SBI withdraws circular calling pregnant women ‘temporarily unfit’ for recruitment

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 29 (ANI): The State Bank of India on Saturday has withdrawn a circular calling pregnant women ‘unfit’ for recruitment. In a press statement, “In view of the public sentiments, SBI has decided to keep the revised instructions regarding recruitment of pregnant women candidates in abeyance and continue with the existing instructions… Continue reading SBI withdraws circular calling pregnant women ‘temporarily unfit’ for recruitment

71 pc of employees rethinking their careers: Report

Mumbai, Jan 18 (PTI) As the ongoing pandemic impacted the job market and become a catalyst for employees resetting their priorities, a report has revealed that about 71 per cent of workers surveyed are rethinking their careers and might explore a different career. While economies across the globe struggled with a new wave of Covid-19,… Continue reading 71 pc of employees rethinking their careers: Report

SC allows NEET-PG medical counselling with OBC, EWS quotas

New Delhi, Jan 7 (PTI) The Supreme Court on Friday, in an interim order, allowed resumption of medical counselling for NEET-PG admissions for the year 2021-22, and upheld the validity of 27 per cent OBC and 10 per cent EWS quotas. A bench of justices DY Chandrachud and AS Bopanna said that detailed reasons for… Continue reading SC allows NEET-PG medical counselling with OBC, EWS quotas

Tell Shah, Baijal to give Delhi govt right to grant job to kin of govt officers who die on COVID-19 duty: Sisodia

New Delhi [India], January 4 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party leader and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday urged Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal to give the Delhi government the right to grant a job to the next of kin of any government officer, who dies of COVID or… Continue reading Tell Shah, Baijal to give Delhi govt right to grant job to kin of govt officers who die on COVID-19 duty: Sisodia

Kin of Maha govt’s class A, B employees who die while on duty to get jobs

Mumbai, Sep 28 (PTI) The Maharashtra government has decided to provide jobs on compassionate ground to eligible family members of class A and B employees in case of their death during service. The policy is aimed at providing financial support to the family after the primary earning member’s death, the state government said in an… Continue reading Kin of Maha govt’s class A, B employees who die while on duty to get jobs

Celebrations continue at UPSC first rank holder’s residence in Bihar’s Katihar

Katihar (Bihar) [India], September 25 (ANI): Celebrations are going on at Union Public Service Commission’s (UPSC) topper Shubham Kumar’s residence in Bihar’s Katihar after he achieved the first rank in Civil Services Examination-2020, declared on Friday. The family members and relatives expressed their happiness at this proud moment. “It is the happiest and proud moment… Continue reading Celebrations continue at UPSC first rank holder’s residence in Bihar’s Katihar

Indian opposition party holds street protest demanding jobs

NEW DELHI (AP) — Youth members of India’s main opposition Congress party clashed with police during a street protest Friday demanding jobs as the country’s economy recovers from a coronavirus lockdown last year that triggered massive unemployment. They also urged people not to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 71st birthday on Friday. About 150 Congress… Continue reading Indian opposition party holds street protest demanding jobs

Rahul attacks govt over ‘job losses’

New Delhi, Sep 12 (PTI) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Sunday attacked the government over the issue of employment, saying the difference between a week off and a working has ended under this dispensation as “there are no jobs”. Taking to Twitter, Gandhi tagged a media report on US auto major Ford deciding to stop vehicle… Continue reading Rahul attacks govt over ‘job losses’

Take action against officials who offer appointments on fake certificates: HC

Chennai, Aug 28 (PTI) The Madras High Court has directed the Tamil Nadu government to take action against officials/appointing authorities who offer appointments based on fake certificates or documents. Justice S Vaidyanathan gave the direction recently while dismissing a petition from one V Srinivasan, who was appointed as a driver in the State Transport Corporation… Continue reading Take action against officials who offer appointments on fake certificates: HC

Arun Jaitley had given written assurance for caste-based census, claims Lalu

New Delhi [India], August 25 (ANI): Reiterating the demand of caste-based census, Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav on Wednesday claimed that BJP leader Arun Jaitley had given a written assurance on the matter. “When I was MP, other leaders like Mulayam Singh Yadav and Sharad Yadav along with me fought in Lok Sabha… Continue reading Arun Jaitley had given written assurance for caste-based census, claims Lalu