Other Backward Classes
Opinion  /  Published 27.01.22

Letters to the Editor: Men going on a marriage strike is a blessing in disguise

Readers write in from Calcutta, Mumbai, Tamil Nadu, Nadia, Ludhiana, Chennai, Coimbatore...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 24.01.22

Deep below: equality

The apex court’s explanatory distinction between formal and substantive equality, made in the context of quotas, is also relevant to the understanding of equality...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 08.01.22

Cabinet returns OBC creamy layer proposal

The ministry had sent the proposal in 2020 based on the recommendation of a committee headed by retired bureaucrat B.P. Sharma...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 26.11.21

Corporate India reflects social inequities

Corporate India reflects embedded social inequities...
By Ashish Khetan

India  /  Published 25.11.21

SC query on IIT quota ‘flout’

The petitioner alleged IITs are not following transparent hiring process, which opens up chances for non-deserving candidates to join by exerting influence...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi


India  /  Published 22.11.21

Haryana ignores SC order on OBC quota

A senior lawyer said the latest notification — which also flouts a 1992 apex court ruling — had exposed the BJP-ruled state administration to contempt charges...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.11.21

Plan to fund OBC private schooling

Ideologues and activists express reservations, saying the number of beneficiaries is too low or that the proposed scheme should not have been linked to the private sector...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.11.21

The marginalised send NEET message

The qualified candidates will now be called for counselling, the last round of filtering for admission to MBBS and BDS (dental) courses in medical colleges...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.09.21

Ranchi OBC outfit to campaign against BJP

The central president of Arakshan Manch said nearly 70 per cent of the saffron party legislators in both the states are OBCs...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 07.09.21

SC notice on medical quota

The all-India quota comprises 15% of the total available undergraduate seats and 50 per cent of postgraduate seats in government medical colleges...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


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