Jitendra Singh presents INSPIRE awards to 60 Start-Ups and financial support to 53,021 students

Jitendra Singh presents INSPIRE awards to 60 Start-Ups and financial support to 53,021 students

New Delhi: Union Minister of State (IC) Ministry of Science and Technology; Minister of State (IC) Ministry of Earth Science; MoS of Prime Minister’s Office and Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions Dr Jitendra Singh today presented INSPIRE awards to 60 Start-Ups and financial support to 53,021 students. The award is instituted by the […]

E- auction of more than 1200 gifts presented to PM Modi to begin tomorrow

E- auction of more than 1200 gifts presented to PM Modi to begin tomorrow

New Delhi: The Ministry of Culture is organizing the fourth edition of e- auction of prestigious and memorable gifts presented to Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi which is scheduled from 17th September to 2nd October, 2022. Union Minister of Culture, Tourism and DoNER, Shri G. Kishan Reddy briefed the media about the upcoming auction. Minister […]

IICA and IIM Jammu sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to synergise academic, research and executive education programmes in business management and corporate affairs

New Delhi: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Jammu was signed here today at IICA Campus, Manesar. The MoU was signed by Shri Praveen Kumar, DG & CEO, IICA and Prof. B. S. Sahay Director, IIM Jammu, on behalf of their respective institutions. […]

Singapore’s Deputy PM Lawrence Wong to arrive in India on 5-day official visit

Singapore: Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister Lawrence Wong will arrive in India on Saturday on a five-day official visit to deepen the existing cooperation and identify opportunities for mutually beneficial collaboration in new and emerging areas, the Prime Minister’s Office here said on Friday. This will be Wong’s first official visit to the country in his […]

AAP claims police stopped party-led group from reaching Okhla landfill, holds protest

AAP claims police stopped party-led group from reaching Okhla landfill, holds protest

New Delhi: Police on Thursday stopped an AAP-led group from reaching the Okhla landfill site, the party alleged, prompting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to ask if police should be deployed for the protection of women or garbage hills. Later, the group led by Aam Aadmi Party MLA Saurabh Bharadwaj held a protest and raised […]

2020 Delhi riots: Court discharges five accused from charge of setting ablaze shop

2020 Delhi riots: Court discharges five accused from charge of setting ablaze shop

New DelhI: A sessions court here has discharged five accused from the charge of setting ablaze a shop in a case related to the 2020 northeast Delhi riots, saying the photographs of the shop did not show any sign of fire. The court also said that it could not be blindly guided by the ocular […]

Major setback for Congress in Goa as 8 MLAs, including ex-CM, join BJP

Major setback for Congress in Goa as 8 MLAs, including ex-CM, join BJP

Panaji: Eight Congress MLAs in Goa, including former chief minister Digambar Kamat, on Wednesday joined the ruling BJP, in a body blow to the opposition party which is now left with just three MLAs in the 40-member state Assembly. The eight MLAs joined the BJP in presence of Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and state BJP […]

Nutrition scheme ‘fraud’, row over placards rock MP Assembly; House adjourned for the day

Nutrition scheme ‘fraud’, row over placards rock MP Assembly; House adjourned for the day

Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Assembly was adjourned for the day on Wednesday amid ruckus by the Opposition over alleged irregularities in implementation of a supplementary nutrition scheme and policemen allegedly stopping Congress legislators from bringing placards into the Vidhan Sabha complex. The House was earlier adjourned twice during the Question Hour due to bedlam over […]

Rescued female, 2 brothers among eight Cheetahs arriving from Namibia

New Delhi: A malnourished female cheetah nursed back to health by farm workers and two brothers who hunt together as a team are among the eight big cats being brought from Namibia to reintroduce the species in India. The large carnivore got completely wiped out from India due to their use for coursing, sport hunting, […]

Minister of Labour and Employment, Bhupender Yadav, attends the G20 Labour and Employment Ministers’ meet at Bali New Delhi: Union Minister of Labour and Employment, Bhupender Yadav, attended the G20 Labour and Employment Ministers’ meeting at Bali, Indonesia on 13 – 14 September 2022. Speaking at the Ministerial session, The Minister spoke about the importance of countries to come together for promotion of responsive and robust policies relating to employment generation, social protection, skilling and formalization, in the post pandemic period for ensuring a more resilient, equitable and sustainable recovery. The Union Minister also commended Indonesia for selecting the priority areas which are critical in the ever changing world of work. These are, Labour Market Integration of Persons with Disabilities, Sustainable Growth and Productivity in Human Capacity Development through Strengthening Community Based Vocational Training, Promoting Entrepreneurship and Supporting Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) as a Job Creation Instrument and Adapting Labour Protection for More Effective Protection and Increased Resilience for All Workers. The Minister also drew the attention towards the exemplary achievements of India in all these areas. He highlighted the provisions made in the social security code for providing social security to the gig and platform workers. He further emphasized that the skill development is being aligned to the need of the future of work. He said that the experiences gained from this year’ G20 Employment Working Group meetings would aid India in its upcoming presidency and would contribute to our pursuit of securing labour welfare, in light of the dynamic nature of the 21st Century world of work. Minister also held several bilateral meetings with Countries including Germany, Singapore, UAE, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Netherlands, and Turkiye. In all these meetings, Minister briefed on our upcoming Presidency and broad priorities and sought the support of these Countries and Organizations for our goals. Need for signing of Migration and Mobility Agreement and Social Security Agreement at the earliest was highlighted for facilitating ease of mobility and for ensuring social security to the international workers. —PTI inister also attended the welcome dinner hosted by H.E. Ida Fauziyah, Minister of Manpower, Indonesia and witnessed the Joint statement by B20 – L20, two prominent engagement groups of G20

Minister of Labour and Employment, Bhupender Yadav, attends the G20 Labour and Employment Ministers’ meet at Bali New Delhi: Union Minister of Labour and Employment, Bhupender Yadav, attended the G20 Labour and Employment Ministers’ meeting at Bali, Indonesia on 13 – 14 September 2022. Speaking at the Ministerial session, The Minister spoke about the importance […]

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