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Naveen Patnaik government has proposed to sanction 100 hostels with an accommodation capacity for 10,000 OBC as well as SEBC students(Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

Odisha to have 100 hostels for 10,000 OBC students

Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2020 05:51 PM IST
The announcement came days after the State government announced setting up of an OBC Commission under the chairmanship of a former judge of Orissa High Court.
The state government on Tuesday informed the Bombay high court (HC) that it would not act upon a July 11 resolution, ordering the termination of open-category employees hired after 2014 to accommodate candidates from socially and economically backward classes (SEBC).(HT Photo)
The state government on Tuesday informed the Bombay high court (HC) that it would not act upon a July 11 resolution, ordering the termination of open-category employees hired after 2014 to accommodate candidates from socially and economically backward classes (SEBC).(HT Photo)

‘Won’t sack staff to accommodate SEBC candidates’: Maharashtra govt

Mumbai | By KAY Dodhiya, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2019 03:21 AM IST
The division bench of justices Ranjit More and NJ Jamadar was hearing a petition filed by an employee of the Maharashtra Zilla Parishad District Services and a few others, challenging their termination notice.
(Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)
(Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

FYJC admissions: Apply under SEBC, EWS quotas by July 4

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Ankita Bhatkhande, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2019 07:45 AM IST
Students from these categories can edit their entries for caste in part 1 of the form and would not have to submit any documentation at the time of applying, stated the education department on the admissions website.
The non-creamy layer section of the community will have to compete in 10% reservation of EWS in central government institutions.(HT File)
The non-creamy layer section of the community will have to compete in 10% reservation of EWS in central government institutions.(HT File)

Maratha reservations: Chaos continues

Hindustan Times | By Surendra P Gangan, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2019 12:57 AM IST
While Marathas can avail of SEBC reservation in state; if eligible, they can get benefits of EWS quota nationally
DG Ruparel College’s BSc cut-off for EWS and SEBC quotas was 45.23%.(Hindustan Times)
DG Ruparel College’s BSc cut-off for EWS and SEBC quotas was 45.23%.(Hindustan Times)

Degree college admissions: Cut-offs for SEBC, EWS much lower than other categories

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2019 08:28 AM IST
According to colleges, many students who belonged to the two categories couldn’t avail the reservation, as they didn’t have valid certificates
The petition was filed on Monday by three medical aspirants from the state.(HT FILE)
The petition was filed on Monday by three medical aspirants from the state.(HT FILE)

Maratha quota row: 3 move HC against state ordinance; state government’s reply sought

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 28, 2019 01:01 AM IST
Ashwin Deshpande, counsel for the petitioners, argued that the ordinance is “illegal” and “unconstitutional”
Students from the open category have opposed the state’s ordinance, stating that this eats into their share of seats.(HT file photo)
Students from the open category have opposed the state’s ordinance, stating that this eats into their share of seats.(HT file photo)

Students in Maharashra suffer most amidst Maratha quota row

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 23, 2019 01:04 AM IST
In a tug-of-war between the government and the judiciary, students continue to suffer, as admissions to medical and dental institutes are a mess every year.
Medical students from the Maratha community had protested at Azad Maidan on May 11, urging the government to help them secure admissions under the SEBC quota in post-graduate medical and dental courses this year.(HT FILE)
Medical students from the Maratha community had protested at Azad Maidan on May 11, urging the government to help them secure admissions under the SEBC quota in post-graduate medical and dental courses this year.(HT FILE)

Maratha quota row: Maharashtra govt puts PG medical, dental admissions on hold till Sunday

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 14, 2019 11:16 PM IST
State is exploring legal options to include SEBC quota this year despite SC ruling against it
The Nagpur bench of the court also terms the government’s distribution of seats illegal.(Representational photo)
The Nagpur bench of the court also terms the government’s distribution of seats illegal.(Representational photo)

PG medical, dental courses won’t have Maratha quota this year, says Bombay HC

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2019 01:12 AM IST
The court said the quota will apply to courses whose admission process started on or will start after November 30, 2018.
Cheer for general category students at technical colleges
Cheer for general category students at technical colleges

Cheer for general category students at technical colleges

Mumbai | By Musab Qazi
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2019 03:00 AM IST
In government colleges, though, the Maratha reservation was applied only on 50% state quota seats, as the remaining 50% seats are filled by the Centre’s Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
The state has an overall intake of 14,557 seats for agriculture courses for the upcoming academic year of 2019-20
The state has an overall intake of 14,557 seats for agriculture courses for the upcoming academic year of 2019-20

MH-CET: Only 7.6% apply under SEBC quota for engg, pharma, agri

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 11, 2019 12:18 AM IST
On the other hand, the proportion of candidates belonging to other backward castes (OBC) is around 27.2%, much higher than the 19% seats reserved for them
This year, 1.12 lakh students from across the state applied to write the MBA/MMS CET and 1.03 lakh appeared for the examination. Last year, 98,606 students appeared for the examination.
This year, 1.12 lakh students from across the state applied to write the MBA/MMS CET and 1.03 lakh appeared for the examination. Last year, 98,606 students appeared for the examination.

Maharashtra B-school cut-offs to rise as more students score higher in MBA CET

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2019 08:40 AM IST
As per MH-CET results for MBA/MMS released on Sunday, 5,709 students scored more than 50% of the total score this year as compared to 4,920 in 2018
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)

Only 4% PG medical seats in Maharashtra for general category

Hindustan Times | By Musab Qazi
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2019 11:29 PM IST
Maharashtra has around 1,400 medical seats in the state quota
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)
Picture for representation only.(HT Photo)

PG medical admissions: Open category to get only 4% seats in Maharashtra

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2019 12:46 AM IST
A provisional list released by the state common entrance test (CET) cell reveals that 4,166 students have registered for admissions to approximately 1,400 PG medical seats in Maharashtra
The PG medical aspirants in Maharashtra are upset after they noticed that the state has included reservation for Marathas under the SEBC quota in the admissions brochure, despite receiving no clarity yet from the HC on the issue.
The PG medical aspirants in Maharashtra are upset after they noticed that the state has included reservation for Marathas under the SEBC quota in the admissions brochure, despite receiving no clarity yet from the HC on the issue.

PG medical aspirants may approach court against Maratha quota

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 13, 2019 10:24 AM IST
The PG medical aspirants were upset after they noticed that Maharashtra has included reservations under the SEBC quota in the admissions brochure, despite receiving no clarity yet from the HC on the issue.
The arguments against the quota will continue on Friday, while those in support are scheduled for February 20, 21 and 22.(HT File)
The arguments against the quota will continue on Friday, while those in support are scheduled for February 20, 21 and 22.(HT File)

State has power to grant quota beyond 50% cap: Bombay high court

Hindustan Times | By K A Y Dodhiya, Mumbai
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2019 12:57 AM IST
The court was hearing a plea challenging the 16% quota for Maratha community, which brings the reservation percentage in Maharashtra to 68
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