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Feb 07, 2019
Hardik Patel to contest Lok Sabha election; Congress says negotiations on to rope in Patidar leaderAlthough Patel did not specify whether he would join any political party or contest as an Independent, sources in the Congress claimed that he is likely to join the party to fight the polls.
Feb 04, 2019
Maharashtra govt grants 10 percent quota to economically-weaker sections in jobs, education; benefits effective since 1 FebruaryAhead of the Lok Sabha polls, Maharashtra government has decided to grant 10 per cent reservation in jobs and education to those who are economically weak
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 22, 2019
Higher cut-off for OBCs in Rajasthan raises doubts about quota benefits; 10% reservation for 'general' poor could backfireIf the Rajasthan government implements 10 percent reservation for the economically weaker sections (EWS), it would force 96 percent of the state's population to compete for 60 percent of the reserved seats, while leaving 40 percent of the seats for the remaining 4 percent of the population.
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.
Nov 19, 2018
HDFC disburses Rs 1,100 cr subsidy to 51,000 home buyers under PMAY schemeHDFC has provided loans of over Rs 9,800 crore under PMAY-Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS)
Nov 16, 2018
Supreme Court refuses to monitor implementation of RTE Act, says education 'one priority among many'"Don't expect miracles" in a huge country like India, the Supreme Court said, refusing to further hear a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking implementation of the Right to Education Act.
Jan 15, 2018
Budget 2018: Housing sector eyes lower taxes, infra status to overcome impact of GST, RERA and demonetisationSeverely impacted by various reforms like RERA, GST, and demonetisation, the realty sector is pinning its hopes on Union Budget 2018-19 for relief measures like lower taxes and infrastructure status
Jun 06, 2017
Free treatment for EWS patients in Delhi: Defunct information disbursal system threatens to derail healthcare scheme'It is the responsibility of the Delhi government to ensure that EWS beds reserved in private hospitals remain occupied.'
Feb 25, 2016
Budget 2016: Proposals should assuage realty sector’s pain pointsTo strengthen the realty market, while a number of programmes have been already earmarked for the sector such as, Housing for all by 2022, Smart cities and REITS, not much headway has been made regarding these.