job loss

Job loss, pay cuts worry Indians the most during coronavirus lockdown: Survey

One in 5 Indians is now worried about losing his or her job as the coronavirus pandemic has shut industries and businesses in India, a new survey warned on Wednesday.

Apr 15, 2020, 12:49 PM IST

After uproar, Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar clarifies over 'north Indians not fit for jobs' remark

A statement made by Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar on the issue of lack of job opportunities had triggered a major political uproar.

Sep 16, 2019, 10:04 AM IST

Job opportunities in plenty, lack of capability in north Indians: Labour minister Santosh Gangwar

The minister said what’s lacking is skillset and capabilities in north Indians, as there are a number of job opportunities across several sectors.

Sep 15, 2019, 14:48 PM IST

Popular biscuit maker Parle may lay off 10,000 employees

Companies like Hindustan Unilever, Nestle have reported weak growth owing to the slowdown in consumption.

Aug 21, 2019, 15:05 PM IST

Job loss fears may put people at asthma risk

Work-related stress and a fear of losing one's job may put people at the risk of developing asthma, warns an observational study.

Sep 23, 2014, 14:18 PM IST

Strike by BBC journalists disrupts programs

BBC says it must cut staff because the government has reduced funding for its World Service.

Aug 01, 2011, 19:09 PM IST

50,000 Chhattisgarh steel workers face job loss

About 50,000 workers employed with 175 mini steel plants in Chhattisgarh face a threat to their jobs.

Nov 20, 2010, 12:36 PM IST

Fearing job loss, 66% US workers skipped vacations

More than two-thirds of Americans did not avail of their full holidays in the whole of the year just gone-by due to fear of losing the job and intense work pressure, a survey has found.

Jan 03, 2010, 17:36 PM IST

Indian companies lay off a net 1.31 lakh staff in Q1

Indian manufacturing and service sector firms laid off a net 1.31 lakh employees during April-June period, mainly in textiles, gem
and jewellery sectors as the exports continued to shrink, a labour ministry report said.

Aug 08, 2009, 10:50 AM IST

A third of Europeans fear job loss

A third of European workers are
"very concerned" that they could lose their jobs as the
economy experiences the worst recession since the Second World
War, according to a European Commission survey published
on Friday.

Jul 24, 2009, 20:28 PM IST