F.I.T.E. Publishes Third Expense List

As we have already announced, here is the third list of expenses: Expense Details Amount (Rs.) Campaign Materials Expenses – Bengaluru, HYD, Chennai 23000 Seminar Expenses – Hall Rent, Posters Pasting, Banners & Posters Printing 12435 FITE POCs Train/Bus Travel, Local Travel, Food & Phone Bills 5596 Phone bills of FITE…

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Hello ITians, FITE is yours – Show your creativity!

Dear Fellow Employees, F.I.T.E. (Forum for IT Employees) is for the employees and by the employees. We aim to bring the IT workforce together, to speak for our own rights and welfare. Check with your colleagues who are currently working(or worked) in some of the European countries, where employee’s rights are…

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FITE will continue the struggle against TCS ‘layoffs’

Forum for IT Employees (F.I.T.E.) was formed by a group of IT professionals to bring together employees of various IT and ITES companies in the last week of December 2014. The forum works as a platform to speak out for the welfare and rights of IT and ITES employees of India. Currently, the forum is…

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Another FITE member got interim stay on termination by TCS

Despite the stiff opposition by TCS counsel, the Honourable Madras High Court issued an ad-interim injunction order restraining TCS to give effect of its termination letter to a 36 year old male employee for two weeks . The High Court also directed the Labour Conciliation Officer to commence the proceedings…

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Bengaluru: Human Chain Against TCS Layoffs by FITE

A human chain protest against TCS Layoffs was organized by us (F.I.T.E) yesterday evening (January 21, 2015 at 5:30 PM) at Whitefield, Bengaluru, demanding the intervention of the Central and State governments to stop TCS layoffs immediately. Around 45 employees working in various IT firms joined the protest, out of which…

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F.I.T.E. publishes second expense list

As we have already announced, here is the second list of expenses: Expense Details Amount (Rs.) Delhi Expenses (Food, Travel) 6865 Kolkata Expenses (Food, Travel) 4658 Campaign Materials Expenses – Wall posters, Stickers, Auto Stickers, Pamphlets, Flex, Placards (from 12th Jan – 20th Jan) 30200 Fact Finding Panel Expenses (Cab,…

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Top 10 questions pointed at FITE and FITE’s answers

 F.I.T.E.’s responsibility to IT and ITES society 1) TCS problem and the agitation created – Is this a personal agenda of F.I.T.E.? Certainly No. Even in the recent past, many companies like Yahoo, IBM, Dell laid off employees. But When TCS announced layoffs to as large as 25,000, it rattled…

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FITE Survey – Every Terminated TCSer should fill

On Dec 12, 2014 – an article was published in INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES,  which said, according to TCS sources, they were “Planning Staff Restructuring Aimed at ‘25,000’ Senior Employees“. TCS didn’t  deny about restructuring plans and numbers then but maintained that “This is nothing out of the ordinary or a…

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