skill development

PM Narendra Modi's economic council to link growth with social aspects

PM Narendra Modi's economic council to link growth with social aspects

The Council also laid out a road map for stepping up job creation, skill development and recommended enhanced resource investment in social sectors including health and education.

Nov 10, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik asks collectors to act as agents of change

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik asks collectors to act as agents of change

Patnaik launched a web portal seeking people`s feedback by June 30 for improving service delivery.

Jun 11, 2017, 18:30 PM IST

Congress youth manifesto released, promises skill development

The Congress today released its youth manifesto for MCD polls, promising to open skill development centres and livelihood security department in the civic bodies of the national capital.

Apr 19, 2017, 22:44 PM IST
Budget 2017: Experts brainstorm on jobs, farm woes at NITI Aayog

Budget 2017: Experts brainstorm on jobs, farm woes at NITI Aayog

Economists and experts brainstormed at NITI Aayog Tuesday on issues like job creation, agriculture and skill development, before briefing Prime Minister Narendra Modi on steps that could be taken in the upcoming budget.

Dec 27, 2016, 14:29 PM IST
PM Modi eyes 4 lakh jobs for youth in next 3 years in big push for skill development

PM Modi eyes 4 lakh jobs for youth in next 3 years in big push for skill development

PM Modi also laid the foundation of the first 'Indian Institute of Skills' in the country and inaugurated an exhibition on developing skills for the youth.

Dec 19, 2016, 19:22 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to launch skill development projects in Kanpur today

PM Narendra Modi to launch skill development projects in Kanpur today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the first ever Indian Institute of Skills in the country at Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh.

Dec 19, 2016, 07:23 AM IST
National Skill Plan to be ready by March next year

National Skill Plan to be ready by March next year

Having accorded top priority to skill development, the government now aims to impart skills to around 40 crore people by 2022 for which it will formulate a national plan by March next year.

Oct 16, 2016, 12:21 PM IST
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner meets PM Narendra Modi

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner meets PM Narendra Modi

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner met PM Narendra Modi and discussed skill development and job opportunities for youths.

Sep 14, 2016, 11:10 AM IST
Employment growth has slowed down in last 3 years: Govt

Employment growth has slowed down in last 3 years: Govt

Employment growth has shown signs of slowdown in key labour-intensive and export-oriented sectors, despite GDP growth of up to 7.6 percent in the last three years, Parliament was informed Wednesday.

Aug 03, 2016, 16:21 PM IST

17.93 lakh candidates trained under PMKVY as on July 18

About 18 lakh candidates have been enrolled and 17.93 lakh have been trained as on July 18 under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna (PMKVY), Parliament was informed Thursday.

 

Jul 21, 2016, 16:17 PM IST
AICTE, UGC told to create supernumerary seats for differently-abled: Govt

AICTE, UGC told to create supernumerary seats for differently-abled: Govt

HRD Minister Smriti Irani said her ministry has initiated provisions to assist differently-abled students.

Mar 14, 2016, 18:40 PM IST
Shocking! 'More than 80% engineering graduates in India unemployable'

Shocking! 'More than 80% engineering graduates in India unemployable'

There seems to be a significant skill gap in the country as 80 percent of the B Techs are “unemployable”, says a report, highlighting the need for an upgraded education and training system.

Jan 24, 2016, 17:07 PM IST
Will skill training help curb madrasa influence?

Will skill training help curb madrasa influence?

Four madrasas will carry out projects for skill training for 1,200 students.

Dec 09, 2015, 13:47 PM IST

DNA: India and Germany sign 18 MoUs for cooperation

India and Germany on 5 October 2015 signed 18 MoUs in various sector including renewable energy, skill development and culture.

Oct 07, 2015, 09:04 AM IST
Merkel visit: India, Germany ink 18 MoUs

Merkel visit: India, Germany ink 18 MoUs

Germany and India stepped up bilateral cooperation in a range of key areas including energy and skill development and entered into 18 MoUs

 

 

Oct 05, 2015, 15:20 PM IST

Skill development scheme for madrasa students to be launched today

Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh will on Monday in Patna jointly launch the first pilot project as part of a skill development programme for madrasa students.

Aug 31, 2015, 02:41 AM IST

Chief ministers' sub-group on skill development to file report in 15 days

The sub-group of chief ministers on skill development will submit its final report to the Prime Minister's Office within 15 days, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Tuesday said.

Aug 25, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

Punjab focuses on bridging skill gap

The state government is all set to give a big push to 'Skill Punjab' to meet human resource requirement of upcoming industries and to ensure they were fully prepared to meet the global competition.

Jul 17, 2015, 14:59 PM IST

We can be world`s human resource capital: PM Modi at 'Skill India' Mission launch

Asserting that there is no reason for unemployment and poverty in the country, PM said "the foremost priority of the government is to create jobs.

Jul 15, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

PM Modi launches Skill India Campaign; govt to train 40 crore youngsters by 2022

The government has set a target of skilling 40.2 crore people by 2022, and the initiatives are aimed at realising this objective.

Jul 15, 2015, 16:15 PM IST