grievance


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grievance

a complaint by an employee arising out of his or her employment. For instance, a typical grievance is that a mistake has been made in the calculation of wages and that a worker has been underpaid. If not sorted out satisfactorily grievances can lead to resentment or even INDUSTRIAL DISPUTES. See GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE, DISCRIMINATION.
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I wish you could help her to take an interest in something that other people are interested in, Katharine," she observed, rather plaintively, detailing her grievances.
Bounderby, 'that you are one of those chaps who have always got a grievance.
If you would but conciliate her a little, and adopt a friendly, open manner--and even confide your grievances to her--real grievances, such as you have a right to complain of--it is my firm belief that she would, in time, become your faithful friend, and a comfort and support to you, instead of the incubus you describe her.
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press, or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
An Anacharsis Clootz deputation from all the isles of the sea, and all the ends of the earth, accompanying Old Ahab in the pequod to lay the world's grievances before that bar from which not very many of them ever come back.
These preliminaries settled, he did not care to put off any longer the execution of his design, urged on to it by the thought of all the world was losing by his delay, seeing what wrongs he intended to right, grievances to redress, injustices to repair, abuses to remove, and duties to discharge.
This 42-page document was written by the Forum of ESRD Networks KPAC to assist patients in working through the grievance system.
According to the Centralised Public Grievance Redress and Monitoring System report, NITI Aayog disposed of only 54 percent of total 5,883 grievances received since the date of its formation January 1, 2015 till December 28, 2017.
With the government increasingly accelerating reforms on Public Services Delivery initiative, the grievance redress component has become a critical aspect, especially in context of strengthening citizen engagement in the public sphere.
Summary: Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Nov 26 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated a grievance cell building beside his residence at Undavalli in the Amaravati capital region, here.
Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick filed a grievance against the National Football League (NFL) on Sunday claiming team owners were colluding to keep him from being signed.
Talking about Grievance cell, he informed that Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) enabled a quantum shift in Online Government Service delivery across the country.