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Feb 13, 2018
Ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, govt helps SC/STs denied caste certificates due to spelling mistakes avail benefitsThis move by the Chhattisgarh government comes months ahead of Assembly elections, which are expected to be held towards the end of the year
Feb 12, 2018
Madhya Pradesh: Boy sets girl on fire after she resists sexual assault attempt, apprehended by policeA 13-year-old girl was allegedly set on fire by a boy when she resisted his attempt to sexually assault her, a Madhya Pradesh police official said on Monday
Feb 08, 2018
Karnataka Assembly Election 2018: BSP, JD(S) to contest polls together, alliance to continue for Lok Sabha electionThe BSP and the JD(S) on Thursday announced that they are entering into an alliance to contest the Karnataka Assembly polls together
Jan 29, 2018
Plea in Supreme Court demands exclusion of 'creamy layer' from SC/ST reservation benefitsA plea has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking exclusion of the creamy layer among Schedule Castes and Schedule Tribes from getting any reservation benefit.
Jan 28, 2018
Acid attack victims and people with autism, mental illnesses to get reserved seats in central govt jobsPeople with autism, mental illnesses, intellectual disability and victims of acid attacks will now get quota in central government jobs
Jan 11, 2018
Puducherry govt will give clothes instead of cash to Scheduled Caste and BPL ration card holders for PongalPuducherry government has said families belonging to the Scheduled Caste community and those living below poverty line here would receive cash instead of garments for Pongal
Dec 22, 2017
Rohith Vemula suicide: Police awaits legal opinion as questions about his caste identity persistCyberabad police (Cyberabad Metropolitan Police) on Friday said they are awaiting legal opinion in the Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula suicide case, after getting a report from the revenue authorities that he did not belong to a Scheduled Caste (SC) community
Dec 19, 2017
Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Four development challenges for incoming BJP governmentAs BJP forms govt in Gujarat, it faces challenges of low immunisation, low enrollment of girls in school, low conviction rates for crimes against ST/SC.
Dec 16, 2017
Punjab's BJP chief Vijay Sampala slams Congress for failing to spend Rs 115 crore meant for SC studentsPunjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla on Saturday accused the Congress government in the state of failing to spend Rs 115 crore meant for Scheduled Caste students under a scholarship scheme.
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