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One more IIT to be sought for HK 26.7.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
One more IIT to be sought for HK
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Rayaraddi wants quota for state 26.7.2016 Hubli - City - The Times of India
Karnataka minister for higher education Basavaraj Rayaraddi has urged the Union ministry of human resources development (HRD) to make provision for 25 per cent reservation for Karnataka students in IIT-Dharwad.
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State to seek 25% quota for its students in IIT-Dharwad 25.7.2016 deccanherald.com
Higher Education Minister Basavaraj Rayaraddi said on Monday that the state would impress upon the Human Resource Development (HRD) ministry to provide reservation in seats for students from Karnataka in the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) being established in Dharwad. Of the total 120 seats in IIT-D, only five students fromthe state have got seats. Speaking to media persons after inspecting the facilities at the IIT-D transit campus on the Walmi premises here, the minister said that at present, there was no provision for quota in this institute of national importance. However, there was always scope for change and if reservation was given to students from Karnataka, the objective of setting up the IIT here would be fulfilled, he said. The state would urge the Centre to bring in amendments to the existing laws and incorporate a minimum 25% seat quota for students from the state. Rayaraddi said, in the power plants run by the Centre in the state, the energy produced is shared in the ratio of 65:35 ...
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Higher Education: How reservation helps the disadvantaged 20.7.2016 Sify Finance
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How reservations help disadvantaged-caste students get higher education 20.7.2016 Latest News
A review of education data confirmed a growing tide of SC/ST students in higher education, but their numbers still lag their proportion in the general population
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How quotas help disadvantaged-caste students get higher education (Special to IANS) 20.7.2016 All News-IANS Stories
As many as 26 per cent male and 35 per cent female students from India's most disadvantaged castes and tribes in 245 engineering colleges would not be there without reservations, according to a new study that says affirmative action policy in higher ...
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How quotas help disadvantaged-caste students get higher education (Special to ) 20.7.2016 New Kerala: India News
As many as 26 per cent male and 35 per cent female students from India's most disadvantaged castes and tribes in 245 engineering colleges would not be there without reservations, according to a new study that says affirmative action policy in higher education works largely as intended.
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Reservations over Isaac’s school proposal 10.7.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Reservations over Isaac’s school proposal
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Reservations over Isaac’s school proposal 10.7.2016 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
: While closure of uneconomic schools looms large over the education sector, Finance Minister T.M. Thomas Isaac’s announcement in his revised budget of Rs.1,000-crore allocation for elevating to inter...
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Inspiring! Poverty-stricken Bihar siblings beat all odds to crack IIT-JEE 29.6.2016 Zee News : States
A polio-stricken boy and his brother from an underprivileged family in Bihar have set a classic example by beating all odds to fulfil their long cherished dreaming of cracking the prestigious IITJEE entrance exams.
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How a disabled boy cleared the IIT entrance test 29.6.2016 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Due to his determination and his brother's efforts Basant Kumar Pandit is one step closer to attaining his dream.
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Subramanian Swamy takes on Arun Jaitley again 24.6.2016 Zee News : India National
In an implicit attack on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday criticised those "giving me unasked for advice of discipline".
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Arvind Kejriwal got in IIT- Kharagpur through fake quota? Subramanian Swamy to reveal soon 24.6.2016 Zee News : India National
While Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has made a lot of noise over the issue of PM Narendra Modi’s degree, he has now himself landed in trouble after a website claimed that he got admission into IIT- Kharagpur through fake quota and not on merit.
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Siblings overcome disability, poverty to make it to IIT 18.6.2016 deccanherald.com
The journey of polio-stricken Krishan and his younger sibling Basant from a poor family in Bihar to cracking the IIT entrance has been arduous and inspirational. For many years, Basant Kumar Pandit(18) has been carrying his physically challenged elder brother on his shoulders to school and later to the coaching institute here. Krishan has landed in IIT with 38th All India Rank in OBC, disabled quota in the JEE advanced results declared recently. Basant has achieved 3675 rank in OBC category. Their father Madan Pandit owns five bigas of land in Paroriya village in Samastipur and their mother is a housewife. Krishan (19) suffered from polio when he was only six months old. Later, Basant took upon himself to take Krishan on his shoulders to school. Aspiring to be engineers, the brothers reached Kota three years ago and took admission in a coaching institute to prepare for IIT entrance test. Here too, Basant would take his brother on his shoulders to the coaching classes and the two would study ...
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Journey from Bihar to IIT: Siblings overcome disability, poverty to clinch their dream 18.6.2016 FirstPost: India

The journey of polio-stricken Krishan and his younger sibling Basant, from a poor family in Bihar to cracking the IIT entrance, has been arduous.

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Two Bhashyam students make a mark in JEE 13.6.2016 The New Indian Express - Andhra Pradesh - http://newindianexpress.com/states/andhra_pradesh/
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Nine children denied admission under RTE 3.6.2016 Mysore - City - The Times of India
Two private schools have allegedly denied admission to nine children in their UKG under the RTE quota despite the students completing LKG in the same education institutions.
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Post reshuffle, ex-MP Channi quits Congress 3.6.2016 TOI: Chandigarh Times
Former Congress MP Charanjit Channi has resigned from the party in protest against Punjab Congress leadership ignoring the backward classes. Channi, who was an MLA and then an MP, said in the recent restructuring of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC), backward classes were ignored.
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We had a problem with Free Basics because it gave free data only to those who went through RCom pipe: Ram Sevak Sharma 30.5.2016 All Economy & Policy Stories
Interview with Chairman, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India
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HC puts on hold Haryana's job quota for Jats, others 26.5.2016 TOI: Chandigarh Times
Chandigarh, May 26 (IANS) The Haryana government's recent notification according 10 percent job reservation on Jat and five other communities was put on hold by the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday.
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