Daily News Updates

‘Child artistes can work only for 5 hours a day’

April 26, 2017

The Labour Ministry has proposed the draft Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Rules, 2017

Niyamgiri’s hero gets Goldman Prize

April 26, 2017

Activist Prafulla Samantara is one of the six winners of the Goldman Environmental Prize for 2017.

Hindi being ‘promoted’ as per Act: Rijiju

April 26, 2017

Faced with criticism that the Central government is unfairly imposing Hindi on non-Hindi-speaking States

SC for broad anti-torture legislation

April 26, 2017

Referring to the setback suffered by the CBI in its efforts to get Kim Davy — a Danish citizen and prime accused in the Purulia arms drop case of 1995 — extradited from Denmark

Solve a problem, win ₹1 crore

April 26, 2017

The Centre is set to launch a scheme for students from higher educational institutions to volunteer to offer innovative

Panel moots UID numbers for cows

April 26, 2017

The Centre has proposed issuing “Unique Identification Number Sequences” for cows and their progeny to protect them from cattle smuggling. A government committee has also iterated the same.

Government e-Marketplace (GeM)

April 26, 2017

In the light of alleged irregularities, the government has reiterated that GeM is the most transparent, accountable and efficient public procurement portal and has already resulted in savings of crores of Rupees to the Government.

Revamping the Indian Foreign Service

April 18, 2017

Concerns have been raised by a parliamentary committee over the way in which candidates are being recruited to the prestigious Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and trained.

India seeks access to Jadhav

April 17, 2017

India has again sought consular access to former Navy official Kulbhushan Jadhav now facing the gallows in Pakistan, which has not addressed 13 earlier requests for the same.

Liquor drives State Highways to turn local

April 07, 2017

From April 1, the sale of alcohol has been banned along national highways in India, following a Supreme Court order directing states to revoke commercial liquor licences.

The wheel of social justice

April 07, 2017

The government recently decided to begin the process for establishing the National Commission for Socially and Educationally Backward Classes with Constitutional status in place of the National Commission for Backward Classes.

Sharpening a pro-choice debate

April 07, 2017

The Treatment of Terminally Ill Patients Bill, 2016 was recently introduced in the parliament. The bill, among others, aims to govern end-of-life medical care.

Connected by air – Udan to tap on India’s civil aviation opportunities

April 07, 2017

Five airlines will operate on 128 routes connecting over 30 unserved airports under the regional connectivity scheme wherein fares are capped at Rs 2,500 for one-hour flights.

Is Aadhaar a breach of privacy?

April 01, 2017

Since its inception, Aadhaar has been criticised as a project which violates privacy. India not having a law on privacy has added to this problem.

UPPSC Recruitment 2017

February 16, 2017

Uttar Predesh Public Services Commission (UPPSC) invites Online Application for the post of 3838 Staff Nurse (Male/Female). Apply Online before 21 February 2017.

Arunachal Pradesh PSC Recruitment

February 16, 2017

Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission invites application for the post of 02 Principal for Govt College of Arunachal Pradesh . Apply before 24 February 2017.

HSSC Recruitment

February 16, 2017

Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) invites application for the post of 5532 Constables (General Duty)Male & Female for Police Department of Haryana Government. Apply Online before 28 February 2017.

SPSC Recruitment

February 16, 2017

Sikkim Public Service Commission invites Application for the post of 12 Sikkim State Civil Service (Junior Grade) on temporary regular basis. Apply before 02 March 2017.

UPSC Recruitment 2017

February 16, 2017

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) invites Application for the post of 83 Skipper, Medical Officers & Various Vacancies. Apply Online before 02 March 2017.

TSPSC Recruitment 2017

February 15, 2017

Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) invites application for the post of 372 Art Teachers in Residential Educational Institutions Societies. Apply Online before 04 March 2017.

TSPSC Recruitment

February 15, 2017

Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) invites application for the post of 4362 Trained Graduate Teachers in Residential Educational Institutions Societies. Apply Online before 04 March 2017.