West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.20

From job woes to tiger's jaws

The unemployment caused by months of lockdown, compounded by en masse return of thousands of migrant labourers, in South 24-Parganas has made a large number of people enter restricted tiger reserves t...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 04.07.20

Bengal unemployment rate in June 'far better' than that of India: CM

Referring to a report of the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Saturday that the state's unemployment rate stood at 6.5 per cent in Ju...
By PTI in Calcutta

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 10.06.20

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 06.06.20

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

India  /  Published 03.06.20

Jobs: rural scene better, urban not so

The grim employment scenario in urban India got aggravated while the rural sector showed some improvement in the last week of May, with researchers attributing the uptick in the villages to seasonal s...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

World  /  Published 29.05.20

Thailand could lose 8m jobs in 2020

Thailand could lose as many as 8.4 million jobs this year, many of them in the hard-hit tourism industry, officials said on Thursday, reflecting how much the pandemic has hurt a country that received ...
By New York Times News Service in New York

World  /  Published 29.05.20

Careers on hold for many

After five years at the wellness industry start-up she co-founded in San Francisco, Hasti Nazem decided it was time for her next adventure in Silicon Valley. Her last day was March 5.Two months later,...
By David Gelles in New York

World  /  Published 27.05.20

Americas to ‘bear brunt of job losses’

The Americas will bear the brunt of an estimated 305 million job losses that the Covid-19 pandemic will cause worldwide between April and June, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) said on Wedn...
By Reuters in Geneva

World  /  Published 27.05.20

California in 'free fall'

Locked down in their homes, the four former California governors clicked into a Zoom call and one after another described how they dealt with the crises that had defined their time in office. For Pete...
By Tim Arango and Thomas Fuller in Los Angeles


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