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Nov 25, 2017
Delhi police employs less than four percent people from minority communities, says Delhi Minorities Commission reportThe Delhi Police, having a strength of around 80,000 personnel, employs less than four percent of members from minority communities in its ranks
Sep 04, 2017
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi says no 'atmosphere of fear' among minority communitiesUnion minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday stressed that the minority communities in the country were not in an "atmosphere of fear", but of trust.
Aug 20, 2017
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi says 40% reservation for girls at planned schools, higher education institutes for minoritiesThe government has decided to proffer 40 percent reservation for girls at 100 Navodaya-type schools and five higher education institutes it plans to set up for minority community students, Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said.
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.
Feb 15, 2017
UP Election 2017: Crucial second phase ends peacefully with a record 65 percent turnoutAn impressive turnout of over 65 percent was recorded in 67 Assembly constituencies across 11 districts of western Uttar Pradesh, figuring in the second phase of the crucial state polls on Wednesday. Here are the key reasons why second phase of Uttar Pradesh polls hogged the limelight.
Jun 26, 2016
Indian Jews: This little known minority community has a rich heritageIndian Jews hold the distinction of being the only community of Jews in the world who throughout their two millennia long history on the Indian subcontinent have never faced any form of racial persecution
Jul 16, 2015
Communalising Bihar polls: Talk of Muslim 'consolidation' is polarisingCome an election in Bihar or Uttar Pradesh and media analysts begin to tirelessly and tritely measure the degree of consolidation of Muslim voters behind one or the other party.
Feb 20, 2015
Dear PM Modi, it's time to sack Najma, scrap ministry of minority affairsEven as minority affairs ministry has come to be identified with Muslims and been dubbed "ministry for Muslim appeasement" by the Hindu Right, Muslims dismiss it as a decoration piece they could well do without. And not just Muslims.
Jan 06, 2015
Mumbai clashes: State minority commission says attacks were planned, seeks quick action by copsFollowing the clashes in central Mumbai, the minority commission has alleged it was a planned attack on Muslim youths to instill fear among them.
Dec 16, 2014
'Negligible' support from Indian youth for Islamic State, says Rajnath SinghThere is "negligible" support from Indian youth for Islamic State, Rajnath Singh said giving credit to families from minority communities.