skill development

#IndiaKADNA: Is Skill Development taking place in 'New India'? Know from Mahendra Nath Pandeya

Connecting Pakodas with Employment and Skill development is wrong said Mahendra Nath Pandeya. Is Skill Development taking place in 'New India'? Know from Mahendra Nath Pandeya

Nov 01, 2019, 14:28 PM IST

Govt join hands with IBM for Train-the-Trainer programme

The programme will involve 14 trainers across seven locations with over 200 workshops during a one-year period.

Sep 18, 2019, 18:11 PM IST

IT sector to create 2.5 lakh jobs in coming months: Govt

Union Minister of Skill Development said India will stand shoulder to shoulder with the most advanced countries in the IT sector and called upon the Indian youth to lead the fourth industrial revolution through modern knowledge and skill.

Jul 03, 2019, 12:04 PM IST

45% Indian employees left organisations because of lack of L&D opportunities: LinkedIn study

82 percent Indian professionals feel that the skills needed to succeed are changing rapidly, LinkedIn study said.

Jun 20, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

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

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

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 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

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

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 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 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

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'

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?

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

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