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Opposition slammed BJP government over rise in unemployment and deaths of migrants

The Congress last week took up the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and International Labour Organisation (ILO) report, which has estimated that the unemployment rate in the country is likely to be at 32.5 per cent in case the spread of coronavirus is contained within six months of the start of rigorous containment measures. Further, the Read More…

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Modi Era India unemployment rate roars 45-year high in 2017-18

In the latest setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi just months before the Lok Sabha elections. India’s unemployment rate rose to a 45-year high during 2017-2018, the Business Standard newspaper on Thursday quoted a government survey as showing,   Earlier this month, the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy, a leading independent think-tank, said the country Read More…

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11 million jobs lost in 2018, but PM Modi still singing Raag Jumla allege Rahul

Gandhi hit out at Narendra Modi citing a media report which claimed that the employment scenario turned bleak in the past year with almost 11 million Indians losing their jobs.   Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday attacked Narendra Modi over reported job losses last year, saying the prime minister who had promised two crore Read More…