orders Under the Industrial Relations Code

A Critique of Model Standing Orders Under the Industrial Relations Code

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
In bits and pieces, the central government has released the Rules related to the Industrial Relations Code (IRC), 2020. State...
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Dismissal Of Workman By Employer Cannot Be Interfered With Merely Because Disciplinary Enquiry Was Not Conducted: Supreme Court

Dismissal Of Workman By Employer Cannot Be Interfered With Merely Because Disciplinary Enquiry Was Not Conducted: Supreme Court

Dis. Proceeding - Domestic Inquiry
The Supreme Court observed that dismissal of a workman by his/her employer cannot be interfered with merely on the ground...
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Adhaar Authentication Error In EPF

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
ERRORREASONError During Aadhar Authentication In PF PortalError that occurs due to authentication failure of Aadhar number in uidai websiteDetails Mismatch With...
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EPFO Account: Update Exit Date In 4 Easy Steps

EPFO Account: Update Exit Date In 4 Easy Steps

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
If you are an account holder with the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) and want to update your date of...
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Withdraw PF Amount: If It’s Stuck In Your Previous Company

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
You Must Have Completed Your Bank KYC In case you have moved a company and have not been able to...
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EPF: Procedure To Fill Form 10C Online

EPF: Procedure To Fill Form 10C Online

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Employees 'Pension Fund (EPF) or Employees' Pension Scheme (EPS) is an EPFO-funded retirement scheme for workers working in established workplaces....
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How To Update Bank Account Details In EPF Account?

How To Update Bank Account Details In EPF Account?

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), the retirement fund body, allows subscribers to make withdrawals from their EPF Account. In order to ensure...
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Employer’s PF Share Cannot Be Deducted From Member’s Salary

Employer’s PF Share Cannot Be Deducted From Member’s Salary

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
I left a company after serving four years and 11 months. On resigning, I was given only my contribution to...
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EPF: Check Balance By Missed Call, SMS, App, Online

EPF: Check Balance By Missed Call, SMS, App, Online

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Most salaried employees have EPF (Employee Provident Fund), which is regulated by EPFO. Earlier it was almost impossible to check...
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Provident Fund: To Add, Link, Update, Check Status Of KYC In PF Account

Provident Fund: To Add, Link, Update, Check Status Of KYC In PF Account

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Once the KYC details are verified and seeded with the PF account, transfer of account or viewing passbook etc becomes...
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Find & Active – UAN: EPFO Member Portal

Find & Active – UAN: EPFO Member Portal

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
UAN Login: At times, the employees want to know their universal account number (UAN) or may have forgotten it. One can...
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How to Upload KYC Details in EPF UAN ?

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
To upload the KYC document on the EPF UAN, follow the steps mentioned below: Visit the EPFO’s member portal https://unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface/...
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How to file EPF complaint online at EPF Grievance Website?

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Visit http://epfigms.gov.in/ and Click on the Register Grievance to register EPF complaints. The fields marked as * are mandatory to fill. In Enter EPF Details you have...
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4 reasons for rejection of EPF withdrawal claim and how to avoid it

4 reasons for rejection of EPF withdrawal claim and how to avoid it

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
In March, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) announced that members can withdraw money from their EPF corpus to tide...
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PF: online withdrawal procedure (Form 31, 19, 10C)

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
In order to apply for PF withdrawal online, you need to make sure the following conditions are met. UAN should...
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PF Transfer Online – Procedure Transfer through EPFO Portal

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Login to Unified portal (member interface) by using your credentials i.e., UAN number and password. After login, click on ‘One Member –...
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EPF UAN name, gender and date of birth correction – Online procedure

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Step 1-Visit the EPFO’s Unified Member Portal. Log in to the account using your login using UAN number and password. Then...
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How to link Aadhar Card to EPF online?

EPF-ESI: Queries & Solutions
Using online facility of EPFO you can easily link your Aadhar to EPF. Let us see the steps involved in...
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Industry Leaders: New Wage Policy Will Have Monetary Impact Both On Employees And Employers

Industry Leaders: New Wage Policy Will Have Monetary Impact Both On Employees And Employers

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
With the government introducing the new wage policy, there has been quite a hustle across industries. The new Code on Wages...
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EPFO: Settles 56.79 Lakh COVID-19 Advance Claims, Releases Over ₹14,000 Crore Till Dec 20

EPFO: Settles 56.79 Lakh COVID-19 Advance Claims, Releases Over ₹14,000 Crore Till Dec 20

EPF Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI : Retirement fund body EPFO has settled 56.79 lakh COVID-19 non-refundable advance claims, and has disbursed ₹14,310 crore till December...
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HR Trends: In Shaping The New World Of Work

HR Trends: In Shaping The New World Of Work

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Businesses across sectors faced turbulent times during the COVID-19 period as uncertainty loomed large. For many the very survival seemed...
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Holidays List, 2021: State Wise (part 2)

Holidays List, 2021: State Wise (part 2)

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Lists of all Holidays in year 2021, which includes Government and National Holidays. Plan your year-end returns and official 2021...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of December-2020: “One Clik”

Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of December-2020: “One Clik”

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Official Gazette (All) Online Issue And Renewal Of Trade License To Implement Ease Of Doing Business In Telangana The...
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Third Phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana To Be Launched

Third Phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana To Be Launched

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
The third phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 3.0)  will be launched today in 600 districts across all...
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Code on Wages, Code on Social Security To Increase Employer’s Financial Liability

Code on Wages, Code on Social Security To Increase Employer’s Financial Liability

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Code on Social Security, 2020 and the Code on  Wages, 2019 will result in an increase in the financial...
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Decoding Code On Wages: Central and State Govts Must Decide The National Floor Wage and Minimum Rates of Wages

Decoding Code On Wages: Central and State Govts Must Decide The National Floor Wage and Minimum Rates of Wages

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Rumours are rife that the Code on Wages, 2019, is likely to result in an exponential increase in the financial...
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Four Labour Codes May Get Implemented Ahead of Schedule

Four Labour Codes May Get Implemented Ahead of Schedule

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Union government Tuesday indicated that it is accelerating labour reforms and looking for an early implementation of the four labour codes,...
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Rules Under 3 Labour Codes To Be Finalised By Month-End: Apurva Chandra

Rules Under 3 Labour Codes To Be Finalised By Month-End: Apurva Chandra

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI: Rules under codes on industrial relations, social security and occupational safety health & working conditions (OSH) will be finalised...
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WEF: Anxiety Related To Job Changes Has Increased

WEF: Anxiety Related To Job Changes Has Increased

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
According to a World Economic Forum-Ipsos survey, stress, anxiety, and loneliness have increased among working people. More than half of...
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Harassing Woman Posted In Different State On Digital Platform Constitutes Harassment In Common Workplace: Rajasthan HC

Harassing Woman Posted In Different State On Digital Platform Constitutes Harassment In Common Workplace: Rajasthan HC

POSH Act: Updates & Cases
Sending inappropriate messages to a subordinate co-worker beyond office hours would constitute sexual harassment in the workplace, the Rajasthan High...
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EPFO Pension Should Move To Defined Contribution: Centre

EPFO Pension Should Move To Defined Contribution: Centre

EPF Updates & Cases
At its second meeting with the officials of Union Labour Ministry and the Employees Provident Fund Organisation on the ‘Functioning...
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Employees: Trust Must Be Earned At The Workplace

Employees: Trust Must Be Earned At The Workplace

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
he survey revealed that nearly two-thirds of employees globally say trust has a direct impact on their sense of belonging...
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L&D Trends That Will Define The Segment In 2021

L&D Trends That Will Define The Segment In 2021

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The year 2020 had been one with extraordinary challenges. As the coronavirus spread across the world, no country was left...
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Gujarat: Amendment To Industrial Disputes Act Gets Presidential Nod

Gujarat: Amendment To Industrial Disputes Act Gets Presidential Nod

Labor Law Updates (State Wise)
Gujarat's amendment to the Industrial Disputes Act that seeks to increase ease of business by reducing the compliance burden on...
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Employee Retention: 4 Tips to Help Keep Your Top Talent

Employee Retention: 4 Tips to Help Keep Your Top Talent

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Decent employees might be a dime a dozen, but all-star employees are worth their weight in gold. The talent you...
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IT Sector’s Return To Office Will Be Gradual But Not 100% In 2021

IT Sector’s Return To Office Will Be Gradual But Not 100% In 2021

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Information technology companies' return to office in 2021 will be gradual with no perceptible change by end of March, revealed a survey...
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Human Resource Trends 2021

Human Resource Trends 2021

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The year 2020 had been topsy turvy one.  Many experienced personal and professional loss, and all of us were pushed...
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Will New Labour Laws Drive Job Creation In 2021?

Will New Labour Laws Drive Job Creation In 2021?

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Bengaluru: With India "likely to have entered a technical recession" for the first time in its history due to the pandemic,...
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Labour Ministry Issues Draft Standing Orders On Work From Home Under New IR Code

Labour Ministry Issues Draft Standing Orders On Work From Home Under New IR Code

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Download: Draft PDF The Labour Ministry on January 1 published its draft standing orders on work from home for the...
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Labour Ministry Issues Guidelines For Atma Nirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana

EPF Updates & Cases
Download: Guidelines The labour ministry has issued guidelines for the Atma Nirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana, clarifying the government will only contribute to new employees earning up...
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For Work From Home To Continue Beyond COVID, The Regulatory Framework Must Change

For Work From Home To Continue Beyond COVID, The Regulatory Framework Must Change

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
While most of the surveys conducted in the last few months confirmed that more than 70 percent of employees and...
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Keeping With The Spirit Of The Mantra Of “Shramev Jayate”, Government Is Committed To The Welfare of Labour

Keeping With The Spirit Of The Mantra Of “Shramev Jayate”, Government Is Committed To The Welfare of Labour

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Minister of State for Labour & Employment Santosh Gangwar released a special stamp on the Labour Bureau on the occasion...
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Labour Surveys To Start In March: Santosh Kumar Gangwar

Labour Surveys To Start In March: Santosh Kumar Gangwar

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
Results of four separate surveys for migrant workers, domestic workers, employment generated by professionals, and the transport sector, by October...
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Labour Codes To Herald New Wave Of Reforms In 2021

Labour Codes To Herald New Wave Of Reforms In 2021

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
New Delhi, Dec 30 () The implementation of four labour codes in one go from April 1 next year will usher in...
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WFH Works, But Offices Will Reopen Cautiously

WFH Works, But Offices Will Reopen Cautiously

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: The concept of work-from-home (WFH), which served India Inc meaningfully during the lockdown, is expected to morph into...
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Is Work From Home Here To Stay?

Is Work From Home Here To Stay?

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The pandemic marked a seismic shift in working practices for most, with the home and the office becoming one for...
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Research: Women Are Better Leaders During A Crisis

Research: Women Are Better Leaders During A Crisis

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
When discussing the careers of women leaders, there’s a phenomenon referred to as the “glass cliff.” It’s an obvious relative...
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Supreme Court: Gratuity Can Be Withheld For Recovery Of Dues

Supreme Court: Gratuity Can Be Withheld For Recovery Of Dues

Gratuity: Updates & Case
The gratuity money of an employee can be withheld and forfeited for recovery of dues such as overstaying in official...
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Things Remote Workers Missed About Their Workplace In 2020

Things Remote Workers Missed About Their Workplace In 2020

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
It hasn’t been easy but we have all somehow adapted to the fact that our homes have become our workplaces....
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When HRD Has A bad Reputation!

When HRD Has A bad Reputation!

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The President of India has recently endorsed the name change of the Human Resources Ministry to Ministry of Education. For...
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How Salaried Individuals Can File ITR Without Form 16

How Salaried Individuals Can File ITR Without Form 16

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
As per income tax rules, every employer must issue Form 16 to employees with income subject to TDS. But there...
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Labour Code 2020: An Attempt To Keep up With Changing Times

Labour Code 2020: An Attempt To Keep up With Changing Times

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
As the second largest labour force in the world, India is all set to embrace the new labour code bill that was...
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EPFO: Difficult Task Of Providing Social Security Cover For Informal Workers In 2021

EPFO: Difficult Task Of Providing Social Security Cover For Informal Workers In 2021

EPF Updates & Cases
New Delhi: Providing social security cover for over 40 crore unorganised sector workers, re-modelling existing schemes and incentivising fresh hiring will pose challenges for...
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I-Tax Dept Launches ‘Jhatpat Processing’ For Quicker ITR Filing

I-Tax Dept Launches ‘Jhatpat Processing’ For Quicker ITR Filing

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
New Delhi: Days ahead of the last date for filing Income Tax Return (ITR), the Income Tax department launched a new...
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The Sheen Of Work From Home Is Fading

The Sheen Of Work From Home Is Fading

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
2020 will be remembered many reasons: the pandemic, below-zero oil prices, a US election that didn’t seem to end and...
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Skill India: First Centre of Excellence For Skill Development In Power Sector

Skill India: First Centre of Excellence For Skill Development In Power Sector

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
In a significant development and in line with the commitment to skill development and vocational training, the Ministry of Skill...
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The Changing Demand For Office Space

The Changing Demand For Office Space

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
COVID-19 has fundamentally challenged and changed the way we, as a global workforce, interact, socialize, and collaborate. Flexible working practices,...
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2021: The Era of Human Resource 3.0

2021: The Era of Human Resource 3.0

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Experts across the nations compare the current pandemic to a black swan event, an event that has significantly and permanently...
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TDS: Correct Wrong Big-ticket Transactions In Form 26AS

TDS: Correct Wrong Big-ticket Transactions In Form 26AS

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The last date for filing income tax return (ITR) is fast approaching, and it is important for taxpayers to check...
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Tax Benefit Against Donations Under Section 80G

Tax Benefit Against Donations Under Section 80G

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
New Delhi: As we near the last quarter of 2020/21, here's a look at how best to review your tax savings...
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Rewind 2020: Skills People Applied to Get Future Ready

Rewind 2020: Skills People Applied to Get Future Ready

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
The year 2020 has unfolded in three chapters – almost in a manner of cause, effect and impact - starting...
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EPFO: Releases Provisional Payroll Data

EPFO: Releases Provisional Payroll Data

EPF Updates & Cases
Bhubaneswar: Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation has added 11.55 lakh net subscribers in the month of October, 2020 as per the...
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Madras HC: No Benefits If Tax Haven Route Not Justified

Madras HC: No Benefits If Tax Haven Route Not Justified

Labor Law Updates (State Wise)
Mumbai: In a judgement that could impact several foreign companies investing in India through subsidiaries or investment arms registered in...
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App-based Transport Workers’ Federation To Labour Ministry: Concern Over Draft SS Code 2020

App-based Transport Workers’ Federation To Labour Ministry: Concern Over Draft SS Code 2020

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Indian Federation of App-based Transport Workers (IFAT) has expressed concerns over the implications of the ongoing public consultation on the Draft Code on...
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New Labour Laws At Root of Unrest In Wistron, Toyota: Siddaramaiah

New Labour Laws At Root of Unrest In Wistron, Toyota: Siddaramaiah

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The BJP government in Karnataka must take proactive steps to resolve industrial disputes causing workers unrest in major multinational manufacturing units in...
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ITR FY 2019-20: List of Essential Documents Required To File Income Tax Return

ITR FY 2019-20: List of Essential Documents Required To File Income Tax Return

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
New Delhi: The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has extended the last date for filing ITR for FY 2019-20 to...
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Why Code On Wages 2019 May Not Ensure Arresting Decline In Wages

Why Code On Wages 2019 May Not Ensure Arresting Decline In Wages

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
According to the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Global Wage Report 2020 published earlier in December, formal sector workers in India...
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Closing The Perception Gap: The Role Of HR

Closing The Perception Gap: The Role Of HR

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
ormance, but how can the HR Roles be even similar. Before your brain wreck yourself wondering how these are even...
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Wage Code: Is It Beneficial To The Employees Or The Employers?

Wage Code: Is It Beneficial To The Employees Or The Employers?

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Code on Wages Bill 2019 has become a topic of much chatter. The new rule states that the allowances...
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Karnataka Govt Dept Finds Violation Of Labour Laws At Wistron Plant

Karnataka Govt Dept Finds Violation Of Labour Laws At Wistron Plant

Factories Act: Updates & cases
The Karnataka government’s Department of Factories, Boilers, Industrial Safety & Health has, in its preliminary report, allegedly found violations of...
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Labour Reform Proposals Will Contribute To India’s Self-Reliance: Santosh Gangwar

Labour Reform Proposals Will Contribute To India’s Self-Reliance: Santosh Gangwar

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Labour and employment minister Santosh Gangwar on Wednesday said labour reform proposals will strike a balance between the interest of...
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A Vibrant Budget Coming To Ensure Economic Revival: FM

A Vibrant Budget Coming To Ensure Economic Revival: FM

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The forthcoming Budget will be a vibrant one that will ensure economy’s sustainable growth, according to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman....
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How Private Sector Employees Can Avail Tax Benefit In LTC Cash Voucher Scheme

How Private Sector Employees Can Avail Tax Benefit In LTC Cash Voucher Scheme

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The COVID-19 pandemic and the consequent nationwide lockdown disrupted people's travel plans. This has meant that many are not able...
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New Labour Code: Govt To Set Up Three National Boards To Determine Minimum Wages And Social Security Parameters

New Labour Code: Govt To Set Up Three National Boards To Determine Minimum Wages And Social Security Parameters

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NEW DELHI: The government will soon set up three national boards to determine the minimum wages, social security parameters, and safety...
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Overtime Pay For Managerial Staff: What Do Law & Senior Professionals Have To Say

Overtime Pay For Managerial Staff: What Do Law & Senior Professionals Have To Say

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The proposed labour law code, as documented under the Code of Wages, 2019 not only overhauls the entire gamut of working standards but...
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WFH May Become Permanent For Some Functions As It Improved Productivity

WFH May Become Permanent For Some Functions As It Improved Productivity

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New Delhi: Working from home could become a permanent feature for some job profiles, with location constraints no longer a...
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2021 is almost here, and HR experts are already arguing that several opportunities opened up to transform how they work...
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The four labour codes subsume 29 legislations. The purpose of each of these regulations was varied and hence the definition...
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The government has come out with a new and universal definition of ‘wages’ to bring in parity amongst the four...
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TCS: Diversity And Inclusion At The Workplace

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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
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EPFO: Subscribers To Get 8.5% Interest For 2019-20 At One Go

EPFO: Subscribers To Get 8.5% Interest For 2019-20 At One Go

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Labor Code: Overtime Pay For White-Collar, Managerial Employees

Labor Code: Overtime Pay For White-Collar, Managerial Employees

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Professionals working extra hours may have something to cheer for in the new labour codes as the new law, if implemented in...
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Income Tax: Big Decision Taken Under Vivad Se Vishwas Scheme

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In a major development, the Income Tax Department has said that entities filing declaration under the direct tax dispute resolution...
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The COVID-19 pandemic has become an innovation accelerator, igniting a wave of creative problem-solving within organizations in every industry. Resilient...
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States May Be Nudged To Modify Laws In Line With labor Codes

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI: After pushing the four labour codes through parliament, the Centre is set to identify state labour laws that are in conflict with...
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Supreme Court: Pulls Up Telangana Govt For ‘insensitivity’ In Dealing With BHEL Officer Suicide Case

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Lists of all Holidays in year 2021, which includes Government and National Holidays. Plan your year-end returns and official 2021...
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LTC/LTA Scheme: Beneficial For An Individual Taxpayer

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The introduction of LTC scheme by the Finance Minister has triggered interest amongst employees. Employers have been receiving inquiries from employees keen to avail...
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Supreme Court: To Resign Is a Right of The Employee

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ESI: Lack of Funds Affecting Functioning of ESIC Hospitals

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Social Security Code Draft Rules, 2020: Is it Inclusive and Representative? [Part 1]

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The government has issued the Draft Rules on Social Security Code (SSC) on November 13, 2020.  While the government’s uncharacteristic proactiveness...
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KPMG: 60% CHROs Feel HR Function Needs to Completely Reinvent Itself

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This year, COVID-19 shook the core paradigms of work and pushed organizations around the world to navigate an unprecedented time...
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Trade Unions Call For Nationwide Strike on Nov 26

Trade Unions Call For Nationwide Strike on Nov 26

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The call for protest is against the Centre’s new labour and farm policies A joint committee of 10 central trade...
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WFH or Work From Anywhere: Creating An Equitable Workplace For Women ?

WFH or Work From Anywhere: Creating An Equitable Workplace For Women ?

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
Recently the Centre did away with the onerous Other Service Provider (OSP) regulations and issued new guidelines for the IT/ITeS...
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J&K High Court: Payment Of Pension Not A Bounty To Employee

J&K High Court: Payment Of Pension Not A Bounty To Employee

Labor Law Updates (State Wise)
SRINAGAR: Observing that payment of pension is not a bounty to the employee, the J&K High Court has directed authorities to...
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HP HC: Whether ‘Appropriate Government’ Can While Exercising Powers Under S.10(1) of ID Act Decline Reference To Tribunal on The Ground of Delay

HP HC: Whether ‘Appropriate Government’ Can While Exercising Powers Under S.10(1) of ID Act Decline Reference To Tribunal on The Ground of Delay

ID Act: Updates & Cases
Himachal Pradesh High Court: A Division Bench of Tarlok Singh Chauhan and Jyotsna Rewal Dua JJ., while deciding the present matter...
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OSH Code: Labour Ministry Proposes 12 Working Hours

OSH Code: Labour Ministry Proposes 12 Working Hours

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Labour Ministry has proposed maximum 12 working hours in a day inclusive of intervals under the draft rules on...
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Income Tax Return For AY 2020-21: How To Prepare For Filing of Your ITR

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Before you actually sit down to upload your income tax return (ITR) or visit your Chartered Accountant for filing your ITR,...
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EPFO: Dismisses Reports About Fall In Number Of Subscribers, Contributing Firms in October

EPFO: Dismisses Reports About Fall In Number Of Subscribers, Contributing Firms in October

EPF Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI: Retirement fund body EPFO on Thursday dismissed media reports about a fall in the number of firms and subscribers contributing towards its...
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Virtual Conflict Resolution: A New Challenge For HR

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Collaboration and conflict are two sides of the same coin. A significant portion of a regular day in the life...
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Gujarat: Deep Sea Effluent Pipeline Likely To Benefit Nearly 4,500 Industrial Units

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The Gujarat government’s proposed Rs 2,300 crore deep sea effluent disposal pipeline project will be beneficial for nearly 4,500 industrial...
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Ker HC | If A Particular Income Is Not Taxable Under Income Tax Act, Cannot be Taxed On Basis Of Estoppel Or Any Other Equitable Doctrine

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Kerala High Court: Vinod Chandran J., while answering the law points in favour of the Revenue department, restrained from any recovery...
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Tips: For People Who Aspire To Be Entrepreneurs

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EPFO: Subscribers Of Firms Down In October 2020

EPFO: Subscribers Of Firms Down In October 2020

EPF Updates & Cases
Establishments registered with the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) fell by more than 30,800 in October from September, indicating companies...
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Karnataka Government To Ban Workers’ Strike: Toyota Kirloskar Factory In Bidadi

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The Karnataka government on Tuesday decided to ban the ongoing workers' strike at Toyota Kirloskar Motor factory in Bidadi. It also...
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Gig Workers Need To Register And Update Info: Social Security Draft Rules

Gig Workers Need To Register And Update Info: Social Security Draft Rules

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Workers in the gig economy will have to constantly update their details on a web portal in a bid to...
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Workplaces With Women On Night Shift Have To Provide Creche & Canteen: Draft Rules Under OSH Code 2020

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New Delhi: To ensure a safe workplace for women employees, the new labour rules being firmed up by the Centre will...
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Will Ask Govt To Make Employers’ Contribution (NPS), Tier-II Account Tax Free For All In Budget: PFRDA

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Pension fund regulator PFRDA will propose to the government to make employers'' contribution of 14 percent under NPS tax free...
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The Centre is looking at mining reforms, including amendments to the Mining Act and auction rules, Coal and Mines Secretary...
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Union Labour Ministry: Draft Rules Under The Code on Social Security 2020

Union Labour Ministry: Draft Rules Under The Code on Social Security 2020

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An employer can reject applications of candidates considered overqualified for a job, the Supreme Court has held, overturning a verdict of...
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EPFO: To Credit First Installment of 8.5% Interest By Diwali

EPF Updates & Cases
According to media reports, Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is likely to credit the first installment of the 8.5% interest for the...
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The COVID-19 pandemic has hit businesses hard and has led organisations to refocus their business strategies. While the pandemic has...
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Nirmala Sitharaman: Pre-filled ITR Forms Will Be Available For Individual Taxpayers

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The Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday, tweeted that pre-filled Income Tax Return (ITR) forms will be available for individual taxpayers. The...
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EPFO: Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana

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Pensioners who get their due pension through Pension Disbursing Authorities (PDAs) such as the bank or the post offices are...
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EPFO: Multiple Options For Pensioners To Submit Life Certificate

EPFO: Multiple Options For Pensioners To Submit Life Certificate

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The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has introduced multiple options to submit life certificate by pensioners in the current Covid-19...
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IT Industry: PM Modi’s Move A ‘Game Changer’ After Govt Relaxes WFH Rules

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Bengaluru: Leaders of the IT and BPO industry in India praised the government's move to relax guidelines in order to...
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ESIC: Subscribers Will Soon Utilize Ayushman Bharat Benefits

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ESI Updates & Cases
The beneficiaries of the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation will quickly be capable to utilise the healthcare services under the Ayushman Bharat or the Pradhan Mantri Jan...
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New Labour Codes: May Take Effect In Current Fiscal Itself

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Union labour ministry is eyeing early implementation of new labour codes, by finalising the rules thereunder. Soon after getting...
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EPFO Pensioners: Soon Be Able To Submit Digital Life Certificate At Any Time During The Year

EPFO Pensioners: Soon Be Able To Submit Digital Life Certificate At Any Time During The Year

EPF Updates & Cases
New Delhi: The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) will allow pensioners to submit their digital Pramaan Patra at any time during...
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Use your PAN number to track the income tax refund status online. It is mandatory to file your income tax...
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ITR Proof For Others: Use Income Tax Acknowledgement

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For professionals and others, who don’t get regular salary, Income Tax Returns (ITRs) are used as income proof for various...
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ESI: Social Security Scheme For Organised Workers

ESI: Social Security Scheme For Organised Workers

ESI Updates & Cases
The Employees’ State Insurance Corporation has kick-started work on a nationwide roll-out of the social security scheme for organised workers once the Social Security Code is implemented, likely...
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Automated Resume Screening Has Turned Talent Into Lemons

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Eliminating web pages stuffed with irrelevant keywords is not a struggle exclusive to search engines. Recruiters and hiring managers too...
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*Vivad se Vishwas Act, 2020: CBDT issues clarification on making payment without additional amount*

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The CBDT issued clarification in respect of direct tax under Vivad se Vishwas Act, 2020, wherein the Board has extended the...
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Work-from-home is the new norm now. The coronavirus pandemic has forced businesses across the world to enforce the system of...
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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
lobal Business environment today is characterized by 2 Facts (1) accelerated pace of change and (2) global and intense competition....
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ESIC:  Amendment To Confinement Expenses To Rs. 7500

ESIC: Amendment To Confinement Expenses To Rs. 7500

ESI Updates & Cases
Labour ministry has done away with the provision of lowered rate of contribution by employees and employers to the Employees’ State...
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EPFO: Plans Afoot To Bring Two Schemes Under PF

EPFO: Plans Afoot To Bring Two Schemes Under PF

EPF Updates & Cases
New Delhi: The government is proposing to bring the voluntary pension scheme for small traders and unorganised workers under the...
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Draft Rules: Labor Code,2020

Draft Rules: Labor Code,2020

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Virtual celebration ideas are ways to recognize achievements and observe special occasions online. Online parties and digital shout-outs are fun...
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Kerala HC Stays ESIC Decision To Cancel IP Quota In Medical, Dental Colleges

Kerala HC Stays ESIC Decision To Cancel IP Quota In Medical, Dental Colleges

ESI Updates & Cases
Thiruvananthapuram: The decision taken by the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) to cancel the IP Quota has been stayed by Kerala...
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CBDT: Recognized PFs Can Invest In ‘A’ Or Higher Rated Securities

EPF Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI : The Income Tax department has allowed recognised provident funds to invest in 'A' or higher-rated debt securities, a...
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Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme For Girl Child: Invest 14 Years, Will Get Up to 66 Lakh Returns

Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme For Girl Child: Invest 14 Years, Will Get Up to 66 Lakh Returns

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme for girl child has been launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Central Government for better...
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Decoding the Industrial Relations Code, 2020

Decoding the Industrial Relations Code, 2020

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Background In the background of the unprecedented slump that the Indian economy is currently going through on account of the...
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Key Leadership Changes: WeWork India

Key Leadership Changes: WeWork India

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
WeWork India has announced key strategic appointments to its India leadership team. The co-working giant continues to focus on long...
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ESIC: 9.3 Lakh New Members In August, 2020

ESIC: 9.3 Lakh New Members In August, 2020

ESI Updates & Cases
Around 9.30 lakh new members joined ESIC-run social security scheme in August, against 7.55 lakh in the previous month, official data...
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Supreme Court: Right To Travel Abroad Is Part Of Fundamental Right To Dignity, Personal Liberty

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Fundamental Rights
The Supreme Court has held that the right to travel abroad is an inseverable part of the fundamental right to...
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CBDT: Income Tax Returns And Audit Reports Date Extended

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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Central Board of Direct Taxes ( CBDT ) has extended the due date of furnishing of Income Tax Returns and Audit...
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Industrial Relations Code: Reforming The Settlement Of Industrial Disputes Mechanisms

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Most of the popular commentaries on ease of doing business concentrate on the so-called rigid clauses governing retrenchment of workers...
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Labour Law Reforms Must Focus on Efficient Justice Delivery Mechanisms for Ease of Doing Business: Why? (part-2)

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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The objective of labour laws is to “ensure socio-economic justice to labour…”. The First Five Year Plan clearly outlined the objective of the government...
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Real Labour Reforms: Laws Have To Ease At The State Level

Real Labour Reforms: Laws Have To Ease At The State Level

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Better late than never. After much dithering and deferring, India has got down to housekeeping in the area of labour...
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Income Tax Return For AY 2020-21: Documents Required, Last Date And Other Details

Income Tax Return For AY 2020-21: Documents Required, Last Date And Other Details

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
New Delhi: The income tax return filing deadline is near. Generally, the last date to file ITR is June 30, however,...
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ITR 2019-20: Taxpayers Advised To Claim Newly Inserted Deductions

ITR 2019-20: Taxpayers Advised To Claim Newly Inserted Deductions

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The Government has introduced two new deductions namely deduction for interest on affordable housing loan and deduction for interest on...
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PF: Parliamentary Panel To Scrutinize EPFO Corpus

PF: Parliamentary Panel To Scrutinize EPFO Corpus

EPF Updates & Cases
The parliamentary committee on Labour is set to scrutinize the Rs10 trillion corpus under the Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO)...
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Expert: Success Of Labour Codes Depend On How Rules Are Framed & Implemented

Expert: Success Of Labour Codes Depend On How Rules Are Framed & Implemented

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
New Delhi: The recent government regulation to subsume multiple labour laws into four codes is a major reform but the...
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All 4 Labour Codes Likely To Be Implemented From Apr 1 (2021): Labour Secretary

All 4 Labour Codes Likely To Be Implemented From Apr 1 (2021): Labour Secretary

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
All four labour codes are likely to be implemented in one go from April 1, the beginning of the next...
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Labour Codes: Draft Rules To Be Ready By November

Labour Codes: Draft Rules To Be Ready By November

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The labour ministry on Wednesday said it intends to implement the new labour codes from the beginning of next fiscal....
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EPFO Launches WhatsApp Helpline Service

EPFO Launches WhatsApp Helpline Service

EPF Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI: Retirement fund body EPFO has launched a WhatsApp helpline service for speedy redressal of grievances of its subscribes, the labour ministry said...
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Post-Covid Resume: Hybrid Workplaces Will Need Employees To Gain New Technology And Soft Skills

Post-Covid Resume: Hybrid Workplaces Will Need Employees To Gain New Technology And Soft Skills

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Has the Covid-19 pandemic permanently transformed the workplace? At least for a large part of the white-collar corporate workforce, the...
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The New Labour Codes: Labour’s Loss

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The labour Codes enacted by Parliament have little to do with labour welfare; they are apparently meant to improve ‘ease...
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Post-Pandemic Rules Of Talent Management

Post-Pandemic Rules Of Talent Management

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
Over the past decades, rapid digital transformation has enabled organizations to completely reimagine the way they work and manage talent. From reliable...
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IndiGo Drives Contactless Employee Engagement: How ?

IndiGo Drives Contactless Employee Engagement: How ?

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
In conversation with Raj Raghavan, Senior Vice President and Head of Human Resources, IndiGo: Raj leads Human Resources function at...
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New Labour Code: An Uber Driver Can Be Both Gig And Platform Worker

New Labour Code: An Uber Driver Can Be Both Gig And Platform Worker

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
The Code on Social Security 2020, which was passed in Parliament in September, and has already received presidential assent, has provided for social security...
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Increase Your Contribution Towards EPF Through VPF: Why ?

Increase Your Contribution Towards EPF Through VPF: Why ?

EPF Updates & Cases
Making a contribution towards Employees Provident Fund (EPF) that is just the required amount is definitely a wrong decision. You...
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Code On Social Security, 2020: Impacts On Wages And Benefits Of Employees

Code On Social Security, 2020: Impacts On Wages And Benefits Of Employees

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
An essential step to reforming workplaces is the coming of the code on social security in India. Social security is...
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Madras HC: Is An Illegitimate Child Entitled To Maintenance Under S. 125 CrPC?

Madras HC: Is An Illegitimate Child Entitled To Maintenance Under S. 125 CrPC?

Labor Law Updates (State Wise)
Madras High Court: B. Pugalendhi, J., while addressing an issue observed and reiterated the established position of the Supreme Court that,...
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LinkedIn Survey: Work-From-Home Scenario Takes A Toll On Mental Health Of Indian Professionals

LinkedIn Survey: Work-From-Home Scenario Takes A Toll On Mental Health Of Indian Professionals

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The COVID-19 pandemic has redefined ‘normal life’ for everyone, especially working professionals. And, although awareness on mental health issues is...
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3C’s of Learning: President – HR Of Ashok Leyland

3C’s of Learning: President – HR Of Ashok Leyland

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
N V Balachandar, is currently President-HR, Communication and CSR at Ashok Leyland. He is a member of the key leadership...
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Mental Health Leave Policy: An Industry-First Initiative By Urban Company

Mental Health Leave Policy: An Industry-First Initiative By Urban Company

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Home services company, Urban Company (formerly UrbanClap) has launched an industry-first initiative by announcing its  Mental Health Leave Policy, ahead...
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New Labour Laws: Permanent Jobs Can Now Be Converted Into Fixed-Term Contracts

New Labour Laws: Permanent Jobs Can Now Be Converted Into Fixed-Term Contracts

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Companies can now convert permanent jobs into fixed-term contracts as the union government removed safeguard provision under the new labour laws...
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Ministry To Soon Kick-start The Process Of Framing Rules For Three Labour Codes: Santosh Gangwar

Ministry To Soon Kick-start The Process Of Framing Rules For Three Labour Codes: Santosh Gangwar

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Labour ministry will soon kick-start the process of framing rules for the three labour codes passed by the Parliament recently, labour minister Santosh Gangwar said. While...
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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
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Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
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Labor Law Updates (Central)
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Labor Law Updates (State Wise)
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he pandemic has transformed the in and out of the job market, not just shifting growth trends of industries but...
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ESIC Issues Guidelines for COVID-19 Safety Measures at Workplace

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ESI Updates & Cases
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Govt To Implement All 4 Labour Codes In One Go By December: Santosh Gangwar

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The government is aiming to implement all the four labour codes in one go by December this year and complete...
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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
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EPF Updates & Cases
EPFO Central Board of Trustees (CBT) members have proposed to the Ministry of Labor to cut contribution and increase the...
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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
After you have uploaded or submitted your ITR (income tax return) on the income-tax (I-T) e-filing portal, you get 120...
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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
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New Industrial Relations Code: How Does It Affect The Right To Strike?

Labor Codes: Updates & Cases
Three Codes on labour law were passed by Parliament this week, amid strident criticism and vociferous protests by many trade unions. Hailed...
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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
When senior citizens are not required to file their ITR? In India majority of older persons face financial hardship in...
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POSH Act: Updates & Cases
Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai sent a stern warning to all employees Friday, pointing them to a new settlement between the company...
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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
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Long Time Coming: A Modern Labour Code

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
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Digital And Physical Workplaces Will Coexist Post COVID-19

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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
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Pat HC | Court Upholds The Constitutional Validity Of S. 234E Of Income Tax Act

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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Patna High Court: In a petition alleging Section 234E of the Income Tax Act, 1961 to be unconstitutional, ultra vires and...
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CA Bodies Appeal To Finance Minister To Amend TCS Norms, Extend I-T Return Due Date

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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
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EPFO Gives Relief To Private Employees From September 30, Benefits Of New Pension Facility

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EPF Updates & Cases
This is good news for employees working in the private sector. Now EPFO ​​(Employees Provident Fund Organization) has taken better...
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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
n recent times, the way businesses existed and operated has changed; and possibly, for ever. Notwithstanding, the good news is,...
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Massive Fire Breaks Out At ONGC Plant In Surat (Gujarat)

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Massive fire broke out at an Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) plant in Surat, Gujarat, around 3 am on...
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Bill Gates: Work From Home Culture To Continue Even After Pandemic Ends

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Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
MUMBAI: The work from home culture has worked well and many companies  will continue with the system even after the coronavirus pandemic...
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5 Leadership Soft Skills: Need to Empower Team

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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
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3 New Labour Codes: What Changes For Workers And Hirers?

3 New Labour Codes: What Changes For Workers And Hirers?

Labor Law Updates (Central)
The Lok Sabha Tuesday cleared new versions of three labour codes — Industrial Relations Code Bill, 2020, Code on Social Security Bill, 2020...
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3 Labor Code Bills: Passed in Rajya Sabha

Labor Law Updates (Central)
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Labour Codes: Key Proposals And Concerns, New Versions By Govt.

Labour Codes: Key Proposals And Concerns, New Versions By Govt.

Labor Law Updates (Central)
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Income Tax: Don’t Wait For 30 Sept Deadline For Filing Belated Returns For FY ’19

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Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The 30 September deadline for filing belated or revised income tax returns (ITR) for assessment year 2019-20 (financial year 2018-19) is fast...
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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
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Leadership Lessons From Accenture’s CIO

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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Martha Heller: How do you define your role as CIO of Accenture? Penelope Prett: My stakeholders expect me to keep the...
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ESI Official Gazette: Extension of ABVKY & IP Reimbursement Bill Within 3 Months

ESI Official Gazette: Extension of ABVKY & IP Reimbursement Bill Within 3 Months

ESI Updates & Cases
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EPF Update: 227th Meeting CBT of EPF (EDLI, Interest & more)

EPF Update: 227th Meeting CBT of EPF (EDLI, Interest & more)

EPF Updates & Cases
227th Meeting CBT of EPF held Posted On: 09 SEP 2020 4:51PM by PIB Delhi The 227th Meeting of the...
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EPF Update (News): Nominee Can Claim On Sudden Death Under eDLI

EPF Update (News): Nominee Can Claim On Sudden Death Under eDLI

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EPF Scheme: Doctors, CA and Lawyers will be able to join

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EPF Updates & Cases
With this step of the central government, lawyers, doctors, CA and other self-employed people will also be able to join...
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Next-Level Leadership: New Skills & Mindsets Needed To Lead Others Into The Future

Next-Level Leadership: New Skills & Mindsets Needed To Lead Others Into The Future

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
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Remote Team Building: To Improve Creativity And Innovation

Remote Team Building: To Improve Creativity And Innovation

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Like many service companies, East End Yovth’s (the v is for “visionary”) team is working from home. The digital marketing...
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Managing HR In A Digital World

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
When COVID-19 shut workplaces across the globe, human resources teams faced the unique challenge of managing the health, safety and...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of August-2020: “One Clik”

Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of August-2020: “One Clik”

Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Gazette Notifications The Maharashtra Minimum Wages VDA Notification (July 2020) Government of Maharashtra has released revised minimum rates of...
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3 Leadership Practices: Will Help You Get Comfortable With Chaos

3 Leadership Practices: Will Help You Get Comfortable With Chaos

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
For C-suite leaders, setting the tone is paramount when it comes to morale. When Covid-19 disrupted businesses, leaders were tasked with adopting a...
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Leadership Lessons From the World’s Top CEOs

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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
“I like to sleep late and then take a short nap during the day to recharge,” said no CEO, ever....
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Remote Work Good Or Bad For Employee Engagement ?

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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
Remote work is here to stay. While most businesses have made such arrangements work in the short term, how will...
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Center-Out Management: New Leadership Style After COVID-19

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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
COVID-19 caught us all off guard. While many businesses worldwide struggle to make ends meet, the pandemic hit the travel and hospitality...
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OYO: New Employee Initiatives

OYO: New Employee Initiatives

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
Indian hospitality firm OYO has announced several initiatives to help its employees deal with anxiety and stress while working from...
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Fire In Telangana Srisailam Power Plant: 9 Killed Including 5 Engineers

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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
Five engineers of Telangana State Power Generation Corporation (TSGenco) were among the nine killed after a massive fire swept through...
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ESI Updates & Cases
Download: Guidelines For ABVKY The ESI Corporation during its 182nd meeting held on 20.08.2020 under the Chairmanship of Shri Santosh...
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ESI: Unemployment Allowance Eligibility Extended Till June,2021 – Workers Can Claim 50% Of Average Wage

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ESI Updates & Cases
Relaxing the eligibility criteria to avail the unemployment allowance under the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC), the Centre announced that...
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Performance Feedback Doesn’t Work: How To Make Proper ?

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
The ability to provide effective and credible performance feedback is a critical skill for supervisors, managers and leaders. Feedback delivered...
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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
This time of year is traditionally filled with conversations about next year's strategic plans, individual goals and budgets. The COVID-19...
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HR Business Partnering KPIs: An Unquantifiable Role?

HR Business Partnering KPIs: An Unquantifiable Role?

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Time and again, questions have been raised about the effectiveness of a strategic HR Business Partnering role and the measurable...
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Productivity Can Be Maintained In A Virtual Work Setting: BCG Findings

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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
An international Boston Consulting Group (BCG) survey on employee sentiment reveals that productivity can be maintained surprisingly well in a...
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Human Resource: Future Jobs Titles

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The Coronavirus has drastically reshaped the economy and the labor force. Since its rapid spread around the globe, we have...
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Transparent Taxation Platform: PM Modi Launched On 13th August, 2020

Transparent Taxation Platform: PM Modi Launched On 13th August, 2020

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a platform to honour the honest taxpayers of the country. The unveiling took place at...
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Supreme Court: Hindu Daughter Has Equal Right In Property

Supreme Court: Hindu Daughter Has Equal Right In Property

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, gave Hindu daughters their rightful due of their father’s property by extending the scope of...
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President Kovind Rejected States Ordinances To Suspend Majority Of Labour Laws: trade union BMS

President Kovind Rejected States Ordinances To Suspend Majority Of Labour Laws: trade union BMS

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) on Thursday said President Ram Nath Kovind has rejected ordinances proposed by Uttar Pradesh, Madhya...
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Employee Death Due To Covid-19 To Be Treated As Accidental In Coal India

Employee Death Due To Covid-19 To Be Treated As Accidental In Coal India

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
NEW DELHI: Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi on Thursday said demise of any employee of state-owned CIL due to COVID-19 will be...
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Covid Brings Virtual Farewell For The First Time In Indian Railways

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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
After virtual on boarding in many organizations, Covid now brings virtual farewell in Indian railways. For the first time  Railway...
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Gujarat Govt Cancels Overtime Pay, SC Issues Notice In Union Plea

Gujarat Govt Cancels Overtime Pay, SC Issues Notice In Union Plea

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
The Supreme Court today issues notice on a plea challenging the Gujarat Govt’s notification extending work hours under Factories Act without overtime...
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Karnataka HC Asks State To Respond On Paid Quarantine Leave To Employees

Karnataka HC Asks State To Respond On Paid Quarantine Leave To Employees

Latest News: HR, Labor Law, IR
BENGALURU: The Karnataka High Court on Wednesday asked the state government to submit its response on a public interest litigation, seeking...
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Confidence Rising In Indian Workforce : LinkedIn Survey

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Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
As restrictions in lockdown slowly lift, confidence of the Indian workforce, be it towards finances or individual confidence, is steadily...
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Salary Increments Scenario Is Grim In India: TeamLease Report

Salary Increments Scenario Is Grim In India: TeamLease Report

Employee - Worker: Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI: Salary growth for Indian professionals could vary from a slightly optimistic to stagnant and even destructive, given the dire...
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Labour Law Gazette Notifications (Updates) Of July-2020: “One Clik”

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Labor Law Updates (Central)
Download: Gazette Notifications Amendment To The Puducherry Building And Other Construction Workers (Regulation Of Employment And Conditions Of Service) Rules,...
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Leadership: These Skills Are At Top

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HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Leaders are made, not born. That being said, the art of leadership is full of nuances and complexities. There are a few...
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Income Tax : CBDT Extends Return Filing Deadline Till September 30

Income Tax : CBDT Extends Return Filing Deadline Till September 30

Income Tax & TDS: Updates
The government on Wednesday extended the deadline for filing income tax returns for 2018-19 fiscal by two months till September...
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Employee Engagement: Improve With These Questions

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Gone are the days of the complacent worker who is content with doing the same job year after year regardless...
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Remote Employee Engagement: How To Boost In Normal Budget

Remote Employee Engagement: How To Boost In Normal Budget

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Pre-coronavirus, employee engagement had evolved from ‘cause for concern’ to ‘signs of improvement’, with Gallup reporting in 2018 the percentage...
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EPFO Withdrawals: Rise In April-July, 2020

EPFO Withdrawals: Rise In April-July, 2020

EPF Updates & Cases
NEW DELHI: As much as Rs 30,000 crore has been withdrawn in under four months starting April by 8 million...
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HR In Future May Be: Department Of Individual And Organizational Health

HR In Future May Be: Department Of Individual And Organizational Health

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
John Sumser is a principal analyst for HRExaminer, an independent analyst firm covering HR Technology and the intersection of people,...
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HR in 2025: Three Considerations

HR in 2025: Three Considerations

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
1. There is not one HR There are many types of organisations, and there are many different forms and shapes...
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Supreme Court: Teachers Entitled To Gratuity Under Payment Of Gratuity Act, 1972

Supreme Court: Teachers Entitled To Gratuity Under Payment Of Gratuity Act, 1972

Gratuity: Updates & Case
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Re-Thinking Training and Development: Post Covid

Re-Thinking Training and Development: Post Covid

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
Since well before our current crisis, smart companies have been asking tough questions about traditional approaches to training and developing...
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Leaders and Heroes: 3 Core Competencies

Leaders and Heroes: 3 Core Competencies

HR Topics: Updates & Ideas
If you have experience in HR and Business leadership, you would know the effect of leadership ability on organizational performance....
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