The high court, in its June 27 last year order, had said that 50-per cent cap on total reservations imposed by the Supreme Court could be exceeded in exceptional circumstances. It had also accepted Maharashtra government's argument that the Maratha community was socially and educationally backward and it was duty-bound to take steps for its progress. … [Read more...] about SC stays implementation of 2018 Maharashtra law granting reservation to Marathas in education, jobs
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‘Magnitude of substance use in India’, a survey released by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in 2019, states that about 2.8 percent of Indians aged 10–75 years (3.1 crore people) were using cannabis in some form or other, with a “preponderance of men among users” of the drug. … [Read more...] about Rhea Chakraborty arrested for drug abuse: What do India’s laws say about the use of ganja and charas?
"This was easier said than done as the space activities require huge infrastructure investment as well as mandatory compliances to safety regulations, as the country is answerable for any safety lapses in the international forum,answerable for any safety lapses in the international forum," he added. … [Read more...] about Laws being put in place to ease business environment for private sector in space segment: ISRO
The plea said that due to the pandemic, on April 21 the Consortium of NLUs extended the deadline for online applications for CLAT 2020 until May 18, and the examination date was postponed to June 21 and thereafter, the deadline for applications was further extended until July 1 and the examination was further postponed. … [Read more...] about Ex-vice chancellor moves SC against separate entrance exam for NLSIU
The Trump clip arrives early in the film, a fairly late-breaking inclusion that drives home how brazenly the modern GOP has become in its efforts at voter suppression. It’s nearly the last that viewers will hear from the current president, though, in a film whose scope begins with post-Civil War Reconstruction, but stretches all the way back to the Declaration of Independence, in which “We the people” referred exclusively to white, male, property-owners. … [Read more...] about ‘All In: The Fight for Democracy’ is the only documentary you need to see before this election