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May 22, 2017
Uttar Pradesh set to end 20 percent minority quota in social welfare schemesThe Bharatiya Janta party government in Uttar Pradesh is all set to end the 20 percent quota for minorities in social welfare schemes.
Feb 25, 2017
Amartya Sen: Govt might benefit in short run by stifling opinion, but memories will stayAmartya Sen was speaking with Firstpost in light of the re-launch of an expanded version of Collective Choice & Social Welfare
Feb 21, 2017
Amartya Sen cautions Narendra Modi govt against compromising autonomy of universitiesNobel laureate and renowned economist Amartya Sen said on Tuesday that if the government wants to set up world-class universities it should not try to execute autocratic power on the universities as freedom and autonomy of institutions is vital for the country
Feb 08, 2017
Delhi's Asha Kiran Home: As crimes against mentally-challenged continue, policy and social intervention requiredThe gross human rights violations taking place in mental institutions across the country, mostly towards women patients, need immediate intervention both at social as well as a policy level
Jan 31, 2017
How can this Budget give a fillip to states' spending on social sectors?The role of states is important with regard to infrastructure, agriculture and social development, so the Union Government should take a strong stance in favour of social sectors and step up its level of spending for these sectors in the coming years
Dec 06, 2016
Jayalalithaa and freebies: How social welfare turned into a culture in TN and beyondWhile Jayalalithaa, by no means, came up with the concept of freebies, she definitely made it her own
Oct 04, 2016
HC accepts sacked AAP MLA Sandeep Kumar's plea to appear in court via video conferenceSacked Delhi minister Sandeep Kumar, arrested on rape charges, will be produced in a Delhi court via video conferencing from jail following his apprehension of threat to life from his political opponents during transportation.
Sep 05, 2016
Delhi court extends police custody of sacked AAP minister Sandeep KumarA Delhi court on Monday extended the police custody of sacked state Minister Sandeep Kumar of the Aam Aadmi Party, arrested on charges of rape, till 8 September.
Jul 08, 2016
HC directs TN govt to consider plea seeking 3% reservation for transgenders in educationThe Madras High Court has directed the Tamil Nadu Social Welfare Department to consider providing three percent reservation to transgenders in education and employment by creating a separate class or group for them.
Jun 10, 2016
Assam CM Sonowal seeks trifurcating of state social welfare departmentSonowal also directed the authorities to go for 'online' and 'e-tendering' and take more measures to stop gender based discrimination.