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Jan 30, 2019
Supreme Court refuses stay to amendments to SC/ST Act, will hear all matters on issue on 19 FebruaryThe bench refused to stay the amendments after senior advocate Vikas Singh, appearing for one of the petitioners who had challenged the changes made to the Act, sought an immediate stay on it.
Sep 08, 2018
BJP to hold national executive meet from today amid signs of unrest over its push for pro-Dalit lawsThe national executive of the BJP is also likely to respond to concerns over the rise in oil prices and refer to the previous UPA government's "mismanagement of the economy" as it meets ahead of the Assembly polls in five states, with the Lok Sabha election less than eight months away, party sources said.
Sep 07, 2018
Bharat Bandh against SC/ST Act amendments an electoral conspiracy by BJP-RSS, says MayawatiIn a statement issued in New Delhi, she said the BJP is supporting such agitations to divert people's attention from "burning" issues such as fuel price hike.
Sep 05, 2018
Groups representing 'unreserved' category to hold march in Noida tomorrow to protest SC/ST Act amendmentsMultiple social groups representing people from the "unreserved" category in Gautam Buddh Nagar will take out a march on Thursday to protest the amendments in the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
May 03, 2018
Supreme Court refuses to stay ruling on SC/ST Act, says order only aims to prevent innocents from being punishedThe Supreme Court rejected the Centre's demand for a stay on its verdict on the SC/ST Act and said it favoured the protection of the rights of these communities.
Apr 03, 2018
Who's behind Bharat Bandh? Bhim Army 'credits' social media for success, officials suspect greater influenceWas it Bhim Army, National Confederation for Dalit Organisations (NACDOR) or an unidentified Dalit youth, who first gave the call through a WhatsApp message for Bharat Bandh around a week ago?
Apr 02, 2018
Bharat Bandh 2018 updates: Death toll rises to 7, five killed in Madhya Pradesh alone; 448 protesters detained in UPProtesters squatted on tracks in several places outside Delhi, stopping trains, including the Dehradun Express and the Ranchi Rajdhani, to enforce the Bharat Bandh against the dilution of the SC/ST Act, officials said.