If elected, Congress may form panel to study need for reservation in pvt sector

Congress will consider setting up of a committee to examine the need for reservations for SC, ST and OBCs in private sector if it forms the next government at the Centre.

No question of quota in private sector: Congress

The Congress Thursday clarified party vice president Rahul Gandhi`s statement on job reservation in the private sector, saying the party only wants the sector to provide jobs to 10 crore unemployed people.

Government jobs must be last choice for Kashmiri youth: Omar

Government jobs in states with financial deficit like J&K should be the last choice for educated, trained youth, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said Sunday.

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav urges private sector to help increase power generation

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said efforts are on to increase electricity generation in Uttar Pradesh, and called upon private sector to extend help to make the state a leading power producer in the country.

Howitzer upgrade: Def Min allows pvt sector to participate

The Defence Ministry has allowed private sector companies to take part in a tender to upgrade 300 M-46 artillery guns of the Army.

116 licences to private defence manufacturing

The government has given 116
licences since opening up of the defence industry to private
sector in 2001, Minister of State for Defence MM Pallam Raju
told the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.

India to witness more cancer research in private sector: Bhan

India will see a lot of cancer research happening in the private sector rather than public sector in the coming years.

India to witness more cancer research in private sector: Bhan

India will see a lot of cancer research happening in the private sector rather than public sector in the coming years.

Private sector should come forward to use waterways: IWAI

The use of the waterways by
private sector for transportation of bulk cargo would open new
avenues for business and employment in the North East region,
said IWAI chairperson
Bhupinder Prasad on Thursday.

Defence Policy: Private sector to get role in R&D

India will unveil Defence Production Policy that will enhance domestic arms manufacturing base.

Pvt sector slow in offering jobs to disabled: Govt

Private sector has given a
"dismal" response to a government incentive scheme for
providing jobs to the disabled, Rajya Sabha was informed
Thursday.

Sibal for private sector involvement to build rural schools

HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on saturday
lamented that private sector is not showing much eagerness to
be involved in the expansion of elementary education in the
country, especially in the rural areas.

`Will never allow profiteering in education by pvt sector`

Asserting that education would
remain a not-for-profit sector, HRD Minister Kapil Sibal Wednesday
made it clear that government will never allow profiteering in
education that would go as dividends to the share holders.

Govt to raise gratuity ceiling for pvt sector employees

After bringing teachers under the Payment of Gratuity Act, the Government is now proposing to raise the ceiling for payment of gratuity to private sector employees from Rs 3.5 lakh to Rs 10 lakh.