Government Job Reservations
India  /  Published 26.08.21

SC keeps salary out of creamy layer

The Supreme Court has held as sacrosanct a central government order of 1993 that stated salary and agriculture cannot be considered as part of gross income for determining the creamy layer. Lawyers a...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

States  /  Published 25.08.21

Sikkim castes seek raise in job quota

The Limboo-Tamang Voluntary Committee (LTVC) has iterated its demand for increasing reservation of jobs in the Sikkim government and state-owned Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) for the two tribal co...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

India  /  Published 06.05.21

Supreme Court junks Maratha quota

By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.02.21

Bihar job threat to curb protests

The Bihar government has issued a diktat that people involved in criminal activities while staging protests or road blockades will not be eligible for government jobs or contracts. The Opposition sla...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 21.07.20

OBC: Govt panel to subdivide quota

A government commission is set to recommend subdividing the Other Backward Classes quota into three sections, endorsing the long-held suspicion that a few OBC sub-communities were cornering a dispropo...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.11.18

Ex-cadet CM talks jobs

Chief minister Raghubar Das promised to consider government job reservations for National Cadet Corps in Jharkhand to mark the 70th NCC Day on Sunday, besides sharing his own pride as a cadet in his c...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 11.03.20

Creamy layer pay rule stalled

The Centre has put on hold a contentious proposal to consider salary as a determinant of creamy layer status among Other Backward Classes for quota benefits following objections raised by a commission...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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