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Supreme Court scraps Jat reservation
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Supreme Court scraps Jat reservation

The Supreme Court today set aside the notification issued by the erstwhile United Progressive Alliance government to include Jats in the Central list of Other Backward Classes for according benefits of reservation to them. "We set aside the notification to implement Jats in the Central list of Other Backward Classes (OBC)," a bench of Justice Tarun Gogoi and Justice R F Nariman said. The bench also found fault with the Centre's decision to overlook the findings of the National Commission for ... Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
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Govt to bring 11 official amendments in land bill

Facing flak for amending United Progressive Alliance’s land acquisition law, government on Tuesday reached out to allies and opposition promising to bring 11 official amendments in the bill introduced in Lok Sabha to take concerns on board. “Government has decided to bring 11 official amendments such as limiting the industrial corridor to one kilometre on both the sides of the highways and railway lines, compulsory employment to one member of the affected family of farm ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Why Jairam Ramesh is against the NDA land bill  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Explained: Changes that NDA wants to bring to land law  Rediff.com1 month ago Land Bill will endanger livelihood of farmers  The Hindu1 week ago
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Heptullah slams UPA govt for allowing to make BBC documentary

Union Minister Najma Heptullah on Saturday slammed the previous United Progressive Alliance government for allowing to make the controversial BBC documentary on the 2012 Delhi gang rape incident, saying it did not check the parameters, script or nature of the documentary being made. "When the previous government gave permission for the film, it should have checked what are the parameters, the script and what they were making. There should have been some control but it failed to do it," she told ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Social cost runs past Railways' growth  Business Standard1 month ago UPA's land act was defective, says Jaitley  Business Standard1 month ago Favourites rule  Business Standard2 months ago
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Congress too used Vajpayee's policies, says Modi

Tearing into the Opposition that had called the Modi government's plans a copy of former Congress-led United Progress Alliance government's policies, the Prime Minister said the debate over which programme is new or old could go a long way. "Whether old plans ...
 Jagran Post4 weeks ago MGNREGS receives Rs 5k-cr boost  Deccan Herald1 month ago India-US defence ties grow with assertive Modi govt  Business Standard2 months ago
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People wanted scam, corruption to end: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday took a dig at the previous United Progressive Alliance government during his budget speech, saying that people wanted "scam, scandal and corruption raj to end" and the Narendra Modi government has lived up to their ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Jaitley's speech peppered with digs at UPA rule  Rediff.com1 month ago

Major lapses in currency printing kept under wraps, UPA government ignored national security

In a major security breach that could embarrass the previous Congress-United Progressive Alliance government, an internal enquiry report has revealed that certain security features were allegedly compromised during the printing of Indian currency, and the ...
 IBN Live1 month ago

‘Era of unity of like-minded parties begins’

The experiment of United Progressive Alliance (UPA) is over and the era of unity of “like-minded parties” has begun. This was indicated by a Congress strategist after running the Centre for ten years consecutively under the banner of UPA. The party is ...
 Asian Age1 day ago
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Cong admits to flaws in cyber law, tries to deflect criticism

The Congress on Tuesday admitted that the Section 66A of cyber law, introduced by the United Progressive Alliance regime in 2008, was poorly drafted and vulnerable to misuse after the provision was struck down by the Supreme Court. The party, however, tried to deflect criticism by targeting Modi government on its stand in the court on the provision which allows arrest of a person for posting allegedly offensive content on websites. Congress leader P Chidambaram welcomed the Supreme Court ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Congress admits to flaws in Section 66A of cyber law, tries to deflect criticism  Financial Express1 week ago
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Govt to review UPAs green approvals after Jayanthi Natarajan revelations

The environment ministry will review projects that were approved or held back by the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government without a valid reason, environment minister Prakash Javadekar said on Friday. His comments came after former ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

OBC quotas for Jats quashed

NEW DELHI The Supreme Court on Tuesday set aside the March 4, 2014, notification by the then United Progressive Alliance government to include Jats in the federal list of other backward classes (OBC) for according benefits of reservation to them. ...
 Oman Tribune1 week ago SC quashes extension of OBC quota to Jats  The Gulf Today1 week ago SC quashes extension of OBC reservation to Jats in 9 states  Money Life2 weeks ago
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