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EWS 10% quota to Upper caste : Supreme Court refused to stay but agree to examine

The Supreme Court Friday decided to examine the Centre’s decision to grant 10 percent reservation in jobs and education to poor candidates belonging to Upper caste category.   The bench, however, did not stay the operation of the Centre’s decision granting quota to the poor in the Upper caste category.   A bench comprising Chief Read More…

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Upper caste 10% quota for weaker section by BJP

The Union Cabinet on Monday approved a 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections of the society. The quota is for jobs for those belonging to the weaker sections among the upper caste. The reservation can also be availed for admission in higher educational institutions.   Though governments in states like Haryana, Rajasthan and Read More…