Scheduled caste and scheduled tribes
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Jul 12, 2017
Civil society, Muslim groups across Maharashtra demand special act for protection against lynchingSeveral Muslim organisations and civil society groups across Maharashtra are demanding a strict act like the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Prevention (Atrocities Act) for the protection of the Muslims who are increasingly being targeted over suspicion of carrying or transporting beef
Jul 07, 2017
Posting Andaman tribes' videos on social media now punishable; tribal commission seeks removal of content from YouTubeAction will be taken against those who have uploaded videos and pictures of the protected Jarawa and other tribal communities of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on social media, the government on Friday said
May 09, 2017
Justice Karnan vs Supreme Court: Judiciary must mind its reputation and find a way to deal with maverick judgesIf it weren’t a matter involving the judiciary, a solemn institution, the controversy involving Justice Karnan would be seriously funny.
Dec 19, 2016
BJP-ruled Rajasthan tops list of states with highest atrocities against SC/ST; UP close secondBJP-ruled Rajasthan has reported the highest number of cases of atrocities against SCs and STs during 2013-15, followed by poll-bound Uttar Pradesh, and Bihar, a new government report said, even as the Centre today flagged the issue of poor conviction rates in such cases.
Dec 15, 2016
Maratha concerns are important, but for Dalits, Atrocities Act must be protectedMore than six lakh Dalits gathered at Chaityabhoomi in Dadar (on 6 December) to pay homage to Dr BR Ambedkar
Dec 29, 2015
Financial inclusion is at the core of our focus: PM Modi at ST/SC entrepreneurs conferenceFinancial inclusion is at the core of the government's focus and the Centre is working for the empowerment of people especially those belonging to backward classes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said
Feb 01, 2013
SC to police: Don't arrest Ashis Nandy over JLF commentsThe court has, however, not barred the police from investigating the cases filed against him.
Jan 29, 2013
Should academia back Ashis Nandy instead of targeting him?The anger of politicians over Ashis Nandy's comments are understandable as responding to nuanced debate with political correctness. But why are some of the academicians outraged?
Jan 27, 2013
Not surprised as I have faced this situation before, says NandyThe sociologist and author explains his statements about corruption at the Jaipur Literature Festival in an exclusive interview with Firstpost editors Lakshmi Chaudhary and Sandip Roy.
Jan 26, 2013
After controversy, Nandy clarifies on corruption comment at JLFNandy clarified that what he meant was that most of the people getting caught are people from OBC, SC and ST communities as they don't have the means to save themselves unlike people from upper castes.