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Evaluating Tamil Nadu's 69% quota

In 1990 and 1991, when the fire started by the Mandal Committee report engulfed northern India, the southern states were strangely silent.Today, when Human Resource Development Minister Arjun......

Pioneer of anti-Mandal stir dies

Rajiv Goswami, who grabbed the headlines when he attempted self-immolation to protest against the Mandal Commission's recommendations in 1990, died at a private hospital in New Delhi on Tuesday.The......

Tanmaya Nanda on reservations

When thenprime minister V P Singh first announced the implementation of the Mandal Commission Report to counter a potentially damaging rally being called by then deputy prime minister Devi Lal, he......

Separating genuine RTI petitions from frivolous ones a priority: CIC

The priority of Central Information Commission will be to check vexatious petitions and mounting backlog of cases, its new chief Vijai Sharma said in New Delhi on Wednesday. Sharma, who was......

'Rahul does not speak from the heart'

Image: Rahul Gandhi interacts with villagers in Telangana. 'The most important quality of a mass leader is usse dil se bolne chahiya, mann se nahi (he should speak from the heart and not the......

Mandal Redux

Memories of the turmoil that followed the Mandal Commission were revived when the honorable minister for human resource development suggested that 49.5 per cent of the total seats in IITs, IIMs and......

Diaspora seeks its quotaq

This is one community the Mandal Commission did not include in its list. But now non-resident Indians and persons of Indian origin have demanded reservation in educational institutions. An NRI......

Farmer's suicide may strangle land Bill

The Opposition is closing ranks to put the government on the mat A farmer’s suicide at Jantar Mantar, a stone’s throw away from Parliament, has queered the pitch for Prime Minister......

How far has India gone on reforms since Narasimha Rao's regime

While previous governments had shied away from reforms, the PV Narasimha Rao's government launched broad reforms encompassing the real, external, monetary, financial and fiscal sectors.  ......

Gujarat to get biggest share of 'Make in India' pie

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s clarion call to ‘Make in India’ seems to have got an enthusiastic response from India Inc.  Call it timing: In less than a month of Modi......
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Lalu to lead 'Raj Bhavan March' in Patna on July 13 to protest withholding of caste figures

PATNA: RJD president Lalu Prasad will lead a 'Raj Bhavan March' of his party workers on July 13 to reiterate his demand for release of caste data... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/Lalu-to-lead-Raj-Bhavan-March-in-Patna-on-July-13-to-protest-withholding-of-caste-figures/articleshow/47949187.cms
Pune girl is UPSC exam state topper

PUNE: Securing the 78th rank, Pune's Aboli Naravane, is the city and probable state topper in the civil service examination conducted by the Union... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Pune-girl-is-UPSC-exam-state-topper/articleshow/47942543.cms
India comes calling to Central Asia

By Ashok Sajjanhar Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the five Central Asian states from July 6- 8, and again from July... ...

http://southasiamonitor.org/detail.php?type=sl&nid=12518
Wife moves SHRC as a police constable tries to marry again

Hyderabad : A police constable of Medak district is preparing to marry again. Mr Narasimhulu, a constable at Begumpet police station in Medak is a... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150704/nation-crime/article/wife-moves-shrc-police-constable-tries-marry-again
SECC reveals two Indias, but government refuses to disclose caste data

OBCs make upto 66.48% of the total 17.92 crore rural households - much higher than 54% decided by the Mandal Commission in 1980 ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-secc-a-tale-of-two-indias-but-government-no-to-caste-data-2101599

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