Latest News on National commission for minorities
Showing of 0 - 10 from 18 results
National commission for minorities - Total results - 18
Jun 26, 2017
VHP demands scrapping of Ministry of Minority Affairs, says Muslim helpline will create separatismAttacking the National Commission for Minorities' (NCM's) move to start a helpline for Muslims, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Monday demanded that the commission, as well as the Ministry of Minority Affairs, should be scrapped.
Jun 22, 2017
Champions Trophy 2017: Those who celebrated Pakistan win should go there, says minorities commission chiefNational Commission for Minorities chairman Gairul Hasan Rizvi said those who celebrated Pakistan's victory in Champions trophy should go and live there
Jun 13, 2017
Kashmiri Pandits should get minority community status, says NCM chairman Gairul Hasan RizviNCM chairman Gairul Hasan Rizvi on Tuesday favoured according the minority community status to Kashmiri Pandits and said he would take up the matter with the Centre.
May 24, 2017
Narendra Modi govt appoints Jain member among five for first time to minority commission panelFacing flak from the opposition over vacancies in the National Commission for Minorities (NCM), the Centre has appointed five members to the panel. The NCM, which has the responsibility of protecting interests of the minority communities, was left with no member in March in 2017.
May 01, 2017
Centre tells SC it has discussed minority issues with Jammu and Kashmir govtUnion ministries have held a meeting with Jammu and Kashmir government to find a solution to issues, including whether the 68 percent Muslims in the state can be regarded as minority and can avail benefits under that category, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Monday.
Jan 17, 2017
Communal incidents have reduced since Modi became PM, says Mukhtar Abbas NaqviCommunal incidents have declined significantly since the Narendra Modi dispensation assumed office and no major episode occurred in nearly 32 months, said Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Sep 07, 2016
How Aadhaar is mandatory for minority students scholarships: Delhi HC asks CentreThe PIL, filed by West Bengal-based Nasimuddin educational and charitable trust, has alleged that the policy was arbitrary and discriminatory as it benefitted only those having Aadhaar cards.
Mar 18, 2016
National Commission for Minorities issues notice to JNU professor over remarks on Dalits, MuslimsThe National Commission for Minorities issued a notice to JNU authorities over a professor's alleged remarks calling Dalits, Muslim teachers anti-national.
Jan 10, 2014
Muzaffarnagar: Minorities commission irked over eviction of riot victimsOfficial sources said NCM is presently studying reports of its member, who had visited the victims, and local administration before deciding on its next course of action.
Dec 27, 2013
Muzaffarnagar riots: NCM concerned over delay in arrest of accusedNational Commission for Minorities has expressed concern over the delay in arrest of Muzaffarnagar riots accused and said it was a necessary step towards restoring confidence among the riot victims.