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SC/ST Act: Amit Shah accuses Rahul of lying, inciting hatred

He shared a clip of Rahul in which he says that "atrocities against Dalits and tribals are rising. Narendra Modi ji does not say a word." 

05 Apr 2018 4:41 PM

Mayawati as CM had favoured curbing SC/ST Act misuse

Various dalit organisations had called for a nation-wide shutdown or a Bharat Bandh to protest against the apex court ruling.

05 Apr 2018 5:33 AM

Tension continues in MP, toll rises to 7

The deceased has been identified as Dasarath Jatav, aged 44-45 years.

04 Apr 2018 1:36 AM

Meerut mayor husband held for violence in city

SSP Meerut Manzil Saini said that all conspirators and trouble makers would be booked under the National Security Act.

04 Apr 2018 1:35 AM

Heed dalit protests, resolve grievances

The Supreme Court, quite unfortunately, appears to be giving the impression that it is oblivious to social sensitivities.

04 Apr 2018 12:21 AM


Govt fully committed to welfare, will strengthen SC/ST Act: HM

Rajnath Singh also offered condolences to the families of the victims died during Bharat Bandh protests on Monday.

03 Apr 2018 4:25 PM

Bharat Bandh: Worried BJP mulls damage control

The government filed a review petition in the apex court against the court’s earlier order.

03 Apr 2018 7:20 AM

MP: 5 die in dalit protests, curfew on, Army called in

A student leader was killed when he was hit by bullets allegedly fired by demonstrators in Morena town.

03 Apr 2018 7:14 AM

Punjab: No major incidents reported

The Congress-led Punjab government had on Sunday ordered a security clampdown as a precautionary measure.

03 Apr 2018 7:10 AM

Bharat Bandh: Yogi Adityanath appeals for calm as 2 killed

One youth succumbed to his injuries in Meerut and another died in Azamgarh but the state government did not confirm the deaths.

03 Apr 2018 6:35 AM


Govt moves Supreme Court for review of its SC/ST verdict

Ravi Shankar Prasad said that govt was not a party to the court’s decision and ‘respectfully’ did not agree with its reasoning.

03 Apr 2018 5:45 AM

Teary kin receive bodies of 38 Indians from Iraq

An air of gloom descended as distraught families looked at the caskets brought back from Baghdad by minister of state for external V.K. Singh.

03 Apr 2018 4:51 AM

‘Bharat Bandh’ hits peak office traffic

Violence at Faridabad rail station, passengers hurt

03 Apr 2018 4:43 AM

Mumbai unaffected by Monday bandh

However, stray incidents of stone-pelting were reported in other parts of Maharashtra.

03 Apr 2018 2:07 AM

SC declines urgent hearing on SC/ST Act review, clashes erupt across country

At least eight people were killed and many injured in violence as protesters blocked trains, clashed with police and set vehicles on fire.

02 Apr 2018 7:56 PM


Delhi: Train services disrupted, protesters block railway tracks

Services were disrupted when a mob arrived at the Ghaziabad yard around 10 am on Monday, Northern Railway officials said.

02 Apr 2018 3:42 PM

4 dead in Dalit protests in MP; SC declines urgent hearing to review SC/ST Act

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud said the petition will be heard in due course of time.

02 Apr 2018 10:16 AM

Punjab braces for 'Bharat Bandh', CBSE postpones board exams in state

Dalit organisations have called for a bandh to protest alleged dilution of SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act, 1989.

02 Apr 2018 8:10 AM

Oppn protests hit life in Kerala, Tripura; fail in Bengal

The bandh evoked a good response in Tripura with schools, colleges remaining closed and vehicles staying off the roads.

28 Nov 2016 1:51 PM

Note ban: Left-backed bandh has little impact in Bengal

The strike call by the Left Front has been opposed by the ruling TMC in West Bengal, and there was no disruption of civil life in Kolkata.

28 Nov 2016 10:14 AM