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Skill India Scheme proposes to train youth for relevant industry jobs

India, with 354.4 million people aged between 15 and 29, is credited for being the World’s largest youth population.

20 Jan 2020 12:53 PM

Govt trims Skill India fund allocation to states by 20 per cent

Under the CSSM component of Skill India scheme, the Centre had allocated Rs 3,000 crore to all states for the period between 2016 and 2020.

21 Jul 2019 5:46 AM

Rs 30,000 crore given to man with 'no skill' in making aircraft: Rahul

'PM'S-KILL India Program,' Gandhi tweeted, taking a dig at the government's flagship Skill India campaign.

26 Sep 2018 11:36 AM

A heartless idea of India

The Modi government’s achievement on the front of meaningful employment for the young people is less than shallow.

12 Feb 2018 5:34 AM

Skill India ads to feature 'aam aadmi' for effective outreach

Officials in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship said it is now focused on showcasing common man success stories.

02 Oct 2017 1:25 PM


Priyanka Chopra appointed as ambassador for Government's Skill India campaign

The National Skill Development Corporation has roped in the Bollywood celebrity as an ambassador for the initiative.

25 Jun 2017 1:56 PM

Skill India right, it’s the key to our future

The government pays all the training and assessment fees. PMKVY has got a huge dollop of money in the Budget.

15 Jun 2017 1:51 AM

Microsoft Sangam to help address skill gaps in India

The new initiatives from Microsoft aims to bridge the widening skill gap in the country.

23 Feb 2017 6:44 AM