How to bring skill training and education together to create employable graduates

One of the main problems India faces now is its massive skill gap as students are not being trained in the kind of skills that workplaces need now.   As per the Ministry of Skills and Entrepreneurship Development (MSED), currently, 40 skill development programmes are being implemented across 20 ministries. This comes out to 50 lakh students being trained annually on vocational skill courses either under State or Central Government schemes or privately. However, what remains unsaid is that the students still join colleges for degrees and vocational skilling centres…

Toyota, Suzuki charge up partnership for electric cars

NAGOYA (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp on Wednesday said they planned to produce electric vehicles (EVs) and compact cars for each other to better compete with fast-changing technologies in the global auto industry. FILE PHOTO : A Toyota logo is displayed at the 89th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland March 5, 2019. REUTERS/Pierre Albouy/File Photo The agreement follows an initial R&D tie-up announced by Japan’s No. 1 and No. 4 automakers in 2017, and will see more vehicles produced by Suzuki for Toyota, one…

Experiencing the Jaguar Art of Performance Tour 2019 – The Delhi Leg

Jaguar-Land Rover, the leading U.K. based luxury car brand has been in India for quite a long time now and is known to manufacture some of the most iconic, luxurious and competent cars across the globe. One thing that sets the Jaguar cars apart from any other luxury car manufacturer is the driving dynamics of all the Jaguar cars. To demonstrate how good Jaguar cars are to drive, the brand organizes ‘The Art Of Performance Tour’ from time to time. The Jaguar AOPT is just like Land Rover’s ‘The Above…