MP governor approves ordinance to increase OBC quota from 14% to 27%

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel has approved an ordinance to increase reservation for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) from 14 per cent to 27 per cent. MP Governor Anandiben Patel signs the ordinance to increase OBC quota from 14% to 27%. The move is seen as an effort by the Kamal Nath-led Congress government to gain the support of the More...

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By Manish Sen On Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Gorakhpur MP detained during protest for SC status for Nishads

Gorakhpur (UP): The Uttar Pradesh parliamentarian from Gorakhpur and 20 others were detained on Thursday while staging a demonstration for granting reservation to the Nishad community under the Scheduled Caste category, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, February 24th, 2019

Automation has SBI leaving 25% retirement vacancies open for tech

Mumbai: As technological shifts make more inroads into banking, the nations largest lender SBI has decided to replace only 75 percent of its retiring workforce over a five-year period and is benefiting from the More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Rlys to launch recruitment drive for 1.3 lakh vacancies

New Delhi: The railways is going to launch a massive recruitment drive to fill up 1.3 lakh vacancies in various categories which are essential for smooth and safe running of trains, a statement from the ministry More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Over 4.12 lakh vacancies in central govt depts in 2016

New Delhi: Over 4.12 lakh posts were lying vacant in various central government organisations in 2016, the Centre said in a written reply to Lok Sabha today. Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh Out of More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

U’khand govt approves 10 pc general category quota

Dehradun: The Uttarakhand government on Wednesday approved 10% reservation in education and employment opportunities for economically weaker sections in the general category. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

Rajasthan notifies 4% reservation for differently-abled

Secretary of the Social Justice and Empowerment Shuchi Sharma , said the government had issued a gazette notification last Thursday in compliance with the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016. Jaipur: A More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

Over 100 vacancies in Goa courts: Minister

Panaji: As many as 108 posts are lying vacant in different courts of Goa following the state government’s decision in 2016 to ban fresh recruitments, law minister Nilesh Cabral admitted on Wednesday. Law Minister More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, January 27th, 2019

Gujjar community demands 5 pc reservation in 11 days

Sawai Madhopur (Rajasthan): A ‘mahapanchayat’ called by the Gujjar community here on Sunday said that if they were not given 5 per cent reservation in government jobs and academic institutions in next 11 days, More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

Railways to recruit 4 lakh employees in 2 yrs: Goyal

New Delhi: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said that Railways is in the process of recruiting four lakh people as 1.32 lakh seats are presently vacant and 1 lakh employees will retire in two years. Railway More...