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Jul 07, 2018
Retired Supreme Court judge says SC/ST Act verdict aimed at protecting rights, prevent violations seen during EmergencyAdarsh Goel, who retired as the Supreme Court judge on Friday said in his farewell the wrongdoings of Emergency based his SC/ST Act verdict
Jul 06, 2018
Justice AK Goel retires from Supreme Court; judge had authored contentious verdict on SC/ST ActJustice AK Goel hit the headlines with his 20 March judgment expressing concern over 'misuse' of the SC/ST Act, and holding that there would be no automatic arrest.
Jul 03, 2018
BJP says it will not allow dilution of SC/ST Act 'at any cost', hits out at Opposition for 'spreading rumours'The BJP on Tuesday asserted that it would not allow dilution of the SC/ST Act "at any cost" and lambasted Opposition parties for "spreading rumours".
Jun 17, 2018
Three Dalit teens paraded nude, beaten for swimming in village well in Maharashtra's JalgaonThe incident occurred on 10 June, but came to the fore only after some videos of the Dalit boys' parading in the Vakadi village went viral even as the authorities swung into action.
Jun 13, 2018
Dalit farmer, son murdered over land in Telangana's Sircilla; incident reflects apathy marginalised farmers' faceSavanapelli Yellaiah, a Dalit farmer and his son were hacked to death by members of a dominant caste at Telangana's Rajanna Sircilla district on Tuesday.
Jun 11, 2018
Amit Shah addresses rally in poll-bound Chhattisgarh, says BJP govt not against SC/ST Act and job reservationsBharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah asserted that the SC/ST Act and reservation system in jobs will remain in force till the party-led government is in power
Jun 10, 2018
Amit Shah says SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act, reservation system in jobs to stay till BJP is in powerBJP chief Amit Shah asserted that the SC/ST Act and the reservation system in jobs will remain in force till the party-led government is in power.
Jun 06, 2018
Parliament Logjam Part 12: Understanding the 'political value' of time and how it is weaponised in our parliamentary democracyWe need to lift the veil and witness the real workings of ‘time’ as a potent political tool for contestations of power in our parliamentary democracy.
Jun 04, 2018
Parliament Logjam Part 11: Time, the unseen yet powerful factor of politics, is key to controlling legislative discourseParliament, or all political activity, hinges on two hands of the clock. Recent events have shown that power can often be wrested in a matter of minutes.
May 31, 2018
Haryana Cabinet approves proposal to set up state commission for Scheduled Castes; will report to govt annuallyThe Haryana Cabinet on Thursday approved a proposal to set up the Haryana State Commission for Scheduled Castes (HSCSC) to "leave no scope for any atrocity" on members of the community.