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AIIMS sets conditions for event on Ambedkar, caste; doctors say arbitrary, illegal 0

AIIMS sets conditions for event on Ambedkar, caste; doctors say arbitrary, illegal

May, 16, 2019:The Indian Express A section of AIIMS faculty members have objected to conditions imposed by the administration on a discussion centred on caste-based discrimination at institutes of higher education. A group of...

Other Backward Classes: Centre’s panel to seek 8-10% OBC sub-quota 0

Other Backward Classes: Centre’s panel to seek 8-10% OBC sub-quota

The Indian Express: 09.05.2019 The commission to examine sub-categorisation of Other Backward Classes is all set to recommend a fixed quota, possibly between 8 and 10 per cent of the 27 per cent OBC...

SC orders status quo, stays SC/ST quota in promotion for government job 0

SC orders status quo, stays SC/ST quota in promotion for government job

16.04.2019:The Times of India NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court stayed on Monday reservation in promotion for Scheduled Castes and Tribes (SC/STs) in government jobs after the Centre and states failed to implement the scheme...

इंडिया गेट में गूंजी आवाज, जाति का हो खात्मा! 0

इंडिया गेट में गूंजी आवाज, जाति का हो खात्मा!

नवभारत टाइम्स | Apr 15, 2019 जाति से ना हो पहचान! इस नारे के साथ रविवार को इंडिया गेट पर कैंडल मार्च निकाला गया। ‘यूथ फॉर इक्वैलिटी’ ऑर्गनाइजेशन के इस मार्च में स्टूडेंट्स, एक्टिविस्ट...

देश से जाति खत्म करने को लेकर रविवार से सत्याग्रह 0

देश से जाति खत्म करने को लेकर रविवार से सत्याग्रह

नवभारत टाइम्स | नई दिल्ली लोकसभा चुनाव के बीच जहां राजनीतिक दल जातिगत समीकरण से लेकर सामाजिक समीकरण देखते हुए अपनी-अपनी जीत का दावा कर रहे हैं, वहीं युवाओं का एक संगठन देश से...

We Should Shun The Caste System: P&H HC Bars Mentioning Of Caste In FIRs, Memos Etc. 0

We Should Shun The Caste System: P&H HC Bars Mentioning Of Caste In FIRs, Memos Etc.

March 28, 2019 “There is no scientific, intellectual, social and logical basis for caste system.” Putting an end to a ‘colonial legacy’ practice of mentioning caste status in criminal proceedings, the Punjab and Haryana...

House panel push for upward revision of creamy layer criteria in OBC quota 0

House panel push for upward revision of creamy layer criteria in OBC quota

The Indian Express: 23.3.19 The Parliamentary Committee on Welfare of Other Backward Classes (OBC) has recommended that the creamy layer criteria should be subject to an upward revision in view of the fact that...

After 26 yrs, panel to review OBC ‘creamy layer’ criteria 0

After 26 yrs, panel to review OBC ‘creamy layer’ criteria

The Times of India: 18.03.2019 NEW DELHI: In a move that has raised anxiety levels among interested groups, the Centre has constituted an expert committee to “revisit the criteria” for determining the “creamy layer”...

10% EWS quota: SC to decide on March 28 if it needs to be sent to Constitution bench 0

10% EWS quota: SC to decide on March 28 if it needs to be sent to Constitution bench

March 12, 2019: The Indian Express Declining to pass any interim order on petitions challenging the Centre’s decision to provide 10 per cent reservation in government jobs and education to economically backward sections in...

Ordinance on teacher quota soon: Javadekar 0

Ordinance on teacher quota soon: Javadekar

06.03.2019: The Indian Express On a day that saw protests backed by tribal and Dalit rights outfits, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday reiterated the Union government’s commitment to the old formula for reservation...