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DSSSB Releases Notification For 7236 Teaching, Non-teaching Posts

The Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) has called applications for 7,236 vacancies in teaching and non-teaching positions. The job drive aims to fill posts like the trained graduate teacher (TGT)-6358 posts, assistant teacher primary-554 posts, assistant teacher nursery-74 posts, lower division clerk-278 posts, counsellors-50 posts, head clerk-12 posts, and patwari-10 posts. DSSSB has allowed interested eligible candidates to… read-more

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 08:50 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: DSSSB, Government Jobs, Delhi, Employment

Courtesy: News18

West Bengal Cong releases party manifesto

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Bengal: Employment, Women's Safety Prioritized In Congress' Manifesto

The Congress on March 22 promised to restore West Bengal's lost glory as it released the party's manifesto for the upcoming State Assembly elections. The party assured the citizens of prioritising factors like employment, strict law and order, women's safety, social security and industrialization after coming to power. Claiming its disbelief in "politics of freebies", the Congress' major targets also included farmers' development as it plans… read-more

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 12:16 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: West Bengal, Indian National Congress, Election Manifesto, Employment

Courtesy: The Tribune

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Micro & Small Firms To Create 10.3M Jobs In Next Five Years, Says Report

A recent study by Azim Premji University, TISS and FICCI extrapolated that Micro and Small Enterprises can create 10.3 Million jobs in five years. The study suggested to create an Udyog Sahayak Enterprises Network (USENET) that will connect MSEs facilitating ease of doing business. Digitization, formalisation, availing of government loans and subsidies to be done through USENET, the joint proposal expects adding over 2-lakh crore in five… read-more

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 12:07 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: INFORMAL JOBS, Economy, business, MSEs, USENET, FICCI, Employment

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National Employment Policy To Get Drafted By December 2021

The Ministry of Labour and Employment is expected to formulate the National Employment Policy (NEP) by December 2021. The NEP will be chalked out in tandem with the execution of four labour codes and completion of four employment surveys. It aims to provide an impetus for improving job opportunities in the country through policy interventions. Besides, a quarterly survey will also be conducted to provide comprehensive data from both the… read-more

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 - 01:10 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Union labour ministry, job opportunities, NEP, Employment

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana

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Rs 22,810 Crore Released By Cabinet Under Atmanirbhar Rojgar Yojana

The Union government has released Rs 22,810 crore tranche under the Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana to create new job opportunities. Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar has said that the government, under this scheme, plans to bear the employee and employer contributions to the retirement fund on new hirings by businesses and organizations. Reportedly, the government will require the aforementioned amount till 2023 and will help nearly 58.5 lakh… read-more

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 06:26 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana, Union cabinet, Employment, Retirement fund

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

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Bihar Polls: Election Commission Data Shows Stark Decline In Young Voters

Amid 'youth' and 'employment’ stirring Bihar polls, Election Commission data shows a stark decline in young voters. While the under-30 voters dropped by 12.4%, the first-time (18-19 year) voters' count fell to 11.17 lakh from 24.13 lakh in 2015. Citing COVID-19 spread as reason, EC sources said they could not undertake awareness and enrolment campaign aggressively. However, average 74,000 young-voters in each constituency still hold the… read-more

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 10:15 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Bihar Assembly Elections, Bihar, Election Commission, Youth, jobs unemployment, Employment, RJD, JDU, BJP, LJP, Congress

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Nitish Kumar

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"Those back in Bihar donÔÇÖt need to leave out of helplessness": CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar in a video statement, on June 3, said "people who have returned (to Bihar) do not need to leave for other states because of helplessness," and added, "the state government is working towards generating more employment opportunities". He also said, "the state government may revise its employment policy if the need arises".

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 11:28 AM / by Harsh V Singh

Tags: Nitish Kumar, Bihar, Migrant Workers, Employment