August 19, 2010
Police fired rubber bullets on protesting teachers throwing bricks and stones and nurses tore down a gate at a hospital as a nationwide civil servants’ strike for higher wages took hold in S...
August 3, 2010
The Mission for Elimination of Poverty in Municipal Areas (MEPMA) of the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation and Dr. Reddy's Foundation (DRF) are jointly organising a three-month-long training...
July 6, 2010
The British government, which is poised to lay off hundreds of thousands of employees, announced on Tuesday that it will slash its payoffs to long—serving civil servants who lose their jobs.<...
June 16, 2010
An unemployed computer professional allegedly took to stealing computers from Internet cafes in the city, but some seven months later his luck ran out after police nabbed him. Interrogators could r...
May 22, 2010
The media continues to shield a global elite that created the economic crisis…
April 22, 2010
The Labour and Employment Ministers of the G-20 countries have stressed that better anticipation and matching of skills to jobs can help the workforce benefit from the post-crisis restructuring an...
March 29, 2010
As rightly pointed out in the article “Pity the broiler wife” (Open Page, March 28), women have been and are subjected to exploitation. A woman's effort to support the family is overloo...
March 6, 2010
For only the second month since April 2008 the unemployment rate in February did not rise, remaining at its January level of 9.7 percent, figures released by the Bureau of Labour Statistics...
February 18, 2010
The practice wasn’t secret and it wasn’t illegal, and some of it happened 10 or 15 years ago. But the practice of European governments reportedly using complex financial transactions t...
February 8, 2010
Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia on Monday said it planned to cut roughly 10 per cent — or 285 jobs — from its current workforce at its plant in Salo.
The Salo plant has so...
August 18, 2010
The tally of the world's youth (15-24 years) without work has touched an all-time high, but the situation can be redeemed says the International Labour Organisation (ILO). It is perhaps time...
July 30, 2010
Candidates who have passed Secondary School Leaving Certificate examination, or obtained diplomas or degrees and registered in the District Employment Office, Krishnagiri, from April 1, 2005...
June 16, 2010
The number of unemployed people in the U.K. rose to 2.47 million for the three months to April, pushing the jobless rate to 7.9 per cent during the same period.
Moreover, the number...
June 9, 2010
Built into the economic dogma of growth first is the ingrained notion held by large segments of the nation's elite that the fabric of inequality is meant to remain unimpaired. »
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...
April 2, 2010
Unemployment remained at near-peak levels in March, with 15 million people, or 9.7 per cent of the labour force, out of work during the month, figures released by the Bureau of Labour Statis...
March 15, 2010
About 46,900 unemployed youths have been engaged as teaching guides in Jammu and Kashmir, the State Government said on Monday. Education Minister Peerzada Mohammad Sayeed told the Leg...
March 5, 2010
Despite signs of progress in gender equality over the past 15 years, there is still a significant gap between women and men in terms of job opportunities and quality of employment, according to a...
February 15, 2010
Lack of priorities, omissions, negligence and discrimination are letting labourers down.
February 1, 2010
An amount of Rs. 250 crore has so far been disbursed towards the payment of unemployment allowance, Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi said on Monday.
Till December 2009, 3.5 lakh persons w...