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Lingayat community protests against pending issues
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State uses quota card again, Lingayat sect to get OBC status

State uses quota card again, Lingayat sect to get OBC status Friday, 29 August 2014 - 6:33am IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Dhaval Kulkarni The Congress and NCP are using the quota card with alacrity to get an edge over others during the assembly elections ... DNA, 1 day ago
Now, Lingayats in OBC bracket Asian Age, 1 day ago

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Inclusion of 10 sub-castes in 'Lingayat' community approved by Maharashtra cabinet

The Maharashtra cabinet on Thursday approved inclusion of ten sub-castes in the 'Lingayat' community in the OBC category and also recommended the Centre to grant minority status to the community. Similarly, a go-ahead was also given for setting up of the ...
 Zee News1 day ago Inclusion of 10 sub-castes in 'Lingayat' community approved  Business Standard1 day ago Maharashtra cabinet inclusion of 10 sub-castes in 'Lingayat' community in OBC category  DNA1 day ago

Pre-poll bonaza: Maharashtra plans OBC status to Lingayat community

In July, the Congress-NCP ruled state government in Maharashtra announced 16 percent reservation in government jobs and education for the politically powerful Maratha community and 5 percent reservation for Muslims. The post Pre-poll bonaza: Maharashtra plans ...
 First Post.com1 day ago Maharashtra government puts reservation ball in Narendra Modi's court  DNA India1 week ago Government plans reservations for 36 communities  Asian Age2 weeks ago

Govt sets up committee to study demand of Lingayat community

Maharashtra government today decided to constitute a committee headed by senior minister Dilip Sopal to examine demands of the Lingayat community for reservations and granting minority status. Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan told reporters after the cabinet ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Maharashtra government sets up committee to study demand of Lingayat community for reservations  DNA2 weeks ago

Lingayats step up pressure to have own representative in KPCC

BANGALORE: Accusing the Congress of doing injustice to the Lingayats in the state, the All India Veerashaiva Mahasabha threatened to fight the party and the government. In a letter to KPCC president G Parameshwara and chief minister Siddaramaiah, ...
 Times of India2 months ago 'Sidelined,' Lingayats threaten stir  Deccan Herald2 months ago Veerashaiva Mahasabha Flays Cong Over Council Poll Nomination  New Indian Express2 months ago

Now, Dhangars and Lingayats seek quota

In separate meetings conducted by leaders of both communities recently, it was decided that a joint morcha will be taken to the district collectorate on a date which will be finalized in the next few days.
 Times of India1 month ago

Congress list leads to disgruntlement

The absence of Lingayats and Vokkaligas in the Congress list of nominations to the Council has resulted in resentment in a section of the party. Not a single Lingayat or Vokkaliga figures in the Congress list of direct nominations and also among the four ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

State to seek inclusion of Halbas, Lingayats in Third Schedule

08:01 pm Mumbai: The Maharashtra government plans to recommend to the Centre, the inclusion of castes like Halba, Lingayat and Dhangar in the Third Schedule of the Constitution of India, official sources said here today. The issue was raised during ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago Maharashtra Wants Halbas, Lingayats in Third Schedule  Outlook1 month ago Maharashtra to seek inclusion of Halbas, Lingayats in Third Schedule  Economic Times1 month ago Tribals protest against government  Asian Age1 month ago

Is Narendra Modi's magic waning?

Can Narendra Modi - BJP's man of the moment - bring a tectonic shift in Indian politics? This was probably the most debated question after his colossal victory in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections. BJP's resounding performance in the polls ...
 ZeeNews.com22 hours ago Maharashtra BJP sure of Assembly poll win  Asian Age2 weeks ago

‘One Narayan Rane is enough’

Industries minister Narayan Rane interacts with reporters and editors during the Age round table on Thursday —Rajesh Jadhav It’s the start of election season in Maharashtra, and senior Congress leader and the party’s campaign committee chief Narayan ...
 Asian Age1 day ago
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