Government panel recommends 27 per cent OBC reservation in private jobs

Government panel recommends 27 per cent OBC reservation in private jobs

New Delhi: A government panel has recommended 27 per cent reservation in private sector jobs for candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes (OBC). The National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC), a statutory body under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, has recommended that a

Now chicken Maggi to be sold on Flipkart
Now chicken Maggi to be sold on Flipkart

New Delhi: Nestle India will bring back the chicken variant of its popular Maggi noodles online through Snapdeal from February

Siachen Miracle: Sachin Tendulkar, Aamir Khan pray for Lance Naik Hanamanthappa
Siachen Miracle: Sachin Tendulkar, Aamir Khan pray for Lance Naik Hanamanthappa

New Delhi: Former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday said that he was praying for Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, the

Nurse gangraped in Gurgaon in hospital
Nurse gangraped in Gurgaon in hospital

Gurgaon: A 22-year-old nurse at a private hospital here was gangraped by hospital staff, police said on Tuesday, adding one of

Bihar Govt. passes proposal for Patna metro
Bihar Govt. passes proposal for Patna metro

Patna: The Bihar Government on Tuesday passed a proposal for the Patna Metro Rail project. The cost of this project is estimated

Pray for Siachen survivor as army says Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad is ‘extremely critical’
Pray for Siachen survivor as army says Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad is ‘extremely critical’

New Delhi: Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who was miraculously found alive after remaining buried under snow for six days, is

‘Mera kaam hai netaji ke liye ugaahi karna’: Congress sting nails AAP minister’s associate demanding bribe
‘Mera kaam hai netaji ke liye ugaahi karna’: Congress sting nails AAP minister’s associate demanding bribe...

New Delhi: The Congress Party on Tuesday released a sting video in which a close associate of AAP minister Imran Hussain was

Pakistan envoy Basit calls on Separatist leader Geelani in Delhi, discusses Kashmir
Pakistan envoy Basit calls on Separatist leader Geelani in Delhi, discusses Kashmir

Srinagar: Pakistani High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Tuesday called on hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali

 Kiren Rijiju's chopper makes emergency landing at Hindon
Kiren Rijiju's chopper makes emergency landing at Hindon

New Delhi: A helicopter carrying Union Minister of State for Home Kiran Rijiju made an emergency landing at the Hindon airbase

Can't describe soldier's spirit: Modi on Siachen survivor
Can't describe soldier's spirit: Modi on Siachen survivor

New Delhi: No words can describe the “indomitable spirit” of soldier Hanumanthappa Koppad, who was found alive after

Shamli incident: BJP demands CBI probe, calls SP party of 'Mughals'
Shamli incident: BJP demands CBI probe, calls SP party of 'Mughals'

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday demanded a CBI probe into the Shamli incident, where two journalists were

PM Modi visits Lance Naik Hanumanthappa, hails his indomitable spirit
PM Modi visits Lance Naik Hanumanthappa, hails his indomitable spirit

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday visited Army Research and Referral Hospital to see Lance Naik Hanumanthappa,

  The fact that the Indian Air-Force has woken up to the need to scale-up its security post-Pathankot only goes to show that

Couple buys minor girl for Rs 250 from Mumbai; makes her beg in Hyderabad
Couple buys minor girl for Rs 250 from Mumbai; makes her beg in Hyderabad

New Delhi: Human trafficking — for sexual exploitation, forced labour, organ trade and so on — has emerged as one of the

Sikh actor barred from boarding plane due to turban
Sikh actor barred from boarding plane due to turban

Los Angeles: Indian-American Sikh actor Waris Ahluwalia says he was barred from boarding an Aeromexico flight from Mexico City to

WATCH: Godman 'miraculously' presents necklace to Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta
WATCH: Godman 'miraculously' presents necklace to Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta

Mumbai: Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis’ wife Amruta has come in for flak from rationlists after accepting a

What David Headley deposed about Pakistani agency Inter-Services Intelligence
What David Headley deposed about Pakistani agency Inter-Services Intelligence

Mumbai: The deposition of David Coleman Headley began before a special Mumbai court on Monday where he has revealed the sequence

Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI gave military, financial, moral support to LeT: Headley
Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI gave military, financial, moral support to LeT: Headley

Mumbai: Pakistan’s spy agency ISI provides financial, moral as well as military support to terror outfits like the LeT,

Former Nepal PM Sushil Koirala passes away
Former Nepal PM Sushil Koirala passes away

Kathmandu: Former Prime Minister of Nepal and Nepali Congress President Sushil Koirala passed away due to Pneumonia at his

Disappointed but will not give up: Zuckerberg on TRAI's net neutrality stand
Disappointed but will not give up: Zuckerberg on TRAI's net neutrality stand

Washington: Expressing disappointment on India’s decision on net neutrality, Facebook founder and chief Mark Zuckerberg has

Headley's deposition yields admissible version; Delhi works on Pak dossier
Headley's deposition yields admissible version; Delhi works on Pak dossier

New Delhi: The Indian security establishment has expressed satisfaction that David Coleman Headley did not retract during the

Railways’ new scheme allows you to take away bedrolls after travelling in train
Railways’ new scheme allows you to take away bedrolls after travelling in train

New Delhi: Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu has launched a personalised take-away bedrolls scheme, where passengers can take away