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Skill academy to boost Kerala’s MSME sector


September 14th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 14 (IANS) The Kerala government has decided to set up an international skill academy to boost the growth of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME). This was announced ... Read more...

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UP to dole out unemployment allowance in July


June 29th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 29 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government will begin disbursing the unemployment allowance to applicants in the state from July, an official said Friday.A senior official told IANS that ... Read more...

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Unemployment allowance to roll out in July


June 29th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 29 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government will begin disbursing the unemployment allowance to applicants from July, an official said Friday.Work on it is in the final phase. So ... Read more...

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Maharashtra governor wants vocational training varsity


May 4th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan Friday said he looked forward to some initiative on creating a vocational training university in the state."I have been consistently advocating the ... Read more...

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Ruckus at Employment Exchange, official beaten up


March 16th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 16 (IANS) Angry at the delay in getting employment registration forms, a crowd of young men and women created a ruckus outside the Employment Exchange in Ghaziabad and ... Read more...

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Akhilesh assumes charge, shunts out Mayawati loyalists


March 15th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 15 (IANS) Swinging into action within an hour of taking over as Uttar Pradesh chief minister, Akhilesh Yadav Thursday undertook a major shake-up of the bureaucracy, showing the ... Read more...

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SP’s poll sop sparks law and order scare


March 13th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/Agra, March 13 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party's (SP) biggest election sop - Rs.1,000 a month to every unemployed person till age 35 - has turned out to be a nightmare ... Read more...

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Parliamentary panel favours dole to jobless youths


September 1st, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) A parliamentary panel has suggested allowance for registered unemployed youths in the country.The parliamentary panel on labour and employment also said a strategy should be ... Read more...

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Haryana asks job seekers to register online


April 23rd, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) The department of employment in Haryana has asked job seekers, who are already registered with the state's employment exchanges, to register online again.A department spokesman said: ... Read more...

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Haryana to fill vacant posts for disabled


April 21st, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 21 (IANS) The Haryana government has decided to launch a special recruitment campaign to fill up 1,392 vacant posts reserved for the disabled in its various departments, it ... Read more...

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Kerala assembly session begins on turbulent note


December 21st, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 21 (IANS) The eight-day penultimate session of the 12th Kerala assembly began on a tumultuous note Tuesday as the Congress-led opposition forced the winding up of the proceedings for the ... Read more...

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VSAT link for skill development to job seekers unveiled


September 21st, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) Leading vocational training provider Indian Institute of Job Training (IIJT) Tuesday unveiled a countrywide VSAT (very small aperture terminal) facility to enable last mile access to employability enhancement ... Read more...

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Employment registration to go online in Haryana


August 30th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 30 (IANS) Job seekers in Haryana will not have to go to employment exchanges to get their names registered. An online facility is being activated from Sep 1. Haryana's Labour and ... Read more...

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Girls exempt from fees in Gujarat ITIs


August 5th, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 4 (IANS) Girls undergoing vocational training in industrial training institutes (ITIs) in Gujarat have been exempted from paying tuition fees, Labour and Employment Minister Vajubhai Vala said here Wednesday. The minister ... Read more...

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Gujarat tops in placements for seventh year


July 21st, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 21 (IANS) Gujarat continued to maintain its top position in job placements through employment exchanges in India for the seventh consecutive year in 2009, Gujarat Health Minister Jaynarayan Vyas said ... Read more...

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Mayawati government’s budget focuses on infrastructure


February 4th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 4 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government's annual budget of Rs.153,000 crore, tabled in the state assembly here Thursday, provides a major thrust to infrastructure, energy, information technology, rural employment and ... Read more...

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Labour Minister asks state governments to constitute Social Security Boards


January 22nd, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan. 22 (ANI): Union Labour Minister Mallikarjun Kharge has urged state governments to constitute a State Social Security Boards and formulate their rules under the Unorganised Workers' Social Security Act ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa makes rare appearance in assembly session


January 8th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS) Leader of the Opposition in the Tamil Nadu assembly and former chief minister J. Jayalalithaa made a rare but short visit to the house Friday but succeeded in ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa flays move to re-hire retired employees


January 1st, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 1 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary and Leader of the Opposition J. Jayalalithaa Friday charged that the Tamil Nadu government's decision to hire retired government employees on contract will benefit the ... Read more...

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PMK criticises DMK for hiring retired employees


December 30th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) PMK founder S. Ramadoss has come down heavily on the DMK government's decision to hire retired government employees on contract basis to fill up vacancies. "The government is ... Read more...

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J-K youth register themselves at employment exchange


September 24th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep 24(ANI): Unemployed youth of Jammu Kashmir assembled outside the employment exchanges on Thursday to register their names following reports that the State Government is likely to announce an employment policy ... Read more...

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Employment exchanges to be modernised


July 6th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The government will modernise employment exchanges to enable job seekers to register online from anywhere and approach any employment exchange, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee announced Monday. "Under ... Read more...

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New project to enable job seekers to register on-line from anywhere to be launched


July 6th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): A new project for the modernization of the employment exchanges is to be launched in Public Private Partnership.Announcing this while presenting the Union Budget in ... Read more...

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Highlights of General Budget 2009-10 (Part II)


July 6th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Minister on Monday presented the General Budget 2009-10 in the Parliament. Other highlights of General Budget 2009-10 are as follows: 1. Total budget expenditure for ... Read more...

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Essar setting up first BPO centre in Srinagar


February 10th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 10 (IANS) The Essar group of industries Tuesday started setting up Jammu and Kashmir's first Business Processing Outsourcing (BPO), which will generate 4,000 jobs in the state that has around ... Read more...

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CII to set up skills development centre for Kashmir youth (Lead, changing dateline)


January 24th, 2009 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 24 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is setting up a skills development centre in Jammu and Kashmir, a state that has around 300,000 jobless youth who are often ... Read more...

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Kerala moots law to regulate private sector jobs


December 17th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 17 (IANS) The Kerala government will introduce a law to ensure that all private sector jobs are brought under the employment exchanges in the state, Labour Minister P.K. Gurudasan Wednesday ... Read more...

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No increase in retirement age of Kerala government employees


July 22nd, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 22 (IANS) Kerala Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan Tuesday said there would be no increase in retirement age of state government employees. Balakrishnan told the state assembly that although state government ... Read more...

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Gujarat tops in giving jobs


March 19th, 2008 - 9:51 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Gujarat topped in providing jobs - 178,346 - in the private and public sectors through employment exchanges in 2007, parliament was informed Wednesday. Tamil Nadu with 23,757 ... Read more...

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Bengal ties up with Brainware to train its jobless


March 3rd, 2008 - 12:07 pm ICT by admin
By Sujoy Dhar Kolkata, March 3 (IANS) For decades, employment exchanges in West Bengal were farcical bleak houses where the state's unemployed registered in millions without expecting an interview call. This year, the ... Read more...

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