Tag: Unemployment In India

Employment Increased By 22% Since 2013-14: Labour Minister
Employment Increased By 22% Since 2013-14: Labour Minister

The government has made a provision for all registered workers to get an accidental insurance cover of Rs two lakh free of cost for a year through the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY), the Minister said.

  • Thursday, 24 March 2022
Joblessness top concern of urban Indians in Oct 2021: Survey
Joblessness Top Concern Of Urban Indians In Oct 2021: Survey

For global citizens, the top concerns included, poverty and social inequality (33 per cent), unemployment (30 per cent), coronavirus (29 per cent), financial and political corruption (29 per cent), crime and violence (27 per cent), etc.

  • Friday, 05 November 2021
India Partners With UNICEF To Tackle Youth Employment Challenges

YuWaah aims to prepare India's young people to transition from education and learning to productive work and active citizenship.

  • Thursday, 17 June 2021
Mayawati attacks Modi over unemployment data

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) President Mayawati on Thursday mounted a scathing attack on the Narendra Modi government over the unemployment rate which has risen to a 45-year-high at 6.1 per cent. In a series of tweets, Mayawati said: “Just after the Lok Sabha elections, the Labour Ministry has confirmed that the unemployment rate has […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
India's Urban Unemployment Rate Drops To 9.3% In Jan-Mar 2019: Govt Data

New Delhi: Amid criticism over high joblessness rate, a survey by the National Statistical Office (NSO) on Saturday showed that urban unemployment rate dropped to the lowest level in four quarters at 9.3 per cent during January-March 2019. The quarterly bulletin of Periodic Labour Force Survey by the NSO, released on Saturday, does not contain […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
India's Unemployment Rate Soars To 27.11% Amid COVID-19 Crisis: CMIE

Mumbai: The COVID-19 crisis has led to a spike in the country’s unemployment rate to 27.11 per cent for the week ended May 3, up from the under 7 per cent level before the start of the pandemic in mid-March, the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) has said. The Mumbai-based think tank said the […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021