Retrenchment

  • Kingfisher terminates 58 maintenance engineers September 19, 2009

    New Delhi: After Jet Airways sacked pilots, Kingfisher airline has now terminated 58 of its aircraft maintenance engineers. Network 18 has learnt that the engineers have been sacked on grounds of non-performance. Sources say that these engineers were from Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi and Chennai. The engineers however have been given three...
  • Watch: Living with layoffs November 19, 2008

    Recruitment worries for students, but for those with the jobs, layoffs are the biggest worry.That's our special focus today. Living with lay offs. ...
  • Wealth Spl: Ten tips to cope with the pink slip October 22, 2008

    Eight months ago Sangita Chawla (name changed) weighed about 85 kgs. Despite this she had a dream of making it big as an airhostess. So this 24 year old Mumbai girl went on a rigorous diet and exercise regime to cut out all the flab. Within six months, Sangita weighed...
  • Jet employees get their jobs back, some still wary October 17, 2008

    Mumbai: The Jet Airways employees have had a safe landing after a rather turbulent flight in regards to the future of their careers. They may not be looking forward to festival bonuses, but are certainly relieved to get their jobs back. It was a night to remember for the...
  • Nothing political about helping Jet employees: Raj Thackeray October 17, 2008

    New Delhi: The newly reinstated employees of Jet Airways met MNS Chief Raj Thackeray at his residence to thank him for his support in the matter. However, Thackeray has clearly stated that MNS involvement in the matter was not a political one. HE said either the employees or the company...
  • Yahoo! India sacks 45 people for poor show February 14, 2008

    Bangalore: Yahoo! India, the Indian subsidiary of the global search engine and news portal Yahoo! Inc, has sacked 45 employees across various levels for their poor performance. A company source told IANS on condition of anonymity that the termination was an ongoing exercise under a pruning processes and included full-time as...