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Diversity deficit: Why are there still such few SCs, STs and OBCs at IIMs? 19.1.2018 Latest News
Out of the 642 faculty members across ten IIMs, only four belong to Scheduled Castes and a solitary faculty member belongs to a Scheduled Tribe
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Why Are There Still Such Few SCs, STs and OBCs at IIMs? 18.1.2018 The Wire

Out of the 642 faculty members across these ten IIMs, only four are from the SC group and a solitary faculty member is from the ST group.

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Three cheers for civil society 17.1.2018 Hindu: Opinion
Is the Gujarat model of civil society mobilisation replicable in other parts of India?
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Insidious fault lines 17.1.2018 FrontLine: Home
Behind the apparent Maratha-Dalit rift in the Koregaon Bhima clashes lies a more sinister mobilisation by Hindutva fringe groups that tap into Maratha grievances. By ANUPAMA KATAKAM
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Alumni Move Gujarat HC Against IIM Ahmedabad, Demand That Reservation Policy Be Implemented 17.1.2018 The Wire

According to the Global IIM Alumni Network, the attempts they made to convince the board and director of IIM Ahmedabad to implement reservations in their doctoral programme went unheeded.

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Broken promises 17.1.2018 FrontLine: Home
Data show that the National Democratic Alliance government has not fulfilled its promises with regard to the welfare of the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes, the Other Backward Classes and other weaker sections. By T.K. RAJALAKSHMI
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DU sets up special cell targeting NE students 17.1.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
DU sets up special cell targeting NE students
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HC notices to Centre, IIMA on PIL for quota in doctoral course 16.1.2018 General News
The Gujarat High Court today issued notices to the Centre and the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad (IIM-A) on a PIL seeking direction to the premier business school to provide reservation in admission for its doctoral programme. A division bench of Chief Justice R Subhash Reddy and Justice V M Pancholi issued the notices on the PIL filed by the Global IIM Alumni Network, an unregistered body which has around 200 members. In its petition, the network has sought direction to the IIM-A to provide reservation to SC/ST/OBC aspirants and persons with disabilities in its Fellow Programme in Management (FPM). The notices are returnable by February 7. In its petition, the alumni body said that while most of the IIMs are providing "mandatory reservations" for FPM, IIM-A has not done so despite the Union HRD Ministry and the petitioner writing to it. Reservation for the under-represented communities has been sought as per the provisions of the Central Education Act and the
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Delhi University Admission 2018: OBC girls to get 2% relaxation in cut off 16.1.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
Delhi University's Admission Committee has recommended colleges to give two percent relaxation in cut-off to women students from the OBC section to address their disproportionate representation with respect to men in their community.
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Special cell to attract students from N-E 16.1.2018 Hindu: Delhi
Every college to have a nodal officer
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Female, reserved category students to get a boost during admission at DU 15.1.2018 Hindustan Times - delhi
DU's admission panel wants colleges to give a 2% cutoff relaxation to women who qualify under OBC quota.
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Delhi University Sets Up Special Cell Targeting North East Students 15.1.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The university also announced two per cent benefit in cut-off for Other Backward Class (OBC) women to encourage students from reserved category.
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Delhi University admission 2018: OBC girls to get 2% relaxation in cut off 15.1.2018 Zee News : States
The recommendation to give two percent relaxation in cut-off to women students from the OBC section has come from DU's Admission Committee. 
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DU Admission 2018: OBC girls to get 2% relaxation in cut off 15.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Delhi University's Admission Committee has recommended colleges to give two per cent relaxation in cut-off to women students from the OBC section to address their disproportionate representation with respect to men in their community.
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Bihar Road Construction Dept to fill up 200 vacant posts 13.1.2018 General News
Nearly 200 vacant posts of assistant engineers in the Bihar Road Construction department will be filled up soon, Minister Nand Kishore Yadav said today. In a statement issued here, the minister said all the appointments will be made on contract basis and in accordance with the state's reservation policy. Out of the 200 vacant posts, 30 are reserved for SCs, 32 for OBCs, 58 for EBCs and six for OBC women, he said adding that, overall, female candidates will get a 35 per cent quota. Grand children of freedom fighters, receiving pension from the Centre, and those suffering from disabilities to the extent of 40 per cent or more will be entitled to horizontal reservation, Yadav added.
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Quota demand: Maharashtra starts survey of Marathas in villages 12.1.2018 Hindu: Other States
The Maharashtra government is conducting a sample survey of the Maratha community members in over 700 villages, ahead of the deadline set by the Maratha Kranti Morcha over its reservation demand.Acco...
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People will forget leaders like Jignesh Mevani, Hardik Patel soon: Ram Vilas Paswan 12.1.2018 DNA: Mumbai
Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Districbution Ram Vilas Paswan in a conversation with DNA talks about Dalit uprising in the country. When agitations over dalit issues snowball into a major Opposition versus Govt slugfest, LJP chief Paswan, key dalit face in Modi government downplays the emergency of Jignesh Mevani as a short term phenomenon and stresses dalits are more concerned with basic issues.  Paswan backs simultaneous elections for Parliament and Assembly. You have been into dalit politics for decades. How do you look at the one after another incident of dalit uprising, first in Una, then in UP. Why they are happening? The biggest issue is the historical problem of social disparity. As long as casteism remains such incidents will keep happening. There are issues. Those in earlier generations (of dalits) used to adjust. The new generation is not ready to compromise and read to fight for honour. You must have seen whenever any religion came to India, people converted in block and ...
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Athawale for 25% reservation for upper castes 11.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale on Thursday mooted 25 per cent reservation to economically backward among upper castes, saying the move will bring social unity.
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MYL to stage 24-hour strike in capital 11.1.2018 Hindu: News
Protest against reservation policy and alleged recruitment freeze
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Maratha quota demand: Maharashtra Govt starts survey in over 700 villages 11.1.2018 General News
The Maratha organisations in Maharashtra gave an ultimatum to the state government last month
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