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Aug 23, 2017
Arun Jaitley confirms commission to examine sub-categorisation of OBCs, hikes creamy layer ceiling to Rs 8 lakhsArun Jaitley on Wednesday revealed that the Cabinet will soon set up a commission to examine sub-categorisation of Other Backward Classes
Aug 20, 2017
Ramdas Athawale demands reservation for SC, ST in army; earlier wanted quota in cricket teamRamdas Athawale, Union minister of state for social justice, appealed to Narendra Modi to provide reservation to backward classes in the Indian Army
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 01, 2017
BJP may pull up Rajya Sabha MPs over absenteeism after Opposition manages to amend NCBC billThe issue of absence of several BJP members in the Rajya Sabha, where the government suffered an embarrassment on Monday after the opposition managed to pass a bill on backward classes with amendments, may figure in its Parliamentary party meeting on Tuesday.
May 31, 2016
Haryana government sets up a state-level riot control room amid threats from Jat communityAmid threats from the Jat community to launch a fresh agitation from 5 June, Haryana government has set up a state-level riot control room at the Civil Secretariat to report any untoward incident.
Feb 05, 2016
'Include Kapu community in Backward Classes category': Leader begins indefinite hunger strikeKapu leader Mudragada Padmanabham on Friday began an indefinite fast along with his wife in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district demanding inclusion of Kapu community in Backward Classes category.
Feb 01, 2016
Tuni in flames: Kapu protesters set ablaze train bogies, police stations, vehicles in Andhra townLarge-scale violence broke out in Andhra Pradesh's Tuni town on Sunday as protesters demanding reservation for Kapu caste set afire a train, two police stations and many vehicles, police said
Apr 12, 2014
BJP not good for backward castes, says Mayawati during rally"During the regime of Atal Bihari Vajpayee the BJP attempted to review the Constitution made by Baba Bhim Rao Ambedkar and abolish the reservation in the jobs and education," Mayawati said at a rally.
Mar 01, 2014
How the BJP is quietly playing a clever caste game in UPThe party has not only been contacting leaders of all castes it has been associated with, but has also extended its reach to Dalits, and castes considered extreme backward, most backward and backward
Nov 14, 2013
K'taka BJP blames Cong of dividing school children on communal linesThe state Government issued an order on November six directing district authorities to organise the study tour — Karnataka Darshan — for students belonging to OBCs and minority community in government schools.