A Safe Haven, Now Closing

Sheroes Hangout café, the only chain in India employing and rehabilitating acid attack survivors, has not survived the pandemic.  Bangalore : Sheroes café closed down because of the heavy losses incurred since the pandemic began, said Sujanya, the administration in-charge. The cafe’s branches are in Agra and Lucknow, and employed around 30 acid attack survivors. […]

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High Percentage of Engineering Graduates Remain Unemployed

The dip in job placements for students across government and private engineering institutions in the country is a huge cause of concern for the education sector According to the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), there has been a decline in the number of engineering institutes across the country. There were around 3,400 such […]

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Gender Gap in Bengaluru’s Employment Ratio

Number of female applicants is less than male applicants at the Employment Exchange in Bengaluru   Bengaluru, Sept. 18, 2018: All the four Employment Exchange offices in Bengaluru have much higher number of male applicants as compared to female. According to the data from the Directorate of Employment and Training in Bangalore, the total number […]

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