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#CareerBytes: Five mobile apps to track government job openings

04 Nov 2019

#CareerBytes: Five mobile apps to track government job openings

Government jobs are a dream for many and are the most preferred option for youngsters. Finding the right and relevant information about government jobs is very important.

#CareerBytes: Top YouTube Channels to prepare for government job exams

11 Jun 2019

#CareerBytes: Top YouTube Channels to prepare for government job exams

In India, government jobs are a dream for many and are among the most-preferred career options for youngsters.

#FinancialBytes: 5 ways for students to make some extra money

11 Jun 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 ways for students to make some extra money

Student life can be quite hard, especially for those who are staying away from their family. Along with studies, they have to manage a lot of things single-handedly, even their expenses.

Five start-ups that are changing the lives of rural India

22 Mar 2019

Five start-ups that are changing the lives of rural India

India has become one of the fastest growing start-up hubs in the world in recent years. There are tens and thousands of start-ups in the country across various sectors, including technology, media, healthcare, and financial technology, business services among others.

How to link your Aadhaar with Universal Account Number (UAN)

11 Mar 2019

How to link your Aadhaar with Universal Account Number (UAN)

Although, linking Aadhaar with the Universal Account Number (UAN), issued by the Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) is not mandatory, it might still help you make UAN transactions more conveniently.

#DreamJobAlert: Sweden's 'Eternal Employment' will pay you to do nothing

11 Mar 2019

#DreamJobAlert: Sweden's 'Eternal Employment' will pay you to do nothing

Imagine a job where you don't have to do anything, but will get paid anyway. Sounds impractical?

14.9 million jobs created per annum in MSME sector: Survey

10 Mar 2019

14.9 million jobs created per annum in MSME sector: Survey

Confederation of Indian Industry conducted a survey recently, in which it found out that the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector has created 13.5-14.9 million new jobs per annum over the past four years, at annual compounded growth rate of 3.3%.

Top 3 poll-issues will be jobs, jobs & jobs: Chidambaram

09 Mar 2019

Top 3 poll-issues will be jobs, jobs & jobs: Chidambaram

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram today hit out at the Centre over alleged lack of job creation, saying the three main issues in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls would be jobs, jobs, and jobs.

#CareerBytes: How to prepare for off-campus placement job interviews?

04 Mar 2019

#CareerBytes: How to prepare for off-campus placement job interviews?

Campus placement job interviews are a great opportunity for college students to connect with employers and secure a job before they graduate.

#CareerBytes: 5 mobile apps to track government job openings

03 Mar 2019

#CareerBytes: 5 mobile apps to track government job openings

Government jobs are a dream for many and are the most preferred option for youngsters. Finding the right and relevant information about government jobs is very important.

TN: Hundreds of engineers, MBAs apply for 14 sweeping jobs

06 Feb 2019

TN: Hundreds of engineers, MBAs apply for 14 sweeping jobs

In what can only be called a travesty, people with professional degrees are competing to bag jobs as sweepers and sanitary workers in the Tamil Nadu Assembly Secretariat.

NITI Aayog: Report claiming 45-year high unemployment unverified

31 Jan 2019

NITI Aayog: Report claiming 45-year high unemployment unverified

Following reports that India's unemployment rate had hit a 45-year high, NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar, on Thursday, clarified that the data was "not verified" and was still being processed.

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

31 Jan 2019

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.

#CareerBytes: Basic tips to remember before appearing for campus interviews

31 Jan 2019

#CareerBytes: Basic tips to remember before appearing for campus interviews

For college students, campus interviews are a great opportunity to connect with employers and secure a job even before they graduate.

7,000 apply for 13 canteen waiter posts in Maharashtra secretariat

18 Jan 2019

7,000 apply for 13 canteen waiter posts in Maharashtra secretariat

As many as 7,000 persons, mostly graduates, had applied for 13 vacant posts of canteen waiters in Mantralaya, the Maharashtra secretariat, an official said today.

#Kumbh2019: Jobs which will be generated by Prayagraj Kumbh Mela

08 Jan 2019

#Kumbh2019: Jobs which will be generated by Prayagraj Kumbh Mela

The Kumbh Mela is one of the largest religious gatherings in the world. The Ardh Kumbh Mela or Kumbh 2019, to be held in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj (Allahabad), is expected to be much bigger this year.

#CareerBytes: Best start-up internship offers for engineers in Bengaluru

29 Nov 2018

#CareerBytes: Best start-up internship offers for engineers in Bengaluru

Interning at big-name companies is a dream for many, but taking internships at start-ups may be an even better idea as one can gain a lot, including better practical experience and exposure.

Want to get hired at Google? Here are some tips

17 Nov 2018

Want to get hired at Google? Here are some tips

Google is one of the world's best and highest paying companies and many people aspire to land a high-paying job at the tech giant.

MP polls: BJP releases manifesto, promises 10L jobs per year

17 Nov 2018

MP polls: BJP releases manifesto, promises 10L jobs per year

Providing 10 lakh jobs per year to youths in Madhya Pradesh and welfare of all sections of society are among the major promises made by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in its manifesto for the November 28 assembly elections.

'Job Crisis in India': Book advises to prepare for 'gigs'

21 Oct 2018

'Job Crisis in India': Book advises to prepare for 'gigs'

The safe and steady "9 to 5" jobs may no more be an option for most Indians, warns a new book 'Job Crisis in India', advising youth to be prepared for short-term work or "gigs".

180 million jobs for women at high risk globally: IMF

09 Oct 2018

180 million jobs for women at high risk globally: IMF

As many as 180 million jobs for women are at high risk of being displaced globally due to new technologies like automation, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned today.

Only 1 in 10 companies want to hire women: Report

09 Oct 2018

Only 1 in 10 companies want to hire women: Report

A World Economic Forum (WEF) study has revealed that companies in India that are witnessing the highest growth prefer hiring men, and technology-led job growth benefits men more than women.

Report: 57% of regular Indian employees earn less than Rs.10,000

26 Sep 2018

Report: 57% of regular Indian employees earn less than Rs.10,000

In a new report published on Tuesday by the Azim Premji University, it's been revealed that 57% of India's regular, salaried employees earn less than Rs. 10,000 per month, well under the Seventh Central Pay Commission's (CPC) stipulated salary of Rs. 18,000 per month.

#JobGrowthTracking: 100 million workers' details to be linked to Aadhaar

25 Sep 2018

#JobGrowthTracking: 100 million workers' details to be linked to Aadhaar

The Central government is planning on linking the details of about 100 million workers with Aadhaar to establish a reliable system to track job growth in the country.

Survey reveals what affects the productivity of most employees

16 Sep 2018

Survey reveals what affects the productivity of most employees

The productivity of most employees is impacted by unrelated tasks and administrative work as 86% in a survey feel that they lose time each day on work-specific tasks but unrelated to their core job.

The Indian Army is cutting 150,000 jobs: All details here

10 Sep 2018

The Indian Army is cutting 150,000 jobs: All details here

The Indian Army is all set to cut as many as 150,000 jobs over the next four or five years.

1.2 crore jobs created in India in 10 months

25 Aug 2018

1.2 crore jobs created in India in 10 months

Nearly 1.2 crore jobs were created in the country in the 10-month period till June this year, as per a Central Statistics Office (CSO) report.

This website is all you need for government-schemes, jobs, exams

23 Aug 2018

This website is all you need for government-schemes, jobs, exams

The central and state governments roll out several schemes, implement various initiatives and policies for citizens.

#CareerBytes: 6 tech skills you need to get start-up jobs

23 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: 6 tech skills you need to get start-up jobs

Start-up jobs are in demand these days as more and more job seekers are looking for jobs offering learning opportunities and scope for growth.

Maharashtra: Army recruitment drive from October 23 to November 3

22 Aug 2018

Maharashtra: Army recruitment drive from October 23 to November 3

An Army recruitment drive for the post of soldiers will be conducted in Amravati city in east Maharashtra in October this year.

Over 6,000 applications for 10 vacancies in the Central govt.

19 Aug 2018

Over 6,000 applications for 10 vacancies in the Central govt.

Over 6,000 aspiring candidates have put in their applications in response to a recent job vacancy announcement for the posts of 10 joint secretaries in the Central government.

2,800 faculty posts lying vacant in IITs, 260 in IIMs

12 Aug 2018

2,800 faculty posts lying vacant in IITs, 260 in IIMs

It is not just seats that are going vacant in Indian institutes. According to data from the HRD Ministry, 5,606 posts of faculty members in central universities are yet to be filled.

74% candidates appear for online railway exam for 60,000 jobs

09 Aug 2018

74% candidates appear for online railway exam for 60,000 jobs

A record 74% candidates were present in the first shift of the railways' mega online exam for more than 60,000 jobs that began today, Indian Railways said.

Reservation won't guarantee employment; there are no jobs: Nitin Gadkari

05 Aug 2018

Reservation won't guarantee employment; there are no jobs: Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today said reservation will not guarantee employment as jobs are shrinking, responding to the ongoing Maratha agitation for quota in jobs and education in Maharashtra.

#CareerBytes: 5 job portals meant exclusively for start-up jobs

02 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: 5 job portals meant exclusively for start-up jobs

It might be a great idea to start working at a start-up - they're growing, dynamic, unconventional, and innovative, making for a great workplace in all.

Railways increases 'vacancies' for assistant loco pilots, technicians to 60,000

02 Aug 2018

Railways increases 'vacancies' for assistant loco pilots, technicians to 60,000

In a big relief to 47.56L candidates appearing for the first set of computer-based tests for the 26,502 vacancies of assistant loco pilots and technicians to be held on August 9, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal today said the number of "vacancies" has been more than doubled to 60,000.

Where are all the JEE toppers (2009-13) now?

31 Jul 2018

Where are all the JEE toppers (2009-13) now?

Joint Entrance Examination-Advanced (earlier IIT-JEE), one of the world's toughest exams, is the gateway for admission into the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technologies.

Walmart India expects to create 30,000 jobs in Uttar Pradesh

27 Jul 2018

Walmart India expects to create 30,000 jobs in Uttar Pradesh

Walmart India, which had signed MoU with UP government to open 15 wholesale Cash and Carry stores, said it expects to create at least 30,000 local jobs from these stores.

About 11,000 candidates recommended by SSC for govt-jobs: Jitendra Singh

25 Jul 2018

About 11,000 candidates recommended by SSC for govt-jobs: Jitendra Singh

About 11,000 candidates have been recommended for different government jobs by the SSC during 2018-19 so far, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh informed Lok Sabha today.

Employees may soon withdraw 75% PF if unemployed for 1-month

23 Jul 2018

Employees may soon withdraw 75% PF if unemployed for 1-month

An employee, who is not in employment for a month, may be allowed to avail 75% of the Provident Fund standing to his credit, Labor Minister Santosh Gangwar said.