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Jan 20, 2017
UP Election 2017: Caste dynamics too fickle to rely upon, development will drive polls in post Mandir-Mandal eraWhile the cast of the leaders has remained more or less same, the dynamics on the ground have been fluid, impacting results in different ways in different elections.
Jan 19, 2017
UP Election 2017: In a caste-dominated state, BJP will need at least 30 percent votes to winIn a multi-cornered contest, any party or coalition getting 30 percent of polled vote can form a government with absolute majority. A strategic BJP may eye on 30 percent plus votes, and to achieve that it must appeal to the floating electorates apart from the 22 percent upper caste that are likely to vote for the BJP
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.
Oct 20, 2016
Gujarat HC issues notices on pleas to increase income limit for OBC quotaGujarat High Court issued notices to state and central governments on a PIL challenging recommendation of NCBC for increasing annual income limit for OBCs.
Oct 12, 2016
Pankaja Munde's show of strength adds more hassles for Devendra FadnavisAlthough Pankaja did not name anyone from the BJP, it is hardly a secret that the minister is not having a great rapport with the Maharashtra Chief Minister.
Oct 07, 2016
BJP confirms govt committed to Maratha reservation; state might adopt TN quota systemAmid campaign by Marathas across Maharashtra for reservation in government jobs and educational institutions, the ruling BJP said on Thursday confirmed that it was committed to meeting the demand of the community without upsetting the existing OBC quota.
Oct 04, 2016
Maratha protests: Chhagan Bhujbal's supporters demand release; village is renamed MarathanagarAs Maharastra's former Deputy Chief Minister and senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Chhagan Bhujbal marked almost seven months in custody, around two million of his supporters from all over India took to the streets of this city on Monday seeking his release.
Oct 03, 2016
OBC community organises rally in Nashik to counter Maratha movementThe Other Backward Castes (OBCs) have also united to counter the Maratha movement in Maharashtra. On 3 October the OBCs will organise a rally which will take place in Nashik, a reflection of the communities resentment against the Maratha movement.
Oct 02, 2016
Maratha agitation: Parties adopt wait and watch approach in MaharashtraThe 'silent marches' taken out by Maratha Kranti Morcha around Maharashtra to highlight demands like reservation in jobs and education have created ripples in state politics, with major players adopting a "wait and watch" approach to see if the massive mobilisation will eventually assume electoral dimensions.
Sep 29, 2016
Oriental Bank of Commerce to raise Rs 500 crore via issuance of bondsThe bank intends to raise Tier 1 capital through private placement of Basel III compliant additional tier 1 bonds of Rs 10,00,000 each at par aggregating to Rs 500 crore