News  /  Published 01.04.22

SC cancels All India Quota mop-up round counselling over anomalies in 146 fresh seats

Supreme Court bench directs special round of counselling for the 146 fresh seats, allowing students who have joined the All India Quota (AIQ) or state quota in round two to participate in it ...

India  /  Published 31.03.22

Vanniyars: SC rejects quota

  The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down the 10.5 per cent reservation provided to Vanniyars, a Most Backward Community (MBC) in Tamil Nadu, in government jobs and admission to educational in...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 30.03.22

Call on scrapping quota system in KVs after discussion with all MPs: Govt

Annpurna Devi, minister of state and education, said that the government is seriously considering concerns raised by all MPs on the quota system in KVs...

India  /  Published 05.02.22

SC to hear plea against Haryana quota law

The Supreme Court will take up on Monday the Haryana government’s plea challenging the stay imposed by Punjab and Haryana High Court on its controversial quota policy under which the state sough...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.01.22

OBC medical pool quota upheld

The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the 27 per cent quota for OBCs in the all-India pool seats at state medical colleges, both for undergraduate and postgraduate courses, but decided to have further ...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi


India  /  Published 08.01.22

Cabinet returns OBC creamy layer proposal

The Union cabinet has sent back to the social justice ministry a proposal to include salary in gross family income for identification of the creamy layer within the other backward classes for exclusio...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.01.22

Counselling after quota row hearing

The Supreme Court on Wednesday told the Centre that it would permit counselling for postgraduate medical courses only after hearing objections of petitioners who have challenged the income criterion s...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.12.21

House-court mismatch in quota claim

The Centre on Wednesday told the Rajya Sabha that the contentious Rs 8-lakh income cut-off for the Economically Weaker Sections quota had been fixed after a “detailed study,” a claim ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.11.21

SC query on IIT quota ‘flout’

The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Centre and the 23 IITs on a petition alleging that these institutions were not offering reservation to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other ...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 13.11.21

Agriculture students seek varsity quota

Around 30 students of Visva-Bharati’s Palli-Siksha Bhavana — the department of agriculture — on Friday launched an agitation in front of the varsity’s central administrative of...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan


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