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Dec 10, 2017
Gujarat poll: BJP will retain power despite aggressive campaign by Congress, says Ramdas AthawaleRamdas Athawale said that the BJP would retain power in Gujarat despite the aggressive campaign of the opposition Congress
Dec 10, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal launches coaching scheme for SC, ST students preparing for competitive examsArvind Kejriwal on Saturday launched a scheme under which free entrance coaching will be provided for Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) students preparing for civil services
Dec 07, 2017
Madras HC directs Centre to ensure scheme to reduce dropout rates among SC, ST girls reaches all beneficiariesThe Madras High Court directed the Centre to ensure that an incentive scheme, that's aimed at reducing the dropout rate among girl students of SC and ST communities after Class VIII, reaches all the beneficiaries of Tamil Nadu
Nov 26, 2017
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi says reservation for backward classes should be given within Constitutional frameworkUnion minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday dubbed as "lollipop" the Telangana government's proposal to increase quota for backward sections among Muslims.
Nov 23, 2017
Centre to re-introduce bill to grant Constitutional status to backwards panel in upcoming Winter Session of ParliamentCentre is set to re-introduce the bill to grant constitutional status to National Commission for Backward Classes in the upcoming Lok Sabha session
Nov 22, 2017
Plight of Adiyan and Vetan communities of Kerala highlight why India needs to revisit criteria for determining tribal identityWhile ascertaining the tribal identity of a community, India must keep in mind that tribal communities are never static and they have been undergoing shifts at a fast pace
Nov 19, 2017
Remarks against SCs, STs over phone in public places to invite five year jail term, rules Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court has ruled that using casteist remarks over phone in a public place against the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe category amount to criminal offence warranting a jail of a maximum five years.
Nov 19, 2017
Raigarh court registers case against BJP MLA for unlawfully purchasing land allotted to DalitsA court in Raigarh has registered a case against BJP MLA Hazarilal Dangi, for allegedly unlawfully purchasing land leased to Dalits
Nov 15, 2017
Supreme Court says Constitution Bench to decide if a revisit on creamy layer in SC, ST quota is requiredSupreme Court agreed to consider whether its 11-year-old judgment dealing with the issue of application of the 'creamy layer' for reservation to SC and ST categories
Oct 28, 2017
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Hardik Patel's quest for reservation to Patidars as OBCs is politically unviableThe power of Hardik Patel as a symbol arises from the challenge he represents to the Indian state’s reservation policy for the OBCs.