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Reservation row Marathas not a backward community, petitioners tell HC

Sep 18, 2014

Reservation row Marathas not a backward community, petitioners tell HC

The Congress-NCP government, which is facing Assembly elections next month, earlier this year took the decision to provide 16 percent reservations for Marathas and five percent for the Muslims. #Congress #BJP #NewsTracker #Reservation #OBC #Quotas #NCP #Muslim #Constitution #Upper caste #ST #lower caste #Maratha #Rane report
Unequal in death Caste segregation in Jaipur cremation ghats

Sep 12, 2014

Unequal in death Caste segregation in Jaipur cremation ghats

In death there is equality, you have been told. So you feel the cremation ground has to be the most egalitarian space of our Republic. In Jaipur, though, caste has been stalking crematoriums of the Jaipur Municipal Corporation (JMC), invisible most of the time until its simmering destructive passion bubbles over. #ThatsJustWrong #Caste #Cremation #Jaipur #Cremation ghat #untouchability
By picking Vijayawada, Naidu just got a capital advantage in Andhra

Sep 04, 2014

By picking Vijayawada, Naidu just got a capital advantage in Andhra

Chandrababu Naidu's choice of the new capital will aid him in the state's politics that is driven by caste considerations. #India #Andhra Pradesh #Caste #Jaganmohan Reddy #Chandrababu Naidu #Telugu Desam Party #YSR Congress #AP #Rayalaseema #caste politics #Kurnool #Coastal Andhra #Kammas #Kapus
Is Chandrababu Naidu playing the caste card to choose new capital?

Sep 01, 2014

Is Chandrababu Naidu playing the caste card to choose new capital?

As Chandrababu Naidu quietly plans to have the new Andhra Pradesh capital within the VijayawadaGunturTenaliMangalagiri Urban Development Authority limit, questions are being raised if prime factors like location and accessibility stand ignored. #Politics #PoliticsDecoder #Andhra Pradesh #Jagan Mohan Reddy #Chandrababu Naidu #Vishakapatnam #AP #Tirupati #caste politics #Vijaywada #Andhra Pradesh capital #kamma

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What Manmohan Singh won't say on Independence Day

Aug 13, 2012

What Manmohan Singh won't say on Independence Day

The Prime Minister is not known for speaking his mind. But if he decided to break protocol and address the nation on Independence Day, here's what he might be expected to say. #OnOurMind #India #Manmohan Singh #Prime Minister #Caste #Dowry
Do Pakistanis vote like Indians?

Jul 08, 2012

Do Pakistanis vote like Indians?

India's democracy functions because of caste. The basis of voting is not issues or ideology - is Pakistan the same? #India #Congress #Pakistan #InMyOpinion #Imran Khan #Caste #Zardari #Identity Politics #Pakistan elections 2013

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Do Pakistanis vote like Indians?

Sep 21, 2014

'Smart Blondes' dip their toes in business

AS an actor and singer, your vocal skills are honed to perfection, teaching you how to project your voice and deliver a compelling and persuasive oral presentation. You might think that this skill is just used in the world of acting, but often cuttin...
Do Pakistanis vote like Indians?

Sep 21, 2014

Behind the scenes on the new-look 'The View'

The best part of the new “View” is what happens during the commercials. Cast members, including Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O’Donnell, curse, grumble and whine... #Whoopi Goldberg #The View
Do Pakistanis vote like Indians?

Sep 18, 2014

Dylan O’Brien And The ‘Maze Runner’ Cast Break Down Glader Slang — Watch

Watch Dylan O'Brien and "The Maze Runner" cast break down the Glader slang terms from the film... #Whoopi Goldberg #The View