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Parl panel reaches consensus on bill according constitutional status to NCBC

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

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

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

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

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

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


Tribals,backwards seek own voices in Durga Puja this year

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

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

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

Centre may declare job quota for Jats

Attempt to counter Narendra Modi’s OBC identity politics.

Maha mulls action against institutes withholding scholarships

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