Last Updated : Feb 17 2019 9:49AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi reiterates that sacrifices of security personnel in Pulwama attack will not go waste            PM inaugurates several development projects in Maharashtra            All- Party meeting passes a resolution condemning Pulwama terrorist attack            Sushma Swaraj leaves on 4-day visit to Bulgaria, Morocco and Spain            PV Sindhu to clash with Saina Nehwal in Women's Singles Final of Senior National Badminton Championship           

National News

Feb 12, 2019
11:31AM

Will bring ordinance if SC rejects review petition on reservation: Javadekar

File pic: LS TV
The government will bring an ordinance if the Supreme Court rejects its review petition challenging the changes made in the reservation system for faculty recruitment in universities. 

Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar said the decision has been taken after the Special Leave Petition on the matter was rejected by the Apex court. He was replying to a supplementary during Question Hour in the Lok Sabha today. 

AIR correspondent reports, the introduction of the new 13-point roster system in universities in place of the earlier 200-point system was opposed by Samajwadi Party, BSP and RJD in Parliament. 


They demanded that the earlier system be re-introduced, contending that the new system deprives SCs, STs and OBCs of benefits of reservation in higher educational institutions. 

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 17 (Feb) Midday News 16 (Feb) News at Nine 16 (Feb) Hourly 17 (Feb) (0905hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 17 (Feb) दोपहर समाचार 16 (Feb) समाचार संध्या 16 (Feb) प्रति घंटा समाचार 17 (Feb) (0900hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 17 (Feb) Khabrein(Day) 16 (Feb) Khabrein(Eve) 16 (Feb)
Aaj Savere 17 (Feb) Parikrama 16 (Feb) Lok Ruchi Samachar 17 (Feb)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 16 (Feb) Samayki 16 (Feb) Sports Scan 16 (Feb) Spotlight/News Analysis 16 (Feb)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 14 (Feb) Surkhiyon Mein 14 (Feb) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 13 (Feb) Vaad-Samvaad 12 (Feb) Money Talk 12 (Feb) Current Affairs 8 (Feb)