Annual reports to give details of employment of persons with disabilities

The annual reports of all central government ministries will need to give details of employment of persons with disabilities in their organisation or establishment, the government said.

PM meets infrastructure departments secretaries

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met secretaries of key infrastructure ministries like power and road and highways to review individual sectors` development targets that need to be achieved by the current fiscal end.

Gujarat govt says state No.1 in providing employment

Gujarat Finance minister Saurabh Patel on Monday said the state has been ranked number one in providing employment for the 12th successive year.

Arun Jaitley underlines need to contain inflation, boost growth

Attributing the present economic woes to a "decade of jobless growth", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today underlined the need to contain price rise and hasten economic reforms to boost low-cost manufacturing.

Employment generation stopped during NDA rule: Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday said employment generation stopped in the country during NDA government at the Centre.

Bengal govt targets generating 16 lakh employment in 2014-15: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said that the Trinamool Congress government`s target for creating 16 lakh employment opportunities in 2014-15.

50 crore youth to be imparted job skills by 2025: Minister

Union HRD Minister M M Pallam Raju today said 50 crore youth will be trained and provided employment opportunities in different sectors by the end of 2025.

Congress to launch campaign in Tripura against job scam

The opposition Congress in Tripura today said it will launch a 10-day campaign across the state to protest against the alleged job scam from Thursday.

Growing unemployment amongst Indian youth!

While unemployment rate among illiterate youth is lowest with 3.7 per cent for the age group 15-29 years at all India level in 2012-2013, the unemployment rate in the same category was reported at 1.2 per cent in 2011-2012 report.

Meghalaya launches massive skill development programme for youth

Meghalaya is embarking on a skill development programme covering 196,000 youths to stem burgeoning unemployment and unemployability in this mountainous northeastern state.

Rahul Gandhi promises jobs for Mizoram youths

AICC Vice-president Rahul Gandhi hit the campaign trail for the November 25 Assembly polls in Mizoram, stressing on welfare of Mizo youths and promising to create more jobs if Congress is voted back to power in the state.

Ageing populations pose special challenge: Azad

Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Thursday said many countries are faced with vast, ageing populations, and are unable to meet the social security and employment needs of this segment of society.

Employability bridge

Panelists recommend innovative and research-based skill training to fuel employment growth, Prachi writes.

Ramesh rebuffs criticism of employment programme for J&K youth

Known for his cool demeanour, Union Minister Jairam Ramesh lost his temper at a function when a representative of an industry body poked holes in his pet project of Himayat to provide jobs for youth in Jammu and Kashmir.

Nawaz Sharif`s govt to ensure employment for youths

Describing the youth as the greatest strength of Pakistan, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said his government will ensure that they were gainfully employed.

Gain more and more work experience: Sanjeev Bikhchandani to youth

The stress to find job intensifies when one is doing graduation. Further, stress levels go up when one looks at their unemployed seniors and the slowing economy. The Indian economy is nowadays going through a tough phase, which in turn is affecting the job market and is also having a negative impact on freshers.

Govt shouldn`t dole out sops, take steps to provide employment: Uma

Against the brackdrop Food Security Act, BJP Vice President Uma Bharati on Thursday said government shouldn`t just dole out sops to people but ensure they get employment opportunities.

Death of govt employee does not entitle family for job: SC

The Supreme Court has held that death of a government employee in harness does not entitle the family to claim compassionate employment and the person seeking appointment must possess the eligibility for the post.

Bihar gets women autorickshaw drivers

In a rare first for Bihar, over a dozen women autorickshaw drivers hit the roads in the state capital Sunday, officials said.

No quota for faculty posts in super speciality medical courses: SC

SC ruled that there can be no reservation in appointment for faculty posts in speciality and super speciality courses in medical colleges.

Employment in PSU be not denied to convicts: HC

Employment in a public sector organisation shall not be denied to a job-seeker on the ground of conviction in a criminal case unless offences have an element of "moral turpitude", the Delhi High Court has said.

Assam govt to give thrust on employment, enhancing skills

Providing employment to the youths of the state and enhancing their skills will be the thrust areas of Assam Government this year, said Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi.

Arunachal to opt for tie up with Rubber Board

Arunachal Pradesh will opt for a tie-up with Rubber Board of India for undertaking rubber cultivation in the state on commercial basis with the aim to provide jobs for the unemployed youths.

`Employment can be cancelled if facts suppressed`

The Bombay High Court has held that if a person withholds fact from his prospective employer about his conviction in a criminal case, he cannot as a matter of right claim the job.

Employment generation prime focus of government: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said that capacity building of youth and upgradation of their skills were flagged as focused area of his government.

Married couple arrested for duping unemployed youth

Police have arrested a married couple involved in duping unemployed youth of their money on the pretext of providing them jobs abroad.

Bihar`s population will be 20 crore by 2051

Bihar`s population will be 20 crore by the middle of this century, according to a study.

Government should act as model employer: SC

The government should act as a model employer and ensure that its employees are treated fairly in appointment and promotion, the Supreme Court has said.

1,446 Kashmiri migrants got job under PM`s package

Altogether 1,446 Kashmiri migrants have accepted employment under the Prime Minister`s special rehabilitation package for the community and are living in the Valley.

‘Bihar govt to employ 1 lakh health workers’

Apart from appointing the doctors, the government would
recruit about 55,000 paramedic staff, 35,000 nurses and
10,000 swasthya mitras.