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A higher exclusion

A survey shows Indian campuses are more inclusive than before, but a lot of ground needs to be covered still

Maharashtra: Marathas set to get quota under new OBC sub-category

Since existing reservation to SC, ST, OBC and VJNT (Vimukta Jati and Nomadic tribes) together constitute 49 per cent, the government will have to use the legislation route to accommodate the 16 per cent quota of the Marathas. At present, the reservation limit of the state stands at 52 per cent.


Supreme Court refuses to stay Rajasthan govt bill on OBC reservation

"In our considered opinion, the order passed by the high court staying the legislative process is totally uncalled for and, therefore, that part of the impugned order is stayed," the bench said.

Vadodara: In show of strength, Rajputs now raise pitch for quota

On Thursday the community held a public address in the Navlakhi compound with thousands of young community members participating.

Jats now in OBC list for central quota

Cabinet also clears special status for Seemandhra.

Paswan against creamy layer in OBC reservation

Rajya Sabha MP and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Ram Vilas Paswan Saturday demanded doing away with the ‘creamy layer’ among the OBCs pending 27 per cent government jobs are filled up with members from these classes.


Protesters enter Shinde house,142 arrested,13 cops suspended

Hundreds of protesters,mainly Jats,had gathered,demanding 27% reservation under OBC category.

Reservation: OBC category reaches 17 per cent in West Bengal

The 'Sheikhs',who comprised about 20 lakh among the 10 crore population in the state,were now included in the OBC,Banerjee said.

HC exempts four DU colleges from 27% reservation for OBC

Four Delhi University colleges were exempted by the Delhi High Court today from reserving 27% of their seats for OBCs students for admission in academic year 2012-13.

Minority sub-quota: Setback for Centre as SC rejects stay plea

SC questions grant of 4.5 per cent reservation to minorities on religious ground.

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Patels hold mega rally for OBC quota demand

The Patel community on Tuesday (August 25) warned that if they are not made eligible for quota, the BJP government in Gujarat will face consequences in 2017 polls.