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Amarinder favours quota for economically weaker upper castes

Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 20:40

Congress leader and Amritsar candidate, Amarinder Singh on Sunday favoured reservation in jobs and educational institutions for members of economically weaker sections among the upper castes.

Govt raises income bar for EWS, LIG housing

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 19:04

Government has decided to raise the bar on annual income required to qualify for benefits under its existing housing schemes for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) and Lower Income Groups (LIG), a move that will benefit 20 lakh people.

Private schools are money spinning enterprises: SC

Last Updated: Friday, February 25, 2011, 00:55

The SC on Thursday said private educational institutions cannot complain about Government`s decision.