BJP’s ‘March to village’ from April 6 to demand reservation for OBCs in Odisha
The objective of the march to villages is to make OBCs who constitute 54 per cent of the state’s population aware of their rights and seek their support to fight the state government injustice.
13 political parties back BRS leader Kavita's initiative to Women’s Reservation Bill
Samajwadi Party MP ST Hassan said that a country could not be a superpower if its women were not given their due sha-re, respect and most importantly, adequate representation.
No coverage for SC/STs in new MPLADS guidelines
Flagging the dilution in the scheme, CPM MP John Brittas wrote to the Union government saying that the move is detrimental to the interests of the SC and ST population of the country.
Not our bounden duty to respond to other’s acts: Revanth
He said that Sanjay and Union Minister G Kishan Reddy were behaving like “paper tigers”, merely giving statements levelling allegations of corruption against the BRS government and doing nothing.
Mayor Gadwal Vijayalakshmi writes to PM on women’s reservation
She highlighted the efforts of MLC Kavitha, who initiated the Delhi platform for the achievement of women’s reservation.
Kavitha has no moral right to demand Women’s Bill: BJP
Sanjay also wondered why TPCC president A Revanth Reddy was silent over the allegations against Kavitha in connection with the Delhi liquor policy case.
Kavitha’s show of strength ahead of ED questioning
Leaders from CPM, CPI, AAP, Shiromani Akali Dal, National Conference, SP, NCP, PDP and RJD join MLC’s protest for women’s quota Bill
UP cabinet accepts report on OBC reservation in urban body polls
The UP government is likely to present the report before the Supreme Court within the next two days following an approval from the state cabinet.
Kavitha enacting Women’s Bill drama to divert attention: Bandi
Kavitha will be staging a protest in the national capital on Friday, seeking introduction of the Women’s Reservation Bill in the current session of Parliament.
Women's Reservation Bill: BRS leader Kavitha to hold hunger strike in Delhi
So far, 18 parties, including the CPI-M and the Shiv Sena, have confirmed their participation in the hunger strike.
SC or ST leader from Telangana state likely to find slot in CWC
The party has already elevated Bhatti Vikramarka to the CLP leader position.
Raipur Diary| Guv ‘unhappy’ over writ petition on quota bills
The advocate general of Chhattisgarh, Satish Chandra Verma responding to the letter said he has not yet received the letter officially.
Karnataka and the quota conundrum
Reservation is the single biggest worry for the BJP, with several communities making their displeasure known.
No provision for reservation in judiciary: Rijiju
During Question Hour in the Rajya Sabha, DMK leader Tiruchi Siva asked if the government would consider the possibility of introducing a reservation policy in the appointment of judges.
BRS ready to corner Centre in Parliament: Nama Nageswara Rao
The MP also said that his party will also try to corner the Union government over issues like unemployment, inflation, Women’s Reservation Bill and ‘conspiracy’ against Telangana.
'Operational freedom integral to IIMA's DNA': Institute over PIL for reservation in PhD course
The institute opposed reservation for its PhD programme stating that it is a "super-specialised programme".
INTERVIEW | Need reservation as long as inequality prevails: JC Madhu Swamy
In an interaction with The New Sunday Express editors and staff, the minister explains the nuances of the complex issue.
RIP Sharad Yadav: An engineer who became architect of political coalitions
A strong votary of social justice and secular democracy, Yadav was a voice of sanity in Parliament and outside.
Historic Paigah tombs in Hyderabad get USD 2,50,000 for conservation and restoration from US
The project, supported by the US Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) and funded by the US Consulate in Hyderabad, aims to restore the six tombs built in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Siddaramaiah, Shivakumar slam Karnataka BJP on SC/ST quota hike promise
At the SC/ST convention here, he said Centre should bring in necessary modifications to the Ninth Schedule to increase reservation for SCs from 15 to 17 per cent and for STs from 3 to 7 per cent.
AAI gives target to airports to achieve 100% use of Green Energy by 2024
Loss of seniority of candidates recommended earlier 'matter of grave concern': SC Collegium
Former Karnataka CM S M Krishna, industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla get Padma awards
IND VS AUS: Australia post 269 despite fine bowling efforts from Hardik, Kuldeep
Indian mission in London's security heightened as British Sikh groups call for protests
HC declares void divorce given to Indian couple by US court, orders husband to pay wife Rs 25L