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Beyond IT/BPO, new jobs not being created: 2/3 of record FDI only in services

Beyond IT/BPO, new jobs not being created: 2/3 of record FDI only in services

The challenge of job creation in India, specifically in the transition of the over half its workforce employed in agriculture, gets much tougher keeping in view the overreliance on service to drive this growth. Globally, such labor market transitions, including in the ASEAN boom of the mid-nineties and the Chinese growth story, have been achieved through a big manufacturing push.

Stop outages or face licence cancellation: Delhi govt to discoms
Stop outages or face licence cancellation: Delhi govt to discoms

In a stern warning to the discoms, Delhi government today said it will not hesitate to consider "cancelling" their licenses if they fail to improve the power situation...

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 31 May )This Week ( 29 May - 04 Jun )

SAGITTARIUS A number of domestic disagreements could add spice to a lively period, and this is an excellent time to start acting over promised home improvements, including speculation in the property market if that's where your interests lie.… read more