KEN Vs SIN | Match 24 Oct 23, 2019
SIN 28/1 (4.0)
CAN Vs IRE | Match 25 Oct 23, 2019
CAN 27/1 (4.4)
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KAR 197/1 (38.0)
GUJ Vs TN | 2nd Semi-Final Oct 23, 2019
TN 121/5 (30.3)
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Jul 31, 2019
Cabinet approves bill for 10% reservation to Jammu and Kashmir's EWS in jobs and educational institutionsThe 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
Jul 22, 2019
Free legal aid is crucial right granted by Constitution; SCs, STs, women among categories of people eligible for provisionArticle 39A of the Constitution of India provides for free legal aid to the poor and weaker sections of the society, to promote justice on the basis of equal opportunity.
Jul 09, 2019
Majority of Tamil Nadu parties oppose 10% EWS quota in medical admissions; AIADMK government to seek legal actionAIADMK and DMK in an all-party meet on Monday opposed the 10 per cent reservation in medical admissions for the Economically Weaker Sections.
Jun 21, 2019
After 30 years wait, 19,000 applicants to finally get flats in Delhi, but DUSIB's housing scheme for EWS has few takersOf the 19,000 applications who had sought housing in Delhi under a govt scheme for the economically weaker sections, in 1985, only 1,150 have accepted allotment of tenements offered by the DUISB, the now in-charge of the scheme
Jun 19, 2019
Delhi govt's outcome budget shows thousands of houses built under JNNURM for poor lie vacant years after constructionOut of the 3,027 houses built by the DUSIB, only 1,927 have been allotted to beneficiaries in the last four years.
Mar 11, 2019
SC refuses to stay 10% quota for general category poor; to examine need for referring case to constitution bench on 28 MarDeclining 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
Jan 28, 2019
Central public sector enterprises to implement 10% quota for economically weaker sections from 1 FebruaryThe Constitutional amendment to provide the 10 percent quota to the EWS among the general category received assent of Ram Nath Kovind on 12 January
Jan 25, 2019
10% quota law: Supreme Court issues notice to Centre after hearing PIL; gives it four weeks to respondThe 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.
Jan 16, 2019
Quota in private educational institutes: Opposition from sector, threat of student protests may keep reservation at bayThere are arguments both for and against reservations in jobs and educational institutes in the private sector, but currently, it appears that there are a number of hindrances that may keep the government's pre-poll promise at bay.
Jan 09, 2019
Bill proposing 10% quota for the general category's poor may finally douse anger against Mandal CommissionUnlike the Mandal Commission's report, the 10% quota move is unlikely to see protests as it includes benefits for the general category poor, including Jats, Marathas, Gujjars, Banias, Thakurs and Kammas, as well Muslims and Christians.