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Scheduled Tribe

AA Edit | Elections the real issue in J&K, Centre can’t avoid it

Amit Shah sought to dismiss Gupkar Alliance, made up of all political parties in the state barring the BJP, saying they gave only stones

07 Oct 2022 12:10 AM

Changing faith or propagating one’s religion: Is it a right or a crime in India?

India allows Hindu, Sikh and Buddhist dalits access to Scheduled Caste reservations but not Christian and Muslim dalits

02 Nov 2021 12:06 AM

MP police’s advisory sparks caste row, invites criticism

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

Government to pay CBSE students’ exam fees

Around 3.14 lakh students studying in government and aided schools, besides the patrachar vidyalaya, will be benefited by the initiative.

19 Sep 2019 2:39 AM

Panel announced to study Dhangar issue

The Dhangars are currently included in the Vimukt Jati Nomadic Tribe (VJNT) category, but they have been demanding ST status for long.

02 Mar 2019 3:36 AM


Migrants among SC/ST to lose quotas: Supreme Court

In case of Scheduled Tribes, the President has been similarly empowered under Article 342(1) of the Constitution.

31 Aug 2018 1:59 AM

Denied leave, trackman jumps in front of train

Solapur ADRM has been sent to the spot to enquire into the allegation.

16 Aug 2018 6:33 AM

Four doctors booked for cheating

They gained admission at JJ medical college based on fake ST certificates.

24 Mar 2018 4:15 AM

Maha challenges Bombay HC order

The Supreme Court has recalled a previous order of 2006 in a similar matter and has referred the issue to a constitutional bench.

21 Nov 2017 1:34 AM

Goa polls: Ticket allocations upset BJP, Congress heavyweights

While St Andre legislator Vishnu Wagh was refused ticket due to his health, MLA Ramesh Tawadkar was shocked to find his name in the list.

21 Jan 2017 12:50 PM


Send more women, SC/STs on Central deputation: Govt

DoPT has said movement of officers from states to the Centre and back is crucial for building capabilities at the state-level.

27 Dec 2016 6:32 AM