Though the idea is still at a “very nascent stage”, it is apparently on the agenda of some top-level officials.
What began under Zia-ul-Haq in Pakistan in 1977 is being repeated in India.
The newly introduced 12% reservation for Muslims in Telangana could help the BJP make political inroads into the state.
How this JNU professor became a powerful figure of dissent against the Hindu right-wing.
The Left has always set greater store by Mulayam Singh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party than Mayawati and the emergence of Dalit politics. If it wants to deepen its influence, it will have to think afresh about caste and class.
Rather than recklessly expanding the beneficiary, what is needed is to address India’s economic stagnation and removing weaknesses in reservations.
An all-India survey casts the spotlight on a higher education system that uses the ‘graded inequality’ that Ambedkar warned about to keep out marginalised groups – OBCs, Dalits, Muslims and women