Calcutta  /  Published 21.01.21

‘Suicide’ finger at job loss

A 33-year-old man was found dead inside a pay-and-use public toilet with his throat slit in the Hastings area on Tuesday night. Police said a purported suicide note found on the man mentioned jobless...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Hastings

Calcutta  /  Published 20.01.21

60% seats vacant in 'coveted' JU course

A Jadavpur University engineering course that is usually pursued by working professionals has had only 40 per cent takers this year, possibly because the hope that the degree will bring promotions has...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Jadavpur

India  /  Published 23.12.20

Chamling asks govt to deliver on job promise

Sikkim Democratic Front president Pawan Chamling on Tuesday hit back at the Sikkim Krantikari Morcha, asking it to stop indulging in whataboutery and, instead, act on its promise of regularising the j...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

States  /  Published 18.12.20

Dharna to regularise 18,000 Sikkim jobs

The Sikkim Subject Committee, which espouses various political and social issues, has decided to stage a day-long dharna in Gangtok on Sunday, demanding regularisation of jobs of over 18,000 persons w...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

Education  /  Published 15.12.20

Success comes to the hard working

I am a commerce student of Class XII. I enjoy studying accounts and maths. I dream of becoming a CEO some day. I am thinking of doing chartered accountancy after Plus Two, followed by an MBA but I am ...
By Shivani Manchanda in


Business  /  Published 10.12.20

Cabinet seal to job plan

The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved a previously announced job scheme that seeks to encourage businesses to hire new employees. Under the Rs 22,810-crore scheme, the government will provide for t...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Education  /  Published 01.12.20

Job hunting during the pandemic

I am in my final year of college and placements have already started. However, the number of companies who come for placements have been greatly reduced. I badly need a job not only because have I tak...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.11.20

FIR lodged against Sindri protesters

When sub-divisional officer, Prasad, reached the site at around 2.30 pm, he tried to initiate talks with the demonstrators led by district president of Tiger Force, Dharmjit Singh (sitting outside the...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 24.11.20

Biometric hurdle to MGNREGA wages

Nearly 40 per cent of workers who have opted for wages through biometric authentication under the 100-day rural job scheme face failure once in every five transactions, a study that sampled 476 such l...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 23.11.20

TMC plan for 35 lakh jobs in 3 years

The Mamata Banerjee government is working on a detailed plan to generate 35 lakh employment opportunities over the next three years with a move by the Trinamul Congress to highlight the thrust on the ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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