Recruitment

  • SSB to now recruit women officers 14-04-2014 01:44 PM

    New Delhi: Breaking the male bastion in the five decade-old Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), the government has approved recruitment of young women as 'combat officers' in the second largest border guarding force. The women officers, after induction, will have an opportunity to serve in far-flung border locations of the force...
  • Stockholm employment office calls 61,000 people for recruitment meeting by mistake 27-02-2014 04:18 PM

    Police dispersed an angry crowd of job-seekers outside an employment office in Stockholm on Wednesday after it called 61,000 people for a recruitment meeting by mistake. "Something has gone wrong with the mailing list...it has set off a very messy situation at the city office," said Clas Olsson, acting director...
  • CBI to probe Ram Vilas Paswan's role in Bokaro Steel recruitment scam 25-02-2014 06:38 PM

    New Delhi: In what could be a major trouble for Lok Janshakti Party supremo Ram Vilas Paswan ahead of elections, the CBI will now investigate his role in the Bokaro Steel plant recruitment scam. CBI sleuths have recovered important documents indicating recommendation of candidates from Paswan's office. They have found...
  • State Bank of India may slow hiring in next few years 19-02-2014 06:12 PM

    State Bank of India, the country's largest lender, may go slow on recruitment during the next 2-3 years, a top bank official said on Wednesday. According to A Krishna Kumar, Managing Director, the bank will try to maintain the employee strength at current levels even as it keeps expansion programmes...
  • Vasundhara's cabinet decides to make Bharatpur a Municipal Corporation 19-02-2014 08:03 AM

    Bharatpur Municipal Council will now be a Municipal Corporation, Rajasthan government announced on Tuesday. The state cabinet which met in Bharatpur after a 11-day tour of the division took the decision to make the town a Municipal Corporation. Separate 'gau-palan' (cattle care) department, effective provisions to check cattle smuggling for...
  • Gang involved in forgery in Railway recruitment busted 14-02-2014 09:47 AM

    The Bihar police on Thursday busted a gang involved in cheating money in the name of recruitment in Railway with arrest of three persons. The Economic Offence Wing of the state police has recovered papers of properties worth Rs 2.26 crore from kingpin of the racket identified as Satyendra Kumar...
  • Paramilitary forces to use CCTVs, RFID tags to recruit jawans 03-02-2014 04:31 PM

    New Delhi: The recruitment procedure for jawans and other junior-rank officials in central paramilitary forces of the country is set for a change as the Union Home Ministry has decided to usher transparency in the process by using gadgets like CCTV cameras and RFID tags. The Ministry, which plans to...
  • Keira Knightley is tired of playing tragic roles 22-01-2014 04:05 PM

    London: Actress Keira Knightley says she's so tired of her characters dying in her previous movies that she decided to take a 'fun' part in 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit'. The 28-year-old chose to appear in the action film because it was different from some of her recent roles, reports femalefirst.co.uk....
  • MP STF arrests 2 police recruits for using proxy in exam 22-01-2014 03:55 PM

    Two persons were arrested by the Madhya Pradesh Special Task Force for allegedly using fraudulent means to pass a police recruitment examination in Bhopal. Sunil Dutt Sharma, a resident of Amabh in Morena district, and Ram Ikhtiyar Singh Gurjar of Bhind were arrested on Tuesday after they were found to...
  • CBI unearths major recruitment scam in Indian Military Academy, books 3 Lieutenant Colonels 11-01-2014 12:27 PM

    Unearthing a major recruitment scam in the Indian Military Academy in Dehradun, the CBI has booked three serving Lieutenant Colonels in connection with the case. Lieutenant Colonels Akhilesh Mishra, Jagdish Bishnoi and Ambarish Tiwari have been accused of issuing fake experience certificates to candidates in recruitment to group C and...
  • Non-teaching Raj University employees stage protest against fresh recruitments 04-01-2014 10:30 PM

    The ad-hoc non-teaching staff members of Rajasthan University on Saturday staged a protest against the authorities for issuing a notification for fresh recruitment for non-teaching posts. "We have been demanding regularisation (of our jobs) and had met the Chief Minister on Friday. She had assured us that a committee would...
  • Modi govt approves recruitment of 2.5 lakh youngsters in 10 years 02-01-2014 08:51 AM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat Cabinet which has approved the government recruitment calender for the next ten years, said on Wednesday that it would recruit around 2.50 lakh youths during that period. The announcement which comes just before the Lok Sabha elections said that the state cabinet headed by Gujarat Chief Minister...
  • Antony recommends CBI probe into DRDO recruitment scam 17-11-2013 06:25 PM

    Defence Minister AK Antony has recommended a CBI probe into an alleged recruitment scam in DRDO where several senior officers including two of its former chiefs are under the scanner. The Defence Minister has recommended a CBI probe into the alleged recruitment scam in which two former DRDO chiefs and...
  • IIM Lucknow announces 100 per cent summer placements for its largest batch ever 06-11-2013 03:16 PM

    The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow, a premier business school in the country, Wednesday announced 100 per cent summer placements for its 29th batch of 475 students, the largest batch ever, in 5.5 days. A faculty member told IANS that 159 domestic and international companies participated in the recruitment...
  • UP govt postpones exam to recruit over 41,000 constables 21-10-2013 10:18 AM

    The Uttar Pradesh government late on Sunday postponed the written exam scheduled for October 27 to recruit more than 41,000 police constables.The decision was taken after the truck carrying the question papers met with a road accident and the papers got damaged, officials told IANS. Police officials said fresh dates...
  • Kochi: NIA court awards double life terms to 3 persons in terror recruitment case 04-10-2013 03:12 PM

    Three persons were on Friday handed double life terms by an NIA court in Kochi in a case related to the recruitment of youth from Kerala for terror camps in Jammu and Kashmir. Ten other persons convicted in the same case were awarded life imprisonment by NIA court special judge,...
  • Paramilitary forces to launch recruitment drives, emphasis on minorities 02-10-2013 06:10 PM

    Paramilitary forces are likely to launch special recruitment drives to fill up more than 70,000 vacancies in various ranks with special emphasise on holding the hiring rallies in minority-dominated areas. The seven paramilitary forces, CRPF, BSF, ITBP, SSB, CISF, NSG and Assam Rifles, have more than 70,000 vacancies of which...
  • UP govt to recruit 10,000 teachers online starting October 15 26-09-2013 11:36 AM

    The Uttar Pradesh government will recruit 10,000 teachers for its basic education schools, an official said on Thursday. The recruitment process would begin on October 15, and would be completed by December 15. The orders were issued by Basic Education Secretary Niteshwar Kumar late on Wednesday. People eligible for the...
  • Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at Narendra Modi as BJP woos minorities 17-09-2013 11:14 PM

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi took a dig at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on the BJP leader's 64th birthday on Tuesday, saying unlike the opposition which makes tall claims and works for rich, the party always stood by the poor and believes in helping them realise their...
  • On Modi's birthday, Gujarat BJP woos minorities with recruitment drive 17-09-2013 07:50 AM

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and the state Bharatiya Janata Party seem to be reaching out to minorities within days of him being nominated as the party's Prime Ministerial candidate. Incidentally, this drive is coinciding with Modi's birthday on Tuesday, September 17, as the party has embarked on a...
  • Court dismisses plea against cops for keeping out lawyers 12-08-2013 05:33 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has dismissed an advocate's plea for action against policemen for restraining lawyers and litigants from entering the court complex when former Haryana Chief Minister O P Chautala and 54 others were sentenced in the JBT teachers' recruitment scam. Additional Sessions Judge (ASJ) Sanjeev Kumar rejected...
  • 11 accused in RPF examination paper leak case get bail 06-08-2013 02:34 PM

    A local court inMuzaffarnagaron Tuesday granted bail to all 11 accused arrested in connection with the alleged leak of question papers of the Constable Recruitment Examination for the Railway Protection Force. The sessions court granted bail to the accused who were arrested by the Special Task Force for allegedly providing...
  • Govt takes note of 'irregularities' in police recruitment 27-07-2013 10:21 PM

    Jharkhand government on Friday assured the state assembly that it has taken serious note of the alleged irregularities in the police recruitment process. "We have taken it seriously and looking into it. Deserving candidates will be appointed," Parliamentary Affairs Minister Rajendra Prasad Singh said in the assembly. He was replying...
  • JBT scam: Chautala moves HC seeking extension of interim bail 01-07-2013 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday sought CBI's response on former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's plea seeking extension of his interim bail on medical grounds. Justice Siddharth Mridul issued notice to CBI and sought its response by July 4 on Chautala's application for extension of his...
  • Development process affected due to stay orders: Omar 17-06-2013 12:10 AM

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday urged that courts should be "a little more reluctant" in giving stay orders on recruitment or development process which affect delivery of services to the people. "It has become almost impossible for us today to complete a process of recruitment...
  • Haryana CM Hooda inquires about Chautala's health 27-05-2013 05:32 AM

    Gurgaon: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday visited former chief minister and INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala in a hospital in Gurgaon to inquire about his health. The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader has been admitted to Medanta Medicity hospital with a heart problem, an official spokesperson...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala to be released from jail 23-05-2013 07:34 AM

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala will be released from jail on Thursday after the Delhi High Court granted him an interim bail for six weeks to undergo a heart surgery. Chautala, 78, is serving prison time for his involvement in the 2000 teachers' recruitment scam. The...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala gets interim bail 21-05-2013 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala was on Tuesday granted interim bail for six weeks by the Delhi High Court for undergoing pacemaker implant surgery at a hospital. "In view of the facts and circumstances of the case and considering the medical report of the appellant/applicant, the...
  • JBT scam: OP Chautala main conspirator, says CBI 16-04-2013 09:53 PM

    New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday contended before the Delhi High Court that former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala was the "main conspirator" in the junior basic trained (JBT) teachers' recruitment scam of 2000. Opposing the bail plea of Chautala, jailed for 10 years in the scam, Solicitor General (SG)...