Unemployment

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
Evidence of substantial increase in employment, concerns over job creation quite exaggerated: Niti Aayog

Evidence of substantial increase in employment, concerns over job creation quite exaggerated: Niti Aayog

On criticism that the government has failed to create enough jobs, Kumar said there are a large number of areas which have seen substantial increase in employment opportunities, though they may not be in organised and formal sector.

Nov 26, 2017, 13:09 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
7.28 crore got self-employed: Amit Shah's answer to 'jobless growth' critics

7.28 crore got self-employed: Amit Shah's answer to 'jobless growth' critics

"Economic pundits" may be criticising the Modi government for a "jobless growth", but India cannot tackle unemployment only with jobs, BJP president Amit Shah has said, noting that 7.28 crore people have become self-employed under the Centre's Mudra loan scheme in three years.

Jul 12, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Unemployment can be fatal for heart patients; elevates death risk by 50 percent!

Unemployment can be fatal for heart patients; elevates death risk by 50 percent!

The findings were presented at the Heart Failure 2017 and the 4th World Congress on Acute Heart Failure. 

May 01, 2017, 22:12 PM IST
Youth who pelt stones at security forces are in distress: Mehbooba Mufti

Youth who pelt stones at security forces are in distress: Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday asserted that the youth who pelt stones at security forces are in distress and the government needs to understand their problems.

Apr 03, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Bar owners, hoteliers turn to state govts for relief

With the apex court banning the sale of liquor within 500 metres of highways, the affected hotel, bar and restaurant owners in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh are pinning hopes on the respective state governments to save their trade.

Apr 03, 2017, 19:08 PM IST

Unemployment, migration prevailing in hilly regions of Uttarakhand - Watch report

Unemployment and migration from hilly regions of Uttarakhand. Watch complete news story for getting the detailed news updates!

Mar 18, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
British unemployment hits 41-year low

British unemployment hits 41-year low

Britain`s unemployment rate has struck the lowest level for more than 41 years, official data showed on Wednesday as the country prepares to trigger its exit from the EU.

Mar 15, 2017, 16:14 PM IST

Congress sends Trump drug test measure for unemployed

The White House has said Trump will sign the measure into law as a cancellation of "unnecessary regulations."

Mar 15, 2017, 08:11 AM IST

DNA: Analysis of pathetic conditions of unemployment in India

Analysis of pathetic condition of unemployment in India. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Dec 25, 2016, 09:49 AM IST

US unemployment lowest in 9 years as job creation continues

The US unemployment rate in November fell to its lowest level since August 2007 as the economy continued to add new jobs, all but guaranteeing an interest rate hike this month.

Dec 02, 2016, 23:15 PM IST
Eurozone unemployment falls below 10% for first time since April 2011

Eurozone unemployment falls below 10% for first time since April 2011

Unemployment in the eurozone has fallen below the symbolic mark of 10 percent for the first time since April 2011, EU data showed on Thursday.

Dec 01, 2016, 22:22 PM IST

France records biggest monthly drop in unemployment since 1996

France recorded its sharpest drop in unemployment for 20 years in September, with 66,300 fewer people looking for work, the labour ministry said Tuesday.

Oct 25, 2016, 23:38 PM IST
7,000,000 jobs could disappear in India by 2050, says study

7,000,000 jobs could disappear in India by 2050, says study

As many as 550 jobs have disappeared every day in last four years and if this trend continues, employment would shrink by 7 million by 2050 in the country, a study has claimed.

Oct 16, 2016, 17:00 PM IST
Young cancer survivors face higher risk of unemployment

Young cancer survivors face higher risk of unemployment

 Surviving cancer at a young age may increase the risk of becoming unemployed and economically dependent upon others, a study shows.

Sep 27, 2016, 17:27 PM IST
British unemployment claims fall after Brexit vote

British unemployment claims fall after Brexit vote

Britain witnessed a surprise drop in claims for unemployment benefits in July, the immediate aftermath of the country`s vote in favour of exiting the European Union, official data showed Wednesday.

Aug 17, 2016, 19:44 PM IST
Subramanian Swamy says Income Tax can be abolished in 1 week (or within 3 years) – find out how

Subramanian Swamy says Income Tax can be abolished in 1 week (or within 3 years) – find out how

Swamy has also called for bringing back black money stashed in tax havens abroad and nationalising those funds.

Jun 17, 2016, 12:57 PM IST
US job openings hit eight-month high, skills mismatch emerging

US job openings hit eight-month high, skills mismatch emerging

US job openings increased in March to the highest level in eight months and layoffs continued to decline, indicating the labor market remains fairly robust despite April`s slowdown in employment gains.

May 10, 2016, 23:59 PM IST