STEM jobs in India increase 44% in 2016-2019, shows data
Delhi is leading the way for STEM jobs with 31% of overall postings among metros, followed by Mumbai (21%), Bengaluru (14%), Pune (12%), Hyderabad (12%) & Chennai (10%). The West has beaten the rest of the country to the top spot, with 34% of all postings from this region. The North-South of India come in at a close second with 31% of postings.
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Gold dips to near 2-week low on solid China data, trade deal optimism
Spot gold slipped 0.4 per cent to $1,541.81 per ounce
Need India-specific data to properly implement facial recognition tech: Infosys co-founder
As India plans to roll out a nationwide facial recognition system this year, Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan believes that the country must develop its own databases for efficient implementation.
Government college buildings in Maharashtra to be audited for first time
The structural fitness of government college buildings in the state will be audited for the first time.The state plans a safety check on campuses to avoid untoward incidents.
Birla Carbon likely to raise up to $1.5 bn via offshore bonds
The company is expected to meet a group of bankers in Atlanta in the next few weeks as US Treasury yields are dropping this month, lowering global funding costs. It is in the process of appointing investment bankers. The US benchmark treasury yield, a key gauge for pricing global bonds, has dipped 13 basis points this calendar year until Wednesday.
Government seeks Rs 19,000 crore dividend from oil companies
Company executives say the demand is being made even though profits have have fallen from last year.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra slams government for rising inflation
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday hit out at the government over spiralling prices of vegetables and essential commodities which is hitting the poor.
F&O: Option data suggests Nifty’s trading range between 12,000 and 12,500 levels
India VIX moved up by 1.38 per cent to the 14.27 level.
For backing Pakistan, trade with Turkey under scanner
After Malaysia, Turkey is on the govt’s radar for possible trade curbs for interfering in India’s internal issues. While concrete measures have been decided in case of Malaysia, with a clampdown on palm oil imports, there is no decision on Turkey, which has sided with Pakistan on several issues, including voicing concerns over its proposed blacklisting by FATF.
Government may impose anti-dumping duty on a medicine from China
DGTR in a notification said that on the basis of the prima facie evidence submitted by the domestic industry about dumping of the product originating in or exported from China, "the authority, hereby, initiates an investigation".
Government may address inverted duty structure in Budget
Industry has been demanding that government should remove the anomalies with regard to taxation of raw material and other inputs, the sources said.
HC seeks response of police, WhatsApp, Google on plea to preserve data of JNU violence
The counsel said police has also written to WhatsApp to preserve data of two groups "Unity Against Left" and "Friends of RSS" including messages, pictures and videos and phone numbers of members, related to JNU violence incident.
At least 57 killed by avalanches in Pakistan, India: Government officials
At least 57 people were killed and others were missing after avalanches hit Pakistan-occupied Kashmir over the last 24 hours. In India, at least 10 people were killed while many people were reported missing and feared dead as rescue efforts got under way, one of the officials said.
Government to roll out new guidelines for silos
This will help the government deal with the storage problem of food grains as silos require 30% less land as compared to conventional warehouses, and can run round the clock, making them more efficient.
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