reservations

Odisha Assembly passes resolution on caste census

The House will now send the resolution to the Odisha State Commission for Backward Classes for onward transmission to the Centre.

published on : 10th September 2021

Maharashtra: Congress, Shiv Sena not on same page over reservation to migrants ahead of BMC elections

Congress bats for reservations for migrants while Shiv Sena stays firm on its son of the soil agenda.

published on : 5th September 2021

BJP accuses Naveen Patnaik government of denying reservation to OBC

BJP alleged that the BJD government is not implementing the report under the plea that the Orissa High Court struck down the State government order as the quota limit is crossing the 50 pc ceiling.

published on : 13th August 2021

Maharashtra demands power for states to make or extend reservations

Maratha is a very significant community in terms of electoral politics.

published on : 22nd July 2021

GO clears EWS reservation confusion created by Telugu Desam government: Andhra Minister

The TDP government in its time had sub-categorised the education and employment reservation for Economically Weaker Sections leading to confusion and legal tangles, Minister K Kannababu said.

published on : 16th July 2021

10% quota for EWS, including Kapus, in jobs, edu institutions

The same rules apply for initial appointments in posts and services under the State government.

published on : 15th July 2021

SC dismisses plea of fixing time limits of caste-based reservations expiry in education

The petitioner, Dr Subhash had moved the apex court, seeking appropriate directions to fix the time limits for expiry of caste-based reservations in education. 

published on : 9th July 2021

Maharashtra Assembly passes resolution for Centre to bring amendment to remove 50% ceiling on quotas

The Supreme Court on May 5 struck down the Maharashtra government's 2018 law granting reservation to the Maratha community in admissions and government jobs.

published on : 5th July 2021

Maratha quota verdict: Telangana government cannot exceed 50 per cent limit on reservation

When the Supreme Court sought the opinions of all the States on Maratha reservation case, the Telangana government requested the Apex Court to lift the 50 per cent upper limit.

published on : 6th May 2021