RESERVATION IN PROMOTION

  • Nitish favours quota for SC/STs in promotion December 10, 2012

    Patna: With Parliament set to take up Amendment Bill to restore quota in promotion for SC/STs, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said he favoured the legislation. "I and my party JD(U) is in favour of the Bill for restoration of quota in promotion for SC/STs," Kumar told reporters...
  • SC/ST quota bill: Mayawati seeks BJP support September 4, 2012

    New Delhi: With the Cabinet clearing a bill to provide reservation in promotion to SC/STs in government jobs, BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday met top BJP leaders seeking their support for its passage in the current session of Parliament. Mayawati along with her party colleague Satish Chandra Mishra met Leader of...
  • SC/ST Quota Bill not a political googly: Salman Khurshid September 4, 2012

    Union Minister Salman Khurshid said that the SC/ST Quota Bill was an honest attempt by the Centre and not a political googly. ...
  • Cabinet clears SC/ST quota in job promotions September 4, 2012

    New Delhi: The Cabinet on Tuesday cleared a Bill which provides for reservation to the Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs) in government job promotions. The government will introduce the Bill in Parliament on Wednesday or Thursday. Congress's newfound ally, the Samajwadi Party had earlier lashed out at the Centre...