OBC Reservation

Centre approves OBC quota in NTSE Stage II exam

Centre approves OBC quota in NTSE Stage II exam

Reservation for OBC students in National Talent Search Examination (NTSE)-stage II conducted by the NCERT has been approved, Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.

Nov 01, 2017, 11:13 AM IST

JNU students protest outside UGC over OBC reservation issue

The University Grants Commission (UGC) had yesterday clarified that there has been no change in reservation policy for teachers in universities.

Jun 08, 2016, 21:23 PM IST

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Feb 01, 2016, 21:57 PM IST

OBC group holds rally at Ramlila Ground In Delhi

In Ramleela Maidan, people of OBC community are holding the rally against the changes made in OBC Reservation.

Nov 28, 2015, 21:23 PM IST

Quota row: More Patels withdraw bank deposits

The 'economic non-cooperation' by Patels for OBC reservation demand spread today as the community members queued up in large numbers at a bank in Sabarkantha district to withdraw money.

Sep 16, 2015, 18:37 PM IST

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Aug 30, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

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Aug 30, 2015, 20:09 PM IST

After a day of violence, Gujarat experiences peaceful atmosphere

Although Gujarat seems to be peaceful after a day of violence due to reservation, four districts are still under curfew.

Aug 27, 2015, 14:04 PM IST
OBC quota: Patel leader Hardik detained; released following backlash

OBC quota: Patel leader Hardik detained; released following backlash

Hardik Patel, the 22-year-old leader of the Patel community who on Tuesday warned the BJP government in Gujarat that "lotus will not bloom" next time unless their demand for reservations was met, was on Tuesday night briefly detained and later released by police as violence erupted across the city.

Aug 25, 2015, 23:07 PM IST

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Aug 25, 2015, 22:50 PM IST

No proposal to hike OBC creamy layer cap: Govt

The government on Thursday informed the Rajya Sabha that there is no proposal to hike the annual income limit of OBC creamy layer in reservation.

Dec 04, 2014, 18:27 PM IST

Narendra Modi, BJP incited anti-reservation protests in Gujarat: Congress

Dismissing Narendra Modi`s use of his caste card as a mere poll "gimmick", Gujarat Congress on Friday accused him, BJP and RSS of orchestrating protests against reservation for backward castes in the state.

May 10, 2014, 00:57 AM IST

Apply for modifying SC order for minority quota, government told

SC asked govt to move an application seeking a modification of its 2012 order refusing to stay an Andhra Pradesh HC verdict.

Feb 19, 2014, 22:26 PM IST

JuH demands 10% separate quota for Muslims

Noting that country`s Muslims remained backward even as regimes kept changing, the Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind (JuH) on Monday demanded that a separate 10 per cent quota be given to the community, doing away with the mechanism under which they are entitled benefits of OBC reservation.

Oct 14, 2013, 18:15 PM IST

UP govt`s response sought on plea to end OBC reservation

The Allahabad High Court has sought a reply from the UP government on a petition seeking discontinuation of reservation for OBCs in government services.

Sep 11, 2013, 21:19 PM IST

HC exempts 4 DU colleges from OBC reservation

Four Delhi University colleges were exempted by the Delhi High Court on Monday from reserving 27 percent of their seats for OBCs students.

Jun 25, 2012, 15:09 PM IST

Minority sub-quota: SC blow to Centre

In a blow to the Centre, the SC refused to stay the Andhra Pradesh High Court order quashing 4.5 per cent sub-quota for minorities.

Jun 13, 2012, 08:55 AM IST

IITs not to implement minority subquota for now

IITs have decided to abide by the ruling, "ignoring" the quota provision till further legal developments.

May 31, 2012, 21:03 PM IST

SC defers hearing on OBC quota to July 4

The Supreme Court, Friday, deferred hearing a petition on the criteria for admitting OBC candidates in central universities.

Jul 01, 2011, 11:55 AM IST