MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
Ministry of Human Resource Development draws up plans to make 2020s India’s decade as workforce peaks
A report estimates that by 2020 India will have 116 million workers in the age group of 20-24 years.
ISRO, DRDO sign MoUs for Gaganyaan mission
Speaking on the occasion, Satheesh Reddy said the technological capabilities existing in DRDO labo...
Pakistan faces heat at UNHRC over religious discrimination; blasphemy laws
Islamabad may face major embarrassment at the UNHRC after an NGO s...
Will UNHRC take note of rights violations by Pakistan in PoK, Gilgit-Baltistan?
People in these regions, which were part of the undivided J&K before their forcible annexation by Pak in 1947, have been repeatedly demanding end to Pakistani occupation.
India has developed first catchment treatment plan for Ganga to meet climate goal: Official
The commitment to increase additional 2.5-3 billion tonnes carbon sink was made by India in the Paris Agreement in 2015 to fight climate change.
Govt inducts first batch of Indian Skill Development Services
The Indian Skill Development Service (ISDS) has 263 all India posts.
HRD's first batch of 46 ready for top academic roles
The ministry has trained and assessed 200-plus academics on leadership for appointment at higher educational institutes
Team of 80 will lay suburban rail track
K-RIDE to recruit experts from fields such as civil, mechanical, electrical engineering, signalling, safety, human resource, finance for implementation.
African nations seek wider defence and counter-terror ties with India
The defence ties are being revived as India seeks to emerge as a net security provider in Africa amid common challenges from terrorism and piracy.
HRD approves funding for IIM Srinagar campus
In keeping with the PM’s emphasis on mainstreaming Kashmiris, the HRD ministry had last week asked institutes to take special care of Kashmiri students.
ISRO quiz top scorers to watch Chandrayaan-2 landing with PM
The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has written to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) as well as states to encourage students to participate in the quiz.
Pakistan rules out 2nd consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav
Pakistan had on September 2 granted India consular access to Jadhav, for the first time since his arrest in 2016.
Minority Affairs Ministry team in Kashmir on Aug 27-28 to identify development projects: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
The Minority Affairs Minister ruled out reconsideration on abrogation of Article 370 provisions, saying there was no going back.
Water Resources secretary given additional charge of Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Employment
Singh, a 1985 batch IAS officer of Odisha cadre, is currently serving as the Secretary of Department of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.
Ministries get moving to cut single-use plastic consumption
All govt departs and organisations under them to launch countrywide campaign from Sept 11; educational institutions also to be roped in.
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