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Overqualified candidates can’t be appointed to menial jobs despite unemployment, rules Madras HC

In February this year, a major furor erupted after highly qualified candidates applied for the posts of sanitary workers in Tamil Nadu Assembly Secretariat. 

Jul 11, 2019, 14:59 PM IST

Shiv Sena attacks government over unemployment, growth rate

tThe new Cabinet during its meeting on Friday revealed the Central Statistic Office data which showed that the unemployment rate in the country has touched its 45-year high.

Jun 03, 2019, 11:12 AM IST

Taal Thok Ke: GDP growth drops below 6% ;Unemployment at 45-year high

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke which brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issues. GDP growth drops below 6 %; Unemployment at 45-year high

Jun 01, 2019, 19:28 PM IST

Uttarakhand firms' closure to render hundreds jobless

Seven factories were being closed in Udhamsingh Nagar district. Similarly, one factory each is being closed in Dehradun, Chamoli and Pauri districts. 

Apr 26, 2019, 19:30 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Poverty and Unemployment an excuse to target PM Modi? Watch special debate

In this segment of Zee News, we brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issue. In today's debate we ask: Poverty and Unemployment an excuse to target PM Modi? Watch full video to know more.

Apr 06, 2019, 19:28 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Young India Adhikar March to protest against govt’s policies

Students and youth from over 50 organisations from across the country are expected to participate in the Young India Adhikar March on Thursday. This comes after a month-long campaign across the country to protest the Central government’s education policy and growing unemployment.

Feb 07, 2019, 09:54 AM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 31st January, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary, 31st January, 2019. This segment of DNA brings to you analysis of top news of the day.

Jan 31, 2019, 23:08 PM IST

DNA: Unemployment rate highest in 45 years report not verified, says NITI Aayog

NITI Aayog vice chairman Rajiv Kumar said today that the country's unemployment rate rose to a 45-year-high in 2017-18 is "not verified" and the "veracity of the data is not known".

Jan 31, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 31st January, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Jan 31, 2019, 22:16 PM IST

Goa's Deputy Speaker alarms about unemployment, says youth migrating out of state

Deputy Speaker Goa Assembly Michael Lobo on Friday raised the issue of unemployment in the state. 

Oct 05, 2018, 20:25 PM IST

Why food delivery boys in India can earn more than PhDs

It is a cultural thing with Indians, and it takes a while for culture to change.

Sep 05, 2018, 11:09 AM IST

'Excellent question': Rahul Gandhi's jibe at Nitin Gadkari's 'where are the jobs' remark

Nitin Gadkari had on Saturday said that reservations will not guarantee employment as jobs are shrinking.

Aug 06, 2018, 12:08 PM IST

Two Bangladeshi couples get 2-year jail for illegal stay in India

The accused told the police that they did petty works to earn their livelihood.

Jun 20, 2018, 10:53 AM IST

In his maiden Parliament speech, Amit Shah hits back at Congress over 'pakoda' jibe

Shah, in his speech, also blamed the "55-year-long" Congress rule for the widespread unemployment.

Feb 05, 2018, 16:02 PM IST

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

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

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

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

"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!

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