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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
Aug 15, 2017
Maharashtra's marginalised face discrimination even in death as state govt fails to offer burial, cremation groundsA lack of burial and cremation grounds in rural Maharashtra especially Marathwada region shows that there's no respite for Dalits, Muslims, and other marginalised communities even in death
Aug 09, 2017
Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls: Amit Shah bids adieu to Assembly, says BJP 'unassailable' in stateBJP chief Amit Shah, a five-time MLA, on Wednesday bid adieu to the Gujarat Legislative Assembly after being elected to the Rajya Sabha, asserting his party is "unassailable" in the poll-bound state.
Aug 03, 2017
Monsoon Session of Parliament: Amit Shah lashes out at Congress over amendments in Backward Classes BillBJP chief Amit Shah hit out at Congress saying the changes forced by it in the bill to accord constitutional status to the commission for backward classes in Rajya Sabha, had exposed the "anti-backward mentality" of the opposition party
Aug 02, 2017
Amit Shah fumes over absenteeism among BJP MPs in Rajya Sabha: Party to seek written explanationsA red-faced BJP will seek written explanations from its MPs, including union ministers, whose absence from the Rajya Sabha despite a whip resulted in Opposition amendments getting passed, after party chief Amit Shah pulled them up on Tuesday
Jul 31, 2017
Dalit leader Ramdas Athawale calls for 25% reservation for sections included in other communitiesUnion minister Ramdas Athawale Monday favoured giving reservation to economically-backward sections among other communities (OCs) without "touching" the existing quotas for SCs, STs and OBCs
Jul 17, 2017
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Hardik Patel says government shouldn't compel farmers to become NaxalsMandsaur: Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel said the government shouldn't "compel farmers to become Naxals".
Jun 24, 2017
Jat quota stir: Community in Rajasthan calls off agitation after talks with govt delegationThe Jat community in Rajasthan called off their stir demanding reservation on the second day after holding talks with a government delegation, police said
Jun 23, 2017
Jats in Bharatpur, Rajasthan block railway line over demand for OBC quota benefitsThe blockade came as the state OBC commission submitted its report to chief minister Vasundhara Raje on Thursday.
Jun 21, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind is BJP's ace in hole for Gujarat polls“Caste may be bad. Caste may lead to conduct so gross as to be called man's inhumanity to man. All the same, it must be recognized that the Hindus observe caste not because they are inhuman or wrong-headed. They observe caste because they are deeply religious”, observed BR Ambedkar, a long time ago.