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EWS quota


After setback in SC, Maharashtra government extends EWS quota to Marathas

June 01, 2021 2:15 am

However, a Maratha leader panned the order, saying caste groups not covered by reservations were automatically eligible for EWS quota, and no government order was required for this.

UP minister’s brother resigns amid row over university appointment under EWS category

May 27, 2021 2:27 am

Vice-Chancellor (V-C) Surendra Dubey on Wednesday said he had accepted the resignation letter. “We will now be advertising for the EWS post again, and a fresh appointment will happen.”

No EWS quota admission to centrally-sponsored M.Tech courses: Anna University informs HC

March 13, 2021 2:04 pm

This was stated in a counter-affidavit to the pleas of two students who had claimed the university was providing 10 per cent EWS reservation in the overall 49.5 per cent quota

Telangana to implement 10 per cent EWS quota

January 22, 2021 9:47 am

The announcement comes two years after the Centre had announced a 10 per cent reservation to EWS in government educational institutions and jobs.

Bombay HC raps state govt, seeks affidavit

December 22, 2020 4:15 am

“It would have been appropriate if the government would have taken a decision as to whether the benefit of the EWS ought to be granted to the candidates who have applied from the SEBC category and the said reservation is stayed by the Apex Court," said the court.

EWS quota law: what a five-judge Constitution Bench will look into

August 07, 2020 7:15 am

The amendment provides for 10% reservation in government jobs and educational institutions for EWS, by amending Articles 15 and 16 that deal with the fundamental right to equality.

SC refers anti-EWS quota pleas to five-judge bench

August 06, 2020 1:21 am

The bench also ordered that petitions on the issue pending before different High Courts be transferred to the five-judge bench.

HRD may allow institutes extra year to bring in EWS quota

June 25, 2020 7:29 am

A proposal to this effect was recently moved in the Ministry after the IITs and NITs sought a year's extension to the 2021 deadline to add seats to accommodate the new quota.

After IITs, NITs cite Covid to seek extension to implement EWS quota

June 10, 2020 9:12 am

The request for extension has been made citing the challenge of ensuring distancing in hostels and delay caused by the lockdown in construction of new hostels.

Delhi: Admission process for EWS seats to begin on January 25

January 22, 2020 1:30 am

A total of 22% of the seats in entry-level classes in all recognised private schools in Delhi are reserved for EWS/DG children, and 3% are reserved for CWSN.