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India

Prasad trusts BSNL, MTNL; Rudy prefers private telecom

While Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy differed in Parliament today over better telecom networks, the latter said BSNL may be free, but when calls drop, the user blames the government

 

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India

Human skeletal remains recovered from Muzaffarpur hospital where most children died of AES

On discovering the skeletal remains in the SKMCH premises, Medical Superintendent of the hospital SK Shahi said the HoD alone could give a statement on this

 

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India

Sirf News impact: Rudy wants govt to probe linking of Bihar child deaths to litchi

Rudy: This is a conspiracy to damage the brand name of litchi. We are eating litchis since our childhood but we did not suffer from AES.

 

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Elections

Why EVM, VVPAT were found in a Muzaffarpur hotel

Opposition parties may have raised a hue and cry over EVM and VVPAT units’ recovery from a Muzaffarpur hotel, but the reason is not startling

 

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Economy

9 ministers come together to boost textile industry

New Delhi: Nine Union ministers shared their thoughts on strategies to transform the textile sector of the country, at Textiles India 2017 today. Detailed discussions were held on the concluding day of the 3-day mega trade fair, being held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Join us Live for Textiles India 2017 Valedictory Session https://t.co/ISYgH2XM3H — Smriti Z […]

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Economy

10 lakh enrolments under ‘Skill India’

New Delhi: The Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), the flagship of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, has completed 10 lakh enrolments under the scheme. The scheme has been implemented by National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) through a network of 1012 training partners affiliated to the scheme. Till now, the scheme has seen 10,28,671 enrolments under […]

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Economy

1 lakh trade apprentices by 2019

New Delhi: The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision to make India the skill capital of the world has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Yashaswi Academy for skills with an objective to exponentially expand the number of apprentices in India by committing to take necessary steps […]

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Economy

Quantum jump in skill development under NDA

New Delhi — Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy has said that the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) has a target to train 150 million people by 2022. In a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today he said, NSDC has a 10-year plan. Training targets achieved by […]

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India

Inter-ministerial cooperation for skill development

New Delhi — After the emphasis on Digital India, the country is now seeing Union Ministries coming together to give shape to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of a “Skilled India”. In a strategic tie up to scale up skill development and entrepreneurship initiatives in the country, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) here […]

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Economy

Rudy appeals to industry to scale skills with speed and standard

New Delhi — In a strategic meeting with industry partners, both philanthropic and corporate, on the country’s skill development agenda, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy has asked various industries and corporations to come together to scale skill development initiatives with speed and bring about standardisation in the process. Addressing […]