Jobs unemployment

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Big Companies' Massive Lay Off Raises Startup Survival Concern

The constant job layoffs have been a concern, especially in the IT sector. In the last week, many people were laid off, in companies like Tata Consultancy(6333,) Infosys(7250,) and HCL(2299). As per reports in the next six months, many more jobs will be cut off & new graduates will face employment difficulties.  Considering the situation of huge companies, start-ups are going to work hard to thrive, with no media attention.

Sat, 14 Oct 2023 - 12:31 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Startups, Employment, Indian Companies, layoff, Unemployment, Graduates, business

Courtesy: Jstor

Unemployment Rate

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Survey Confirms Unemployment Rate At Six-Year Low Of 3.2%

India's unemployment rate for persons aged 15 years and above was recorded at a six-year low of 3.2% during July 2022-June 2023, confirmed government reports. The Periodic Labour Force Survey Annual Report 2022-2023 released by the National Sample Survey Office said the unemployment rate in India improved with the lowest,  as percentage of unemployed persons in the labour force, which has improved in the past few years, under the BJP.

Tue, 10 Oct 2023 - 01:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Unemployment, Indian Reports, Employment, Education(1522), Government Reports


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Delhi Man Depressed Due To Unemployment, Writes 77-Page Note, Kills Mother & Dies By Suicide

Kshitij, a 25-year-old Delhi man, allegedly murdered his mother and used a deodorant spray to suppress the smell of her decomposing body. Reportedly, he had strangled her and cut her throat. Three days after the incident, Kshitij took his own life. A 77-page suicide note has been recovered, which revealed that Kshitij was going through depression due to unemployment. Also, he wanted to “set his mother free”, read the note.

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 08:37 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Delhi, depression, Unemployment, murder, Suicide

Congress Mega Rally

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Congress To Hold Mehngai Par Halla Bol Rally In Delhi

Amid rise in prices, the Indian National Congress announced a mega rally at Ramlila Maidan in the national capital ahead of the party's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra'. Organised on September 4, the rally is to raise voices against unemployment, good & service tax hike and other ongoing issues faced by the common man, against the PM Narendra Modi-led BJP Government. Moreover, preparations for the 'Mehangai Par Halla Bol' rally are underway.

Sun, 04 Sep 2022 - 05:53 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Congress, Unemployment, Mehngai Pe Halla Bol Rally, Rahul Gandhi, BJP Government


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Farmers Call For Protest At Jantar Mantar, Police Beef Up Security

The Delhi police have tightened security at Jantar Mantar, Ghaziabad and Singhu border, amid farmers' protest. Notably, on August 22, farmers are scheduled to hold protests against unemployment, due to which, the Uttar Pradesh and Delhi Police have been on alert. The Samyukt Kisan Morcha has called for a 75-hour sit-in protest in Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh against the Central government over pending demands, including unemployment.

Mon, 22 Aug 2022 - 09:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Police Security, Farmers Protest, SKM, Ghaziabad Border, Unemployment

Courtesy: ANI

Employment In India

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Employability Crisis In India, Youths Need 21st Century Skill Work To Overcome Unemployment

On the World Youth Skills Day 2022, in its survey, the Centre For Monitoring Indian Economy said employability has worsened. As per the World Economic Forum, of the 13 million people who join India's workforce each year, only one in four management professionals, one in five engineers, and one in 10 graduates are employable. The experts emphasized on the need of 21st century work training at school-level to… read-more

Sat, 16 Jul 2022 - 03:22 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Education(1522), Employability Crisis, 21st Century, experts, Unemployment

Courtesy: India Today

Unemployment in India

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Unemployment Rate Increased By 7.80% In June, With 13 Million Job Loss

India's unemployment rate shot up at 7.80% in June, as the nation recorded 13 million jobs, mainly in the agriculture sector. On July 5, the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) of think-tank centre released the data. Notably, the massive fall in the number of jobs last month was triggered by a higher unemployment rate in rural areas, which is 8.03%, whereas, in urban areas, the rate is at 7.30%.

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 08:50 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Unemployment, India, CMIE, Think-Tank, Rates Fall


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1000s Of Bihar Students Occupy Patna College Ghat To Prepare For Govt Job Exams

On the bank of Patna College Ghat, thousands of students were seen preparing for various exams including Railways and SSC, on April 16. SK Jha, an engineer, reportedly helps these students to prepare for their exams. Jha organises free tests for these students, and with the help of 30-35 workers, the papers get evaluated and returned. Reportedly, around 12,000-14,000 students turn up for these tests. 

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 05:01 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Unemployment, Patna, Patna College, SK Jha, Bihar

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Afghan Men

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Taliban Govt Assures To Create Employment Opportunities, Announces 2 Projects

The Taliban government in Afghanistan will create employment opportunities in the country, assured Afghanistan's Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, on April 15. The Ministry then stated that employment opportunities will be created through TAPI (Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India) and Qush Tepae Canal projects. The move comes after Afghanistan witnesses extreme spike in the unemployment rate after the new Taliban government was… read-more

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 - 04:59 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Taliban, Afghanistan, Kabul, Employment Opportunity, Unemployment

Courtesy: ANI

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

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Priyanka Gandhi Slams CM Yogi, BJP & SP: UP Assembly Elections

General Secretary of Congress Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, on February 23, slammed the BJP and SP, for diverting people attention. During the UP Assembly elections, Gandhi said the opposition are focusing on terrorist act, avoiding women issues, unemployment and other youth issues in the State. She slammed CM Yogi Adityanath for not speaking of stray cattle issue, but lecturing people over terrorism, diminishing common people's issue. 

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 02:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: up assembly elections, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Indian National Congress, Unemployment, Women Empowerment