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Jitendra Singh


Over 1400 IAS, 864 IPS posts vacant in India: Jitendra Singh to Rajya Sabha

August 05, 2022 7:38 pm

“In order to ensure optimal intake of directly recruited (DR) IAS officers, the Government has increased the annual intake of IAS officers to 180 through Civil Services Examination (CSE) since CSE-2012, on the basis of the recommendations of Baswan Committee.” he informed the Lok Sabha

CUET-UG phase-II gets underway from today, NTA grapples with requests, complaints

August 04, 2022 11:42 am

In some cases, candidates, who have already appeared in first phase of CUET-UG held between July 15 and July 20, have been assigned slots even in the second phase, triggering confusion and uncertainty.

Over 9 lakh vacant Group A, B and C posts in government departments: Jitendra Singh

August 03, 2022 6:11 pm

Out of these, over 8.36 lakh posts are vacant in Group C, 1,18,807 in Group B and 23,584 posts are vacant in Group A services as on March 1, 2021. 

India’s policy on ‘blue economy’ to be released soon, says Union minister

July 29, 2022 3:42 pm

‘Blue economy’ aims at optimal utilisation of all sectors of the maritime domain, from living and non-living resources, tourism, ocean energy towards the sustainable development of coastal areas.

Govt job rush: in 8 years, 22 crore applied, only 7.22 lakh were selected

July 28, 2022 2:01 pm

The broad trend suggests that the number of candidates selected for government jobs has been declining since 2014-15, with 2019-20 being the only exception.

Recruitment test for non-gazetted govt posts likely by this year end, says Jitendra Singh 

July 12, 2022 8:33 pm

National Recruitment Agency (NRA) under DoPT is gearing up to conduct computer-based online Common Eligibility Test (CET) for recruitment to non-gazetted posts, according to the statement.

Rules relaxed: ‘Kin of missing Central govt employee can avail pension’

May 24, 2022 5:26 am

Earlier, the family pension would not be paid till the missing government employee was declared dead in accordance with the law or till seven years had passed since he went missing, a statement issued by the Personnel Ministry said.

SCs, STs, OBCs in central govt: what data on posts and vacancies show

April 23, 2022 12:11 pm

DoPT has asked Union ministries and departments to “ensure that the reservation rosters are strictly maintained... any promotion order issued shall be subject to further orders that may be passed by the Supreme Court”. A look at the existing data on representation of various social categories

Green transition, net zero goal: India, Finland explore tie-up

April 20, 2022 4:39 am

In a meeting held Tuesday, Mika Lintilä, Finland’s Minister for Economic Affairs, is learnt to have discussed Finnish offerings in energy and related sectors including grid balancing and grid stability, biofuels, green hydrogen, energy storage and waste-to-energy, among other things.

Jammu University VC meets Jitendra Singh, seeks integration of science curriculum with start-ups

April 17, 2022 9:46 am

 In his first meeting with the Minister of State (Independent Charge), Science and Technology, after taking over as the vice chancellor, Rai requested him to engage the students from the University of Jammu in some of the futuristic science projects launched under the ministry.


Vijai Sharma takes oath as CIC; Modi, Jaitley, Kharge attend ceremony

June 10, 2015 5:00 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee administers oath to new Chief Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma at Rashtrapati Bhavan.