Reservation Row

  • Over 30 pc OBC quota seats in DU vacant 10-07-2009 12:07 PM

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  • High Court stays implementation of OBC quota in IIM-C 14-05-2008 05:23 PM

    Winless Deccan Chargers (DC) will continue their quest for an elusive victory when they take on an up-and-down Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the 29th match of the Indian Premier League's (IPL) season five in Cuttack on Sunday. Deccan will be praying that the new venue changes their fortunes and...
  • Soaring IIM fee puts Govt in a bind | Hike justified? 22-04-2008 07:50 AM

    Sunil Gavaskar received his commemorative cap from fellow Hall of Famer and team-mate Kapil Dev. ...
  • Arjun fears creamy layer exclusion may skim poll profit 13-04-2008 09:00 AM

    Dhaka: Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi was the most expensive of a host of international stars sold at the inaugural auction for the new Bangladesh Premier League on Thursday as he fetched $700,000. The former Pakistani captain hit the jackpot in a secret bidding process after he became the target of...
  • SC verdict applicable to IIMs, says Arjun Singh 11-04-2008 03:59 PM

    London: The mystery cricketer described by a judge as the alleged corrupter in the latest spot-fixing scandal to tarnish the game may be the Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria, a media report said on Sunday. Essex player Mervyn Westfield pleaded guilty last week at the Old Bailey to accepting 6,000 pounds...
  • OBC Quota impact: IIMs face resource crunch 11-04-2008 10:28 AM

    Before India's second innings in Perth, Rahul Dravid was the holder of three distinct world records in Test cricket: most number of balls faced, most number of catches and he was also involved in the most partnerships. With his dismissal to Ryan Harris for 47, Dravid added a fourth record...
  • Arjun and VP: Crusaders of quota 'vindicated' 11-04-2008 12:01 AM

    A major reason for India's poor showing on tour has been the inability for the openers to provide starts. Partnerships of 22, 17, 0, 18, 4 in India's first five innings clearly highlights the problem at the top. Trailing Australia by 208 runs, the opening pair of Virender Sehwag and...
  • OBC quota order: IIMs might defer admission list 10-04-2008 02:40 PM

    Mumbai: West Indian batting great Brian Lara came out in support of Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Friday, saying the under-fire Indian skipper deserves another chance despite the drubbings in England and the ongoing tour of Australia. I think he deserves a chance. He had success in the World Cup, the...
  • BJP welcomes SC verdict on OBC quota 10-04-2008 01:33 PM

    Which one of us has hasn't overslept and been late to work? You know the drill: the alarm rings, you're woken from a slumber and reach out a fumbling hand in the dark to slap the snooze button. Even in your dreary state you know it's a bad idea, but...
  • Congress hails OBC order as "landmark judgement" 10-04-2008 12:59 PM

    From 63 for 4 at lunch, India were given breathing room through a 68-run partnership between Virat Kohli and VVS Laxman. Refreshingly, the pair overcame a jittery start to inspire hopes of a decent total. That is, until, Kohli threw it all away with a silly shot in the 51st...
  • Quota verdict: Have your say 10-04-2008 11:58 AM

    Virender Sehwag's poor form and incapability to counter Australia's rampant pace attack is one of the biggest reasons why India are suffering in the ongoing Test series. He has become one of the softest targets for the Australian bowling lineup because their bowlers are well aware that Sehwag will rarely...
  • SC upholds OBC quota, keeps creamy layer out 10-04-2008 10:56 AM

    London: Former West Indies captain Chris Gayle is to play for Somerset in this season's domestic Twenty20 competition, the English county said on Thursday. Opening batsman Gayle is one of the most powerful hitters in the game and he has proved especially adept in cricket's shortest format, with his 117...
  • Judgement day: SC to deliver OBC verdict today 10-04-2008 08:45 AM

    Perth: Despite failures in the first two Tests, India are unlikely to change their batting line-up for the Perth Test starting from Friday. That means, under-fire Virat Kohli may retain his place and Rohit Sharma will have to wait further for his maiden Test outing. After the bashings at Melbourne...
  • SC to pronounce judgement on OBC quota today 10-04-2008 02:32 AM

    Having borne the brunt of a prolonged stint as captain of Team India finally took its toll on MS Dhoni who made it public on Thursday that he has probably had enough; stating that he could quit Test cricket in order to focus his energies on the 2015 World Cup....
  • St. Stephen's implements Dalit quota 14-06-2007 04:08 PM

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  • Pune univ implements OBC quota 28-05-2007 08:47 AM

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  • Minority quota within a week: TN CM 28-05-2007 01:20 AM

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  • Symbiosis to implement quota this yr 27-05-2007 08:47 PM

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  • Larger SC bench to rule on OBC quota 17-05-2007 02:14 PM

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