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US Jobless Claims Rise By 23,000 To 230,000

Jan 13, 2022 Associated Press (AP)

Employers posted 10.6 million job openings in November, the fifth-highest monthly total in records going back to 2000.

Union Minister Giriraj Singh Expresses His Anguish Over Increased Job Related Migration Of People From Bihar To Other States

Dec 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

"Why Niti Aayog is calling Bihar a backward state?" BJP's Rajiv Pratap Rudy asked in the questioning hour of Lok Sabha

Varun Gandhi Calls Out Delays In Employment Process, Tweets About Youth's Patience

Until when should the youth of India keep patience? asked BJP MP Varun Gandhi on Twitter while highlighting the problems faced by them at every process of examination, right from question paper leaks to getting results.

Ghulam Nabi Azad Urges Centre To Introduce Bill For Restoring Jammu and Kashmir's Statehood

Dec 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Azad said elections can happen immediately after the winter ends as the security situation has improved. Besides the apex court, only the BJP-led government can reverse its decision.

Arunachal Pradesh Governor Asks Students To Set Up Startups And Become Job Providers

He advised them to acquire merit and not bribe for their mission accomplishment. “Always abide by law and be a man of cent per cent humane virtues,” he stressed.

29 October, 2021

Rise In Business, Consumer Sentiments Creating More Jobs

Lola Nayar

Almost 7 lakh to10 lakh jobs were created just for this festival. Expectations are that besides festival demand, improved business sentiments may well see employment, including contract jobs, at pre-pandemic level this year itself

12 July, 2021

Haryana’s New Nativist Law Violates India’s Constitution

Chaaru Gupta

The fundamental rights the law violates are guaranteed under Part III of the Constitution and include the right to equality, the right against discrimination in employment and the right to carry on any business or trade.

08 July, 2021

California Kicks Off 1.1 Billion USD Cleanup Plan To Create Jobs

Associated Press (AP)

Gavin Newson said that people who were formerly homeless or formerly incarcerated will be given priority for the jobs created by the three-year program

10 June, 2021

Second Covid Wave: Employment Rates Paint A Bleak Picture

Lola Nayar

Despite no national lockdown, the second pandemic wave has dealt a more severe blow to India’s job scenario by hitting the countryside hard

03 June, 2021

UN Says Pandemic Created An 'Unparalleled' Employment Crisis

Associated Press (AP)

The Labour-Market crisis created due to the Novel Coronavirus pandemic is far from over, unemployment is another crisis this world may face.

27 May, 2021

How To Train The Urban Migrant To Find Opportunities In A Crisis

Manjit Sawhney

The lives of the people in Delhi's Kusumpur Pahari slum took a turn for the worse in 2020 as the real effects of the pandemic began to unravel.


09 March, 2021

Biden Aims At Big Relief Package For Citizens Without Touching A Tripwire Of Inflation.

Associated Press (AP)

Biden says his government can use coronavirus relief plan not only to stop a pandemic, jobs crisis but also to tackle deep issues of poverty, inequality and more

23 February, 2021

Reimagining The Skilling Ecosystem

Arvind Gupta

With 10 to 12 million youth entering the workforce every year, India should not only train and skill them for the domestic economy but for the world.

18 February, 2021

New Hopes: Cognizant Ramps Up Hiring Capacity For Freshers, Lateral Hires In 2021


The US-based company, which has over two lakh employees in India, expects to hire more than 23,000 fresh graduates this year in the country.

30 January, 2021

50 Youth Conned With Fake Job Letters For Govt Hospital Posts In UP's Bareilly

Outlook Web Bureau

The youths were told that they will get jobs if they give Rs 5 lakh each for which they had paid an advance of Rs 3 lakh each after which they were made to fill an application form.

13 January, 2021

Haryana Government Launches One-Time Registration Portal For Jobs

Outlook Web Bureau

This will not only bring about more transparency but will also speed up the recruitment process

17 December, 2020

40% Indians Expect Jobs To Increase In 2021: LinkedIn Year-End Data


LinkedIn survey shows 53% expect their companies to do better in the next six months going into 2021.


20 November, 2020

Exams For Central Govt Jobs Must Be Held In Regional Languages: KCR Writes To Modi


The exams are currently held in Hindi and English

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz