Articles about Monitoring Indian Economy

India witnesses job recovery, unemployment rate back to pre-lockdown era

24 Jun 2020

Business
India witnesses job recovery, unemployment rate back to pre-lockdown era

Bruised by the coronavirus-necessitated lockdown, the Indian economy has shown few signs of recovery as the unemployment rate is reported to have returned to the pre-lockdown period.

Coronavirus: 1,221 dead in India; 4 states record biggest spike

02 May 2020

India
Coronavirus: 1,221 dead in India; 4 states record biggest spike

On Friday, India reported a total of 37,256 cases of COVID-19, including 1,221 deaths, according to data compiled from official state and union territory government statistics.

Unemployment at 45-year high after demonetization, stalled NSSO report shows

31 Jan 2019

Business
Unemployment at 45-year high after demonetization, stalled NSSO report shows

During 2017-18, India's unemployment rate touched a 45-year high of 6.1%, a previously unreleased National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) report has revealed.

Telecom mass layoffs: 75,000 employees lost jobs in one year

15 Nov 2017

Business
Telecom mass layoffs: 75,000 employees lost jobs in one year

Thousands of people working in India's telecom industry are grappling with massive job losses. The sector lost a fourth of its three-lakh workforce in the last 12 months.

Yashwant Sinha: Tughlaq had also implemented the note ban

15 Nov 2017

Politics
Yashwant Sinha: Tughlaq had also implemented the note ban

Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha does it again!

Private sector projects have reached a standstill in recent quarters

04 Apr 2017

Business
Private sector projects have reached a standstill in recent quarters

According to Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), the progress of private sector projects has reached a roadblock.