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Centre tells SC that the creamy layer principle cannot be applied to deny quota to SC/ST employees in promotion in govt jobs

The Centre today told the Supreme Court that the creamy layer concept cannot be applied to deny benefits of quota in promotions to government employees of SC/ST community. Attorney General K K Venugopal told a five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, that there is no judgment which […]

President, Vice President & Prime Minister express grief at passing away of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have expressed grief at the passing away of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. President Kovind described Vajpayee as a true Indian statesman saying his leadership, foresight, maturity and eloquence put him in a league of his […]