Tech firms empty their bench in this season of layoffs
As manpower costs rise and new projects slow down, Indian IT companies have no choice but to reskill their employees and utilise their full bench strength.
Telecom is reeling under mass layoffs. Casualties so far: 75,000 jobs & counting
Players are shutting shop, shrinking operations and shedding...
Layoffs: Karnataka keen on policy to address issues in IT firms
The IT employees' associations have been alleging that the appraisal process ...
AIITEA mulls IT Employees United Front to address layoffs
"We are planning to organise a united front of IT employees associations to hold talks with Karnataka govt to resolve the issue," an AIITEA official said..
Sad over recent IT layoffs, says Narayana Murthy
Infosys had announced that it could hand out pink slips to hundreds of mid and senior-level employees as it carries out bi-annual performance review.
IT employees set to form union as layoffs loom large
FITE, a group of IT employees, has waged various battles for IT employees who were indiscriminately sacked by various companies in the past.
Working in IT sector? Here's how to survive the lay-offs
Multi-billion-dollar Indian IT services companies are cutting costs, hit by a double whammy of US politics and the fast-changing digital landscape.
Vedanta's smelter closure has hurt companies, put people out of jobs: Executive
The Tamil Nadu state government ordered a permanent closure of the plant in May following protests over alleged environmental violations.
After record IPL bet, layoffs start in Star India
Over 60 employees have been handed out pink slips in distribution team. The total exits at Star India in this month is close to 100, including a few top level executives.
Goa's mining industry body warns of lay-offs, seeks clarity from government
GMOEA , however, ruled out any immediate mining job losses on account of SC quashing the second renewal of iron ore mining leases in the state.
Budget hotel brand Treebo lays off 70-80 staff
A company spokesperson confirmed the layoffs stating that redundancies were a result of the Bengaluru-headquartered Treebo doubling down on its technology products and processes, as the company looks to rationalise costs.
Layoffs in IT companies: Is it time for trade unions to come into play?
Those in support of laid-off workers say the firing policies based on performance reviews are often discriminatory.
Telangana labour department calls Cognizant to discuss layoffs
Cognizant spokesperson said: “Cognizant has not conducted any layoffs. Each year, as is the best practice across our industry, we conduct performance reviews.
NDTV to cut workforce by up to 25%
Move part of a trunaround plan to bring down costs and improve profitability of the loss-making media house.
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