Scheduled Caste Sc
India  /  Published 09.12.19

Constitution Amendment Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

A bill which seeks to extend by 10 years the reservation given to SCs and STs in Lok Sabha and state Assemblies was introduced in Lok Sabha on Monday.A similar reservation for the Anglo-Indian communi...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 15.02.20

Congress rallies over reservation

The Assam Congress on Saturday joined the nationwide protest against the Uttarakhand BJP government’s alleged claim that reservations are neither a fundamental right nor a constitutional duty.It als...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 14.02.20

Mizoram Cong rallies for SC, ST rights

The Mizoram Congress Pradesh Committee, headed by former chief minister Lal Thanhawla, on Friday wrote to President Ram Nath Kovind, seeking his intervention to ensure protection and reiteration of re...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

India  /  Published 23.04.20

Disquiet over SC quota observation

Scholars and activists on Thursday disapproved of a Supreme Court suggestion that the “socially and economically advanced” among Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes be excluded from reservation ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.04.20

Quarantine caste abuse complaint

A quarantined person in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar district has been booked by police on the charge of refusing food cooked by a Dalit and verbally abusing her because of her caste. Siraj Ahmad, who...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow



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