Social Security

  • West Bengal for social security scheme for investors 09-05-2013 05:20 AM

    Kolkata: West Bengal is planning to start a social security scheme for depositors and investors to ensure proper return of public money following the Saradha chit fund mess, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said in Kolkata on Wednesday. "In the wake of growing financial insecurity, we are thinking of a social...
  • When it comes to gender gap, men play crucial role 25-11-2012 11:04 AM

    Washington: Sorry, fellas, but President Barack Obama's re-election makes it official: Women can overrule men at the ballot box. For the first time in research dating to 1952, a presidential candidate whom men chose decisively - Republican Mitt Romney - lost. More women voted for the other guy. It's surprising...
  • China to create 2 mn jobs for social workers 10-11-2011 09:06 AM

    Beijing: China is strengthening its social sector by offering about two million job opportunities, having observed the declining number of social workers in the country. As part of a government plan, two million qualified social workers will be employed on the mainland by the end of 2015, China Daily quoted...
  • Govt approves National Social Security Fund 28-07-2011 03:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Government on Thursday approved the constitution and operation of the National Social Security Fund for unorganised sector workers with an initial allocation of Rs 1,000 crore. Finance Minister Pranab Mukharjee had announced setting up of the fund in his 2010-11 Budget speech. The constitution of the fund,...
  • University posts personal info of 40,000 students 29-10-2010 12:17 PM

    Honolulu: The Social Security numbers, grades and other personal information of more than 40,000 former University of Hawaii students were posted online for nearly a year before being removed this week, The Associated Press has learned. University officials told the AP that a faculty member inadvertently uploaded files containing the...
  • Age no bar: Minister dupes elders 11-01-2007 09:15 PM

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  • Techies abroad get a tax break 23-12-2006 01:53 PM

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