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Oct 04, 2018
Gujarat auto driver made to crawl on road for harassing woman; lodges counter-FIR alleging casteist slurs hurled at himFour persons have been arrested in Gujarat's Junagadh district for thrashing a Dalit auto driver and forcing him to crawl on a pubic road for allegedly harassing a woman, police said Wednesday.
Sep 24, 2018
Karni Sena demands review of SC/ST Act, 'next course of action' to be decided on 24 OctoberA Rajput community outfit Sunday sought changes in the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act to ensure that a person is arrested for an offence under the law only after a probe into the allegations against him or her.
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 07, 2018
'Giving whole chocolate to kid not good, but can't snatch it back suddenly,' Speaker Sumitra Mahajan explains quota to BJP workersThe Lok Sabha (on 6 August) and the Rajya Sabha (on 9 August) had passed the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Bill to overturn a Supreme Court order concerning certain safeguards against arrest under this Act.
Sep 06, 2018
Bharat Bandh: Madhya Pradesh protests against SC/ST Act, security beefed up as over 150 groups plan to agitateBrahma Samagam Sawarna Jankalyan Sangathan's national president Dharmendra Sharma said that about 150 organisations of upper castes and OBCs would participate in the Bharat bandh against the amendments in SC/ST Act.
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.
Sep 04, 2018
SC/ST Act: Madhya Pradesh on high alert as upper caste groups plan protest against reviving 'diluted' lawSeveral upper caste groups in Madhya Pradesh have brought thousands of youths together for a massive rally in Gwalior on Tuesday. The protest is a sign of their ire with the BJP-led Centre for working to bring back stringent clauses of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
Aug 06, 2018
Parliament Monsoon Session: Bill to restore original SC/ST atrocity law to be taken up for discussion in Lok Sabha todayThe Lok Sabha on Monday will take up for discussion a bill to amend the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, seeking to overturn the Supreme Court order that laid down certain safeguards in the law to prevent atrocities against people of scheduled castes and tribes.
Jul 13, 2018
6 public health department engineers held for death of 3 sanitation workers in Ghaziabad; victims' families to get ex-gratia of Rs 10 lakhSix public health department engineers are held in Ghaziabad after three sanitation workers died of suffocation and lack of safety apparatus while working
Jun 26, 2018
'PM a brutal, Aurangzeb-like dictator': Congress hits back at Narendra Modi for his remarks on EmergencyCongress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala fired back at the BJP for the prime minister's Emergency jibe, saying it was the party's attempt to distract voters ahead of 2019 elections.