MHA orders 50% attendance in work, staggered timing at its offices

New Delhi, Apr 15 (PTI) In view of the “unprecedented rise” in number of COVID-19 cases in Delhi, the Union Home Ministry Thursday said its officers up to the level of Under Secretary can work from home and only 50 per cent staff need to attend office. All officials who do not attend office on a particular day are to make themselves available More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, April 4th, 2021

Private offices except banks and insurance firms will remain shut in Maharashtra from Monday: Minister

Mumbai, Apr 4 (PTI) Private offices, except in the banking and insurance sectors, will remain shut in Maharashtra from Monday night when strict restrictions come into force, state Health Minister Rajesh Tope said More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, January 21st, 2021

Govt can look to provide tax deduction for employees working from home: Pwc India

New Delhi, Jan 21 (PTI) The government could look at providing deductions for expenses incurred by salaried employees while working from home in the upcoming Budget as it looks to boost demand, consulting firm PwC More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, January 7th, 2021

Find happiness and mental well-being while working from home

New Delhi [India], January 7 (ANI/SRV Media): Since Covid-19, Work from Home has become a new normal and so has reduced productivity and imbalance of work and life. Personally, the word – “Work-Life” More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, October 16th, 2020

Most executives in India prefer continuing with remote working: Survey

Mumbai, Oct 16 (PTI) As people have settled down to remote work that became a norm following the nationwide lockdown, a global survey found that 52 per cent employees and 64 per cent C-suite executives interviewed More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

Nearly nine of 10 workers want to keep work from home option: survey

LONDON (Reuters) – Nearly nine out of 10 workers want to be able to choose whether to work from home or the office once COVID-19 workplace restrictions ease, and have greater autonomy over their hours, according More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, September 18th, 2020

Delight for some, dismay for others as work from home here to stay for many companies

New Delhi, Sep 18 (PTI) The days blurred into weeks, then months. Now, almost six months later, the pandemic still rages, and the work from home arrangement that started as a temporary fix is set to continue in More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, September 10th, 2020

Nearly 50% of India’s working women feeling increased stress due to pandemic: Survey

Bengaluru, Sep 10 (PTI) Nearly 50 per cent of India’s working women are feeling increased stress due to the COVID-19 pandemic, claimed a survey conducted by online professional network LinkedIn. The pandemic’s More...

By Manisha Sen On Sunday, September 6th, 2020

Work from home a new normal but hits productivity: Mumbaikars

Mumbai, Sep 6 (PTI) The COVID-19 pandemic has popularisedthe concept of work from home, but Mumbai professionals say space crunch in apartments and lack of robust internet connectivity has hampered their work, though More...

By Manisha Sen On Saturday, August 29th, 2020

Goa secretariat employees to work from home on alternate days

Panaji, Aug 29 (PTI) Employees of the Goa secretariat have been directed to attend their duties on alternate days to ensure that only 50 per cent staff members remain present on a given day in view of the rising More...