Sarkari Naukri / Latest Govt Jobs News 2015
GATE 2016 registrations Start on September 1
The registrations for the Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE) are open on September 1 to October 1 . GATE is an all-India examination and will be conducted in 2016 by the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and Indian Institute of Science.The GATE 2016 is expected to be held between January 30 and February 7.
It mainly evaluates the comprehensive understanding of candidates in undergraduate subjects like Engineering/Technology/Architecture and post-graduate level subjects in Science.
Candidates applying for GATE 2016 will need to complete the application process online. They would not be required to send printouts of either the application form or supporting documents.
Census 2011 release Tuesday After home minister approval
Muslims has increased slightly in between 2001 and 2011, while that of Hindus in India’s total population has shown a marginal decline in same period according to census data on the country’s religious profile released by the government on Tuesday.
Hindus now make up 79.8% of India, a slight decline of 0.7 percentage points, while Muslims, the largest minority, make up 14.2% of the country, up 0.8 percentage points.the country’s Hindu population stands at 96.63 crore and Muslims at 17.22 crore. There are 2.78 crore Christians, 2.08 crore Sikhs and 0.45 crore Jains.
The share of Sikhs fell by 0.2 percentage points to 1.7% of the population in the 2001-11 decade, while Buddhists showed a decline of 0.1 percentage points to 0.7% of the population. There was no significant change in the proportion of Christians and Jains, who make up 2.3% and 0.4% of the population, respectively.