June 29, 2011
Justice Nooty Rama Mohana Rao of the High Court on Tuesday declared that the orders are reserved in the case on the issue whether workers employed for NREGA works are entitled to minimum wag...
June 5, 2011
Investing an additional $40 billion annually in the forestry sector can halve deforestation rates by 2030, increase rates of tree planting by about 140 per cent by the year 2050, and catalyse the c...
May 9, 2011
Hiring activities in the country picked up last month on the back of increased demand for professionals across various sectors, including IT, according to job portal Monster.com. The Monster...
March 7, 2011
In her embedded telecom software development team at a leading multi-national, she's one among three women in a team of 24. When Nandini Mukherji looks back at her electronics engineering classroo...
October 29, 2010
Times of adversity call for a larger role by states to protect the vulnerable. One far-reaching outcome of the recent global economic downturn is the reiteration of the continued importance...
September 8, 2010
'Outsourcing jobs does not reflect Ohio values,' Strickland said despite having earlier offered incentives to Indian IT majors to set up shop in the state
August 29, 2010
Anand Selvan registered at the Professional and Executive Employment Exchange office in Santhome in 1998. The application has not yet led to a job, but he has made five visits to the city over the...
May 10, 2010
Banking is a dynamic sector that will continue to provide vast employment opportunities in the coming years. The profession was open for graduates from all disciplines including engineers and the s...
April 20, 2010
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March 24, 2010
Several candidates who applied for the post of sports psychologists at Safdarjung Hospital here and appeared for interviews on Monday have alleged harassment by the hospital administration. »
June 16, 2011
Intake for 2011-2012 will be 125,850 »
May 12, 2011
Next to power, labour shortage is the major concern for the industries here. In an effort to meet the labour needs, the units are looking at tapping students at Industrial Training Institutes (ITI)...
March 23, 2011
The U.S. would start accepting applications for H-1B visa, the most sought after work visa by Indian IT professionals, for the financial year 2012 from April 1.
As mandated by the U...
March 3, 2011
"In light of the recent unrest in North Africa, it is clear that youth under—employment, if unaddressed, can increase the risk of urban unrest and possibly violence," read a World Bank report describing the bank’s new approach on Africa. »
September 29, 2010
The general strike is the first faced by Socialist Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero. The strike is protesting a labour reform making firing workers cheaper and easier
September 8, 2010
Despite massive strikes and nationwide street protests, French president Nicolas Sarkozy said on Wednesday that he would not drop his plans to raise the minimum age of retirement.
May 25, 2010
Infosys Technologies is well on its way towards achieving its target of 30,000 hires this year, and the company would also be despatching letters to its employees on compensation hikes in the comi...
April 30, 2010
Japan’s jobless rate rose 0.1 percentage points to 5 per cent in March in its first increase since November, the government said on Friday.The average market forecast was 4.9 per cent...
March 26, 2010
The growth of financial services' industry has opened up many avenues for management graduates. Insurance sector, mutual funds industry, forex advisory, and investment banking, have thrown up new...
March 24, 2010
State Bank of India is launching State Bank Self-Employment Training Institute (SBRSETI) on March 26 for imparting free training to the rural unemployed youth especially from BPL families....