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Feb 18, 2019
After Maharashtra, Bihar cabinet approves 10 percent quota for economically backward in General categoryParliament recently passed the Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019, approving 10 percent quota for the economically weaker section in general category.
Jan 15, 2019
Prakash Javadekar says 10% quota for economically weaker in general category to be implemented from 2019 academic yearThe 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.
Jan 11, 2019
Arun Jaitley claims 10% quota for general category poor doesn't violate basic structure of ConstitutionArun Jaitley also accused the Congress of grudgingly supporting the Constitution Amendment Bill, passed by Parliament earlier this week.
Jan 10, 2019
NGO moves SC against 10% quota Bill for general category poor, says it 'violates basic feature' of ConstitutionThe plea also said that the Bill violates basic feature of the Constitution since reservation on economic grounds cannot be limited to the general categories and the 50 percent ceiling limit cannot be breached
Jan 09, 2019
Rajya Sabha passes four out the five bills introduced during Winter Session; Parliament to reconvene on 31 JanRajya Sabha was adjourned sine die late on Wednesday after passing the historic Constitution Amendment Bill to provide 10 percent reservation to the economically weaker section in general category.
Jan 07, 2019
Centre approves 10% reservation in government jobs, education for economically-backward upper castesThe Centre approved a 10 percent reservation in government jobs and education for economically backward upper castes on Monday, which is speculated to be a major strategic move by the NDA government ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Aug 01, 2017
Amit Shah accuses Congress of conspiring to derail Constitution amendment bill on backward classesBJP chief Amit Shah on Tuesday accused the Congress of "conspiring" to derail the Constitution amendment bill on backward classes.
Aug 29, 2016
Govt may hold winter session of parliament early to pass GST lawsParliament nod to the legislations in the winter session would give enough time to prepare for the rollout of GST from 1 April 2017
Aug 12, 2016
Parliament Monsoon Session scripts history with GST Bill, boosts Congress, BJP bonhomieThe question is who should get credit for smooth functioning of Parliament, for turning sharply conflicting positions to a broad consensus on critical issues.
Aug 04, 2016
GST Bill passed: There will be short-term pain but this is a substantive reformGST isn't a populist measure guaranteed to ensure immediate benefits. It is not a sop. It won't, at least in the short term, put more money into our pockets. GST is reform in its truest sense. It may trigger considerable labour pain but eventually it will fructify into a regenerative force for the Indian economy.