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Kerala church leaders say furore over job notification for Scheduled Caste converts unwarranted as Centre, other states also have such quota

A controversy raging on social media over a Public Service Commission (PSC) extra ordinary gazette notification on job vacancies reserved for Scheduled Caste Converts to Christianity (SCCC) has raised eyebrows among minorities in Kerala. The notification, published on 27 July 2019, invited applications for filling up vacancies for 25 posts of Assistant Surgeons/Casualty Medical Officers through a one-time registration scheme. ... Read More »

Education bill would expand state’s power to intervene in struggling schools

Governor Charlie Baker’s new education proposal would expand the power of the state to intervene in struggling schools, opening up a major front in the coming Beacon Hill debate over how best to revamp the state’s troubled school funding formula. Teachers and other education advocates slammed Baker’s plan, which includes enabling the commissioner of the Department of Elementary and Secondary ... Read More »

Toyota’s Used Car Business Expands its Reach to 56 Markets in 19 States

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM), the Indian subsidiary of the leading Japanese carmaker, has announced the expansion of its used car business – Toyota U-Trust – to 56 markets in 19 states of the country. “With this expansion, TKM aims to cater to a wider audience and offer the used car buyer and sellers an experience at part with new car ... Read More »