Category: Government

India seeks investment from Central Europe in Heavy Industries; will create employment opportunities.

India, is reaching out to top Czech companies to invest and scale up their investment in India in the engineering and technology sector. This is going to be another big step towards direct and indirect employment generation in the sector, while strengthening the Make in India programme. A high level Government – industry delegation led…

New job opportunities may emerge with French investment in India’s defence industry.

During his recent visit to France for the delivery of the first 36 Rafale combat jets, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, while addressing the business heads of French defence industries –  asked them to establish their production bases in India. He highlighted – low wages and availability of technical manpower – as one of the key…

Pradhan Mantri Innovative Learning Programme (PMILP) – ‘DHRUV’ to be launched from ISRO HQ.

Pradhan Mantri Innovative Learning Programme- ‘DHRUV’ is being launched today from Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Headquarters at Bengaluru. In the first batch, 60 outstandingly talented students from the science and arts stream from classes 9 – 12, have been selected for the program. These students will get together and have the opportunity to discuss…

Cabinet hikes dearness allowance by 5% for central govt. employees.

The Union Cabinet has approved a 5 % hike in Dearness Allowance for central government employees. This was announced today (9th October) by Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. The approval to release an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners will be effective from July 2019, and…