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Stringent SC/ST Act upheld

No interim bail if a prima facie case is made out: SC

11 Feb 2020 1:32 AM

Erasing reservations in DNA of BJP and RSS: Rahul Gandhi

‘We'll never allow reservations to be done away with no matter how much (Narendra) Modi Ji or Mohan Bhagwat dream of it’

10 Feb 2020 12:12 PM

SC upholds constitutional validity of SC/ST Amendment Act, 2018

The top court's verdict came on a batch of PILs challenging the validity of the SC/ST Amendment Act of 2018

10 Feb 2020 11:43 AM

Union Cabinet approves SC/ST reservation for another 10 years

The reservation for these categories in the Lok Sabha and the Assemblies was to expire on January 25, 2020.

04 Dec 2019 11:01 AM

SC recalls its 2018 ruling diluting SC/ST Act powers

The 2018 judgment had triggered protests across the country, which turned violent at some places.

02 Oct 2019 1:58 AM


SC recalls 2018 controversial order on law protecting Dalits

Supreme Court said the struggle of SC/ST people for equality is still not over in the country.

01 Oct 2019 12:35 PM

Supreme Court verdict on govt’s SC/ST plea by Oct 3

Lawyers Prathvi Raj Chauhan and Priya Sharma have challenged the amendment to Act.

26 Sep 2019 1:56 AM

As SC reopens, Rafale, Ayodhya, SC/ST Act verdicts likely

Justice Kalifulla-headed Ayodhya mediation panel is likely to submit report by August 15.

30 Jun 2019 1:34 AM

BJP MLA's son held for threatening Cong leader in MP

A case had been registered against him on April 28 under several sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the SC/ST Act.

20 Jun 2019 8:49 PM

Delhi: 2 staffers die in eatery sewage tank

The incident occurred between 1:30 to 2 pm on Saturday, said Monika Bhardwaj, deputy commissioner of police (DCP), West District.

24 Mar 2019 2:30 AM


Supreme Court to hear SC/ST Act petitions on March 26

The court also noted that it was also not a validation Act.

20 Feb 2019 3:06 AM

SC once again refuses to stay amendments to SC/ST Act

Amendments rule out any provision for anticipatory bail for person accused of atrocities against SC/STs, notwithstanding any court order.

30 Jan 2019 12:02 PM

BJP MLA Sadhana Singh apologises for comments against BSP chief Mayawati

Singh, a legislator from Uttar Pradesh’s Mughalsarai had Saturday called the BSP chief a 'blot on womankind' and 'worse than a transgender'.

21 Jan 2019 8:25 AM

NHRC notices to UP govt after 30-yr-old Dalit man dies in police custody

Dalit man's family said police asked for bribe of Rs 5 lakh to let him off and tortured him when they could not arrange it.

28 Dec 2018 2:25 PM

Cop spiked junior's drink, raped her, made video near Mumbai: Official

The 31-year-old complainant has told police that the accused had recorded the incident and had threatened to circulate it.

18 Nov 2018 11:55 AM


Raja Bhaiyya says SC/ST Act against interest of dalits

Raja Bhaiyya will be formally launching his new party on November 30 with a major rally in Lucknow.

17 Nov 2018 1:42 AM

Parliament has power to amend SC/ST Act

Parliament had on August 9 passed the law to annul the Supreme court’s verdict.

30 Oct 2018 12:51 AM

BJP twin plan to win back OBCs and upper castes

The September 26 ruling by the Supreme Court that has ruled out reservation in promotions in government jobs has come as a relief for the BJP in MP.

01 Oct 2018 4:41 AM

Amit Shah meets Yogi Adityanath, core group leaders

Preparations for the coming Kumbh in Allahabad in January were also discussed, sources said.

30 Sep 2018 12:35 AM

Supreme Court verdict on promotion in jobs for SC/ST tomorrow

The Centre had earlier maintained that there was no need for testing the backwardness of SC/ST employees while granting promotion.

25 Sep 2018 7:35 PM