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National Commission for Socially and Educationally Backward Classes Gets Approved By Cabinet

March 25, 2017

The Union cabinet has approved setting up of National Commission for Socially and Educationally Backward Classes replacing the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC)

Corporate funding norms for political parties eased

March 25, 2017

The government has moved several amendments to the Finance Bill of 2017. In a significant change to electoral funding norms,

‘Help speed up resolution of commercial disputes’

March 25, 2017

The Central government has urged the Supreme Court to provide the necessary leadership for expeditious and effective resolution of commercial disputes in Delhi and Mumbai

NCLT gives nod for Cairn-Vedanta merger

March 25, 2017

The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has approved the metals and mining firm Vedanta’s merger with its cash-rich oil subsidiary Cairn India

India wants to hasten talks on proposed global services pact

March 25, 2017

India has asked WTO to expedite the negotiation process for a global services pact, that among other things, aims to ease norms for movement of skilled workers across borders.

Jobs impact of ‘Make In India’ under review

March 25, 2017

The Centre is working on a ‘compliance report” of its flagship ‘Make In India’ (MII) initiative that attempts to transform India into a global design and manufacturing hub as well as generate large-scale employment.

Sea ice hits record winter low

March 25, 2017

According to a study conducted by scientists, the sea ice cover in the Arctic and the Antarctic has hit new record lows for this time of year, marking the smallest polar ice caps in the 38-year satellite record.

BREATHING LIFE INTO HEALTH CARE IN INDIA

March 24, 2017

The National Health Policy, 2017, was recently approved by the Union Cabinet. After considering suggestions from the public, state governments and others, the new policy will replace the previous one, which was framed 15 years ago in 2002.

WHAT GOES AROUND MUST COME AROUND

March 23, 2017

Wastewater management across the globe receives too little social or political attention

THE NEED FOR A BUSINESS CYCLE DATING COMMITTEE

March 22, 2017

The idea of a business cycle dating committee (BCDC) is not popular among Indian policy makers. It has not received sufficient attention.

LOW, STAGNATING FEMALE LABOUR-FORCE PARTICIPATION IN INDIA

March 21, 2017

National Sample Survey (NSS) data for India show that labour force participation rates of women aged 25-54 (including primary and subsidiary status) have stagnated at about 26-28% in urban areas

ARE INJECTABLE CONTRACEPTIVES ADVISABLE?

March 20, 2017

The government has recently chosen to introduce the injectable contraceptive, depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA).

CREDIBILITY OF ELECTRONIC VOTING MACHINES

March 18, 2017

After declaration of result of the recently held General Elections to the State Legislative Assemblies of Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, some political parties have raised voice against the credibility

How Nagas Perceive the Creation of Seven Additional Districts in Manipur

March 17, 2017

Blockade of the national highways leading to the Manipur valley by the United Naga Council (UNC) has severely affected life in the State.

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.