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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......

Parched South India faces biggest water crisis

Kerala, Andhra, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are facing a severe drought this year, affecting many lives. Karnataka: Worst drought in decades The Krishnaraja Sagara Dam, which stores water from the......

Offering prayers won't help; BSP will win: Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Saturday said that those seen at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's roadshow in Varanasi were "mere spectators" brought in from other states and districts in Uttar......

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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The BJP MP who defeated Meira won't be able to vote in Prez poll

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Bihar's Sasaram Lok Sabha constituency, Chedi Paswan, who defeated Meira Kumar in 2014 elections, will not... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/619693/bjp-mp-defeated-meira-wont.html
AHRC directs probe into custodial death

GUWAHATI, June 21 - A single bench of the Assam Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has taken suo moto cognizance of a news item published in The Assam... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=jun2217/city052
'Darjeeling is not a Killing Field'- 25 Questions to Mamta Banerjee on Gorkhaland issue

The people protractedly striving for a separate state of Gorkhaland want the Hon’ble Chief Minister to be very clear on the following FOUR... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/darjeeling-is-not-a-killing-field-25-questions-to-mamta-banerji-on-gorkhaland-issue-66624.html
BJP implementing debt relief in Uttar Pradesh has boosted the trend

Loan waiver is turning out to be the Mandal Commission report of our times. With the Narendra Modi government offering loan waiver to farmers of... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/farm-loan-waivers-bjp-implementing-debt-relief-in-uttar-pradesh-has-boosted-the-trend-3591117.html
At Karunanidhi's birthday bash, Opposition calls for united fight against communal forces

(Image tweeted by @INCIndia) Chennai : Coming down heavily on the BJP-led central government, leaders of various opposition parties on Saturday... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/at-karunanidhis-birthday-bash-opposition-calls-for-united-fight-against-communal-forces-news-national-rgdvakaicgaab.html

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