A family belonging to the OBC category is considered to be in the non-creamy layer if their total income is less than 8 lakh per annum.
23 Dec 2019 4:45 PM
Merger will make the new entity the second-largest bank in the country after the SBI with a total business volume of Rs 18 lakh crore.
02 Oct 2019 12:13 PM
Centre said the inclusion of OBCs under Scheduled Caste is in domain of Parliament and asked the state government to follow the procedure.
02 Jul 2019 3:46 PM
This would provide benefits of reservation to social and economically backward classes, hence fulfilling a 15-year-old demand.
29 Jun 2019 4:43 PM
BSP Supremo Mayawati has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the count that he is misleading the nation on the issue of reservation.
24 Apr 2019 12:28 PM
The move follows capital infusion of Rs 1,186 crore by the government into the bank.
27 Mar 2019 5:13 PM
Several groups have been demanding caste-based census to press for their demands of proportionate representation in government services.
25 Mar 2019 4:26 PM
As many as 13 trains were diverted, short terminated or cancelled in the wake of the agitation by Gujjars, demanding a higher quota.
10 Feb 2019 11:16 AM
Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla after holding a ‘Maha Panchayat’ started sit-in along with his supporters, blocking trains.
08 Feb 2019 7:14 PM
MP had also witnessed violent scenes during the April “Bharat Bandh” called by the dalit groups over a Supreme Court’s order on the SC/ST Act.
26 Aug 2018 12:50 AM
Minister said his party will go ahead with 'Halla Bol Darwaza Khol' to sensitise people about reforming system of judges' appointment.
14 May 2018 11:44 AM
There are indications that Mr Bhujbal may galvanise cadre across parties under his banner, Akhil Bharatiya Mahatma Phule Samata Parishad.
06 May 2018 2:11 AM
Under this scheme, tuition fees of students are covered as they cannot afford to pay the amount from their pocket.
23 Feb 2018 7:19 AM
The move will make the NCBC a constitutional body with full powers to safeguard the rights and interests of OBCs, the officials said.
23 Nov 2017 2:10 PM
Mayawati also demanded quota in promotions by amending the Constitution.
07 Nov 2017 7:38 PM
The women mayors from Lucknow, Kanpur and Ghaziabad will belong to the general category.
14 Oct 2017 2:45 AM
Speaking on decisions taken by the Union cabinet, the minister said as many as 11 states have such categorisation in state govt jobs.
23 Aug 2017 9:08 PM
GoI hasn’t doled out Rs 2.5K cr for scholarships since 2001.
18 Aug 2017 1:10 AM
Opposition parties have alleged that BJP government was working to disband the OBC commission as part of its campaign to end reservation.
30 Mar 2017 8:07 PM