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Dec 03, 2019
Centre seeks Supreme Court review on order excluding SC/ST creamy layer from quota; says to refer matter to seven-judge benchThe Centre urged the Supreme Court on Monday to refer its last year's verdict excluding the creamy layer within the SC/ST community from reservation benefits to a seven-judge bench for a review.
Jun 15, 2019
Casteism in Gujarat: Dalits across hundreds of villages can't get a haircut due to years of oppressionThis practice is so common that it’s not even being raised as a discriminatory practice by the Dalits themselves.
Jun 02, 2017
BJP and Opposition gear up for 2019: Will it be Mandal versus Kamandal once again?To understand what’s happening in battleground Uttar Pradesh ahead of 2019 elections in correct perspective, you would do well to recall Martin Luther King Junior’s words of wisdom
Oct 20, 2015
BJP committed to quotas; Lalu and Nitish polarising votes, says Amit ShahAccusing Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Prasad of trying to turn the state assembly polls into a "battle between backwards and upper castes", BJP president Amit Shah on Monday said his party was "committed" to the existing quotas and had no plans to tinker with it.
Oct 12, 2015
Ruckus over beef won't work in Bihar polls: BJP may have shot itself in the footBihar's political history suggests that unlike other north Indian states, a straight-down-the-middle communal polarisation has never succeeded in smudging the horizontal divisions on caste lines.
Oct 01, 2015
Bihar caste calculus: We have both mandal and kamandal with us, says BJP's Sushil ModiThe BJP leaders are not shy of talking caste and are giving it a whole new spin. They have acquired a certain aggressiveness on the issue in their public meetings.
Oct 16, 2014
Narendra Modi's secret sauce: Why new India is gung-ho about himThe Mandal-Mandir movements and the economic liberalisation of the 1990s have collectively transformed and created a new India voter. This is what Modi has understood best. Hence his success.
Jul 30, 2014
Will the Nitish-Lalu alliance get the caste arithmetic right in Bihar?In a bid to take on the BJP, that has emerged quite strong in Bihar, Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar have buried the hatchet and have decided to contest together the upcoming by-elections in Bihar.
Nov 05, 2013
Quota for Jats: Is Congress trying the Mandal trick to stay afloat?The Rajasthan experience shows that if Jats elsewhere get included among OBCs,dominant castes currently enjoying reservation may become restless, creating social and political churn.
May 11, 2011
Haldia Petrochemicals Maturing Its ERP With SAPSamir Mandal GM - IT, Haldia Petrochemicals outlines the benefits of ERP in an enterprise and also talks about their growth rate after choosing SAP.