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IIM-Nagpur to implement 10% EWS quota for academic year 2019-21

The IIM-Nagpur has increased the number of seats by 10 seats for next year's session, which makes it 130 from the previous year's 120 seats, as per an  official release.

Amid EWS fee row, HRD Ministry asks for details of students in govt, pvt land schools

While no student has been asked to leave yet, mostly due to external pressure, their situation is uncertain as the RTE Act, under which EWS admissions take place, specifies free education only up till Class VIII.


At Amity International, Mayur Vihar: Students no longer under EWS quota, parents worried

In 2007, before RTE came into force, a statutory regulation said that all such schools have to reserve 20 per cent seats for EWS category children. All these students have to be provided free education till Class XII.

Row over JNU ad

The members claimed that EWS reservations are not meant for teaching posts. JNU Registrar Pramod Kumar, however, said DoPT rules apply to all.

'10% EWS quota' benefits missing in UPSC, SSC, Railway recruitment notifications; candidates disappointed

UPSC, SSC, Railway Recruitment 2019: About the benefits of the new quota policy not provided in the recent recruitment notifications, social justice minister Tawar Chand Gehlot clarified said the process will take time, and it will be implemented gradually

Maharashtra: Seats for open category PG medical students set to shrink

Even if half of the quotas are implemented in private colleges — 8 per cent for SEBC and 5 per cent for EWS — only 5 per cent seats in PG and 20 per cent seats in UG will remain for open category students.


10% EWS quota: Supreme Court to decide on March 28 if it needs to be sent to Constitution bench

“If it requires consideration by a larger bench, we will do it,” a bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Sanjiv Khanna observed when the petitions came up Monday.

To curb dropout rate, attendance of EWS students to be tracked

Prior to this, there has been no mechanism to monitor how many of these admitted students are attending classes regularly or completing their education in these schools.

Bihar Assembly passes EWS quota Bill

The EWS quota Bill was passed first in Assembly amid a protest by the RJD-led Opposition.

EWS quota gets Haryana cabinet approval

According to the Cabinet decision, “family” for the purpose of reservation will include the person who seeks the benefit, his/her parents, spouse and children and siblings below the age of 18 years.