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    Maharashtra: Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant questions, why not change the SC order on 50 per cent reservation in jobs?

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena, which has supported reservation to Marathas, on Monday said the government should take steps to enhance reservation in jobs beyond the 50 per cent ceiling. Participating in the debate on SC/ST (Protection of Atrocities) Bill, 2018, Shiv Sena MP Arwind Sawant said the government had brought a legilstation to restore “dilution” of the SC/ST Act following Supreme Court verdict. It should do the same on the verdict putting a

  • Protests continue in Iraq over lack of jobs, basic services

    Baghdad: Hundreds of Iraqi demonstrators took to the streets on Sunday in protest over lack of jobs and basic service, police said. In Dhi Qar province, dozens of protestors gathered around the provincial council building and others attacked offices of al-Hikma, Badr and Fadhiela political parties in the city of Nasriyah, some 375 km south of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, Xinhua reported.

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    Maharashtra CM to BMC: Reinstate scavengers who lost jobs due to discrepancies in names

    Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)  to accommodate the 2,700 scavenger staff who lost their jobs after discrepancies were found in the English spellings in their names. They will be reinstated within three months after they execute indemnity bonds.

  • Jobs in US, UK no longer lure Indians: Indeed survey

    Mumbai: There has been a sharp decline among Indians seeking jobs in two top destinations — the United Kingdom by 42 per cent and US by 38 per cent – attributed mainly to the political situations there, a new survey by top global jobs portal Indeed has revealed.

  • Bhopal: Keen to give fair chance to aspirants, IAF extends job rally

    Bhopal: As chaos reigned in Indian Air Force recruitment rally here on Sunday following the failure of the state government to provide basic facilities in organizing the rally, IAF decided to continue with its drive on Monday too as it wanted to give all youths who had come from all across the state, a fair chance to join the forces.

  • Legalise work permits for immigrants

    Hatred against immigrants is not peculiar to India alone. But it is at its peak when economic conditions are harsh, and a local population looks unkindly at people who are perceived to be snatching away jobs from locals. Moreover, the shrill cry against immigrants is a surefire way of winning political support.

  • Nandan Nilekani

    Big data to address problems of jobs, growth, says Nilekani

     Bengaluru : Infosys co-founder and former UIDAI chairman Nandan Nilekani Tuesday swore by big data, saying it will address issues of economic growth and jobs and help small businesses avail of loans that have eluded them so far. “The fact that we are talking of using big data is not just some technical mumbo-jumbo, it is actually creating a cycle of investment and growth for India’s small businesses, which will lead to

  • Cracking down on countries that cheat: US President Trump

    Washington: US President Donald Trump has said his administration has been fighting to bring back manufacturing jobs and crackdown on “countries that cheat”. “From day one, my administration has been fighting to bring back our manufacturing jobs and crackdown on foreign
    countries that cheat. Got a lot of them.  We will end the theft of American prosperity, and we will stand up for our companies, our factories, and our workers,” Trump said at a “Made in

  • Indore: 450 students turn up to grab 200 jobs

    Indore: As many as 450 students from different teaching departments of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) turned up at a job fair organised by the university’s centralised placement cell at Takhshila Campus on Monday.