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Mayawati demands constitution amendment for SC/ST quota (Lead)


April 30th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati Monday demanded in the Rajya Sabha that the government bring a constitutional amendment bill during the current parliament ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to continue with 69 percent reservation


July 12th, 2011 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 12 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government Tuesday said it will continue with its policy of 69 percent reservation for the backward classes, without excluding the creamy layer.In a ... Read more...

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Supreme Court protects Tamil Nadu quota law (Lead)


July 13th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday granted protection to Tamil Nadu's quota law which provides 69 percent reservation in educational institutions and jobs to scheduled castes and tribes and ... Read more...

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Kapadia takes over as new Chief Justice of India


May 12th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 12 (NAI): Justice S H Kapadia was on Wednesday sworn-in as the 38th Chief Justice of India (CJI).President Pratibha Devisingh Patil administered the oath of office and secrecy ... Read more...

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Vahanvati to succeed Milon Banerjee as attorney general


June 8th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Monday appointed former Solicitor General Goolam E. Vahanvati as the attorney general of India, the country's top law officer. "The President is pleased to ... Read more...

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Parliament to discuss OBC creamy layer Monday


May 4th, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Parliament will Monday discuss the vexed issue of exclusion of the 'creamy layer', or the elite, from the reservation quota meant for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in ... Read more...

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Mayawati demands reservation in private sector, wants amendment in Constitution


February 6th, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi , Feb 6 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and BSP supremo Mayawati has asked the Union Government to amend the Constitution in order to provide reservation to backward classes in ... Read more...

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