Tripura remains on top in providing rural jobs

Left-ruled Tripura provided 86.27 days of work under the central government`s flagship rural jobs scheme in fiscal 2012-13, the highest in the country, a minister said on Tuesday.

`iSteve` aims to be `1st Steve Jobs biopic`, says film maker

A new Steve Jobs film from Funny or Die starring Justin Long as Apple`s iconic founder aims to be the `first biopic` on the late visionary iPhone maker.

Efforts on to boost industrialisation in UP: Akhilesh

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said efforts are on to encourage industrialists to set up new units in the state as it will lead to an increase in job opportunities.

Ashton Kutcher was ready for criticism for `jOBS`

Ashton Kutcher says he knew he would face criticism when he decided to work in `jOBS`.

Ashton Kutcher lands in hospital after following Steve Jobs’ fruit-only diet

In order to get ready for his role as Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who died of pancreatic cancer in 2011, Ashton Kutcher adhered to the same fruit only diet that Jobs supposedly followed.

Steve Wozniak irked by `totally wrong` scene in ‘jOBS’ film

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has said that filmmakers got it “totally wrong” in a recently-released scene from Ashton Kutcher’s upcoming Steve Jobs biopic ‘jOBS.’

Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher to hit theatres in April

The much-awaited Steve Jobs biopic ‘jOBS’, starring Ashton Kutcher as the late Apple visionary co-founder will be released in April.

LS nod to bill for special status to backward areas in Hyderabad-Karnataka

Lok Sabha on Tuesday cleared a Constitution amendment bill that will grant special status to six backward districts in the Hyderabad-Karnataka region, with provision for reservation in education and jobs for locals.

SSC to advertise 1 lakh posts in 2013-14

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) hopes to advertise about one lakh posts across the country in 2013-14, its Chairman N K Raghupathy said here Thursday.

Over 50,000 hopefuls for 150 posts in China

Being employed as a public servant in China is respectable. But with job market being so gloomy, about 50,000 candidates sat for a national exam in Shanghai to compete for 147 local government posts.

Jats demand job reservation

A Mahapanchayat of different Khaps threatened to launch stir if the demand that Jats be given reservation in government jobs is not met by Dec 15.

Maha: No wait list for jobs to kin of terror victims

Maha govt decided to provide jobs on priority basis to a family member of the state employees, who fall to terrorist activities while on duty.

Romney criticises Obama on jobs, defence cuts

Republican challenger Mitt Romney faulted President Barack Obama for the country`s weak jobs outlook and looming defence cuts.

Rae Bareli coach factory: 613 to be given jobs

Railways will provide jobs to 613 persons in compensation to their land acquired for the Rae Bareli coach factory.

`Guj far ahead of other states in job creation`

Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi said that the state is far ahead of others in terms of job creation and nearly one lakh youths would be offered jobs

Kutcher to play Steve Jobs

Ashton Kutcher will star as Steve Jobs in the movie ‘Jobs’.

UP polls: Parties woo youths with jobs, gadgets

Political parties in poll-bound UP have gone all out to woo unemployed youths with
job opportunities, doles and modern gadgets.

Badal promises free laptops, medical care and jobs

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal promised to provide jobs, free laptops and Rs two-lakh worth medical care to poor if his govt is voted back.

Gurkhas to lose jobs in UK Army

Defence minister said the govt
had no choice but to axe the posts as part of the Strategic
Defence and Security Review.

Before jobs, DU students take `employability` test

A number of final year students of Delhi University are for the first time taking `employability` test to gauge their preparedness for industry.