Job loss

  • Collapse of telecom, aviation sectors to cost thousands of jobs: PC
    NEW DELHI, JULY 30 (IANS): Former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram has hit out at the government over the looming economic crisis in the country and warned that collapse of the telecom and aviation sectors will cost thousands of jobs. "Millions have lost their jobs or livelihood in the last 12 months. The collapse of two major industries - telecom and aviation - will cost many more thousands of direct and indirect jobs," Chidambaram said in a statement. The Congres
  • Job loss, financial distress, social stigma haunt COVID-19 patients in Assam
    Guwahati, June 27 (PTI):  COVID-19 patients in Assam are facing mental health problems over issues like job loss, financial distress, social stigma and delay in receiving test reports, a recent state government study has found. The issues came to light during a telepsychology volunteering programme -- ‘Monon’, which means mental well-being -- conducted by a team of doctors and counsellors of the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), the medical establishmen