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Category: Dalit
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'Stop advanced castes from being part of OBC list' 26.3.2017 TOI: Home
Any community that needs the force of muscle power to get into the OBC list is suspect, an expert said. The Modi government on Thursday announced it would replace the NCBC with “National Commission for Socially and Educationally Backward Classes” which will have Constitutional status.
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Spelling out rejection reason will hit lawyers' career: Govt 25.3.2017 TOI: India
The government has serious reservations about giving in writing reasons for invoking the 'national security' clause to reject a lawyer's name recommended for appointment as a high court or Supreme Court judge as doing so could jeopardise an advocate's reputation or career.
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BJP keen on revamp of OBC panel to get it Constitutional status 25.3.2017 TOI: India
Showing no signs of complacency after the emphatic victory in the recent assembly polls, the ruling BJP has persisted with its bid to consolidate its support base among OBCs, whose tilt in favour of the saffron party helped it rout opponents in politically crucial Uttar Pradesh.
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Five BJP MLAs suspended for two days 25.3.2017 Hindu: Hyderabad
Legislators raised slogans in House against arrest of party workers
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Centre accused of disbanding OBC panel 24.3.2017 deccanherald.com
The Opposition on Friday accused the Centre of disbanding the OBC commission. In response, the government said that it does not have any plans to reverse the decision on providing quota to Dalits and OBCs. Raising the issue in the Rajya Sabha during Zero Hour, senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Ramgopal Yadav said the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC), which was set up after a Supreme Court order in 1992, has been disbanded instead of being given constitutional status. He said the commission is to be replaced by a National Commission for Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (NSEBC) and that the move is part of a larger "conspiracy" to do away with reservation. The SP MPs were joined in by MPs from other Opposition parties in demanding an immediate response from the government. SP MPs also rushed into the Well of the House and shouted anti-government slogans, forcing Deputy Chairman P J Kurien to adjourn the proceedings for 10 minutes. Without directly taking the name of the RSS, ...
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Formation of Commissiom for Backward classes part of conspiracy to do away with reservations: SP 24.3.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
Opposition parties led by the Samajwadi Party forced a brief adjournment of proceedings in the Rajya Sabha on Friday alleging a move to disband the OBC Commission, a charge vehemently denied by the government. SP members rushed into the Well of the House and shouted anti-government slogans, forcing Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien to adjourn the proceedings for 10 minutes. Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot said Prime Minister Narenda Modi has repeatedly said that the constitutional position of reservation of SCs, STs and OBCs will continue. "Since the time of Jan Sangh, we have been a supporter of reservation to these communities and will continue to be a supporter," he said. The Government, he said, has taken a decision to give constitutional status to the commission for other backward classes (OBC) and it will get the same rights as Commission for SC and STs. Earlier when the House assembled, Ramgopal Yadav (SP) said the National Commission for Backward Classes, created in ...
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Mayawati continues attack on BJP over reservation 24.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Mayawati continues attack on BJP over reservation
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Oppn protests alleged move to disband OBC commission 24.3.2017 deccanherald.com
Opposition parties led by the Samajwadi Party today forced a brief adjournment of proceedings in the Rajya Sabha alleging a move to disband the OBC Commission, a charge vehemently denied by the government. SP members rushed into the Well of the House and shouted anti-government slogans, forcing Deputy Chairman P J Kurien to adjourn the proceedings for 10 minutes. Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot said Prime Minister Narenda Modi has repeatedly said that the constitutional position of reservation of SCs, STs and OBCs will continue. "Since the time of Jan Sangh, we have been a supporter of reservation to these communities and will continue to be a supporter," he said. The Government, he said, has taken a decision to give constitutional status to the commission for other backward classes (OBC) and it will get the same rights as Commission for SC and STs. Earlier when the House assembled, Ramgopal Yadav (SP) said the National Commission for Backward Classes, created in response ...
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Opposition protests alleged move to disband OBC commission 24.3.2017 Zee News : India National
Opposition parties led by the Samajwadi Party on Friday forced a brief adjournment of proceedings in the Rajya Sabha alleging a move to disband the OBC Commission, a charge vehemently denied by the government.
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Rajya Sabha disrupted over new Commission for backward classes 24.3.2017 TOI: India
Opposition parties alleged that the OBC Commission has been disbanded and it is a conspiracy to end reservation. The government said that the new Commission will have a constitutional status and it will get the same rights as Commission for SC and STs.
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Demand to restore SC quota 24.3.2017 Hindu: Andhra Pradesh
Threaten to launch stir next month
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No move to end reservation for SCs, STs: Government 23.3.2017 Zee News : India National
The BJP-led central government rejected the charge that it was trying to end reservation for SCs and STs, as the Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Orders (Amendment) Bill, 2017, that seeks to modify the list of Scheduled Castes in Odisha.
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No move to end reservation for SCs, STs: Government 23.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The BJP-led central government rejected the charge that it was trying to end reservation for SCs and STs, as the Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Orders (Amendment) Bill, 2017, that seeks to modify the list of Scheduled Castes in Odisha.
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Cabinet scraps NCBC, new panel for OBCs to have constitutional status 23.3.2017 Zee News : India National
The Union Cabinet today gave the go ahead for setting up a National Commission for Socially and Educationally Backward Classes with constitutional status, bowing to the demand from OBCs for an entity for them which is on par with the panels for SCs and STs.  
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No proposal to enhance quota percentage: Gehlot 23.3.2017 Hindu: National
 There is no proposal currently to increase the percentage of reservation, Union Minister Thaawar Chand Gehlot said today.Though there was a demand for increasing the percentage of quota, the Supreme ...
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MCD polls: HC junks pleas against ward allocation criteria 23.3.2017 Zee News : States
The Delhi High Court today dismissed the pleas seeking quashing of the notification laying down criteria for allocation of wards for reserved categories and women in the upcoming MCD polls.
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MCD polls: High Court junks pleas against ward allocation criteria 23.3.2017 Hindu: Delhi
The Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed the pleas seeking quashing of the notification laying down criteria for allocation of wards for reserved categories and women in the upcoming MCD polls.A Be...
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Rajya Sabha discusses electoral reforms 22.3.2017 Hindu: National
Lok Sabha passes Finance Bill
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BJP leader warns that a Yogi will emerge in Telangana too 22.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A BJP leader in Telangana has warned that if Muslims are provided quota in jobs and education, a Yogi will emerge in this state too.
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Implement SC ruling on quota in promotions: Ahimsa 21.3.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
Thousands of government employees working in different departments staged a protest here on Tuesday demanding that the State government implement the Supreme Court order on reservation in promotions.
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