Dr Randeep Guleria Is New Director Of AIIMS-Delhi

25-03-2017

NEW DELHI: Dr Randeep Guleria was today appointed as the director of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Delhi. Dr Guleria joined AIIMS as an assistant professor in 1992 and has been the HoD of the department of pulmonary medicine and sleep disorders, since April, 2011. "The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Randeep Guleria, professor and head, department of pulmonary medicine and sleep disorders, at AIIMS, New Delhi to the post of Director, AIIMS," a DoPT order said. He has been appointed for five years from the date of assumption of charge or till attaining the age of 65 until further orders, it said. Dr Guleria has worked as a

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Only Parliament has right to decide on pension of ex-MPs: Govt
March 25, 2017

NEW DELHI: The government on Friday took strong exception to the Supreme Court's observation on pension for MPs, saying it was the sacrosanct right of Parliament to decide on the issue, giving an indirect message to the apex court not to stray into the domain of lawmakers. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar told the Lok Sabha that the

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Employee cost divides power regulator
March 23, 2017

KOCHI: Kerala State Electricity Board's (KSEB's) spiralling employee cost has left the chairman and members of the Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission(KSERC) divided. This has happened when KSEB had approached the commission for the permission to 'true up' its financials for FY13. Truing up is the accounting adjustment done to

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10 More Facts on How Employee Substance Misuse Impacts Businesses
March 23, 2017

More than 70 percent  of U.S. employers are feeling the direct impact of prescription drug misuse in their workplaces, according to a recent survey by the National Safety Council. The survey also found that although 71 percent of employers agree that prescription drug misuse is a disease that requires treatment, only 39 percent of employers

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4 Ways to Personalize the Employee Experience
March 23, 2017

The employee experience is what makes or breaks retention. Simply put, if employees enjoy their work, they will stay. However, this is no easy feat. The best way to improve the employee experience is by giving them a personalized experience. Employees don’t want to feel like just a number in the books. They want to feel special and have an

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This Dog Is a Better Employee Than You
March 23, 2017

A man who works from home has named his dog "employee of the quarter" for four quarters and counting. An article published in The Daily Dot explains just how the dog, Meeka, is consistently out-performing everyone and becoming the envy of the office. The home office of her owner, Michael Reeg, that is. Reeg, who works for telecommunications

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GOOD NEWS – Increase in Minimum Wages
March 21, 2017

Under the provisions of the Minimum Wages Act, 1948, both Central and State Governments are appropriate Governments to fix, review and revise the minimum wages of the workers employed in the scheduled employments under their respective  jurisdictions. The Central Government has notified the revision of minimum wages for the scheduled employments

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