Friday, 18 January, 2019

Topic: Jobs

Arun Jaitley, Narendra Modi, and Jayant Sinha at the launch of the Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency (MUDRA) Bank | Kuni Takahashi/Bloomberg

In MUDRA, India’s young and women entrepreneurs find a growth story

In the last three years, in addition to generating jobs, MUDRA has managed to boost financial inclusion in India.
Representational image | Taylor Weidman/Bloomberg

What economist Surjit Bhalla gets wrong about India’s jumbo job crisis

Without capturing household-level data frequently, it is futile to analyse employment expectations.

The dangling carrot of reservation and Rahul’s Modi ‘man’ia

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi | Rob Stothard - WPA Pool/Getty Images

Modi government’s economic quota is unconstitutional

The new constitutional amendment suffers from three major legal flaws.
Narendra Modi speaks during a joint statement with U.S. President Donald Trump in the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. |

Modi pushes upper caste quota ahead of Lok Sabha polls, but where are the jobs?

Research suggests India is experiencing jobless growth and is failing to create secure, high-quality employment for its citizens.

Narendra Modi’s reservation lollipop and vanishing magic tricks

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.
Nitin Gadkari

Unemployment biggest problem in India, says Gadkari

Union minister Nitin Gadkari said there was a need to think about how to create employment in rural and urban India.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi | PTI

Modi voters know they bought an empty package. They won’t keep buying it

An unambiguous message to the BJP from the state elections: It’s time for you to go.
Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh

With Manmohan by his side on dais, Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Modi on jobs & farmers

The Congress chief was delivering his address after the Associated Journals Limited announced the re-launch of Hindi newspaper Navjivan.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi addresses a public meeting in Sagar | PTI

Modi betrayed people with promise of 2 crore jobs and 15 lakh cash deposit: Rahul Gandhi

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi during his rally in Sagar in Madhya Pradesh said that while CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan speaks with decency, Modi uses hatred.
hiren gohain

Does sedition law apply to JNU & Assam cases or is it being used as tool to stifle dissent?

Ten JNU students, including Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya have been charge-sheeted under the sedition law for raising ‘anti-India’ slogan...