Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat launches portal for skilled and unskilled youth

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Wednesday inaugurated the “Hope” (Helping out People Everywhere) portal in the presence of the Cabinet members at the Secretariat. The main objective of this portal is to create a database of skilled and unskilled youth for employment/self-employment purposes. A few days ago, Chief Minister Swarozgar Yojana was launched by […]

1 new COVID-19 positive case in Uttarakhand

One new case of COVID-19 has been reported in Uttarakhand, taking the total number of cases in the state to 70. Out of the total cases, 23 are active, according to Uttarakhand Health Department. Meanwhile, 23 cases were registered and 403 accused were arrested in Uttarakhand on Wednesday for various violations during the lockdown. So far, 2,927 cases […]

AICTE directs private engineering colleges, tech institutes to pay salaries to faculty on time

The All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) has directed private engineering colleges and other technical institutions to pay salaries to their faculty and staff on time during the COVID-19 lockdown. The directive by the technical education regulator comes after it received complaints about certain institutions not paying salaries for […]

‘Responsive government’: Nirmala Sitharaman on PM’s self-reliant pitch

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, speaking through her face mask, at a press conference on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s comprehensive vision about atmanirbhar Bharat (Self-relaint India) was firmed up after wide and deep consultations with several sections of the society. “To spur growth and build a self-reliant India and […]

Manoj Ahuja appointed new CBSE chief

Odisha cadre IAS Manoj Ahuja has been appointed the new chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Ahuja is currently working as Special Director, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Department of Personnel and Training. “CBSE gets new Chairman Manoj Ahuja, IAS (OR:90), Special Director, Lal Bahadur […]