OBC

Creamy layer prevents 27% OBC quota filling: Panel

Creamy layer prevents 27% OBC quota filling: Panel

In its report tabled in both the Houses of Parliament on Monday, the committee rejected the claim that the shortfall in filling up OBC va...Read More

Bhopal: Setback for Nath government as HC stays 27 percent quota for OBCs

Bhopal: Setback for Nath government as HC stays 27 percent quota for OBCs

In a setback to Kamal Nath government, Madhya Pradesh High Court, on Tuesday, stayed 27% reservation to Other Backward Classes (OBC) in M...Read More

OBC communities to hold march on first day of Maharashtra session on February 25 

OBC communities to hold march on first day of Maharashtra session on February 25 

Mumbai: Members of Other Backward Class (OBC) communities from Maharashtra will organise a march here on the first day of the state legis...Read More

No benefits in multiple slots for SC/STs

No benefits in multiple slots for SC/STs

Mumbai: By coming down sharply on those claiming benefits under more than one reserved category, the Bombay High Court on Thursday has pu...Read More

Controversy establishes me as OBC leader: Pankaja Munde

Controversy establishes me as OBC leader: Pankaja Munde

Mumbai: After the minister for women and child welfare and leader of the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) Pankaja Munde exited the meeting o...Read More

Maratha Reservation: OBCs threaten to challenge Maratha quota in the court

Maratha Reservation: OBCs threaten to challenge Maratha quota in the court

Mumbai: Upset at the decision of the state government to grant 16 per cent reservation to the Maratha community, the Other Backward Class...Read More

Not a single OBC will vote for Shiv Sena-BJP in 2019 polls: Shravan Devre

Not a single OBC will vote for Shiv Sena-BJP in 2019 polls: Shravan Devre

Mumbai: Shravan Devre leader of Other Backward Class (OBC) has threatened to staunchly oppose the state government’s move to include the ...Read More

Congress abandons secularism

Congress abandons secularism

The Grand Old Party is in the throes of an identity crisis. A crisis brought by its impatience to somehow beat the BJP at its own game. O...Read More

Maratha Reservation: Uproar over reservation issues; House adjourned till November 22

Maratha Reservation: Uproar over reservation issues; House adjourned till November 22

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Assembly and the Council has witnessed uproar over the issue of reservation for Maratha, Muslim, Dhangar and Ling...Read More

Quota in promotions

Quota in promotions

The courts necessarily have to move with the time like all other institutions. We, therefore, did not expect them to rule out outright ag...Read More

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Bhopal: BJP turns to woo poor, OBCs

Agitation launched by the upper castes and other backward classes against the amendment in SC/ST Atrocities Act has raised concerns withi...Read More

Bharat Bandh Live Updates: Protesters stage rail roko in Bihar, people hit streets in Thane

Bharat Bandh Live Updates: Protesters stage rail roko in Bihar, people hit streets in Thane

Security has been beefed up across the country about 150 organisations of upper castes and OBCs called for a Bharat bandh today against t...Read More

Maratha Quota Stir: Should Marathas be included under the OBC quota?

Maratha Quota Stir: Should Marathas be included under the OBC quota?

Mumbai: Maratha organisations, under the umbrella of the Sakal Maratha Samaj, have successfully called for a bandh twice in the past thre...Read More

Jobs meant for OBCs won’t go to other categories: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

Jobs meant for OBCs won’t go to other categories: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said today that in no way jobs meant for the OBCs would go to the candidates belongi...Read More

Lok Sabha passes amendment bill to accord OBC Commission constitutional status

Lok Sabha passes amendment bill to accord OBC Commission constitutional status

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed an amendment bill to give constitutional status to the OBC Commission by approving alternate ...Read More

Bombay High Court slams Maharashtra government of giving lame excuses for not complying orders

Bombay High Court slams Maharashtra government of giving lame excuses for not complying orders

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court recently came down heavily on the Maharashtra government over its apparently ‘lame’ excuse for not complyin...Read More

Maharashtra government to approach Supreme Court against Bombay HC order on minority college quota

Maharashtra government to approach Supreme Court against Bombay HC order on minority college quota

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government will approach the Supreme Court against a Bombay High Court order to quash quota for students belongin...Read More

Wisdom can’t be inherited: Jaitley takes a dig at Rahul

Wisdom can’t be inherited: Jaitley takes a dig at Rahul

New Delhi : Union Minister without portfolio Arun Jaitley on Wednesday had a dig at Congress President Rahul Gandhi rediscovering the imp...Read More

Mumbai: HIV-affected students to get admissions under RTE quota

Mumbai: HIV-affected students to get admissions under RTE quota

Mumbai: In good news for thousands instead lakhs of children, the Maharashtra government has decided to provide free education and admiss...Read More

Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor bats for Jyotiraditya Scindia as Congress CM face

Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor bats for Jyotiraditya Scindia as Congress CM face

Bhopal: Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor, the face of OBC community in Gujarat, said Jyotiraditya Scindia should be projected as party CM face ...Read More

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