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Thursday, Dec 12, 2019

Quota

Jan 22, 2019 18:18
Parliament earlier this month passed a Constitution amendment bill providing for 10% reservation in government jobs and education for economically weaker sections in the general category. read more
Jan 21, 2019 07:47
Dwarka Peeth Shankaracharya Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati has disapproved of the Centre’s decision to provide 10% reservation to economically poor in general category and said that quota, be it on the basis of caste or economic status, was wrong. read more
Jan 18, 2019 15:34
Uttar Pradesh became the third state after Gujarat and Jharkhand to approve the legislation which has to be ratified by at least half the state Assemblies in the country. read more
Jan 14, 2019 11:14
Gujarat government will give 10% reservation to the economically weaker sections in general category of the community, chief minister Vijay Rupani said. read more
Jan 12, 2019 07:22
These companies follow the reservation policy of the central government, two government officials said on condition of anonymity. read more
Jan 10, 2019 20:36
Telangana MP K Kavitha observed that inheritance of political lineage could be countered only through 33% reservation for women in legislatures. read more
Jan 09, 2019 10:31
Rajya Sabha LIVE: The winter session of Rajya Sabha has been extended by a day as the government seeks to pass a constitution amendment bill to provide quota for economically weaker sections, a bill on Citizenship Act and one on instant triple talaq. read more
Jan 09, 2019 00:29
From “I won’t enter Mantralya till Dhangars get reservation”, to “I was referring to the next term”, senior BJP leader and state’s rural development minister Pankaja Munde found herself in a tight spot on Tuesday after a colleague reminded her of her... read more
Jan 08, 2019 23:51
While the bill saw overwhelming support from all parties, cutting across political lines, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government faced some criticism over the haste with which it brought in the legislation, and over the prevailing job situa... read more
Jan 08, 2019 18:27
During Lok Sabha debate on quota, Arun Jaitley said manifestos of most parties promised reservation to economically weaker sections of the society, and “their commitment to their promise is put to test today”. read more
Jan 08, 2019 08:15
The Union Cabinet’s move to grant 10% quota to economically weaker sections is in line with the RSS’ proposition that reservation should be offered to “those in need” and not on the basis of caste alone. read more
Jan 07, 2019 23:39
The central government has cleared a 10 per cent quota in jobs and educational institutions for economically weaker sections. read more
Jan 07, 2019 21:51
The government now seeks to bring a constitutional amendment bill in this regard in Lok Sabha on Tuesday and in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, for which the session has been extended, sources said read more
Jan 07, 2019 20:16
The Narendra Modi government is ready with a bill to introduce 10 per cent reservation for economically backward sections. The constitution amendment bill will be introduced in parliament tomorrow, the last day of the Winter Session. read more
Nov 25, 2018 22:40
Addressing a series of election rallies in Telangana where assembly elections will be held December 7, the BJP president also said the Narendra Modi-led Central government had given the state enough funds but the TRS state government had squandered ... read more