No decision to ban recruitments: Minister

 Kerala government has not decided to impose ban on new recruitments in government services and only a recommendation to temporarily stop creating new posts was under the consideration of the government, Finance Minister K M Mani said today.

Punjab makes dope test mandatory for government jobs

To curb incidence of people addicted to drugs joining state government service, the Punjab government Thursday announced that dope testing will be mandatory for recruitment to all departments under it.

Naidu advocates for implementation of 3 percent job quota for disabled

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu has taken up with his two ministerial colleagues the issue of implementation of three per cent reservation in government jobs for persons with disabilities.

Male and white workers dominate jobs at Twitter

Male and white workers occupy most of the tech and leadership jobs at Twitter, the microblogging site has acknowledged.

Developing Skills

The UK India Business Council offers skill enhancement training with international certification to those aspiring for blue collard jobs.

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.

Worlds most boring job!

Watching paint dry has been considered as the world`s most boring job possible by some people, it has been revealed.

Kashmiri Pandits criticise linking their return to Valley with money, jobs

Ahead of Modi`s visit to J&K, Kashmiri Pandits today said their return and rehabilitation to the Valley cannot be addressed without recognising the fact that they were subjected to "religious cleansing and genocide".

More than 150,000 Cambodians flee jobs in Thailand post coup

More than 150,000 Cambodian workers have fled Thailand carrying their children and a few belongings to return home over fears the junta will crack down on illegal migrants, an official said Monday.

KCR swears by quota and waives loans of Telangana`s farmers

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) on Thursday defended his government`s proposal to provide up to 12 per cent reservation each in education and jobs to tribals and minorities.

20% reservation in jobs soon for Marathis: Narayan Rane

Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane on Friday reiterated that the Congress-NCP government in the state will soon bring in 20 percent reservation for Marathis in job.

Boost economic ties, jobs, better infra for Northeast states: VK Singh

Enhancing infrastructure, providing job opportunities to youths and boosting economic growth in the North Eastern states will be top priority of General (Retd) VK Singh.

Youth`s wishlist for Modi: Jobs, safety of women

The country`s youth, which came out in large numbers on election day to vote, as the BJP led by Narendra Modi offered them hope, opportunities and security in a flagging economy, a shrinking job market and a seemingly uncaring state, now demands that the new government stick to its promises and deliver without failing.

China adds more jobs despite slowdown

China`s employed population in urban areas increased by 3.44 million in the first quarter of this year, authorities said Friday.

Half-Saudi children will enjoy same rights as Saudis

Children born to expatriates, who have married Saudi women, will be treated as Saudis for work, education and medical purposes, Sulaiman Al-Yahya, director-general of Saudi Arabia`s passports department said.

Saudi Arabia vows to create more jobs for women

Saudi Arabia will announce in the coming days more female-only jobs for more than one million unemployed women in the country, media reported Sunday.

Women have more stressful jobs than men, shows study

Debunking the theory that women voluntarily opt for less paying jobs to manage responsibilities at home, a study finds women`s jobs are less flexible, more stressful and offer fewer promotion opportunities than men`s.

Power of Networking

If Facebook were a country, it would be one of the most populous countries in the world. This is what networking has evolved into in the modern times. Patricia Mascarenhas explores the power of networking.

LinkedIn job seeker rejected by frustrated `communicator of the year`

2013 ` Communicator of the Year` Kelly Blazek response to a job seekers email and LinkedIn request made the rounds on Reddit, Buzzfeed and other viral hotspots after the person posted it on her Imgur account.

Maharashtra govt to give class 1,2 jobs to children of 26/11 martyrs

The Maharashtra government has decided to give class 1 and 2 jobs to the children of the martyrs of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.