65,000 sex workers in Bengal will cast a void vote because their job is not recognised under India’s labour laws

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 In the midst of Lok Sabha elections, a body representing about 65,000 sex workers of West Bengal is pushing for recognising them as labourers, on the basis of which they will decide whom to vote. The sex workers complain about lack of recognition of their profession under the labour laws, […]

Rahul Gandhi savours rural job scheme success in Kerala tribal woman’s IAS feat

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 The first tribal woman from Kerala to qualify for the IAS told Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday that her parents were beneficiaries of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme. Sreedhanya Suresh said her parents had educated their two children with the money they earned from the rural job guarantee […]

Job creation important target of the government: Asad Umar

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Asad Umar on Wednesday said that the creation of job opportunities is an important target of the government. While addressing at inaugural ceremony of Naya Pakistan housing Program, he said that the government was working hard to make Naya Pakistan Housing a success story. They were enthusiastic […]

Premier Burt On Job Losses At Butterfield Bank

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 2 The Government is “disappointed at the loss of Bermudian jobs” at Butterfield Bank, Premier David Burt said, adding that they will work to ensure former employees have the needed support, and also “increase efforts to diversify our banking sector.” The Premier’s comments follow after the Bank of Butterfield confirmed that 30 employees […]

Report from Fed banks in Cleveland, Philadelphia examines job prospects for adults without college degrees

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPrint Post Views: 0 Cleveland and Akron score relatively well in a new Federal Reserve report that examines “opportunity employment” — the availability of jobs that do not require a four-year college degree but give workers the chance to earn more than the national annual median wage of $37,690. The report, released Wednesday, April […]