Morning Current Affairs: 30 August 2017
Under YUVA, Delhi police will provide skill development programmes to youths and for this purpose it has tied up with NSDC and CII.
UP government decides to end interview in government jobs
The Uttar Pradesh Government has decided to end the process of holding interview for selection of candidates for the government jobs in all the non-gazetted posts of Group B, C and D categories.
The decision was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The decision has been taken keeping in mind the system followed by the Government of India.
Rajnath Singh inaugurates YUVA, a skill development programme of Delhi Police
The Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on 29 August 2017 inaugurated YUVA, a skill development programme and an initiative by Delhi Police under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana. YUVA will help police to improve its image among the common man.
The ‘YUVA’ initiative by Delhi Police aims to connect with youth by upgrading their skill as per their competencies. It will help them to get a gainful employment under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna under the Ministry of Skill Development.
Gaurav Bidhuri assures India of medal at World Boxing Championship
Gaurav Bidhuri, a wild card entrant to the World Boxing Championship, became only the fourth Indian boxer ever to secure himself a medal as he entered the semi finals of the World Championships after defeating Tunisia's Bilel Mhamdi in Hamburg, Germany.
Gaurav will now clash with Duke Ragan of the USA in the semifinal bout on 31 August 2017 at 9:30 pm Indian Time.