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NDA government trying to cause hostility between Dalits, OBCs: RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav

Yadav also said by passing a bill in Parliament the NDA government reversed the dilution of the SC/ST Act, but it left scope for tinkering in future.

published on : 12th September 2018

Bharat Bandh against SC/ST Act peaceful in Madhya Pradesh

The state government has imposed prohibitory orders under section 144 in all the districts of the state and security has been tightened as a precautionary measure.

published on : 6th September 2018

BJP’s Dalit outreach irks upper castes in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

Sources said that the BJP leaders had brought to the notice of the party high command simmering anger among the upper castes in a number of states.

published on : 4th September 2018

2021 Census work begins, to capture OBC headcount for the first time

Census 2021 will be finalised in three years after conducting the census instead of seven to eight years now, a home ministry spokesperson said.

published on : 31st August 2018

Granting constitutional status to NCBC a milestone for OBCs' empowerment: BJP's Hukumdev Narayan Yadav

The Rajya Sabha passed theConstitution (123rd Amendment) Bill 2017 to provide constitutional status to the NCBC, giving the panel full powers to safeguard the rights and interests of OBCs.

published on : 12th August 2018

With Rajya Sabha nod, Parliament passes Bill to grant constitutional status to OBC commission

The NCBC, a statutory body created in 1993, was given limited powers only to recommend to the government inclusion or exclusion of a community in the central list of OBCs.

published on : 6th August 2018

BJP chief Amit Shah dares Congress to clear stand on OBC bill

The proposed legislation seeks to grant the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) constitutional status on a par with National Commissions for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.

published on : 5th August 2018

Bill to grant constitutional status to OBC Commission gets Lok Sabha nod

The Bill had earlier been approved by the Rajya Sabha with amendments amid demands from the Opposition to the government to make the caste census data public.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Just over 18,000 candidates qualified for 2018 IIT-JEE Advanced: Prakash Javadekar

The minister said in Rajya Sabha that the percentage of girl students in the undergraduate programmes of these premier institutions had also seen a rise.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Maratha quota: OBC Commission unlikely to submit report soon

The commission's findings are to be provided to the Bombay High Court, which is examining the legality of the quota in jobs and education for the Marathas.

published on : 27th July 2018

Government hopeful of saving reservation for SC/ST/OBCs: Prakash Javadekar 

Prakash Javadekar said the Allahabad High Court order was later upheld by the Supreme Court, forcing UGC to issue the March 5 circular laying down a new mechanism for implementing faculty reservation.

published on : 19th July 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Oriental Bank of Commerce branch manager booked over fake notes

The case was registered yesterday based on a complaint filed by a manager of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) branch in Kanpur, circle officer Harish Bhadoria said.

published on : 12th July 2018

Gujjars entitled to 21 per cent quota under OBC too: Rajasthan government

The orders, dated July 1 issued by the Department of Personnel today, clarified that the most backward classes are entitled for the 21 per cent reservation under Other Backward Class also.

published on : 2nd July 2018

Hold panchayat polls only after enumeration of BCs: HC to Telangana State

The counsel for the petitioners pointed out that the State government had got no clarity on BC population.

published on : 27th June 2018

Ask govt to release data on population: Backward Class bodies

Considering the plea, the judge said that he would hear the case on Tuesday along with another petition on the same issue.

published on : 26th June 2018
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