29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Public sector Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) on Wednesday reported 16 per cent growth in net profit at Rs 291.42 crore for the second quarter ended September 30.
26 Oct 2014
Chandigarh: The first BJP Cabinet in Haryana led by newly sworn-in Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has given the lion's share of membership to the Ahirwal region and Karnal district while the number of ministers from the Jat community, which has dominated the politics of the state, stands at two.
11 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Monday supported UPA regime's decision to include the Jat community in the Central OBC list for providing reservation and refuted the allegation in the Supreme Court that it was done to gain political mileage in the general elections.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The government has no plans to curtail supply of subsidized cooking gas (LPG) from current 12 cylinders per household in a year even as it looks to give cash subsidy to consumers across the country by June.
18 Apr 2012
Reviving the demand for reservation in government jobs under OBC category, the All India Jat Sangharsh Samiti has warned the central and state governments to re-launch their massive agitation on August 15 if the quota for Jats in government jobs does not get a constitutional status.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought response of the city government on an NGO's plea challenging its order that unaided minority schools are not obliged to provide free admission and tuition to students belonging to the Economically Weaker Section (EWS).
09 Apr 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay the Central government’s notification of including Jats in the Other Backward Classes (OBC) list.
15 Oct 2014
New Delhi: In its effort to deploy more women in law-and-order duties, the government is planning to reserve 33 per cent jobs in Delhi Police and police forces of all Union Territories.
14 May 2014
New Delhi: The National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) has recommended the inclusion of transgenders in the central list of the Other Backward Classes (OBCs).
14 Oct 2014
Geneva (Switzerland): Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said India is pro-actively working for providing one-third reservation for women in Parliament and Legislative Assemblies.