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India's October jobless rate rises to 8.5 pc, highest in over 3 years: CMIE

India’s infrastructure output fell 5.2 per cent in September from a year earlier, the worst performance in years.

01 Nov 2019 1:19 PM

'Thankful to Army': Over 6,000 youth take part in recruitment drive in J&K

One of the candidates, Altaf hailing from Nowhera, requested the government to carry out more such recruitments.

24 Sep 2019 12:46 PM

Priyanka tears into Gangwar for insulting North Indians

Gangwar on Saturday claimed that there is no dearth of job opportunities in the country.

15 Sep 2019 2:50 PM

Need to have population law, says Cong leader Jitin Prasada

Prasada held the population growth responsible for slowing down of the economy and increase in unemployment.

01 Sep 2019 7:48 PM

Economic growth seen slipping in April-June, more stimulus expected

Slowdown has been driven by a fall in household savings and banks’ increased bad loans, which has hit private investment.

29 Aug 2019 3:04 PM


Report shows US deficit to exceed USD 1 trillion next year

Federal debt, which is already high by historical standards, is on an unsustainable course, said Phillip Swagel of CBO.

22 Aug 2019 5:48 PM

Why silent on job losses, economy, Priyanka asks Modi govt

The Congress leader's recent comments came at a time when the automobile sector is facing the steepest fall in nearly 19 years.

19 Aug 2019 2:37 PM

Danger of economic slowdown amid concerns of unemployment, poverty: Mayawati

Mayawati's tweet comes amid reports of a drop in sales of several automobile majors due to sluggish demand.

17 Aug 2019 1:58 PM

Maruti Suzuki cuts temporary jobs as sales plunge

India’s jobless rate rose to 7.51 pc in July 2019 from 5.66 pc a year earlier, according to private data group CMIE.

03 Aug 2019 11:11 AM

BJP govt's silence on job losses ‘most dangerous’: Priyanka Gandhi

Priyanka Gandhi tagged media report on Twitter which said automobile industry fears that 1 million jobs could be at stake due to slowdown.

26 Jul 2019 10:42 AM


Jagan Reddy proposes 75 per cent quota in industrial jobs for locals in Andhra

The government is likely to introduce the bill in the ongoing Assembly session this week.

22 Jul 2019 11:51 AM

Corporatisation of railways' production units will bring jobs, investments: Goyal

Responding to the charges, Goyal said the charge by the Congress leader shows the grand old party's 'double standards.'

03 Jul 2019 3:15 PM

Turkey's First Lady faces criticism for carrying USD 50,000 handbag: report

The price tag of the handbag was equivalent to a year's minimum wage of 11 people when Turkey is trying to recover from a currency crisis.

03 Jul 2019 9:06 AM

Educators need to do 'surgical strike' on hunger, violence, unemployment: Sisodia

Hunger, unemployment, illiteracy, violence and hatred in society need to be fought through education, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia said.

20 Jun 2019 1:21 PM

'India has wage problem, not job problem': Mohandas Pai

India is not producing good jobs, but creating a lot of Rs 10,000-Rs 15,000 low-paid jobs, says T V Mohandas Pai.

16 Jun 2019 5:18 PM


Mayawati tears into Centre over increasing unemployment rate

As Modi government enters its second consecutive term, unemployment remains one of the biggest challenges in the country.

06 Jun 2019 12:53 PM

Finance Minister must find a solution to economic crisis: Shiv Sena

It said merely playing around with words will not help fight unemployment, the highest in the last 45 years.

03 Jun 2019 3:48 PM

Slump in economic growth and unemployment 2 major challenges: Congress

The number was below the forecast of 6.5 per cent for the March quarter.

31 May 2019 8:16 PM

Unemployment rate at 6.1 per cent in 2017-18, confirms govt data

The joblessness among male on all India basis was 6.2 per cent, while it was 5.7 per cent in case of females.

31 May 2019 6:13 PM

As election dust settles, jobs, trade, security high on government's to-do list

Unemployment rose to 7.6 per cent in April, the highest since October 2016, and up from 6.71 per cent in March.

20 May 2019 2:35 PM