15 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Expressing confidence that a huge section of Bihar voters, cutting across caste lines, would vote for a change, BJP general secretary Anil Jain today alleged that to get minorities' vote rival parties were trying to make them feel insecure.
20 Oct 2015
Faridabad: Two children of a Dalit family were today burnt alive and their parents suffered injuries allegedly after some persons from an upper caste set their house afire while they were sleeping.
24 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar may refrain from invoking caste in the Bihar polls and choose to talk development, but getting the caste equation right seems to have been the principal factor in ticket distribution by the rival alliances.
21 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The AAP yesterday demanded a fair and time-bound investigation into the death of two toddlers in Haryana after their house was set on fire allegedly by a crowd of upper caste men.
29 Sep 2015
Patna: In a bid to counter the 'Mandal' politics of the grand alliance in the Bihar Assembly polls, particularly Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's pitch for 'backward versus upper caste fight', the BJP is playing the backward castes card.
15 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The people of Bihar will vote above caste politics and on the issues of development and law and order in the upcoming assembly polls, an opinion poll said yesterday.
19 Aug 2012
The Chhattisgarh government has been left embarrassed after discovering that hundreds of thousands of caste certificates which it has issued to tribals were invalid.
01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to shift the blame on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat for raking up caste issue in Bihar polls, JD(U) today said 'no one can review and remove' existing reservation policy till the caste system is prevalent in India and dared NDA government to call a special session of Parliament to discuss its eradication.
15 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The Election Commission today cautioned RJD chief Lalu Prasad for his reported casteist remarks which it said were violative of the model code and asked him to be 'more careful' in public utterances during election campaigns in future.
30 Sep 2015
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav today said that his fight against poverty will go on and he will continue to provide help for the reservation of the backward classes.