Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the Parliament on Wednesday passed a landmark Constitution amendment bill providing for 10 per cent reservation to upper castes in government jobs and higher educational institutions, with the Rajya Sabha voting it late in the night after rejecting a demand for referring it to a select committee for detailed scrutiny.
Hours after re-joining office after nearly two-and-half months, CBI Director Alok Verma on Wednesday revoked most of the transfer orders issued by agency's interim chief M. Nageswara Rao.
A total of 2,36,476 cases of crime were reported in the national capital in 2018, up from 2,23,077 in 2017 -- a six per cent rise, according to Delhi Police's annual press report released on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed his "delighted" over the passage of Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Rajya Sabha to provide 10 per cent quota to upper castes in government jobs and higher educational institutions and called it "a victory for social justice".
Soon after the loan waiver, more sops are coming for farmers in Rajasthan: Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said power tariff for them will remain stable for the next five years.
Upper caste reservation is a reality now. You must be interested to know whether you are eligible for 10 per cent reservation for economically backward sections in government jobs and higher educational institutions, and what documents will be required to stake your claim. We will give you all the details.
Drawing a cricket analogy, Congress president Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday the farmers and the youth of the country should play on the front foot without any fear.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the smooth passage of the bill which provides 10 per cent quota for the general category poor in jobs and education in the Lok Sabha is a 'strong answer' by the Parliament to those 'spreading lies