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Jul 24, 2019
For Mawasi tribe in MP's Satna, limited access to forests results in livelihood loss and a generation forsaking tribal knowledgeMawasi tribal villages in Madhya Pradesh's Satna face uncertain future as limitations on access to forests pushes the once self-sufficient Scheduled Tribe towards migration and scarcity of food
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
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.
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.
Aug 13, 2018
Dhangar protest: After Marathas, Maharashtra's shepherd community demands quota; agitation in Mumbai, MarathwadaAfter the Maratha agitation in Maharashtra for 16% quota in government jobs, the Dhangar community in the state is set to launch a stir seeking reservation in jobs and educational institutions under the Schedule Tribe (ST) category.
Jun 05, 2018
Narendra Modi addresses beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, says 'govt working to free sector from corruption, middlemen'The government has been working to free the housing sector of corruption and middlemen to ensure people get their own houses without hassle, prime minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday.
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.