Kalaiyarasan is faculty at Institute for Studies in Industrial Development, New Delhi
Adivasis in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh are doing poorly, economically and educationally.
Muslims face rapid socio-economic decline. Yet, any move in their favour is made to look illegitimate
The state offers an alternative trajectory based on growth, and closing of social, religious gaps.
At the root of the insecurities of Marathas, Jats and Patels lies lack of education and employability
Will they vote as a caste bloc in Gujarat, or will class play a role — for BJP, that’s the question
Marathas in Maharashtra experience a sense of relative deprivation. Reservation is not the solution
Crisis of Haryana’s dominant castes mirrors India’s challenge: Lack of good jobs.