RPF To Recruit For 9,000 Posts, 50% Reserved For Women

RPF To Recruit For 9,000 Posts, 50% Reserved For Women

At present, the percentage of lady constables in RPF is 2.25 per cent. RPF recruitment 2019: The Indian Railways will recruit 4,500 women to Railway Protection Force (RPF) to increase the women representation in the force. According to Railways Minister Piyush Goyal, out of the total 9,000 upcoming vacancies in RPF, half of it will be reserved for women. The minister told the Rajya Sabha that the current strength of lady constables in RPF is 2.25. More details on this RPF recruitment process is awaited. “At present, the percentage of…

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Coast Guard recruitment 2019: Earn Rs 56,000 per month: Here’s how to apply

Coast Guard recruitment 2019: Earn Rs 56,000 per month: Here’s how to apply

Coast Guard recruitment 2019: Indian Coast Guard has issued a recruitment notification inviting applications for the MTS Group C post. The candidates will be able to apply until June 17, 2019. They have to apply in the prescribed format before the last date for the application submission. This post was advertised in Employment news.  The candidates should go through the official notification before applying for the position. The applicants have to make sure that they have all the requisite educational qualifications and experience for these posts. The applicants who do not meet…

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RRB MI Recruitment 2019: Around 1,30,000 posts, how to apply

RRB MI Recruitment 2019: Around 1,30,000 posts, how to apply

The Railway Recruitment Board is hiring! The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is all set to release the recruitment notification for Ministerial & Isolated Categories today, on March 8, 2019. The recruitment drive aims to hire more than ten thousand vacancies are available for the posts like Stenographer, Chief Law Assistant, Junior Translator Hindi etc. Interested and eligible candidates can apply directly through the official website of RRB- rrbcdg.gov.in and other regional websites from March 8, 2019. Steps to Apply for RRB MI Recruitment 2019: Step 1: Log on to the…

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Army Public School Recruitment 2018: 8,000 PGT, TGT, PRT Posts, Apply Before 24th October 2018

Army Public School Recruitment 2018: 8,000 PGT, TGT, PRT Posts, Apply Before 24th October 2018

Army Public School Recruitment 2018 application process to fill 8000 PGT, TGT and PRT posts has begun on the official website of Army Public School – aps-csb.in. The Army Welfare Education Society (AWES) is scheduled to organize a Combined Selection Screening Examination across the country on 17th and 18th November 2018, next month, for the selection of approximately 8,000 Post Graduate Teachers (PGT), Trained Graduate Teachers (TGT) and Primary Teachers (PRT) in Army Public Schools. Eligible and interested candidates can follow the instructions below and submit their online applications on…

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Cabinet nod soon for Rs 75,000 scholarship for bright students: Minister

Cabinet nod soon for Rs 75,000 scholarship for bright students: Minister

The Cabinet will soon give its nod to a Rs. 75,000 monthly scholarship scheme for bright students in higher education institutes to arrest the brain drain and encourage innovation, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar today said. The scholarship, the Minister said, is meant for bright sparks at institutes like IITs and universities where required infrastructure is being provided under the Vishwajeet Project and Uchchatar Avishkar Yojana. “We are also starting a PM Scholarship. I have already signed the Cabinet note. That is under circulation. It will come to the Cabinet very…

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Audi offers diesel emissions upgrade for 850,000 cars

Audi offers diesel emissions upgrade for 850,000 cars

German carmaker Audi is offering a free software upgrade for 850,000 diesel cars in order to improve emissions. Audi said the upgrade would “improve emissions behaviour in real driving conditions further beyond existing legal requirements”. The carmaker added it was convinced the programme would counteract possible bans on diesel cars. In recent days, rival German carmakers Mercedes and Daimler issued recalls involving three million vehicles. The Audi recall affects cars fitted with six- and eight-cylinder diesel motors meeting the Euro 5 and Euro 6 emissions criteria, including some models made…

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HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar: 2,000 online courses to be offered through Swayam in 1 year, says

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar: 2,000 online courses to be offered through Swayam in 1 year, says

In a bid to promote affordable education, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said the government aims to offer about 2,000 online courses within one year through ‘Swayam’ — an indigenously developed platform. “Currently, 380 courses are offered through this platform and this will be enhanced to 2,000 courses in one year,” he said after the inauguration of a week-long Teachers Workshop at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) here. About 60,000 students have already completed their courses through this affordable platform launched last year. It makes knowledge available…

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Opposition threaten to stall Mamata govt’s plan to recruit 72,000 schoolteachers

Opposition threaten to stall Mamata govt’s plan to recruit 72,000 schoolteachers

Education minister Partha Chatterjee announced in the Assembly on Wednesday that the department has started the process of recruiting 72,000 teachers, only to be followed by threats by prominent lawyers belonging to opposition parties to stall the government’s plan. While speaking to the media at the Assembly, Chatterjee expressed the fear of litigations. “We have started the process of recruiting 72,000 teachers. As many as 42,400 appointment letters are ready. Recruitments will start by March 15, provided people do not drag the matter to the court again,” Chatterjee said and…

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An Activist Who Campaigned Against Cecil Rhodes Just Accepted a $50,000 Rhodes Scholarship

An Activist Who Campaigned Against Cecil Rhodes Just Accepted a $50,000 Rhodes Scholarship

An activist who campaigned against the legacy of British empire builder Cecil John Rhodes is to become a beneficiary of the Victorian mining mogul’s bequest after being made a Rhodes Scholar. South African Joshua Nott, 23, was prominent in a successful 2015 campaign to remove a statue of Rhodes from the University of Cape Town, the BBC reports, arguing that Rhodes was a symbol of colonialism and a racist. During the campaign, Nott compared the presence of Rhodes’ statue at the University of Cape Town to displaying “a swastika in…

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CAT 2016 Results: More than 37,000 applicants skipped examination, say IIMs

CAT 2016 Results: More than 37,000 applicants skipped examination, say IIMs

CAT 2016 Results: Soon after the CAT 2016 results were announced, Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) said that more than 37,400 aspirants skipped the Common Admission Test (CAT) this season. Out of the 232,434 applications that were filed for the admission their flagship management courses, only 195,000 candidates sat for the exam, said IIMs while announcing the results. As per IIM Bangalore that was organising authority for CAT 2016, male and engineer aspirants continued their better performance. The performance in CAT 2016 examination is an important component in the admission…

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