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Sep 11, 2018
Ramdas Athawale says nothing wrong in using the word 'Dalit'; RPI will move SC to challenge govt advisoryRamdas Athawale has stated that his Republican Party of India will approach the Supreme Court to challenge the government's advisory.
Sep 08, 2018
Pre-teens in UP village boycott mid day meal prepared by ‘lower’ caste cook; school throws food after protestsStudents of a primary school in an Uttar Pradesh village refused to have mid day meal on Friday as they couldn't stomach the fact that it was prepared by a woman from a Scheduled Caste
Sep 08, 2018
New amendments to SC/ST Act by Parliament cannot be stayed, says Supreme Court; asks for Centre's response on pleasThe new amendments to the SC/ST law passed by Parliament cannot be stayed at this stage, the Supreme Court said Wednesday, as it sought the Centre's response on a batch of pleas challenging the fresh provisions.
Sep 04, 2018
Dalit stands for annihilation of caste, not substitute for 'Schedule Caste': VCK's D Ravikumar on govt's diktat to media housesViduthalai Ciruthaigal Katchi general secretary D Ravikumar has long held the view that the term 'Dalit' is subjective – as in, an ideological position taken consciously by one.
Aug 16, 2018
'Creamy layer' concept can't be applied to deny quota benefits to SC/ST employees in govt jobs, says Centre to Supreme CourtAttorney General KK Venugopal told a five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra that there is no judgment which says that affluent people of the SC/ST community can be denied quota benefits by applying creamy layer concept.
Jun 03, 2018
Ram Vilas Paswan meets Amit Shah; seeks ordinance on crimes against Dalits, special category status for BiharRam Vilas Paswan, chief of Lok Janshakti Party met with BJP's president Amit Shah to discuss about giving a category status to Bihar and the reservations for Schedule Caste and Tribe.
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.
Nov 16, 2016
PIL against use of word 'Dalit' by media: Delhi HC seeks Centre's replyOn Wednesday, Delhi High Court sought the response of the Centre on a plea seeking a direction to restrain media houses from using the word 'Dalit' in news articles, alleging it creates "inequality" in the society.
Nov 23, 2012
RS disrupted over reservation for SC, ST in job promotionsAfter its first adjournment, which was shortly after the house met at 11 am, the upper house met at 12 noon.