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Four years of NDA: Has Modi fulfilled job creation promise? Here’s what people’s verdict says

Four years of Modi government: Even as 56% Indians still have faith in Narendra Modi that he will fulfil his poll promises before 2019 elections, they are simply not convinced that enough jobs have been created yet.

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Job creation: Not ‘how many’, but ‘how good’

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


Has Modi created enough jobs or not? Here are the arguments so far

.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


Where are the jobs? Not in India; unemployment rate doubles, jobs decline

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


Forget job growth, employment in India actually fell between 2014 and 2016

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


Govt hasn’t set any target for job creation, Labour minister

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