Sep 14, 2021 07:15 PM IST
The top court noted that in its earlier order, the state governments were directed to finalise the issues which are peculiar to them so that court can proceed in the matter.
- Aug 20, 2021 10:25 AM IST
The exemption from the section has been given to all sectors and categories of posts of combatant personnel.
- Aug 14, 2021 07:36 PM IST
With elections in Uttar Pradesh next year, followed by other state polls, regional satraps are trying to turn the clock back to the days of Mandal politics - the supposed antidote to Hindutva.
- Aug 10, 2021 06:08 PM IST
Describing reservation as a tool for "affirmative action", Hosabale said that reservation and reconciliation (between all sections of society) should go hand in hand.
- Mar 15, 2021 10:50 PM IST
The NASSCOM report was based on the response by the 73 member organisations that employ close to 1.44 lakh people in the State. Around 500 IT-ITeS firms employ about 4 lakh people in Haryana.
- Mar 10, 2021 12:03 PM IST
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar clarifies that the 75 percent reservation was part of the manifesto and the industry has nothing to fear. Khattar said the labour inspector will not trouble industry about these reservations and only the state labour commissioner will have the jurisdiction to investigate compliance on these reservations. Industry will have to give self declaration that they have complied with the law and the government will accept that, he says.
- Mar 09, 2021 12:23 PM IST
A reappraisal of the judgment could mean altering the structure of reservations that has been in place in the country since 1992
- Mar 02, 2021 06:11 PM IST
The rate of joblessness in the state is three times higher than the national average.
- Nov 19, 2020 08:58 PM IST
The new reservation category titled ‘Wards of COVID Warriors’ has been created for the selection and nomination of candidates under the Central Pool for MBBS and BDS seats in the coming year.
- Oct 30, 2020 01:19 PM IST
An an election rally, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said his party would like reservation to be proportionate to the population of castes and that they had "no two opinions on it".
- Jul 06, 2020 07:32 PM IST
The Jannayak Janta Party (JJP), which is the coalition partner of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Haryana government, had promised the 75% job quota to Haryana youth in its 2019 election manifesto.
- Apr 22, 2020 09:35 PM IST
A five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Justice Arun Mishra noted that providing 100 percent reservation would be "unfair" and "unreasonable" and no law mandates that only tribal teachers can teach in the scheduled areas.
- Feb 10, 2020 11:55 AM IST
The top court's verdict came on a batch of PILs challenging the validity of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act of 2018, which was brought to nullify the effect of the apex court's 2018 ruling, which had diluted the provisions of the stringent Act.
- Feb 09, 2020 04:37 PM IST
A Supreme Court bench has observed that the state "is not bound to make a reservation for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in matters of promotions"
- Nov 20, 2019 11:36 AM IST
If a passenger's first train gets delayed and the connecting train is on time, there are chances that the passenger would miss it. But, if the passenger has linked the PNR numbers of both trains while booking, he/she can get a refund for the second train they missed
- Jul 23, 2019 09:15 AM IST
Apart from prejudice, economic concerns drive demand for quotas for locals, an analysis of survey data shows
- Mar 07, 2019 01:45 PM IST
The Supreme Court had last month dismissed a review petition filed by the HRD Ministry after its special leave petition against the court order was rejected by the apex court.
- Jan 24, 2019 11:22 AM IST
In addition to the threats posed by the Jats and other groups, the BJP will have to stop a campaign among SCs, STs and OBCs that the party intends to stop all caste-cased quotas by bringing in the economic criteria as the yardstick.
- Jan 13, 2019 05:39 PM IST
The Constitutional amendment to provide the 10 percent quota received assent of President Ram Nath Kovind on January 12.
- Jan 10, 2019 03:17 PM IST
The petition, filed by Youth For Equality organisation and Kaushal Kant Mishra, sought the quashing of the bill saying that the economic criterion cannot be the sole basis for reservation.
- Jan 09, 2019 03:33 PM IST
Opposition parties called the Centre’s move an “election jumla” ahead of the Lok Sabha polls expected to happen in April-May
- Jan 09, 2019 02:14 PM IST
It is doubtful that the decision to give 10% reservation to EWS sections in the unreserved category will solve the inter-caste tension over the share in the government jobs and educational seats in the long run.
- Jan 08, 2019 01:58 PM IST
The JD(S) has two Lok Sabha members from Karnataka, including Deve Gowda.
- Jan 08, 2019 10:50 AM IST
Apart from the family income of the beneficiaries being under Rs 8 lakh per annum, the family should have landholding of less than five acres to avail for this quota.
- Nov 29, 2018 01:31 PM IST
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis tabled in the state Assembly the action taken report (ATR) on the State Backward Class Commission's (SBCC) recommendations for reservation to the Maratha community in government jobs and education.