Other Backward Class Obc
India  /  Published 02.01.23

Quota: SC to hear UP’s plea on Jan 4

The Uttar Pradesh govt recently appointed a five-member commission for going into the entire gamut of issues for providing reservation to the OBCs in civic polls...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.01.23

Dept of Justice on OBC judges in HC

The department pointed out that even after three decades of the judiciary assuming primacy in judges' appointment, it has not become inclusive and socially diverse...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.12.22

OBC: UP appoints five-member panel

The commission term would be for a six-month period from the day of taking charge...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 27.12.22

No OBC quota in UP civic polls

The verdict comes on the back of PILs challenging the preparation of the OBC reservation draft without following the triple test formula prescribed by the SC...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 16.12.22

Govt rules out OBC quota hike

Minister of state for social justice Pratima Bhoumikon Wednesday told the Rajya Sabha that the government had no such proposal before it at the moment...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


India  /  Published 15.09.22

Nod to 77% quotas for SC, STs

Hemant Soren-led alliance also ratifies proposal to use 1932 land records to determine local residency, a longstanding demand of tribals...
By PTI in Ranchi

India  /  Published 14.03.22

Bihar police to recruit transgender people

The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by chief secretary Amir Subhani on Saturday in the light of a 2014 resolution of the general administration department...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.03.22

Domicile & reservation protests in Ranchi

Opposition parties tried to corner the ruling JMM-led UPA government demanding 27 per cent reservation for the Other Backward Class...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 07.10.21

Caste data: Forgotten gold mine

The SECC-2011 database can be used to find answers to the questions associated with caste-enumeration...
By N.K. Sahu

India  /  Published 19.07.21

OBC quota derail cry by activists

They accused the central government of 'cunning' in lobbing to the Supreme Court a Madras High Court directive in favour of the reservation...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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