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Reservations not 'sucking away seats,' says DMK, slamming petitioners for causing unrest by challenging NEET quotas

The DMK, in a statement, has asked the Supreme Court to dismiss the petitions challenging the reservations for the OBC and EWS in NEET AIQ
 

Published on 23rd October 2021
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Reservations will be in accordance with Rule 140 of 1987 Education Department orders. The reservation of women is 33.3 percent and will be implemented and ten percent of seats are reserved for the sta

Published on 13th October 2021
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Do not implement OBC, EWS reservations in medical PG AIQ seats, doctors file plea in Supreme Court

The petitioners state that implementing the reservations will be disadvantageous for a large number of doctors from unreserved categories

Published on 9th October 2021
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Constitution Amendment Bill a welcome move but states should not misuse power: OBC students' group

AIOBCSA has demanded that the 50 per cent cap on the reservation policy must be done away with. They said that the reservation model of Tamil Nadu must be replicated across the country

Published on 12th August 2021
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General category students unhappy with newly introduced NEET OBC reservation of 27%

With the introduction of the new reservations, 59.5 per cent of the All India Quota seats are reserved. However, 49.5 per cent of seats are reserved for SC, ST and OBC students combined

Published on 31st July 2021
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Sub judice logic just an excuse: Student groups ask govt to implement OBC quota in NEET's All India Quota seats

Students also pointed out that the education minister has been the voice for the implementation of OBC reservations in NEET before

Published on 22nd July 2021
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What The FAQ: What is the OBC reservations issue in NEET's All India Quota all about?

Various student bodies and other organisations have been raising their voice, seeking implementation of OBC reservations in NEET. What is the issue all about?

Published on 22nd July 2021
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Andhra Pradesh govt provides 10 per cent quota for EWS, including Kapus, in govt jobs, edu institutions

Economically Weaker Sections among upper classes will have 10 per cent reservations. The income limit for securing OBC certificates has also been increased to eight lakh annual income

Published on 15th July 2021
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BHU distances itself from casteist prof who commented on the competence of doctors, police assures investigation

Dr Mishra had put out a post on Facebook on May 13 stating that Indian doctors are incompetent because most of them do not become doctors for their merit but because of reservations

Published on 17th May 2021
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Calicut university issues memo to teacher who slammed EWS, reservation, much to academics' ire  

K S Madhavan had co-authored an opinion piece in a Malayalam newspaper, where he had criticised the improper implementation of reservations in the universities in Kerala

Published on 11th May 2021
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SC reserves judgment on petitions challenging the constitutional validity of Maratha reservations

The bench was hearing appeals challenging the Bombay HC order that upheld reservations to Marathas in jobs and education under the Maharashtra Socially and Educationally Backward Classes Act

Published on 26th March 2021
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Moving SC with review petition against ruling that reservation cannot exceed 50 per cent is option: Maha govt

Fadnavis criticised the government for neglecting the issue of OBC quota and not forming a commission to collect empirical (rpt empirical) data on Other Backward Classes population

Published on 5th March 2021
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Man attempts suicide over Maratha quota issue in Maharashtra 

Before consuming the poison, the man in a Facebook live video blamed the government for the Maratha community not being able to get reservations in education and jobs

Published on 21st January 2021
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Not a single ST student was admitted in 11 depts at IIT Bombay the last five years, RTI reveals

Only 1.6 per cent were from ST category and 7.5 per cent were from SC category, and 19.2 per cent were from OBC category, the APPSC has found

Published on 8th December 2020
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Need to do our historic duty towards social justice: MP Thirumavalavan slams SC decision on OBC reservations

Tamil Nadu has always been a pioneer where reservations are concerned, and we hope that we come forward as a state in doing our historical duty towards social justice, the MP said

Published on 27th October 2020

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