NMC vacancies: 9,053. Recruitment nod: 201

NMC vacancies: 9,053. Recruitment nod: 201

NAGPUR: The staff crunch at Nagpur Municipal Corporation(NMC) will continue to hamper work for the foreseeable future, as the state government is likely to approve recruitment of only 201 staffers as against requirement of 9,053. The state’s urban development department (UDD) on Saturday held a meeting on NMC’s proposal seeking approval to new Establishment Schedule, also called as Staffing Pattern. Principal secretary Manisha Mhaiskar, municipal commissioner Ashwin Mudgal and other officials from UDD and NMC were present. Mudgal told TOI NMC is hopeful of getting approval for 201 new posts soon. “NMC’s establishment cost…

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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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Job recruitment: Telangana State Road Transportation Corporation waiting for CM’s nod

Job recruitment: Telangana State Road Transportation Corporation waiting for CM’s nod

Following the recent statement given by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao that his government is going to fill all vacant posts in various departments and corporations, not only unemployed youth, but also leaders of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation employees’ unions are eagerly waiting for KCR’s final nod to fill more than 2,000 posts lying vacant in the corporation. If job-seekers are enthusiastic to test their luck in the job recruitment drive, employees of the corporation are of the view that if the vacant posts are filled, their work…

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Colleges need fresh nod for distance courses: UGC

Colleges need fresh nod for distance courses: UGC

New Delhi: University Grants Commission has directed all educational institutions offering distance learning courses will now need to seek fresh approval. The As per the directive, minimum standards of instructions have been laid down hence the institutes offering distance learning courses, need to take fresh approval under the newly notified norms. UGC (open and distance learning) regulations, 2017, needs to be complied in order to run the distance programmes which have been notified recently. Higher educational institutions approved for 2017-18 have been permitted to offer approved open and distance learning programs…

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To ‘enforce discipline’: No scholarships, foreign visit nod for FTII students who participated in agitation

To ‘enforce discipline’: No scholarships, foreign visit nod for FTII students who participated in agitation

IN an apparent move to crack down on students of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), who staged a four-month-long strike to protest against the appointment of Gajendra Chauhan as the head of the prestigious institute, the administration has started refusing scholarships and the opportunity to participate in foreign exchange programmes to those who have “disciplinary matters” pending for their involvement in the protests. As per the file notings obtained by The Indian Express, FTII Director Bhupendra Kainthola has directed the heads of departments (HODs) and Deans to…

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