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Feb 14, 2018
Mehbooba Mufti asks officials to ensure no tribal is harassed during anti-encroachment drivesJammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday asked officials to ensure no member of tribal communities is harassed during anti-encroachment drives.
Jan 22, 2018
BJP, Congress face tough contest in Rajasthan election: Will state break trend of showing incumbents the door?The 2013 elections in Rajasthan saw the BJP romp to a historic win. In 2018, the outcome of the election will be seen as a popularity test for the NDA government.
Jan 07, 2018
PDP's Gujjar leader Choudhary Zafar Ali Khatana quits party on Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's death anniversaryThe ruling PDP's Gujjar leader Choudhary Zafar Ali Khatana on Sunday quit the party, alleging it had become a hub of corrupt people.
Dec 21, 2017
Rajasthan govt approves 1% reservation for Gujjars, four other backward castesRajasthan government on Thursday decided to provide the Gujjars and four other communities one percent reservation within the 50 percent limit while retaining their OBC status.
Dec 16, 2017
Photographer Michael Benanav traces nomadic tribe Van Gujjars' spring migrationAmerican photojournalist Michael Benanav chronicled the nomadic Van Gujjars' annual spring migration
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