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HCL Tech Lays Off 300 Employees Globally Working On Microsoft Projects: Report

The software company also said to offer severance pay for each and every employee who is fired during the course of time. The last day at the company for these employees will be September 30

14 September 2022

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Why Indian Youth Dislikes Hotel Management Jobs 

Rampant layoffs during the pandemic, coupled with increased work burden, long hours and low wages, has seen hospitality students shift to industries like ecommerce, retail, real estate, consulting and health care 


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 21.5 Million People In Tourism Sector Lost Jobs Since Covid-19 Outbreak: Govt

Union Tourism Minister G Kishan Reddy said tourist arrivals in the country were down by 93 percent during the first wave of Covid-19 outbreak, 79 percent in the second wave and 64 percent during the third wave.


Raising Age Of Marriage: A Magic Wand For Women’s Empowerment Or A Red Herring?

Not all marriages are forced. Some women choose to get married, say to get out of abusive paternal homes or financial stress. Making marriage a punitive matter can become a very messy affair, say experts

21 September 2022

Unemployment rate decreasing.

Unemployment Rate Decreasing In India: CMIE

Retired professor of economics at Indian Statistical Institute Abhirup Sarkar said that though the overall unemployment rate is falling, it is still high for a "poor" country like India.


Job sector needs winds of change: A post-pandemic view of employment.

Job Sector Needs Winds Of Change: A Post-Pandemic View Of Employment

From mass resignations to dual employment, the work environment during the pandemic went through a sea change and saw the emergence of new trends. We explore what redefined today’s employment scenario.

08 March 2022

As Recession Fear Grips US Economy, India Unlikely To Escape Headwinds

Since January, India’s currency has been weakening fast. Rupee has depreciated to 78.17 against the US dollar from 74.25 in January

16 June 2022

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Tourism and the pandemic

Wanderlost Jobs: The Crushing Impact Of Pandemic On Tourism

The UNWTO had declared that 100-120 million direct jobs in tourism were at risk, with smaller businesses, women, youth and informal workers being the most vulnerable categories.  

17 February 2022

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11 February 2022
UP Polls 2022 Ground Report: 'We Have To Bury Our Dreams,' Say Students On Job Woes

UP Polls 2022 Ground Report: 'We Have To Bury Our Dreams,' Say Students On Job Woes

On January 14, when the Railways recruitment board declared the result of the RRB NTPC exam, students started protesting immediately after the exam over...


11 February 2022
Assembly Polls 2022: Promises Galore But Where Are The Jobs?

Assembly Polls 2022: Promises Galore But Where Are The Jobs?

Ahead of the Assembly elections, all parties including Congress, BJP, AAP snd SP have made job promises for youth and women. But empty job promises are as...


12 February 2022
Pandemic Leaves Once Rising Dalit Entrepreneurs Jobless And Hopeless

Pandemic Leaves Once Rising Dalit Entrepreneurs Jobless And Hopeless

The pandemic has starkly exposed that even in a so-called free market, Dalits and entrepreneurs among them are denied full access to it


12 February 2022
Is India Headed For A Demographic Disaster?

Is India Headed For A Demographic Disaster?

India could be well staring at a demographic disaster and Bihar could be at the centre of the disquiet over joblessness


12 February 2022
Who Is Accountable For India’s Rising Joblessness?

Who Is Accountable For India’s Rising Joblessness?

Is unemployment an economic issue or a governance failure? Is unemployment a true reflection of the actual rate of joblessness in the country? We explore.


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11 February 2022
Despite Market Reforms, India’s Job Market Has Only Gone Bad To Worse

Despite Market Reforms, India’s Job Market Has Only Gone Bad To Worse

Why have erstwhile reforms failed to help India generate jobs and gainfully employ its skilled youth?


11 February 2022
Is Entrepreneurship A Viable Alternative To Jobs?

Is Entrepreneurship A Viable Alternative To Jobs?

How practical is it to aspire to be self-employed? Does it pay off for all those who venture? What are the pitfalls?


11 February 2022
Employment And The Dalit Equation

Employment And The Dalit Equation

The pandemic and the job cuts that came with it led to a double exclusion of the dalits, who anyway have limited options for employment


11 February 2022
Is Job Creation Only A Government Responsibility?

Is Job Creation Only A Government Responsibility?

A more important role the government has in the matter of job creation is that of building an ecosystem conducive to creation of jobs


11 February 2022
Living On The Edge: The Pandemic And Its Axe On The Migrant Workers

Living On The Edge: The Pandemic And Its Axe On The Migrant Workers

The migrant workers, the fringe labourers and the last man, it has been a testing time for the lot as the pandemic took away every ounce of security from their...


11 February 2022
High On Hope: The Widening Gap Between Aspiration And Job Opportunity

High On Hope: The Widening Gap Between Aspiration And Job Opportunity

On the eve of polls, educated Purvanchal youth are in a bind – whether to vote for caste and creed or choose job security by sacrificing their core...


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11 February 2022
Jobless, Hopeless: India’s Nowhere Generation

Jobless, Hopeless: India’s Nowhere Generation

They don’t have jobs nor do they have direction. There is an increasing discontent among the youth of India


05 February 2022
Migrant Workers’ Exodus During Lockdown: A Tragedy Of Mass Scale 

Migrant Workers’ Exodus During Lockdown: A Tragedy Of Mass Scale 

Till the 2020 lockdown, the mainstream economic narrative termed India as the fastest-growing economy of the world. The reverse migration of labourers exposes...


25 January 2022
Unilever To Lay Off 1,500 Staff As Part Of Restructuring

Unilever To Lay Off 1,500 Staff As Part Of Restructuring

The proposed changes mean that senior management jobs will be cut by about 15 per cent while junior management roles will be reduced by 5 per cent.


20 January 2022
Global Unemployment To Reach 207 Million In 2022: ILO report

Global Unemployment To Reach 207 Million In 2022: ILO report

The Geneva-based United Nations agency has downgraded its forecast for labour market recovery in 2022, projecting a deficit in hours worked globally equivalent...


17 November 2021
Covid Hit 40% Of Jobs, Borrowing Rose 50% : Survey

Covid Hit 40% Of Jobs, Borrowing Rose 50% : Survey

While there is a rise in the number of people taking loans in 2021, the sharp decline in household borrowing indicates a transition from need-based to...


30 September 2021
Covid Instigates Higher Rate Of Suicides In Himachal, DGP Says Issue Needs To Be Addressed

Covid Instigates Higher Rate Of Suicides In Himachal, DGP Says Issue Needs To Be Addressed

All police stations of Himachal Pradesh, for the first time, have started recording the data of all the suicides from January 1, 2021. The highest number of...


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