The Union Cabinet extended the procurement quota of government-owned telephone equipment maker ITI Ltd for procurements made by the public sector companies of BSNL, MTNL and Bharat Broadband Network Ltd (BBNL) for three years.
Union minister Prakash Javadekar spoke to Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Thursday following a protest by students of National Institute of Technology (NIT) in the state demanding safer campus.
Patnaik launched the "Nirman Kusuma Yojana" to provide financial assistance to children of construction workers for pursuing technical education.
ITI Limited has filed draft papers with capital markets regulator Sebi to float a follow-on public offer (FPO), a move that will help the telecom PSU meet the minimum 25 per cent public shareholding norm.
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said that for the first time a campaign has been started on "war-footing" to provide basic amenities for ensuring educational empowerment of girls from minority communities in 308 districts across the country.
India will have at least one industrial training institute (ITI) in every block by the end of this year, Pradhan said.
The telecom dept unveiled a strategic plan for bringing together state-owned companies and organisations in sector for promoting greater operational synergy among them.
Railways has sought applications for around 90,000 posts for lower level staffers including loco pilots and technicians, the ministry stated.
IBM launched a first-of-its kind "New Collar" curriculum in partnership with the MSDE to build the next generation skills needed for "New Collar" careers.
"During the training, the youths will learn skills which will enhance their chances of getting a job in any automobile factory", an official release said.