India allows Hindu, Sikh and Buddhist dalits access to Scheduled Caste reservations but not Christian and Muslim dalits
02 Nov 2021 12:06 AM
The petition urged the top court to formulate a 'means test' for identification of 'creamy layer in SCs and STs.
02 Dec 2019 3:27 PM
A row erupted on Wednesday over an advisory issued by director general of police (DGP) of Madhya Pradesh V.K. Singh.
07 Nov 2019 4:29 AM
The decision comes ahead of the Delhi Assembly polls, which are scheduled to be held early, next year.
04 Sep 2019 3:03 AM
The practice may have subsided after the controversy came out into the open, but the deep-rooted prejudices in society remain.
02 Sep 2019 12:08 AM
Centre said the inclusion of OBCs under Scheduled Caste is in domain of Parliament and asked the state government to follow the procedure.
02 Jul 2019 3:46 PM
Gorakhpur MP Praveen Nishad and people from the community were staging a demonstration in Bhagwanpur area.
07 Mar 2019 9:23 PM
People from Haryana, Delhi and even Maharashtra come to this village to resolve their disputes.
13 Oct 2018 1:10 AM
2 audio clips of Mukul Roy have gone viral; Dilip Ghosh cries conspiracy to malign BJP.
11 Oct 2018 6:52 AM
The Bench said this criterion would be applicable only for determining the number of seats for Lok Sabha and state legislatures and not for quota.
27 Sep 2018 6:47 AM
They argued that they are challenging the validity of Section 18 A of the Act.
08 Sep 2018 12:55 AM
Previous enmity was the motive for the killing, he said adding further investigation was on.
07 Sep 2018 6:03 AM
The order comes after the Bombay High Court asked the ministry to consider issuing a direction to media to stop using the word ‘dalit’.
04 Sep 2018 5:28 AM
In case of Scheduled Tribes, the President has been similarly empowered under Article 342(1) of the Constitution.
31 Aug 2018 1:59 AM
The BJP is likely to face heat in the wake of Mr Rajpurohit’s arrest under the SC/ST Act.
24 Aug 2018 5:35 AM
The petitioners said that no procedural technicality could stand in the way of enforcing fundamental rights.
22 Aug 2018 2:31 AM
There are over 225 minority colleges in the Mumbai region affiliated with the University of Mumbai (MU) with over 70,000 seats.
28 Jun 2018 5:42 AM
Party chief will also review functioning of city unit since past 1 year.
21 Jun 2018 1:40 AM
He claimed atrocities against dalits continue no matter whether “Modi, Mayawati, or Lalu (Prasad Yadav) is in power.”
16 Jun 2018 5:24 AM
The Modi government’s various schemes, which the party see as an addition to its existing votebase.
18 May 2018 1:11 AM