Promotion quota

Mayawati wants to be PM after next Lok Sabha polls

Making clear her prime ministerial aspirations, BSP supremo Mayawati on Sunday asked party workers to ensure a big victory for BSP in the next general elections and warned them against becoming a "saleable commodity".

Feb 17, 2013, 16:28 PM IST

Kalyan Singh opposes quota bill, asks Centre to withdraw it

Raising his voice against quota in promotions, former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Kalyan Singh on Sunday said the decision is against the spirit of Constitution.

Dec 23, 2012, 20:45 PM IST

Mayawati for separate bill for promotion quota to backwards

Seeking to project the image that her party`s base was not limited to Scheduled Castes, Mayawati has said that she is willing to support a separate bill to provide reservation in promotion to backwards in government jobs.

Dec 23, 2012, 15:49 PM IST

BJP creates obstacles in passage of quota bill in Lok Sabha

Faced with opposition from within over support to the controversial bill for quota in government job promotions, BJP on Thursday created obstacles in its passage in Lok Sabha.

Dec 21, 2012, 00:17 AM IST

Quota measure also for a fair deal to Muslims: Cong

AICC dismissed charges that the government was blackmailing SP chief Mulayam Singh

Dec 17, 2012, 21:11 PM IST

Nitish Kumar supports promotion quota

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday favoured the Bill seeking quota in promotion for SC/ST employees in government offices, but said other political parties have a right to differ.

Dec 16, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Uttarakhand: 18 striking govt personnel suspended

The employees have threatened to further intensify their agitation opposing reservation in promotion in government jobs.

Sep 12, 2012, 12:49 PM IST

Protest against quota in promotions at national level

An organisation spearheading the protest against quota in promotions in UP on Friday announced launching of an agitation at the national level.

Sep 07, 2012, 15:16 PM IST

PM to chair all-party meeting on promotion quota to SC/STs

PM will chair an all-party meeting on Tuesday to discuss reservation in job promotions for those belonging to the SC/STs .

Aug 21, 2012, 11:41 AM IST

Maya sticks to promotion quota demand

Mayawati demanded that the Centre bring a Constitutional amendment bill to provide for reservation to SC and ST government employees in promotions.

Apr 30, 2012, 13:25 PM IST

SC scraps Maya’s promotion quota

The Supreme Court upheld the Allahabad High Court’s decision to scrap Mayawati-era policy of reservations in promotions for SC/ST officers.

Apr 27, 2012, 13:04 PM IST