Dearth of quality people in north India: Labour minister on unemployment

Lucknow: Union labour minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar has said there was no dearth of employment opportunities in the country, but recruiters visiting north India complain of lack of “quality people” to fill vacancies, drawing flak from opposition leaders who accused him of insulting people of the region. Union Labour Minister Santosh Kumar More...

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By Manisha Sen On Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

No seats vacant at IITs in 2019: HRD Ministry

New Delhi:In a first, no seats have been vacant this year at the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) across the country, according to HRD Ministry officials. HRD Higher Education Secretary R Subrahmanyam “There More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, July 25th, 2019

12.66 lakh new jobs created in May: ESIC payroll data

New Delhi: Around 12.66 lakh jobs were created in May, a tad higher than 11.15 lakh jobs in April this year, the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) payroll data showed. Gross enrolments of new subscribers More...

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By Manish Sen On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

Shortage of over 9,000 officers in armed forces: Govt

There is an overall shortage of 9,427 officers in the armed forces, the Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday. Minister of State for Defence Sripad Yesso Naik Minister of State for Defence Sripad Yesso Naik said this More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Railways to conduct recruitment drive for paramedical categories

New Delhi: The railways will conduct the largest recruitment drive for paramedical categories, including staff nurse and dietitians beginning Friday, the ministry said. The Computer Based Test (CBT) will be held More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, July 13th, 2019

Rajasthan govt to recruit over 3,800 revenue officials

Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has cleared a proposal for the recruitment of 3,835 posts of ‘Patwaris’ (revenue officials) in the state. Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot The previous government More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Rajasthan to fill 1,000 vacant posts of teachers in govt colleges

Jaipur: Rajasthan Higher Education Minister Bhanwar Singh Bhati Thursday said the state government will soon fill 1,000 posts of teachers vacant in government colleges. Replying to a query raised during the Question More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, July 7th, 2019

Bureaucracy cleanup: Kejriwal meets LG, asks ministers to prepare list of corrupt officials

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Saturday discussed the issue of compulsory retirement of corrupt officials with Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and later directed his cabinet ministers to prepare More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, July 7th, 2019

5.28 lakh posts vacant in police forces; 1.29 lakh in UP

New Delhi: A whopping 5.28 lakh police posts are lying vacant in the country of which nearly 1.29 lakh are in Uttar Pradesh, 50,000 in Bihar and 49,000 in West Bengal. There are 23,79,728 sanctioned posts in police More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, July 1st, 2019

Lok Sabha passes teachers reservation bill

New Delhi: Lok Sabha on Monday passed a bill that proposes to make university or college as a unit instead of department for the purpose of providing reservation for filling teachers posts in central education institutions. HRD More...