2017 May Day wishes

Dear Friends, World is celebrating the labour who created this world from beginning. We are in the stage where machines really replacing the human labour from the field. Information technology sector also not an exception from this situation. The profit motive of our employers has started retrenching their own employees… Continue reading

Stop the illegal termination of Cognizant Employee’s

  As a collective of IT Employees, “Forum for I.T. Employees” demands the Government of India which vouches more on development to intervene in this matter without any delay further. We demand, Stop the illegal termination of Cognizant Employee’s with immediate effect. Reinstate all the affected employees Restore the normalcy… Continue reading

FITE Announcement

  Dear Friends, We hear some announcements in the name of FITE (Forum For IT Employees). We would like to emphasis that this website is the only official page of Organisation.  Any other announcement in the name of FITE with different contact details, Website  email id’s & Facebook Pages are… Continue reading

International Working Women’s Day – Safety is our right. Not our privilege

Our Respectful IT Friends, To work in a safe and secure environment is the right of every single working women. To ensure the safety of women in the workplace is the responsibility of every employer. As Per Sexual Harassment on Women at Workplaces (Prevention, Prohibition, Redressal) Act, 2013 few of… Continue reading

Justice For Rasila! IT Employees Gathering

Dear Friends, Rasila Raju, 26 year old woman employee of Infosys, Pune branch was found murdered in her company’s conference room on Sunday night. This has once again brought to focus what safety our employees, especially women employees experience at workplaces. To ensure justice for Rasila is settled and to… Continue reading

Press Release – F.I.T.E Bengaluru Chapter

The impact of the Cauvery protests in Bengaluru is going severe day by day affecting livelihood adversely as curfew is implemented in most intensive areas. Buses, taxis and three-wheeler auto-rickshaws are also off the roads, while metro rail service has also been suspended. Shops, markets, malls, hotels, eateries and commercial… Continue reading

F.I.T.E – Press Release – Full Support and Solidarity to Country Wide Strike on September 2nd 2016

As a symbol of collective resistance, September 2nd 2016 will see crores of workers in India hitting the streets protesting various anti-labour measures undertaken by the Government of India headed by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. Same day last year, an estimated 15 crore workers participated in the strike and showed… Continue reading

Alarming raise of corporate looting of public money in the name of loans from public sector banks and inactive government

All India Bank Employees Associotion and other public sector bank employees associations had announced 2 day strike on 12-13 July 2016. The strike has been deferred as the associate banks management got interim order to restrain the unions from strike in Delhi High Court. Earlier announcement of the strike was… Continue reading

Let’s make a win-win situation: A Reply to Mr TV Mohandas Pai from Forum for IT Employees

Dear Friends, A Reply from F.I.T.E to Mr. Mohandas Pai and other senior IT management folks has been published by thenewsminute. Few days back Tamil Nadu Government clarified that Labour Laws are applicable and do protect IT/ITES Employees. Senior management of IT companies commented about it in bad taste. Editorial… Continue reading

Press Release: On Tamil Nadu Government’s Clarification that IT/ITES Employees are being covered by Industrial Disputes Act

Forum for IT Employees welcomes Tamil Nadu government’s decision to uphold the democratic rights of IT employees. Replying to a petition filed by New Democratic Labour Front (NDLF) – IT Employees Wing, Principal Secretary of Tamil Nadu Labour and Employment Department Kumar Jayant said: “IT company employees also are free to… Continue reading