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Reservations are psychological crutches for Scheduled Castes, have only perpetuated caste system instead of destroying it
India

Reservations are psychological crutches for Scheduled Castes, have only perpetuated caste system instead of destroying it

Scheduled Castes must realise that they cannot succeed in their struggle for social amelioration if they are isolated, writes former justice Markandey Katju.

Karunanidhi asks Modi to include Dalit Christians, fishermen in SC/ST list
India

Karunanidhi asks Modi to include Dalit Christians, fishermen in SC/ST list

DMK Chief M Karunanidhi requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to include Dalit Christians and the fishermen community in Scheduled Tribes (ST) list

Stir at Jantar Mantar demanding SC status for Dalit Christians and Muslims
India

Stir at Jantar Mantar demanding SC status for Dalit Christians and Muslims

Various organisations today staged a demonstration at Jantar Mantar here demanding that Scheduled Caste (SC) status be extended to Dalit Christians and Muslims as well.

Hardik Patel's quota battle is only an excuse, a stick to beat Narendra Modi with
Politics

Hardik Patel's quota battle is only an excuse, a stick to beat Narendra Modi with

Modi’s haters are waiting for Emergency just like Modi’s fans are waiting for Achchhe Din.

SC seeks Centre, EC's reply on plea for more seats for SC/ST
India

SC seeks Centre, EC's reply on plea for more seats for SC/ST

The Supreme Court on Friday sought responses from the government and the Election Commission on a plea seeking "re-adjustment" of reserved parliamentary and assembly seats for scheduled castes and tribes in the wake of inclusion of more castes in SC category in 2002 and 2007.