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Sep 24, 2017
Gujjar scholars demand inclusion of Gojri in Eighth Schedule, seek research centres for development of languageGojri, a tribal language spoken by nearly two million Gujjars, should be included in Eighth Schedule of the Constitution, scholars from the community said
Sep 17, 2017
Travelling with the Van Gujjars: Tracing a forest-dwelling nomadic tribe's spring migrationThe Van Gujjars, who trace their origins back to Kashmir, first came to the Shivaliks some 1,500 years ago
Aug 19, 2017
Rebel BJP MLA warns that Rajasthan HC will strike down bill granting 5% quota to GujjarsGhanshyam Tiwari said that if the proposed bill for reservation quota for Gujjars is challenged, all castes under OBC would suffer in Rajasthan
May 20, 2017
Rajasthan govt issues notification to re-include Gujjars, four other castes, in OBC categoryThe Rajasthan government re-included five castes, including Gujjars, in the Other Backward Classes (OBC) category on Friday
Apr 25, 2017
Gau rakshaks attack Muslim family in Kashmir: Outdated laws used to target cow-herders in Jammu?In October 2015, three persons, including a policeman, received burn injuries after a Kashmir bound truck carrying the cattle was attacked with a petrol bomb at Udhampur.
Apr 09, 2017
Kashmir bypolls: In the past, boycott suited National Conference but this time, it will help PDPThe snow lay thick. Vehicles struggled to get past each other on the narrow, hilly road from the national highway to Sadiwara village. A crowd had gathered around a Maruti van that had slipped into a roadside ditch. Knots of pheran-wrapped people headed to the village mosque for Friday afternoon prayers.
Apr 02, 2017
Pakistan: At least 20 people tortured, killed by mentally ill custodian at a shrine in Punjab provinceAt least 20 people, including six members of a family, were drugged and killed with batons and knives at a shrine allegedly by its "mentally ill" custodian.
Mar 30, 2017
Debate on minority rights in Kashmir pertinent, but govt must accommodate all ethnic groupsA mechanism to protect minority rights is very important in Kashmir but it must be based on a broad vision. It must not lead to the further squeezing of space to celebrate multiple identities and cultures.
Feb 10, 2017
Beyond Google with Ajay Singh: How encounter killing of Mahendra Fauji in 1994 shaped Uttar Pradesh politicsMahendra Fauji belonged to Gujjar caste and became an eyesore for gangsters belonging to Yadav and Tyagi castes.
Dec 23, 2016
Rajasthan govt assures Gujjars of 'appropriate solution' following HC ban on special quotaWith Gujjars threatening to launch a fresh agitation for quota, Rajasthan government has assured the communities under the special backward classes that it would go for appropriate solution within the framework of law to protect their interest.