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Jobs, admissions secured on fake caste certificate in reserved category can't be sustained: SC

Jobs, admissions secured on fake caste certificate in reserved category can't be sustained: SC

In a significant ruling, the Supreme Court on Thursday said that jobs and admissions secured on fake caste certificate in reserved category can't be sustained.

Cognizant delays salary hikes, promotions by 3 months

Cognizant delays salary hikes, promotions by 3 months

US-based IT firm Cognizant has delayed salary hikes and promotions for employees till October amid an uncertain business environment.

Wind, solar projects to lead to three lakh new jobs: Study

More than 300,000 new workers can be employed in wind and solar jobs and more than one million total employment opportunities can be created in achieving India`s ambitious clean energy goals to install 160 GW of renewable power by 2022, a study said on Wednesday.

ISB students get 1113 job offers; Rs 22 lakh average salary

ISB students get 1113 job offers; Rs 22 lakh average salary

The Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP) at ISB had 903 students.

Real estate, retail, logistics to create maximum jobs in India

Real estate, retail, logistics to create maximum jobs in India

Sectors such as construction and real estate, beauty and wellness, organised retail, transport and logistics hold the maximum job potential in India in the near future, according to a report.

75% employers not comfortable with work-from-home option: Study

75% employers not comfortable with work-from-home option: Study

While a whopping share of 90 per cent employees say they want a 'work from home' option, 75 percent of employers are not comfortable with the idea, said a recent study.

Jobs, higher wages key focus areas for govt: Bandaru Dattatreya

Jobs, higher wages key focus areas for govt: Bandaru Dattatreya

Union labour minister Bandaru Dattatreya on Monday asserted the government has "moved quite ahead" on the employment generation front and will focus more on increasing wages and social security for workers.

Opposition asks Tripura CM Manik Sarkar to resign over teachers losing jobs

Tripura opposition parties on Thursday demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Manik Sarkar after the apex court upheld the High Court's order to terminate the jobs of 10,323 government teachers.

H-1B visa row: 1.5 lakh Indians are in US on employment-based visas, says Govt

H-1B visa row: 1.5 lakh Indians are in US on employment-based visas, says Govt

There are over 1.5 lakh Indian nationals who have been issued employment-based visas, including nearly 1.26 H1B job permits, by the US in 2016, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.

 

India among most optimistic globally on hiring, says Survey

India among most optimistic globally on hiring, says Survey

Indian employers are the fourth most optimistic globally about hiring plans for the next three months but opportunities for job seekers are likely to be fewer than last year, says a survey.

US man video-stalks Indians, says 'they're stealing jobs'

Members of the Indian community in the US have been alarmed by a video posted on an anti-immigration website, which shows Indian families relaxing in an Ohio park, while a man taking the video accuses them of stealing American jobs, the media reported.

Arun Jaitley should focus on job creation in Budget 2017: Crisil

Arun Jaitley should focus on job creation in Budget 2017: Crisil

Rating agency Crisil on Friday said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley should focus on job creation when he presents his third budget on February 1.

Walmart says to create 10,000 jobs, invest $6.8 bn in US; Donald Trump takes credit

Walmart says to create 10,000 jobs, invest $6.8 bn in US; Donald Trump takes credit

Walmart announced on Tuesday it will invest $6.8 billion in the United States and create 10,000 jobs in stores and e-commerce, a move for which President-elect Donald Trump quickly took credit.

93% Indians to hold jobs without social security benefits in 2017: WEF

93% Indians to hold jobs without social security benefits in 2017: WEF

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has warned that a staggering 93 percent of Indians will hold jobs without social security benefits in 2017 while creating employment will be a challenge too.

India to have highest salary increase in Asia Pacific in 2017

India to have highest salary increase in Asia Pacific in 2017

India and Vietnam will have the highest salary increases next year with a projected rise of 10.8 percent and 9.2 percent respectively among Asia Pacific's emerging economies, according to a report by a global consulting firm.

US unemployment lowest in 9 years as job creation continues

The US unemployment rate in November fell to its lowest level since August 2007 as the economy continued to add new jobs, all but guaranteeing an interest rate hike this month.

Eurozone unemployment falls below 10% for first time since April 2011

Eurozone unemployment falls below 10% for first time since April 2011

Unemployment in the eurozone has fallen below the symbolic mark of 10 percent for the first time since April 2011, EU data showed on Thursday.

Expand manufacturing, services to boost employment generation: Nirmala Sitharaman

Volkswagen on Friday announced the biggest revamp in its history, cutting 30,000 jobs in a huge savings plan to help the German auto giant recover from the dieselgate emissions cheating scandal.

Expand manufacturing, services to boost job creation: Nirmala Sitharaman

Expand manufacturing, services to boost job creation: Nirmala Sitharaman

India has adopted a two-pronged strategy to boost employment generation in the country, the government said on Friday.

Automobile industry aims to create 6.5 crore jobs by 2026

Automobile industry aims to create 6.5 crore jobs by 2026

The Indian automobile sector aims to contribute over 12 percent to the gross domestic product of the country, and create nearly 6.5 crore additional jobs by 2026 over the next decade, said Kenichi Ayukawa, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Maruti Suzuki India, on Wednesday.