Government policies to create jobs: Prabhu

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday rebuffed the opposition`s charge that the government is pro-business and cited that the government`s policies will create jobs and livelihood for the poor.

Jharkhand villagers convinced to get branded as Naxalites in exchange for jobs: Congress
Jharkhand villagers convinced to get branded as Naxalites in exchange for jobs: Congress

Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) president Sukhdeo Bhagat on Saturday alleged that 514 innocent villagers in Jharkhand had been convinced to get branded as Naxalites and made to surrender with false promise of providing them jobs under the state government's Surrender and Rehabilitation policy by the BJP-led government in 2011.

Women workers break stereotypes in Railways jobs

Breaking stereotypes, the fair sex is progressively contributing towards the smooth running of the Indian Railways, even if it means sweating it out in the field jobs.

Guj CM wants educational curriculum to be job-oriented

 Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Saturday made a strong pitch for incorporating job-oriented changes in higher education curriculum to make college youth more employable.

Google most attractive employer in India: Randstad
Google most attractive employer in India: Randstad

Google has emerged as the most attractive employer in the country followed by Sony, according to leading human resource consultancy Randstad.

CPI(M) demands reservation for SCs, STs in private sector

The CPI(M) Thursday demanded reservation for Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST) in private sector jobs and resolved to run a campaign to bring pressure on the Centre to bring a legislation to help people of these communities, hit hard due to neo-liberal economic policies.

Kids with self-control grab better jobs
Kids with self-control grab better jobs

London, April 15 (IANS) Training your kids to exercise self-control can help them reap the benefits not only in the short-term but throughout their working life, says a research.

Being 'too nice' can get you sacked from your job!
Being 'too nice' can get you sacked from your job!

A doorman of a luxury Long Island City apartment building in New York, US, was recently fired from his job for being "too nice" to the tenants.

Tarun Gogoi puts stress on MSME sector to generate employment

 Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has asked the Industry Department to remove all bottlenecks in setting up plants and expedite establishing small industrial units to generate employment avenues in the state.

Britain's Labour makes election pledge on job security

British opposition leader Ed Miliband on Wednesday promised a clampdown on "zero-hours contracts" and greater job security -- a hot-button election issue despite the country's strong economic recovery.

Jobs to educated unemployed youth top priority: Mufti

 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Thursday said the government will accord top priority to providing jobs to qualified and skilled unemployed youth of the state and will galvanise all recruiting agencies.

Using your voice to get the dream job

Instead of resorting to a conventional written resume, sending your prospective employer a videotape recording of your professional credentials may increase your chances of getting hired, new research shows.

Delhi polls: 6P for women security, jobs, boosting NGOs on Kiran Bedi's agenda
Delhi polls: 6P for women security, jobs, boosting NGOs on Kiran Bedi's agenda

As poll campaign nears a crescendo, BJP's CM candidate Kiran Bedi is counting on her administrative experience of over three decades as an IPS officer to deliver on her promise of strong governance that can ensure women security, employment and welfare initiatives.

Government not going to create jobs, billionaires can: Dylan
Government not going to create jobs, billionaires can: Dylan

Musician Bob Dylan believes job creation is not in the hands of governments but billionaires could do it.

UN warns of growing inequality and joblessness

 Unemployment will rise by 11 million in the next five years due to slower growth and turbulence, the UN warned on Tuesday.

Jobs that affect chances of getting married and divorced revealed
Jobs that affect chances of getting married and divorced revealed

The profession you are in can seriously affect the chances of you getting married and divorced, says a new study.

Gujarat logs lowest unemployment rate, Sikkim highest

Gujarat had lowest unemployment rate in the country last fiscal, while Sikkim had the highest.

Perla Haney-Jardine cast as Steve Jobs' daughter's in biopic 'Jobs'

 Actress Perla Haney-Jardinehas been brought on board to play Steve Jobs' daughter in the upcoming biopic 'Jobs.'

Mining ban results in one million jobs loss: Study

 Ban on mining and exporting of iron ore has led to jobs loss for a million people in the two mineral-rich states of Goa and Karnataka, a joint study by an industry chamber and a private bank said on Thursday.