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Apr 28, 2014
BJP hates Dalits and backwards: MayawatiBSP supremo Mayawati today hit out at the BJP alleging that the saffron party opposed the Mandal Commission recommendations for the uplift and reservations for Dalits.
Sep 06, 2012
SC/ST quotas in promotions, and the coming 'caste wars'The political atmospherics over quotas in promotions for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes bears an eerie echo of post-Mandal politics. This won't end nicely.
May 29, 2012
Centre to challenge order on minority sub-quotaThe Union law minister was hopeful that this matter would be referred to a Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court.
Jan 17, 2012
Delhi kicks-off first caste-census since IndependenceAfter some fierce debates over the re-introduction of a caste-based census last year, tablet-computer carrying enumerators began the socio-economic and caste census of the Capital’s 1.7 crore people on 16 January.
Jan 09, 2012
Cong promises 9 per cent sub-quota for Muslims in UPUnion Law Minister Salman Khurshid said the Congress party would provide nine per cent sub-quota for backward Muslims if it was voted to power in the coming Uttar Pradesh assembly election.
Jan 04, 2012
Cabinet nod to filling SC, ST and OBC vacancies ahead of pollsThough implementation of the decision will be possible after the polls are over, its announcement is reportedly aimed at sending a signal to the dalits, STs and OBCs in poll-bound states.
Nov 16, 2011
Govt to amend central list of OBCsThe NCBC had sent recommendations for inclusion of more than 70 castes in around 20 states and UTs.