The Union authorities final week informed the Supreme Court that the caste information enumerated within the Socio-Economic Caste Census (SECC) of 2011 was “unusable”, however in 2016, the Registrar-General and Census Commissioner of India had knowledgeable the Standing Committee on Rural Development that 98.87% of the info on particular person caste and faith was “error free”.
In the primary quarter of this fiscal (April-June 2021) 27% of the institutions surveyed for the All-India Quarterly Establishment-based Employment Survey reported COVID-19-related retrenchment. However, the general employment numbers had elevated by 29% from the bottom yr of 2013-2014, a report launched on Monday stated.
The American and Indian press grew to become a part of the information final week, after President Joe Biden recommended, earlier than journalists had been allowed into the Oval Office on Friday, September 24, 2021, for a ‘press spray’ , that he and Prime Minister Narendra Modi not take questions and that the Indian press is “significantly better behaved” than the American press.
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Monday efficiently examined a brand new model of Akash Surface to Air missile Akash Prime from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, Odisha.
India on Monday underlined the necessity for the worldwide group to pay nearer consideration to the “illicit proliferation” of networks of nuclear weapons, their supply methods, parts and related applied sciences, in an obvious reference to the nexus between China and Pakistan.
Improved roads in border areas and induction of Chinook heavy carry helicopters will allow the Army to shortly deploy artillery weapons to ahead areas, stated Lt. Gen. T.Ok. Chawla, Director General of Artillery on Monday.
U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman will go to India on October 6 for a collection of bilateral conferences and civil society occasions, the State Department has introduced. She will even take part within the India Ideas Summit organised by the U.S. India Business Council.
U.S. President Joe Biden rolled up his shirt sleeve for a COVID-19 vaccine booster inoculation on Monday, hoping to supply a strong instance for Americans on the necessity to get the additional shot whilst tens of millions go with out their first.
R. Kelly, the R&B famous person recognized for his anthem “I Believe I Can Fly,” was convicted Monday in a intercourse trafficking trial after a long time of avoiding prison accountability for quite a few allegations of misconduct with younger ladies and youngsters.
Jason Roy, enjoying his first IPL sport in three years, confirmed on Monday evening what the world’s most glamorous cricket league had been lacking. The England opener (60, 42 balls, 8×4, 1×6) starred in Sunrisers Hyderabad’s seven-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals, with 9 balls to spare, on the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Indian enterprise travellers (99%) need to resume work journeys inside the subsequent 12 months, in response to the outcomes of a SAP Concur research. Some 78% of enterprise professionals in India who participated in a survey had been desperate to recommence journey, and the share was a lot increased than the worldwide common, as per the research.
An Afghan enterprise chief who employs lots of of ladies on her saffron fields has vowed to talk up for the rights of her employees, and “not stay silent” beneath Taliban rule.