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May 11, 2018
Karnataka Assembly polls: State has India's second lowest unemployment rate, lags on women's empowermentKarnataka has amongst India's best economic and child health outcomes, but women’s empowerment lags some of India’s poorest states, data shows.
May 04, 2018
US economy adds 164,000 jobs in April; unemployment down to 3.9 per cent pointing to sustained resilienceU.S. employers stepped up hiring modestly in April, and the unemployment rate fell to 3.9 percent, evidence of the economy's resilience amid the recent stock market chaos and anxieties about a possible trade war.
May 03, 2018
India suffers from a crisis of credible data, not jobs, and that makes for poor policymaking and meaningless debatesDisinformation over lack of jobs is so pervasive and rampant that many assumptions have become axiomatic truths.
May 02, 2018
US companies hired 204,000 new workers in April, says fresh data from payroll processor ADPAmerican businesses added 204,000 new workers last month, another sign of strength in the U.S. labor market and economy. Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that hiring was strong across numerous industries, led by professional and business services, health and education and restaurants and hotels.
May 01, 2018
Employability in India: Talent crunch across industry forces stakeholders to point fingers at a spiritless education systemIndia's education system needs to do its bit to help students future-proof their employability levels.
Apr 27, 2018
Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan criticises previous Congress-led govts for unemployment, lower skillsUnion minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday criticised the pervious Congress-led governments for unemployment and lack of skills among the country's youth, saying that those whose three generations were in power are now asking "where are the jobs Modi ji"
Apr 24, 2018
Jobless in India: Formal economy has failed aspirants but the government can’t hire everybodyIndia’s underemployment problem can be solved with more job creation in the formal sector, but that isn’t happening
Apr 18, 2018
MUDRA can help create employment in Haryana, but the govt seems to be sleeping on the jobThe MUDRA scheme, launched under PMMY in 2015, provides low-interest loans to micro-finance institutions (MFIs) and non-banking financial institutions
Apr 16, 2018
India must create 8.1 mn jobs annually to maintain employment rate, says World Bank reportIndia needs to create 8.1 million jobs a year to maintain its employment rate, said a World Bank report which projected the country's growth to accelerate to 7.3 percent in the current financial year
Mar 27, 2018
Punjab's Migrant Workers in West Asia, Part I: Lack of opportunities makes state's youth ignore life-threatening risksGiven Punjab's massive unemployment problem, thousands of marginalised and poor youths continue to ignore the risks and seek prospects in the Middle East