India  /  Published 10.09.20

SC: Maratha quota stay order

By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.09.20

States can offer quota to in-service doctors: SC

A five-judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Monday ruled that states had the legislative competence to frame laws setting aside postgraduate medical seats for in-service doctors from their...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.07.20

Maratha: no stay on quota

The Supreme Court will from July 27 hold day-to-day hearings of a batch of petitions challenging the reservation granted to the Maratha community in Maharashtra, which has raised the total volume of r...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.01.19

Upper-caste quota harmful, says Pawar

Amending the Constitution to increase the reservation limit would be 'harmful' to its basic principles according to experts, NCP chief Sharad Pawar said Sunday, days after Parliament cleared a bill to...
By PTI in Kolhapur

India  /  Published 07.01.19

Negation of social justice: Academics

Political parties have largely supported economic quota but wondered whether it can be implemented, while academics are divided on the relevance of the additional reservations.Congress communication c...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi


India  /  Published 04.12.19

Congress seeks withdrawal of Bhima-Koregaon cases

The Congress on Wednesday demanded withdrawal of cases registered against protesters involved in the Maratha reservation agitation and Dalit activists who had protested against the Bhima-Koregaon viol...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 26.12.18

JU shelves domicile quota

Jadavpur University has shelved a proposal to introduce a domicile quota for engineering, taking heed of vice-chancellor Suranjan Das’s argument that a campus aspiring to the tag of “institute of ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.11.18

Marathas will be given 16% quota: Fadnavis

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday announced that the state government would follow the Tamil Nadu model to provide a 16 per cent quota to the Maratha community in education and go...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.10.19

Quota-dilute cry at RIMS

Members of the Adivasi Chatra Sangh, an independent outfit of tribal students with no political affiliation, on Thursday staged a demonstration outside the office of the director of Rajendra Institute...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 19.02.20

Review plea likely on Supreme Court job quota order

The government is likely to move the Supreme Court for a review of its recent judgment that said states were not bound to provide reservation in jobs and there was no fundamental right that guaranteed...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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