The court clarified that it will not delve into the validity of prior extensions granted for SC & ST reservations through earlier amendments
21 Sep 2023 1:08 AM
India has had, during its history, Presidents and Vice-Presidents elected, who were from religious minorities and oppressed castes
27 Oct 2022 12:10 AM
In the Vidhan Parishad, chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar announced that the bill was passed unanimously.
09 Jan 2020 1:18 AM
Reserves order on plea to review SC/ST Act verdict.
19 Sep 2019 2:29 AM
She said the government had also given reservation of 10 per cent to economically backward sections among the general category people.
30 Jul 2019 9:42 AM
The petitioners said that Ministry, by erasing term ‘Dalit’ from public debate, creats false impression that the term itself is derogatory.
18 Feb 2019 1:05 PM
Tattooing of a single star or a mango, symbols of the rival parties, are among other means used by students to exhibit their caste affiliations.
24 Sep 2018 1:58 AM
School compound walls are painted with graffiti of outfits espousing respective causes and with students asserting their caste identities.
23 Sep 2018 1:44 PM
BJP, RSS are indulging in divisive politics as part of which agitations are being organised to oppose the amendments to the SC ST Act.
08 Sep 2018 12:40 AM
The term “dalit” isn’t used in government documents as a rule.
07 Sep 2018 6:47 AM
The police had to resort to lathi-charge to disperse the mob and clear the highway.
07 Sep 2018 5:51 AM
Akhilesh says it pursues policy of divide and rule, Yogi denies charge.
07 Sep 2018 1:01 AM
Attorney-general K.K. Venugopal told the court that the community (SC/ST) as a whole has been facing discrimination.
31 Aug 2018 12:46 AM
It was only after the Supreme Court pulled up the Haryana police that the accused were booked after four months of the incident.
25 Aug 2018 4:06 AM
The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government is also committed towards the development of industries in the state, he stated.
16 Aug 2018 5:47 AM
Commissions are a highly institutionalised tradition, a deeply ingrained feature of the political culture.
15 Aug 2018 12:22 AM
Training his guns on BSP chief Mayawati over dalit welfare issue, Mr Paswan accused her of adopting “double standards”.
12 Aug 2018 3:05 AM
The bill, which was passed by a voice vote in the Rajya Sabha, had got the Lok Sabha’s nod on August 6.
10 Aug 2018 1:03 AM
Rajnath said this while responding to the issue after it was raised by the Congress during Zero Hour in the lower house.
03 Aug 2018 6:50 AM
He claimed the assumption that the performance of SC and ST officers in government jobs is low is incorrect.
08 Jun 2018 5:54 AM