? National Fertilizers Limited, Nangal, Punjab has tied up with Industrial Training Institutes, Nangal, Punjab to train youth in various 12 trades to enhance the chances of their employability.
? HRD Ministry releases India Rankings 2020 based on NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework); IIT-Madras ranked at the top in ‘Overall’ category.
? TCS iON has partnered with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to provide it’s training partners access to the TCS iON Digital Glass Room.
? Karnataka bans online classes from LKG to V; warns against increasing fees.
? The Government of India has allocated Rs 4000 crore to the State Governments under under ‘Per Drop More Crop’ component of Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana for the year 2020-21.
? EPFO leverages network of CSCs (Common Service Centres) to conduct annual Jeevan Pramaan/life certificate submission for pensioners.
? India has recorded a 29% increase in the population of Asiatic Lions as the count of Asiatic Lions has increased from 523 in 2015 to 674 in 2020.
? Amazon bans police use of its facial recognition software “Rekognition” for a year.
? International Weightlifting Federation has cleared India’s lifter K Sanjita Chanu of anti-doping violation charges.