Won’t reopen 2018 decision on grant of reservation in promotion to SC, ST: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has orally observed that it will not reopen the issues settled by it in its 2018 judgment on the reservation in promotions in government jobs for Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs). A bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao, Sanjiv Khanna, and BR Gavai said Tuesday that it is for the states…

Rajasthan to set up Vedic Education Board to revive Sanskrit scriptures and Vedas

The Rajasthan government will soon set up a Vedic Education and Sanskar Board to revive the knowledge of Sanskrit scriptures and Vedas, officials said on Tuesday. The board is likely to be formed in next four to five months. A committee, formed to define aims, objectives and functioning of the board, has submitted its…