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Commission on OBC sub-categorisation: Recommendations on quota within quota based on 1931 census

According to sources, the 8 to 10 per cent fixed quota has been decided upon, based on the total population of these groups as per the 1931 census.

Barring stray ruckus, all quiet on Bharat bandh front

In Madhya Pradesh, where seven people had lost their lives during the bandh on April 2, solitary incidents were reported from Seedhi town, in the tribal district of the same name.


Against job reservation in private sector, says Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

The Lok Janshakti Party led by Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has recently demanded job reservations in private firms. Similar demand has been made in the past by other political outfits as well.

Review of quota system: Govt must call special session of Parliament if it is serious, says Sharad Yadav

While speaking to the media, Yadav said, "If the Centre is serious, it should call a special session of Parliament only to discuss the issue of eradication of the caste system in India.

For an equitable society, reservations must be extended to private sector

We have allowed the unholy nexus between the upper castes and the rich to continue for long and keep the backward classes, SCs and STs suppressed.

Misuse of reservation by elite class mulled

The Haryana Insaf Society organised a discussion on ‘Caste-based reservation-A menace to the society’ on Sunday.


Shabana Azmi,Mahesh Bhatt slam protests against 'Aarakshan'

The movie is based on caste-based reservation in the Indian education system.