India

  • Indian Factory Workers Kill CEO Over Pay

    Indian Factory Workers Kill CEO Over Pay

    Stormed office demanding 40 hours instead of 25

    H.K. Maheswari, CEO of North Brook Jute Mill, died enroute to the hospital after a mob of workers stormed his office when he denied their pay request. Continue Reading

  • 13 Jobs You Thought You Wanted

    13 Jobs You Thought You Wanted

    'You like sleep? This is not the career for you.'

    Reddit users tell you why you shouldn't enter their chosen career field. From doctors to photographers to aerospace engineers, every job has its hated aspects. Continue Reading

  • Jobs That Won't Be Outsourced Anymore

    Jobs That Won't Be Outsourced Anymore

    Many U.S. workers at call centers have seen their jobs shipped overseas in recent years as companies sought cheap labor as a way to cut costs. Beyond lost jobs, the moves also resulted in complaints by consumers about having to deal with foreign-accented employees at call centers in far off places such as... Continue Reading

  • Broken American Dream? Immigrants' Adult Children Leave U.S. For Jobs

    Broken American Dream? Immigrants' Adult Children Leave U.S. For Jobs

    Over the last century, scores of immigrants have left their poor home countries behind for the golden shores of the U.S.A. But now their grown American children are leaving college, struggling to find good jobs, while watching cousins and friends in India, China or Korea post on Facebook about their exciting... Continue Reading

  • Lunch Break: What You Need To Know About Getting A Job This Week

    Lunch Break: What You Need To Know About Getting A Job This Week

    Well, no one should be surprised by this. A Gallup/USA Today poll released Monday examined voters' top concerns this election year and found job creation came out on top. Asked to rank 12 different categories, a whopping 92 percent of respondents rated job creation "extremely or very important." Interestingly,... Continue Reading

  • It's Legal To Shoot And Kill Animal Poachers, Indian State Orders

    It's Legal To Shoot And Kill Animal Poachers, Indian State Orders

    NEW DELHI -- A state in western India has declared war on animal poaching by allowing forest guards to shoot hunters on sight in an effort to curb rampant attacks on tigers and other wildlife. The government in Maharashtra says injuring or killing suspected poachers will no longer be considered a crime. Forest... Continue Reading

  • To Some Working Poor In India, Home Is Parking Lot

    To Some Working Poor In India, Home Is Parking Lot

    By Tim Sullivan NEW DELHI -- There is almost no movement in the pre-dawn cold, when the winter fog sits low over the old city and the only light comes from distant street lamps. The parking lot is silent, except for the occasional hacking cough. Continue Reading

  • Plenty of Jobs and Raises...in India

    Plenty of Jobs and Raises...in India

    There's no way around it: This news is going to make a lot of readers angry. There are major hiring wars going on, along with giant companies giving nearly 20 percent raises to their entire staff -- in India. They're doing this in order to have enough employees to handle the myriad jobs outsourced from the... Continue Reading