Cabinet nod to adding four castes in OBC list

The union cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for amending the central list of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) to include Sipai and Patni Jamat or Turk Jamat (all Muslims) of Gujarat and Kahar and Tanwar Singhariya of Uttarakhand.

Aug 27, 2015, 00:39 AM IST

Haryana pleads for reservation to more castes

Haryana has urged the Centre to consider its request for inclusion of Jat, Jat Sikh, Bishnoi, Ror and Tyagi castes in the Central list of the state.

Dec 15, 2012, 12:38 PM IST

Govt nods more communities in central list of OBCs

In an effort to enable OBCs in
14 states to avail benefits of reservation in central govt services, the government today approved the inclusion of names of some castes and communities in the central list of other backward castes.

Jun 02, 2011, 15:11 PM IST

Caste-cafes in Bihar; probe ordered

Bihar government has ordered a
probe into reports of `different cafes for different castes`
at the Srikrishna Medical College Hospital (SKMCH) in Bihar`s
Muzaffarpur town.

Sep 13, 2009, 00:37 AM IST