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Parl panel reaches consensus on bill according constitutional status to NCBC

June 26, 2017 9:15 pm

The bill was referred to the Rajya Sabha's select committee after the opposition prevailed on the government to do so. It was passed by the Lok Sabha in April this year, but the opposition blocked its consideration in the upper house.

MP panel member wants Christians tried for sedition

May 02, 2016 4:32 am

Yadav said, “This is the first case in the country when Christians were caught red-handed converting and marrying OBCs."

‘Converted’ Muslims can get backward class benefits: HC

June 24, 2015 2:59 am

The HC also directed the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) to treat the petitioner, Ayesha, as a backward class Muslim candidate and consider her for the post of typist, she had applied for earlier.

Hindu backward caste will retain status if converting to Islam: Madras HC

June 20, 2015 10:13 pm

Court passed this order and directed Tamil Nadu PSC to accept the application of a woman who converted to Islam, as a BC Muslim candidate.

Andhra Pradesh Assembly adopts resolution on 33 pc reservation for BCs

September 06, 2014 6:58 pm

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu moved the resolution in the House on the last day of the Budget session.

Muslims cash in on quota, politically

July 30, 2014 12:53 am

The Muslim reservation played a major role in increasing the community’s representatives in all municipal bodies.

Helping script Raman Singh's win: Dalit priests,a chopper and 19 seats

December 10, 2013 4:26 am

The functioning of this priestly Sena was as intriguing as its birth.

Centre may declare job quota for Jats

November 05, 2013 1:21 am

Attempt to counter Narendra Modi’s OBC identity politics.

Tribals,backwards seek own voices in Durga Puja this year

March 14, 2014 11:45 am

People belonging to indigenous tribes say invaders demonised them as Asuras.

Maha mulls action against institutes withholding scholarships

March 14, 2013 12:21 am

"We will distribute this amount before October," he said