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Feb 21, 2017
Jat agitation: Timely action must to avoid repeat of 2016 riots mayhemShades of 2016 and the mayhem that followed threaten to repeat themselves and one can only hope that timely action is taken to contain the violent fallout of a demand that now aims to up the ante and defrost the 10 percent grant given earlier in the wake of bloody rioting last year.
Feb 21, 2017
UP Election 2017: In Sonia Gandhi's adopted Udwa village, millennials are impressed with Modi's 'audaciousness'Prior to that, he spent four years in Assam pursuing B Tech. He hails from the remote village of Udwa in Uttar Pradesh’s Raebareli district, which would be going to polls on 23 February.
Feb 20, 2017
UP Election 2017: Divided along religion and caste lines, a clear trend remains elusiveAs polling nears phase 4 in Uttar Pradesh, a clear trend remains complicated so much that even election watchers have been throwing up different winning tallies to parties in private
Feb 14, 2017
Rohith Vemula and mother Radhika are OBCs, not Dalits, says Andhra Pradesh governmentThe Andhra Pradesh government has declared Rohith Vemula, the research scholar of University of Hyderabad whose suicide in January 2016 triggered a nationwide uproar, as belonging to the Other Backward Classes (OBC) and not a Dalit.
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.