Unemployment Rate
Business  /  Published 10.06.20

US Federal Reserve keeps interest rate intact

The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged and near zero on Wednesday as the US central bank projected a gradual economic recovery from the pandemic-induced recession.In their first economic pr...
By NYTNS and Reuters in Washington

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.06.20

Jharkhand unemployment rate highest, says CMIE report

Jharkhand recorded the highest unemployment rate among states in the month of May, a weekly report released by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) on Tuesday stated. While the unemploymen...
By Saurav Roy in Ranchi

India  /  Published 05.06.20

Govt strategy: Unpalatable report? Sit on it. Rest flaunt

The Centre has released a survey that claims a marginal improvement in joblessness in 2018-19 while it sits on more than half-a-dozen other reports on unemployment and related subjects.The Periodic La...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 13.04.20

Spectre of poverty looms

Even before Covid-19 started spreading in India, unemployment had reached a 40-year peak. Once the lockdown began, the loss of jobs multiplied suddenly and sharply. Data released by the Centre for Mon...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 05.03.20

Unemployment: a ticking time bomb

The latest data from the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy show the unemployment rate in the Indian economy to be 7.78 per cent in February 2020, up from 7.16 per cent in January 2020. The unemploy...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 05.02.20

Earnings decline across sectors

A recent study at the Institute for Human Development has shown that the rate of growth in wages and salaries across industries in India fell by more than 5 percentage points between 2011-12 and March...
By The Editorial Board in

Business  /  Published 07.01.20

Economy: worst alert in a decade

The Indian economy is expected to grow by 5 per cent this financial year, the slowest pace since 2008-09 when growth sank to 3.1 per cent as a result of the worst global financial crisis.The Narendra ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 05.12.19

Why people are not entering the labour market

According to a survey by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy, India’s unemployment rate reached its peak of 7.2 per cent in February 2019. This survey was conducted by interviewing households t...
By Sangeeta Karanjai in

India  /  Published 01.11.19

Jobless rate surges

The gloom and doom scenario in India’s economy darkened a little more on Friday after an independent database company threw up an alarming statistic: the unemployment rate in October had surged to 8...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 11.09.19

#BoycottMillennials: Many memes for Nirmala

Memes about the statement have taken over WhatsApp too....
By The Telegraph in New Delhi


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