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Cabinet approves bill for 10% reservation to Jammu and Kashmir's EWS in jobs and educational institutions
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Cabinet approves bill for 10% reservation to Jammu and Kashmir's EWS in jobs and educational institutions

The Union cabinet approved a bill on Wednesday to provide up to 10 percent reservation to Jammu and Kashmir's economically-weaker sections in jobs and educational institutions

SC refuses to stay 10% quota for general category poor; to examine need for referring case to constitution bench on 28 Mar
India

SC refuses to stay 10% quota for general category poor; to examine need for referring case to constitution bench on 28 Mar

Declining to stay the 10 percent quota for Economically Weaker Sections, the Supreme Court on Monday said that it will examine on 28 March if a Constitution Bench should hear the matter

SC seeks Centre’s response on fresh plea against 10% quota, refuses to bring stay on decision to grant reservation
India

SC seeks Centre’s response on fresh plea against 10% quota, refuses to bring stay on decision to grant reservation

The Supreme Court on Friday sought a response from the Centre on a fresh plea challenging its decision to grant 10 percent reservation in jobs and admissions to economically weak general category candidates.

Bihar Cabinet approves 10% quota for economically weaker sections of general category
Politics

Bihar Cabinet approves 10% quota for economically weaker sections of general category

The Bihar cabinet has approved the Centre's scheme of 10 percent reservation for economically weaker general category candidates in government jobs and educational institutions in the state on Friday.

Narendra Modi in Tamil Nadu: Prime minister calls for vigilance against 'mistrust' regarding 10 percent quota
India

Narendra Modi in Tamil Nadu: Prime minister calls for vigilance against 'mistrust' regarding 10 percent quota

Asserting that 10 percent reservation in jobs and education for the economically weaker section of general category is testimony of Union government’s commitment for welfare of all sections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged people to remain vigilant against negativity being spread around it.

10% quota law: Supreme Court issues notice to Centre after hearing PIL; gives it four weeks to respond
India

10% quota law: Supreme Court issues notice to Centre after hearing PIL; gives it four weeks to respond

The Supreme Court issued a notice to the Central government after hearing a PIL challenging the recent law enacted to provide 10% quota in government jobs and higher education to economically weaker sections of the general category.

Tehseen Poonawalla plea challenging 10% quota to general category poor filed in SC; case to be heard this week
India

Tehseen Poonawalla plea challenging 10% quota to general category poor filed in SC; case to be heard this week

A plea challenging the Centre's decision to grant 10 percent quota to economically weaker people of the general category in jobs and education was filed in the Supreme Court on Monday.

Assam cabinet approves 10 percent quota for economically-weaker sections of general category citizens
India

Assam cabinet approves 10 percent quota for economically-weaker sections of general category citizens

The Assam Cabinet has approved 10 percent quota for the economically weaker sections of the general category in government jobs and education, officials said.

DU admissions panel likely to discuss implementation of 10% quota for economically weak section in general category today
India

DU admissions panel likely to discuss implementation of 10% quota for economically weak section in general category today

The Admissions Committee of the Delhi University will meet on Tuesday and may discuss the implementation of 10 percent reservation for the economically weaker section of the general category, sources said on Monday.

Yogi Adityanath announces monthly pension of Rs 500 for destitute people in Uttar Pradesh
India

Yogi Adityanath announces monthly pension of Rs 500 for destitute people in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh government has increased its monthly pension for all destitute persons by a sum of Rs 100, to a total of Rs 500, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Monday.

Himachal Pradesh cabinet approves 10 percent reservation for economically weak sections in general category
Politics

Himachal Pradesh cabinet approves 10 percent reservation for economically weak sections in general category

The Cabinet of Himachal Pradesh on Saturday approved 10 percent reservation in jobs and academic institutions for economically weaker sections (EWS) of the society in the general category.

DMK moves Madras HC against Centre's 10% quota for economically weak groups under general category
India

DMK moves Madras HC against Centre's 10% quota for economically weak groups under general category

The DMK on Friday moved the Madras High Court challenging the recent Constitutional amendment, which grants 10 percent reservation to economically weaker sections of society.

Prakash Javadekar says 10% quota for economically weaker in general category to be implemented from 2019 academic year
India

Prakash Javadekar says 10% quota for economically weaker in general category to be implemented from 2019 academic year

The 10 percent quota is meant for individuals belonging to economically weaker sections whose parental annual earning is not more than Rs 8 lakh and possess less than five acres of agriculture land.

Excuse of upper caste poverty may not help Modi govt get away with 10% quota if it's legally challenged
India

Excuse of upper caste poverty may not help Modi govt get away with 10% quota if it's legally challenged

The Supreme Court has ground to quash the 10 percent quota law it if it is challenged before it as there has been no mention of any inadequate representation of poorer sections of the society.

Amit Shah at party meet says BJP wants Ram temple at earliest, Congress creating hurdles
Politics

Amit Shah at party meet says BJP wants Ram temple at earliest, Congress creating hurdles

BJP president Amit Shah on Friday projected the Lok Sabha polls as a clash of ideologies and likened it to the "decisive" third battle of Panipat between Marathas and the Afghan army, saying the election results will be equally significant for the country.

Upper caste reservation is the right distraction for Indian youth from the actual problem: An unfolding unemployment crisis
Business

Upper caste reservation is the right distraction for Indian youth from the actual problem: An unfolding unemployment crisis

There is no infighting over the reservation quota when there aren’t enough jobs to go around.

10% quota for upper castes: Make govt jobs less cushy, says MIT economist Abhijit Banerjee
Business

10% quota for upper castes: Make govt jobs less cushy, says MIT economist Abhijit Banerjee

Banerjee said on Wednesday that people prefer government jobs as they are well paid and have no very strong obligation to work.

'Victory of social justice': Narendra Modi congratulates both Houses of Parliament for passing 10 percent quota Bill
Politics

'Victory of social justice': Narendra Modi congratulates both Houses of Parliament for passing 10 percent quota Bill

Prime Minister Narendra Modi termed the passing of the 124th Constitution Amendment Bill 2019 in both houses of the Parliament as a "victory for social justice", which will allow the youth of India a wider canvas to "showcase their prowess and contribute towards India’s transformation"

Narendra Modi's plan to move, pass 10 percent quota bill in two days had right optics to silence its critics
India

Narendra Modi's plan to move, pass 10 percent quota bill in two days had right optics to silence its critics

The determination which the Narendra Modi government displayed in both Houses of the Parliament in offering 10 percent reservation to economically weaker sections of all communities, has helped the BJP silence its political rivals and critics