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(HT Illustration: Malay Karmakar)

Clocking out: Is India ready to disrupt the workweek?

Hindustan Times | By Rachel Lopez
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2020 08:07 PM IST
Around the world, the pandemic and lockdowns have forced companies to break away from the Monday-to-Friday, 9-to-5 template. In a world of remote working, four-day weeks, uncapped leave and free therapy, see how work and play are being reinvented for the future.
Investigations have revealed that 66 documents were allegedly marked to a Zirakpur naib tehsildar for registration with his signature on the day of his arrest.(Shutterstock)
Investigations have revealed that 66 documents were allegedly marked to a Zirakpur naib tehsildar for registration with his signature on the day of his arrest.(Shutterstock)

Sub registrar in vigilance custody, but 66 land deeds registered in his office

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Hillary Victor, Mohali
UPDATED ON NOV 10, 2020 10:21 PM IST
Probe report states that the documents had been registered without the registering officer seeing or identifying the parties – in violation of the Registration Act, 1908.

Phoenix Business Advisory to invest 70 crores for the corporate regional offices in India & across the world

UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2020 05:12 PM IST
Phoenix Business Advisory has launched a highly lucrative channel partner program to integrate about 250 channel partners into this program.
Congress leaders protesting against the farm bills outside the DC’s office in Panchkula.(Sant Arora/HT)
Congress leaders protesting against the farm bills outside the DC’s office in Panchkula.(Sant Arora/HT)

Cong leaders protest against farm bills outside Panchkula DC’s office

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Panchkula:
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 11:21 PM IST
Congress leader Ranjeeta Mehta demanded that the government withdraw the bills or bring about a fourth amendment to ensure strict punishment to those buying products at lesser cost than the MSP
Traits that give advantage in the competition for power(Twitter/workplacemv)
Traits that give advantage in the competition for power(Twitter/workplacemv)

Here’s what you need to change to survive longer or reach positions of power at workplace

California [USA] | By Asian News International | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2020 07:55 PM IST
Research finds out which traits you need to polish and which to ditch in order to climb up the success ladder at your workplace
Offices are being redesigned to ensure minimal interaction among co-workers to curb spread of Covid-19.(Photo: Shutterstock)
Offices are being redesigned to ensure minimal interaction among co-workers to curb spread of Covid-19.(Photo: Shutterstock)

Covid-19 work spaces: No more chit-chat around water cooler, gossip in pantry or sharing desk

Hindustan Times | By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2020 07:00 AM IST
The days of cramped office spaces will soon become a thing of the past, with new work stations being designed keeping in mind the guidelines to follow social distancing, to avoid spread of Covid-19.
(Gurpreet Singh/HT)
(Gurpreet Singh/HT)

LIP stages protest outside police commissioner’s office, burns effigy of MP Bittu in Ludhiana

Hindustan Times/Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2020 11:32 PM IST
Lambasting the police department for supporting Congress, LIP president and MLA Simarjeet Singh Bains announced that they will protest outside the house of CM Captain Amarinder Singh
File photo of Jamia Millia Islamia University. (PTI)
File photo of Jamia Millia Islamia University. (PTI)

COVID-19: Jamia Millia Islamia to open its offices with 50 per cent staff

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2020 07:07 PM IST
All offices of the university are to be opened with 50 per cent staff from 9 am to 5.30 pm on all working days, the order said, adding the rotation of employees by 50 per cent will be decided by their respective Heads of the Department. 
The WBTC had been operating skeletal bus services during the lockdown period on some popular routes for emergency purposes and health workers.(PTI)
The WBTC had been operating skeletal bus services during the lockdown period on some popular routes for emergency purposes and health workers.(PTI)

Bengal govt to run buses on 40 routes as more offices start functioning

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 27, 2020 02:40 PM IST
The buses, including air-conditioned ones, would run on various routes across the city as well as in the suburbs and districts from 7 am to 7 pm, a notification issued by the managing director of WBTC said.
Punjab University employees coming out from the administrative block on Wednesday.(RAVI KUMAR/HT)
Punjab University employees coming out from the administrative block on Wednesday.(RAVI KUMAR/HT)

Hiccups on Day 1 as Panjab University reopens offices

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Dar Ovais, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2020 11:40 AM IST
More than the permissible number of employees allowed showed up for employees resulting in some being sent back
The open office is aimed to improve collaboration and proficiency among employees. In a post-Covid-19 world, this translates into zero social distancing, not to mention multiple shared surfaces.(Bloomberg photo)
The open office is aimed to improve collaboration and proficiency among employees. In a post-Covid-19 world, this translates into zero social distancing, not to mention multiple shared surfaces.(Bloomberg photo)

Does concept of open offices make sense in a post-pandemic world?

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Dhamini Ratnam
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2020 06:52 PM IST
As the Covid-19 pandemic spread across the globe in Feb, most workplaces around the country (and the world) began to implement rules among employees to avoid clusters, maintain physical distance, wear masks, sanitise hands and avoid biometric entry.
According to the health ministry guidelines for non-Covid hospitals where a positive Covid-19 patient is identified, local health authorities need to be immediately informed, followed by disinfection procedures at the affected areas.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
According to the health ministry guidelines for non-Covid hospitals where a positive Covid-19 patient is identified, local health authorities need to be immediately informed, followed by disinfection procedures at the affected areas.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

No need to seal office if employee tests positive: Govt

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2020 12:13 AM IST
The advisory is significant as more business activity starts and as companies and factories contemplate a return to some sort of normalcy after May 3 when the current phase of the lockdown ends.
FILE PHOTO: Born on April 24, 1973: Sachin Tendulkar, Indian Cricketer India's Sachin Tendulkar celebrates his century against South Africa on the fourth day of the first cricket test match in Pretoria, December 19, 2010. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/File Photo(REUTERS)
FILE PHOTO: Born on April 24, 1973: Sachin Tendulkar, Indian Cricketer India's Sachin Tendulkar celebrates his century against South Africa on the fourth day of the first cricket test match in Pretoria, December 19, 2010. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/File Photo(REUTERS)

Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar: Famous quotes by the living legend on success, life and more

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2020 09:18 AM IST
Sachin Tendulkar 47th birthday: Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar, regarded as the greatest batsman ever in modern-day cricket, was born on April 24, 1973.
Nap pods in one of Google offices.(Twitter)
Nap pods in one of Google offices.(Twitter)

5 things all offices need to make the workplace more comfortable

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2020 06:00 PM IST
Most office-goers face several daily struggles. But, a solution is possible. If only all offices could include some unconventional amenities in the premises.
The prime minister’s residence and office are likely to be shifted near the South Block(PTI)
The prime minister’s residence and office are likely to be shifted near the South Block(PTI)

PM Modi’s residence, office likely to be shifted near South Block: Report

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 03:16 AM IST
An official in the Union housing and urban affairs ministry, which is a nodal agency for the mega project, said a huge park near India Gate will also be developed.
Love working late? Here’s why you shouldn’t spend long hours in office.(Unsplash)
Love working late? Here’s why you shouldn’t spend long hours in office.(Unsplash)

Love working late? Here’s why you shouldn’t spend long hours in office

Washington D.C. | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2020 05:19 PM IST
According to a recent study, people who spend longer than usual hours at the workplace are more susceptible to the onset of hypertension.
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HT Image

Robbers strike at trader’s office on New Year’s eve in Ludhiana, decamp with 80,000

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2020 10:21 PM IST
Victim was alone at his office in Sundar Nagar area; surveillance footage shows four masked men arriving on bikes
Researchers say that workplace flirtation that does not cross the line, makes the co-worker feel attractive, socially connected and powerful, thus reducing the job stress levels in the office environment.(UNSPLASH)
Researchers say that workplace flirtation that does not cross the line, makes the co-worker feel attractive, socially connected and powerful, thus reducing the job stress levels in the office environment.(UNSPLASH)

Here’s how office flirting cuts stress, makes co-worker feel powerful

New York | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2019 02:43 PM IST
In some cheer for employees in the holiday season, researchers say that workplace flirtation that does not cross the line, makes the co-worker feel attractive, socially connected and powerful, thus reducing the job stress.
Angela Kinsey and Jenna Fischer (at extreme ends) became best friends during filming, and are chatty, chirpy and nerdy fans of the show they had not watched since it aired.
Angela Kinsey and Jenna Fischer (at extreme ends) became best friends during filming, and are chatty, chirpy and nerdy fans of the show they had not watched since it aired.

Pam and Angela from The Office get chatty: Recharge by Rachel Lopez

Hindustan Times | By Rachel Lopez
PUBLISHED ON DEC 21, 2019 05:27 PM IST
Are you the Dwight Schrute at your workplace – that weird, petty, power-hungry, pedantic employee who is not all bad? Find out on the new podcast, Office Ladies.

Chatly’s building sealed: BJP, Cong leaders get into scuffle at Ludhiana mayor’s office

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
PUBLISHED ON DEC 16, 2019 10:19 PM IST
Chatly, in his defence, said that the CLU norms came into existence in 2005 while his building was established in 2001. The BJP leader added that he was ready to pay the fee but the MC should prove first that CLU charges are applicable on his building. “Until the MC is able to prove that, they must unseal the building,” he added
IK Gujral showed it was the duty of the PM to face up to criticism of his government and performance(HT)
IK Gujral showed it was the duty of the PM to face up to criticism of his government and performance(HT)

Inder Kumar Gujral’s life and leadership | Opinion

UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2019 08:11 PM IST
This was a prime minister who readily – in fact, happily – faced questions about his lapses and failure
Nagarjuna has refuted rumours of IT raids on his office or residence.
Nagarjuna has refuted rumours of IT raids on his office or residence.

Nagarjuna responds to rumours of IT raid: ‘This is news to me. No such raid has happened on me or my offices’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON NOV 24, 2019 03:08 PM IST
After IT raids on Telugu stars Suresh Babu and Nani’s offices were conducted, there were rumours that Nagarjuna’s office was also raided by IT officials. The Manmadhudu 2 star has now responded.
An engineer working with the electricity department in Telangana’s Karimnagar district has put up a board in his chamber stating that he is not corrupt and would not accept bribes from consumers.
An engineer working with the electricity department in Telangana’s Karimnagar district has put up a board in his chamber stating that he is not corrupt and would not accept bribes from consumers.

‘Am uncorrupted’: Telangana officer puts up big board in office

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2019 06:57 PM IST
The 37-year-old who hails from Kamalapur village, part of Warangal (urban) district, said he was vexed with the corruption in the department, as it had become a habit for contractors doing various electric works to grease the palms of the officials from top to bottom to get their bills sanctioned and files approved.
HT Image
HT Image

7 lakh robbed at gunpoint from steel factory’s office in Ludhiana

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
PUBLISHED ON NOV 08, 2019 10:56 PM IST
Two of the accused in police custody in Panchkula on Thursday.(HT Photo)
Two of the accused in police custody in Panchkula on Thursday.(HT Photo)

Journalist, cousin attacked outside office in Panchkula

HT Correspondent | By HT Correspondent, Panchkula
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 01:35 AM IST
Assailants came from Patiala, armed with iron rod, bricks, wooden sticks, an iron punch and a pistol
Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jairam Thakur with newly elected MLAs Reena Kashyap and Vishal Nehariya after the oath-taking ceremony at Vidhan Sabha in Shimla on Monday.(HT PHOTO)
Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jairam Thakur with newly elected MLAs Reena Kashyap and Vishal Nehariya after the oath-taking ceremony at Vidhan Sabha in Shimla on Monday.(HT PHOTO)

Newly-elected MLAs administered oath of office

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Shimla
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2019 10:22 PM IST
Over 400 people, including legislators, government officials and office bearers of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were present during the ceremony.
On that Saturday in October 2017, the 52-year-old athlete showed Donald Trump exactly what she thought of him, as his imposing convoy of black SUVs passed her on the road outside the Trump National Golf Club.(Juli Briskman/Facebook image)
On that Saturday in October 2017, the 52-year-old athlete showed Donald Trump exactly what she thought of him, as his imposing convoy of black SUVs passed her on the road outside the Trump National Golf Club.(Juli Briskman/Facebook image)

Cyclist who flipped off the president running for local office

Sterling, United States | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2019 11:47 AM IST
Aside from a small bicycle-shaped pin worn above her heart, Briskman rarely mentions “the incident,” as she delicately calls it.
Vinod Rai led the CoA(Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Vinod Rai led the CoA(Bloomberg via Getty Images)

CoA to demit office after newly elected members take charge of BCCI: Supreme Court

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2019 01:11 PM IST
The Apex court also said that the committee would be immune from action in respect of any act performed by them as COA in good faith and that no proceedings could be initiated against the member individually or jointly.
JNU administrative building.(HT file)
JNU administrative building.(HT file)

Will not vacate office following eviction notice from admin, says JNUSU

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON OCT 16, 2019 07:09 PM IST
Dean of Students (DoS), Professor Umesh Kadam, had sent a notice to the students’ union on Tuesday asking them to vacate its office.
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