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A day after Labour Day, most of us would agree that one of the biggest challenges confronting India today is job creation. To date, debates on the subject have focused on how many people are entering the labour force, and how many jobs are being generated to absorb these entrants. 488 more words
.As India is headed for a General Election in about a year, the biggest debate currently is if Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been able to create enough jobs. 607 more words
Not only that unemployment rate in the country between July 2017 and April 2018 doubled, the number of jobs in the fiscal year 2017-18 declined to 406 million as compared to 406.7 million in the previous year too, CMIE data show. 331 more words
Just some clever lines? India faces a scary jobs crisis, reality is belied by Centre’s claims on employment
In 2014, BJP came to power promising 10 million new jobs a year. In 2019, it will be tested against this promise and the degree to which it has fulfilled it. 829 more words
Data from the latest KLEMS India database shows that employment in the Indian economy shrank by 0.1% in 2015-16 and by 0.2% in 2014-15.
Employment in the total Indian economy shrank by 0.1% in financial year 2015-16 and by 0.2% in 2014-15. 462 more words
Labour minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar told the Lok Sabha on Monday that the government had not set a target for job creation.
In a written response to INLD MP Dushyant Chautala’s question on employment over the past three years, Gangwar said, “No target has been set by the government. 204 more words