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Patidar businessmen pledge to give jobs to 10 lakh by 2026

Patidar businessmen pledge to give jobs to 10 lakh by 2026

Global Patidar Business Summit comes at a time when Patidar organisations led by Hardik Patel and others have been agitating for reservations in jobs and education.

Jan 05, 2018, 19:43 PM IST
Ensure job creation with focus on rural unemployed: Pranab Mukherjee

Ensure job creation with focus on rural unemployed: Pranab Mukherjee

Pranab Mukherjee, who demitted office in July this year, said recent figures suggest a "marked improvement" in the reduction of unemployment ratio in urban areas

Dec 07, 2017, 20:28 PM IST
You're wrong, robots won't take away jobs but create, say experts

You're wrong, robots won't take away jobs but create, say experts

The new jobs could be “genetic diversity officer,” “virtual store sherpa” and “personal memory curator”.

Nov 19, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
Rail ecosystem can create 10 lakh jobs in a year: Piyush Goyal

Rail ecosystem can create 10 lakh jobs in a year: Piyush Goyal

Monetising the real estate assets as well as fast tracking some of the existing investment plans would generate a lot of employment opportunities in the railways and the ecosystem around it, he said.

Oct 05, 2017, 15:01 PM IST
Bad jobs worse for health than unemployment: Study

Bad jobs worse for health than unemployment: Study

Adults who found a good quality job had the lowest levels of biomarkers, researchers said.

Aug 12, 2017, 19:44 PM IST
Gujarat doles outs Rs 730 crore to 16000 MSMEs to boost jobs

Gujarat doles outs Rs 730 crore to 16000 MSMEs to boost jobs

Gujarat government will dole out Rs 730 crore as “capital incentives” to more than 16,000 Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). This comes amid reports of 42,500 units in the state struggling emerged last year. 

Aug 11, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
Congress writes an open letter to Finance Minister, asks where are the jobs Mr. Jaitley?

Congress writes an open letter to Finance Minister, asks where are the jobs Mr. Jaitley?

In a scathing letter to Arun Jaitley, the Congress on Friday attacked the Union Finance Minister over massive loss of jobs following demonetisation, branding the move as a "surgical attack against the poor".

Aug 05, 2017, 09:00 AM IST
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.

Jul 06, 2017, 11:03 AM IST
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.

Jun 29, 2017, 22:31 PM IST

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.

Jun 21, 2017, 19:31 PM IST
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.

Jun 20, 2017, 11:54 AM IST
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.

Jun 04, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
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.

May 23, 2017, 19:40 PM IST
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.

May 01, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

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.

Mar 30, 2017, 21:03 PM IST
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.

 

Mar 30, 2017, 17:42 PM IST
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.

Mar 14, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

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.

Mar 07, 2017, 20:33 PM IST
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.

Jan 27, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
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.

Jan 17, 2017, 21:15 PM IST