Joblessness Soars With Lockdown As India’s Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme Falls Sharply

Joblessness Soars With Lockdown As India’s Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme Falls Sharply

India’s rural employment guarantee scheme is now falling sharply for consecutive months since April over the economic pressure caused by the Coronavirus outbreak and the following lockdown restrictions. According to reports in July, the number was by over 31 % & touching peak of 6.2 crores in June while the employment provided under this scheme […]

‘Raksha Goat Pox’- A Goat pox vaccine launched in India By Indian Immunologicals Ltd (IIL)

A vaccine to control goat pox disease among India’s significant goat population, which has high economic importance for rural livestock growers, was launched on November 19. ‘Raksha Goat Pox’, of leading Indian Immunologicals Ltd (IIL), is a live attenuated vaccine I.P. (Uttarkashi strain) grown on Vero cell culture. According to the official reports, the primary […]

XIM University: School of Rural Management successfully hosts their annual flagship event, Abhivyakti’ 21

Bhubaneshwar: School of Rural Management, XIM University (New Campus), Odisha, and RMAX, Rural Managers’ Association of XIM University along with RM Career Advisory Services hosted its annual flagship event, Abhivyakti’ 21, with stellar success on 30th-31st October 2021. The theme for Abhivyakti’21 was “Is Phygital the new normal? Implications for Business and Development”. The event […]


MCL inks pact with CIPET to facilitate Skill Development to Rural Youths

Sambalpur, 28/10: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) under its CSR initiative has signed two MoU with the Central Institute of Petrochemicals Engineering & Technology (CIPET), Bhubaneswar, for providing skill development training to the youths from the peripheral villages of mining areas. Under the MoU, two CSR initiatives namely ‘Udaan’ and ‘Sahyog’ will be launched with an […]

India to achieve historic vaccination mark of 100 Crore (1 Billion)

Under the World’s Largest and free vaccination campaign, the country will achieve the historic target of 100 Crore vaccinations. In just one or two days, the number of Covid-19 vaccine dosages administered in India will have crossed 100 Crore, or 1 billion. As of now, India has administered more vaccine dosages than any other country […]