No proposal for reservation in private sector: Union Minister

New Delhi: Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot on Tuesday informed the Lok Sabha that presently there is no proposal under government’s consideration for reservation of jobs in the private sector. Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot “At present, there is no such proposal with More...

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By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 8th, 2020

Punjab police detain unemployed trained teachers taking out protest march

Patiala (Punjab): The Punjab police on Sunday detained several ETT-TET passed teachers who were marching towards the residence of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, demanding government jobs. Scores of protestors clashed More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, February 24th, 2020

Two dozen apply for SEBI chairman post

As many as two dozen people, including two whole-time members of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), have applied for the post of chairman of the capital markets regulator, sources said. The last date More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 14th, 2020

Supreme Court judgment on reservation: Congress says it will take ‘decisive step’ in two days

New Delhi: The Congress on Friday said its members have approached the Supreme Court in their individual capacities against the recent job quota judgment and the party will take a “decisive step” on the issue More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

Gujarat govt to review circular on women quota in police jobs

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government on Tuesday said it will study and rectify any discrepancy that exists in a 2018 circular regarding reservation for women in recruitment in the Lok Rakshak Dal (LRD) which has triggered More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Govt depts to create over 2.6 lakh jobs between 2019 and 2021: Budget estimate

New Delhi: Amid a chorus of criticism by opposition parties over lack of employment generation, the Union Budget presented on Saturday estimated that more than 2.62 lakh jobs are likely to be created between March More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, January 31st, 2020

AP CM instructs officials to identify vacant posts to be filled

Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday conducted a review meeting with top officials and asked them to identify posts in various departments that needed to be filled on a priority More...

By Manisha Sen On Thursday, January 30th, 2020

Over 5 lakh police posts vacant, less than 9 pc women in force: Data

New Delhi: There were over five lakh vacant posts across the country in the police force, while women constituted less than 9 per cent of the total personnel working by 2019, a new government data has said. The More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

Centre to fill up 7 lakh vacant posts

New Delhi: The Central government has directed the filling up of all existing vacancies in the central government, which have been pegged at nearly 7 lakh as per the last disclosure before the Parliament. The central More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, January 12th, 2020

AIIMS Nurses Union alleges gender discrimination in reservation for nursing officers’ recruitment

New Delhi: AIIMS Nurses Union New Delhi has alleged gender discrimination in the new reservation criteria for recruitment of nursing officers in AIIMS across India. AIIMS Nurses Union President Harish Kumar Kajla In More...