India  /  Published 08.03.21

Haryana seeks job quota views

The Haryana government is ready to consider suggestions from industry bodies while framing rules for the law that provides for 75 per cent job reservation in the private sector for candidates from the...
By PTI in Chandigarh

Opinion  /  Published 08.03.21

Politics remains gender blind

A heartening aspect of Indian democracy has been the rise in turnouts of women voters. The results of the assembly elections in Delhi and Bihar in 2020 reinforce this claim. In Bihar, the National Dem...
By Omkar Poojari

India  /  Published 04.03.21

Private job quota for Haryana residents

The Haryana government has notified a law that provides for 75 per cent reservation in private sector jobs paying less than Rs 50,000 for people from the state, following a trend that experts believe ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty, R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.02.21

Nitish plea to Centre for separate EBC quota

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday raked up the reservation issue by requesting the Centre to provide a separate quota for the Extremely Backward Castes (EBC) and also demanding the conduc...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 16.02.21

Converted dalits and reservation

Correctness can sometimes seem indefinably askew. The Union minister for law, Ravi Shankar Prasad, did not deviate from Para 3 of the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order, 1950 when he said in the Ra...
By The Editorial Board


Opinion  /  Published 15.01.21

Class act: education funding

Learning may be priceless, but education for all cannot be achieved by skimping on funds. And if miserliness also wishes to appear benevolent, the combination can be seriously damaging. The Narendra M...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 31.12.20

Slugfest over college reservation

By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 12.12.20

Govt quota plea rejected

A parliamentary panel has yet again rejected the government’s request for dropping an assurance given in the Lok Sabha for introducing reservation in admissions to private higher educational ins...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.12.20

JNU ads quashed for quota violation

Delhi High Court has rapped the JNU administration for violating the national reservation policy in faculty recruitment, prompting the university teachers’ association to castigate the NDA gover...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.11.20

Reservation: Gurjar stir in Rajasthan

A major Gurjar organisation on Sunday started an agitation over reservation, a day after community leaders held talks with the Rajasthan government and reached a consensus on 14 points. On Sunday, yo...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Jaipur


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