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Violence blunts efforts to create more jobs

State’s unemployment rate is 12.3%; registered job-seekers are around 88K.

19 May 2018 2:27 AM

Failed to get job, 21-yr-old Hyd man hangs self after recording message

The man, reportedly under 'depression' over being jobless, hanged himself from the ceiling fan in his rented room at Saroornagar locality.

17 May 2018 3:49 PM

AICTE plans to cut short engineering seats by 1.3 lakh, move likely from July

Over 450 colleges have sought permission from the AICTE to discontinue a few undergraduate and postgraduate engineering courses. 

22 Apr 2018 9:39 AM

Layoffs still commonplace in India, IT sector worst-hit: report

Even as the economy grows, job layoffs continue to remain a 'commonplace' with the automation prone IT industry.

13 Apr 2018 6:57 PM

Unemployment major challenge for India but reforms would create jobs: IMF

Noting India has been one of the fastest growing economies, IMF said this has led to improvement in living standards, reducing poverty.

30 Mar 2018 9:39 AM


Govt should work towards closing the skills gap

In an age of skyrocketing unemployment, it is integral to incorporate skills within the education system.

26 Mar 2018 12:35 AM

Unemployment rate hits 15-month high, says study

The unemployment rate had reached a 71-week high in the week ended February 25, according to CMIE.

07 Mar 2018 1:33 AM

Hardik hits out at Modi, says only ‘chaiwala’ can advise youth to sell ‘pakodas’

Modi has often been targeted over his humble 'tea seller' background, which he invariably used as a stick to beat his rivals with.

23 Jan 2018 1:15 PM

Sexual crimes in neighbourhood may harm women's mental health

Feelings about the frequency of rape or other forms of sexual assault in a neighbourhood are significantly tied to women's.

15 Jan 2018 6:40 PM

Quit if you can't control price hike, create jobs: Rahul to Modi

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi asked Modi to quit if it was unable to stop prices from rising and give jobs to the people.

05 Nov 2017 4:50 PM


Income inequality, unemployment to give rise to social problems: study

The study said the bottom 50 per cent of the country's population accounts for only 11 per cent of the national income.

01 Oct 2017 4:44 PM

India facing problem of severe under-employment: Niti Aayog

Employment Unemployment Surveys have consistently reported low and stable rates of unemployment over more than three decades.

27 Aug 2017 4:12 PM

When it comes to health, is any job better than no job?

The aim of the study was to examine the association of job transition with health and chronic stress related biomarkers.

11 Aug 2017 1:52 PM

Despite corruption, violence, India ranks 2nd after China in ‘right direction’: report

India is facing ‘financial/political corruption’ issue, whereas people of China are dealing with the ‘moral decline’.

10 Aug 2017 8:56 PM

3 years of Modi: Hype in the run-up to 2019?

The PM has been a larger-than-life presence since leaving behind his deeply-contested legacy in Gujarat, winning election after major election.

26 May 2017 12:16 AM


Unemployment linked to increased risk of death

The ability to hold a job brings valuable information on wellbeing and performance status.

01 May 2017 10:06 AM

'Technophobes' more likely to fear losing jobs: study

Over a third of people in the study were more fearful of automation that could lead to job displacement than other dangerous circumstances.

23 Mar 2017 8:54 PM

Jharkhand: Engineer was declined jobs 40 times because of his name

Saddam Hussain has now moved the Jharkhand High court to help him change his name in his school certificates.

20 Mar 2017 12:32 PM

Unemployment in India to increase marginally in 2017-18: report

United Nations study says job creation in India is not expected to pick up pace in 2017.

13 Jan 2017 3:56 PM

Delhi: 48 lakh face job loss due to note ban

Many workers left Delhi for their home states after currency ban imposed.

08 Jan 2017 4:55 AM