Rahul Gandhi

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Rahul Gandhi Addresses Rally In Hoshiarpur, Slams BJP: Punjab Assembly Elections

Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi, addressed a rally in Hoshiarpur, ahead of Punjab Assembly elections. During the rally, Gandhi criticized the Modi Government, saying the 2016 Demonization was a major reason for unemployment in Indian states.  He said, the decision affected small, large, poor, middle class and other population of India. He said, the BJP Government promised Rs 15 lakh to youths, but never fulfilled. 

Mon, 14 Feb 2022 - 06:41 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Rahul Gandhi, Bharatiya Janata Party, PM Modi, Unemployment rate, punjab assembly elections

Unemployment In India

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India's Unemployment Rate Falls To 6.57%, Lowest Since March 2021: CMIE

According to CMIE, India's unemployment rate witnessed a decline to 6.57 % in January, the lowest since March 2021. The reports were based on survey on 35 million people, looking for work in December 2021. The unemployment rate in urban India stood at 8.16 % in January while, in rural areas, it was the lowest at 5.84 %. Notably, Telangana and Haryana reported the lowest and highest unemployment rate respectively.

Thu, 03 Feb 2022 - 12:38 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, India, CMIE, Unemployment rate, Covid-19

Courtesy: India Today

Grant Robertson

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New Zealand's Unemployment Rate Drops To 3.4%

According to Deputy PM Grant Robertson, New Zealand recorded its lowest unemployment rate, matching its December 2007 record. The unemployment rate decreased to 3.4% in September from 4% in June. Furthermore, there was an increase in employment by 54,000 in the same quarter, out of which, 39,000 were women. Minister for… read-more

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 01:15 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: New Zealand, Unemployment rate, WOMEN EMPLOYEES, Covid-19, Economy

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Unemployment Rate In India Rises From 6.95% to 8.32%, CMIE Report

The data collected by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) revealed that India's unemployment rate has increased, around 1.5 million people have lost their job in August. According to the CMIE report, the unemployment rate has gone from 6.95% to 8.32%. K.R. Shyam Sundar, a labour economist said, "The labour market struggle will continue... a decent jobs recovery... manage to stop the third wave of the pandemic."

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 09:15 AM / by Balaji L

Tags: India, Unemployment rate, Increase, august

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Urban Unemployment Jumps Up To 12%; Highest In 10 Months

A recent survey by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) has indicated that urban unemployment has increased up to 12%. Reportedly, urban unemployment rate clocked 11.72% as of May 9 while, for the week ending April 25, it was 9.55%. CMIE cited state-wise lockdowns for this increase, which is highest in the past 10 months. Moreover, rural unemployment has also surged from 6.37% to 7.29% during the same period.

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 05:45 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Urbanisation, jobs unemployment, Unemployment rate, CMIE

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TNSDC collaborates with Coursera

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TNSDC To Provide Free courses For Youths; Collaborates with Coursera

The Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation (TNSDC) has collaborated with Coursera, an e-learning platform to train 50,000 unemployed youth during the Coronavirus pandemic. The learners can enroll themselves for the courses till October 31, and will have free access until the year-end. TNSDC will provide 4,000 courses for the youth across the state to help them gain knowledge on data science, cloud computing, AI, blockchain and lot more.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 - 01:49 PM / by Debanshi Das

Tags: Education, TNDSC, Tamil Nadu, coursera, Unemployment rate

Courtesy: ANI News

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Huge Unemployment Rate Among Highly Educated People in Low-Income Countries: ILO

According to the data reported by The International Labour Organisation (ILO), the unemployment rate of youth with higher education level are higher in comparison to those with basic education level in 82% of the low-income countries and 70% of the lower-middle-income countries. Similarly, share of people with basic education qualification or lesser have been largely unemployed in 84% of the high-income… read-more

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 11:27 PM / by Tania Mukhopadhyay

Tags: Unemployment rate, jobs unemployment, labourers, RICH COUNTRIES

Courtesy: Economic Times


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Covid-19: CMIE Data Says, 5 Lakh Salaried Indians Lost Jobs in July due to the Pandemic

According to a report from the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), five million people lost their jobs in July. The Covid-19 Pandemic has caused a major setback in the country's economy. CMIE stated that "17.7 million salaried jobs were lost in April 2020. An additional 0.1 million jobs were lost in May. Then, 3.9 million jobs were gained in June. But, 5 million jobs were lost in July".

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 10:30 PM / by Debanshi Das

Tags: Coronavirus, Unemployment rate, Covid-19, jobs unemployment

Courtesy: Live Mint