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Set up mechanism to verify caste certificates: HC to Goa government

The Supreme Court had laid down the detailed procedure for verifying caste certificates. In this regard, the procedure is to be applied by the concerned state government in the absence of any legislation

Bombay high court at Goa (File Photo)
Updated on Jun 28, 2023 01:26 PM IST

On reservation bill, CM Baghel questions governor's power to withhold assent

Chhattisgarh CM urged governor House to give assent to state's reservation bill before the assembly passes a resolution against its power

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel(PTI)
Updated on Apr 17, 2023 05:46 PM IST
BySnehashish Roy

Caste bias is rife on campuses. Address it

It is yet to be understood that academic excellence can co-exist, even thrive, alongside caste-based attitudes. BR Ambedkar warned about it at the moment of India’s Independence. It remains true today.

But irrespective of the particular details of the IIT-Bombay incident, the bias battled by Dalit and Adivasi students in educational spaces that are supposed to nurture and protect them is an undeniable blot on modern India. (Pratik Chorge/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Feb 16, 2023 09:28 AM IST
ByHT Editorial

Karnataka cabinet decides to abolish 2 categories of OBC, creates new ones

The Karnataka Cabinet on Thursday decided to abolish two categories of the Other Backward Castes (OBC) and replace them with the two new categories.

State Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister J C Madhuswamy. (HT)
Published on Dec 30, 2022 08:45 AM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yamini C S

Will seek report from Backward Classes panel on hiking Vokkaliga quota: Bommai

Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday said he has asked the Karnataka State Commission for Backward Classes to submit a report on the various demands of the dominant Vokkaliga community in the state.

Karnataka chief minister Basavaraj Bommai (PTI)
Published on Dec 24, 2022 01:39 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yamini C S
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