What is happening with CUET candidates is story of every youth: Rahul

Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday targeted the government over glitches in the conduct of the common university entrance test (CUET), and alleged the dictatorship of four people is leaving no stone unturned to ruin the country. His attack came after technical glitches marred the CUET for admission to undergraduate courses … Read more

SC directs NTA to permit 15 candidates in additional session of JEE (Mains)

The Supreme Court Friday directed National National Testing Agency to permit 15 candidates, who faced technical glitches in the first session of JEE (Mains)-2022, to participate in additional session scheduled for tomorrow. A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud and J B Pardiwala asked the NTA to issue admit cards to the … Read more

UPSC recommends 4,119 candidates for govt jobs in 2021-22, lowest in 10 yrs

UPSC recommended 4,119 candidates for different central government jobs during 2021-22, the lowest in 10 years, according to a Personnel Ministry data made public in Lok Sabha on Wednesday. “Every year, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts its examinations as per the programme of examinations (calendar) year notified … Read more

Tory candidates united on tough stance towards public sector pay

All five candidates for the Tory leadership vowed to impose real-terms pay cuts on millions of public sector workers as they held the second televised debate in the contest to succeed Boris Johnson as prime minister. Johnson is expected this week to accept the recommendation from various public pay bodies for an increase in salaries … Read more

Industry urges new Tory leadership candidates to address housing issues

Candidates in the Conservative party leadership race must pledge to keep their general election manifesto target of building 300,000 new homes every year, warns the Leeds Building Society chief executive Richard Fearon.  Fearon has sent a letter to all of the remaining candidates outlining why the promise should be retained if they are appointed to … Read more

Moderna to advance two Omicron vaccine candidates against newer variants

Moderna Inc said on Monday it was advancing two Omicron vaccine candidates for the fall, one designed against the BA.1 variant and another against the BA.4 and BA.5. Vaccine makers including Moderna and rival Pfizer Inc are developing updated vaccines to target the fast-spreading Omicron subvariants BA.4 and BA.5, … Read more

Presidential poll: AAP yet to reveal decision; BJP, Oppn name candidates

Even as the ruling NDA and the opposition parties announced their presidential candidates on Tuesday, the AAP kept its cards close to its chest, saying it will reveal its position once the party’s top leadership takes a decision in this regard. The BJP parliamentary board named Droupadi Murmu, a … Read more

bjp: BJP candidates file nominations for UP Legislative Council polls

BJP’s nine candidates, including Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, on Thursday filed their nominations for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council elections. The nominations were filed a day after the party announced the names of the nine candidates for the polls. The nominations were filed in the presence of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Union minister … Read more

Nine BJP candidates file nominations for UP Legislative Council polls

BJP’s nine candidates, including Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, on Thursday filed their nominations for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council elections. The nominations were filed a day after the party announced the names of the nine candidates for the polls. The nominations were filed in the presence … Read more

All 4 Maha Vikas Aghadi candidates will win Rajya Sabha polls: Sanjay Raut

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Saturday expressed confidence that all four candidates of the ruling alliance in Maharashtra will win the Rajya Sabha polls and said they wanted the polls to be deferred so that there is no horse-trading. Raut accused the BJP of using central investigative agencies … Read more