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Nov 15, 2017
SC sets aside Rajasthan HC's stay on OBC reservation bill but restricts quota limit at 50%Supreme Court has set aside Rajasthan High Court's stay order on the OBC reservation bill, 2017 to increase the reservation quota.
Nov 09, 2017
Rajasthan High Court orders stay on OBC reservation bill; move would have increased quota over 50 percentRajasthan High Court restrained the state government from implementing the provisions in the OBC reservation bill aimed at increasing the quota beyond 50 percent.
Oct 28, 2017
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Hardik Patel's quest for reservation to Patidars as OBCs is politically unviableThe power of Hardik Patel as a symbol arises from the challenge he represents to the Indian state’s reservation policy for the OBCs.
Oct 26, 2017
Rajasthan Assembly passes bill raising reservation for OBCs to 26 percent; move to benefit GujjarsRajasthan Assembly passed a bill to raise reservation for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) from 21 percent to 26 percent with a voice vote
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Gau rakshaks attack Muslim family in Kashmir: Outdated laws used to target cow-herders in Jammu?In October 2015, three persons, including a policeman, received burn injuries after a Kashmir bound truck carrying the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.