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Jan 21, 2019
Bihar seeking legal opinion on reservation for general category, but bound by SC's 50% cap, says Nitish KumarBihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Monday announced that his government will implement quotas for the economically-backward among the unreserved category after getting a legal opinion about the appropriate modalities.
Jan 09, 2019
Bill proposing 10% quota for the general category's poor may finally douse anger against Mandal CommissionUnlike the Mandal Commission's report, the 10% quota move is unlikely to see protests as it includes benefits for the general category poor, including Jats, Marathas, Gujjars, Banias, Thakurs and Kammas, as well Muslims and Christians.
Aug 29, 2018
SC's effort to dilute Atrocities Act fraught with blind spots, threatened to do Dalits yet another injusticeMost of us can never understand the plight of the lakhs of Dalits and therefore can never convince ourselves with a valid justification of the Atrocities Act
Apr 03, 2018
Supreme Court judgment on SC/ST Atrocities Act represents overreach, betrays Constitution itselfThe "acknowledged abuse" of the Atrocities Act stands on a somewhat flimsy factual footing