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India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 16, 2015
Government institutions imparting education and training programmes will have to comply with National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF) after three years to get grants.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
A day after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar sarcastically asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to educate his ministers on the functioning digital world, Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy today alleged that a GoogleAd was published in a Karachi-based newspaper between October 20 and October 31 to influence voters in Bihar in favour of Mr Kumar.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 31, 2015
Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy today found himself in a controversy over sharing on Twitter a screenshot of Pakistan's daily Dawn website carrying Nitish Kumar's ad of vote appeal, prompting JD (U) to launch a sharp attack on him.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 31, 2015
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi claiming "desperation" in NDA which is staring at "defeat" in Bihar polls even as Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy raked up a row after sharing on Twitter a screenshot of Pakistan's Dawn website and Mr Kumar's advertisement appealing for votes.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 20, 2015
Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, who hails from Bihar, today claimed this time it is BJP's turn to rule the state after mis-governance by other parties.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 16, 2015
The government is in the process of selecting certain railway stations to conduct skill development programmes at their facilities.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
The BJP today said that the "movement for change" has begun in Bihar and announced four simultaneous 'Parivartan Yatra' as part of its campaign this month to cover entire state for the forthcoming Assembly polls to seek the mandate of public for it.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 7, 2015
Lok Sabha today witnessed a demand by a number of members for raising allocation under MP Local Area Development Fund (MPLAD) from Rs 5 crore per year to Rs 15 crore but the government refrained from giving any commitment.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
A NITI Aayog sub-group headed by Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal is "exploring" a legislation on the Right to Skill in order to create a pool of skilled manpower in the country.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 13, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Skill India Campaign on the occasion of World Youth Skills Day on July 15, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 9, 2015
As part of government's efforts to create a large pool of skilled workforce required to sustain 'Make in India' initiative, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 15 will launch the National Skill Development Mission.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 7, 2015
The government today faced some embarrassing moments in Lok Sabha as 12 BJP members voted against a clause of the GST Bill, instead of voting in favour.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday April 29, 2015
A red carpet was laid out - literally - at the home of minister Smriti Irani on a sweltering Delhi evening as nearly 300 women arrived in quick succession.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 23, 2015
A day after the forecast of a below average monsoon by the Indian Meteorological Department, Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, today, said the government is "fully geared" to deal with any contingency that arises on account of the prediction.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Friday April 10, 2015
Mr Rudy released a report on India's skill requirements over the next 10 years. The report says India would need about 110 million skilled labour across different sectors - from the field of construction to jewellery making to automobiles.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 13, 2015
The mission of 'Make in India' cannot become a reality unless we have adequate skilled manpower in the country, Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 2, 2015
The Lok Sabha today witnessed a running spat between Trinamool member Saugata Roy and Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Pratap Rudy with both questioning each other on different occasions.
Assembly Delhi | Press Trust of India | Monday February 2, 2015
Promising to take a slew of steps to ensure women' security, BJP's chief ministerial nominee Kiran Bedi today said "students' police" will be set up and those found indulging in eve-teasing will not be spared if BJP comes to power in Delhi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 5, 2015
With budgetary exercise underway, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked his ministerial colleagues to get "out of the box" ideas from the common man which could be incorporated in the financial outlay.
India News | Akhilesh Sharma | Tuesday December 2, 2014
The Prime Minister today told his party's law-makers that December 25, the birthday of iconic BJP leader Atal Behari Vajpayee, will be commemorated as "Good Governance Day".
Cheat Sheet | Rahul Shrivastava | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Targeted by Opposition parties over untaxed or black money parked in foreign accounts, the government has said that it is ready for a debate on the issue in Parliament on Wednesday. The Opposition has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of reneging on his promise to bring back crores stashed by Indians abroad.
India News | Agencies | Sunday November 23, 2014
Trinamool Congress lawmakers will not attend the all-party meeting on Sunday convened by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu, ahead of the beginning of the crucial Winter Session of Parliament.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Trinamool Congress today said it will not attend the all-party meeting tomorrow convened by Parliamentary affairs minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, ahead of the beginning of the Winter Session.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday November 13, 2014
After its impressive wins in Maharashtra and Haryana, the BJP aims to continue its wining spree in Tamil Nadu, which is headed for assembly polls in 2016. Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, the man who was in charge of Maharashtra, is the party in-charge of the state.