The Biggest Stories of January 7, 2015
Jan 7, 2015
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Whistleblowing site WikiLeaks on Monday accused Google of handing over the emails and electronic data of its senior staff to the US authorities without providing notification until almost three years later.
Sunday January 25, 2015
The power and coal minister, who was here to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting, also said employees of Coal India have understood and appreciated the imperatives of the disinvestment proposal.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 24, 2015
Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has decided to confer Tamgha-i-Shujaat on 145 students and staff members of the Army Public School in Peshawar who were killed in a terrorist attack December 16.
Associated Press | Thursday January 22, 2015
Does a 'no-tip model' in a restaurant mean happier staff and, ultimately, happier guests?
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 22, 2015
All phone lines at ITC Maurya will be monitored by the Delhi Police and US Secret Service from Januray 24 evening, a day before US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle arrive in New Delhi for their three-day stay in India.
Monday January 19, 2015
The airline said in a statement late on Sunday that it would identify "surplus staff", freeze contractual hiring and discontinue flights which are not meeting fuel cost targets, to reduce its variable spending of Rs 14,000 crore by a tenth.
Cities | Written by Nikita Niraj Arora | Saturday January 17, 2015
At a government care centre in Mumbai, leprosy patients are busy cleaning and dressing each other's wounds. Some of them are even mopping the hospital's floor to keep their surroundings clean.
Cities | Mid-day.com | Friday January 16, 2015
Just days after the first such threat did not translate into an attack, ground handling staff found two more messages warning of an ISIS attack scribbled in the men's washrooms of the airport yesterday.
World | Agence France- Presse | Thursday January 15, 2015
A bus carrying 15 prison inmates and staff plunged off a Texas highway overpass and onto railway tracks below, where it was hit by a train on Wednesday, killing 10 people.
Reuters | Wednesday January 14, 2015
The funds will be used to support the company's expansion, particularly in the US, to hire new staff and further develop the technology.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday January 14, 2015
A top leader of Yemen's Al-Qaeda branch has claimed responsibility for last week's attack on a Paris newspaper when two masked gunmen killed 12 people, including much of the weekly's editorial staff and two police officers.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 13, 2015
An employee of a private hospital in Ghaziabad allegedly attempted rape on a medical student who was on night shift, police said on Monday.
Monday January 12, 2015
Indian economy under the leadership of Prime Minister Modi seems proactive and serious about reforms, however 'ease of doing business' in India still remains a concern among global players, Mr Peribere said.
India | Agence France-Presse | Sunday January 11, 2015
Delhi airport authorities barred a Greenpeace India staff member on Sunday from flying out of India despite holding a valid visa, a move the campaign group described as "bullying" by the government.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 10, 2015
India is fully prepared to protect its long coastal region and secure its maritime interests with round-the-clock surveillance, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral RK Dhowan said on Saturday.
Saturday January 10, 2015
India's state-owned banks need to revamp the process by which they determine employees' performance for better utilisation of talent, Reserve Bank Deputy Governor R Gandhi said on Saturday.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 9, 2015
The 39-year-old Shane Bond, currently employed in similar capacity with the New Zealand national team, will join in the ranks of Mumbai Indians' support staff along with former Australian great Ricky Ponting, Jonty Rhodes (fielding coach) and Robin S...
Thursday January 8, 2015
Standard Chartered CEO Peter Sands's decision to cut the bank's loss-making equities business was almost a year in the making, despite the shock Thursday's announcement caused among staff in the division, according to sources at the bank and recruite...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 8, 2015
Within hours of a terrorist attack that decimated the staff at Charlie Hebdo, copies of the latest issue of the satirical French weekly were drawing bids of more than 70,000 euros ($82,400) online.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 8, 2015
The French satirical newspaper whose staff was decimated in an Islamist attack will come out as scheduled next week, one of its surviving staffers told AFP on Thursday.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday January 5, 2015
The Supreme Court today said there should be no gender bias among those working as support staff in the film industry - hair dressers, costume stylists and make-up artists. And anyone registered to work in one of these fields can work in the others o...
Saturday January 3, 2015
Employees and officers of ING Vysya Bank have expressed concerns over their future after the merger with Kotak Mahindra Bank which will come into effect from April 1, 2015.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar visited the Hindon Air Force station along with Chief of Air Force Staff Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, an official spokesman said.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 1, 2015
Three women staff of a surgical gloves manufacturing company in Kochi have been booked for allegedly strip searching more than 30 women employees to find out who left a used sanitary napkin in a washroom.