Scheduled Tribe
India  /  Published 08.11.22

Social groups air disappointment

Idea of reservation based solely on economic criteria questioned...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.11.22

Delhi HC calls out 'discrimination'

Judicature notes that Constitution includes special provisions for SC and ST, and empowers State to make special provisions for advancement of socially and educationally backward classes...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.10.22

‘Outsiders’ enter J&K social caste list

Government also substituted the term ‘Pahari-speaking people' with 'Pahari ethnic people'...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 15.10.22

Odisha plan for justice to SC/ST victims

SAACAR portal will be able to avoid the delay caused by the existing manual system of inquiry and payment of compensation...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 11.10.22

Reservation-related demands pile up

There is a permanent backward classes commission looking into the matters of reservation: Basavaraj Bommai...
By PTI in Bengaluru


India  /  Published 05.10.22

ST boost for Paharis too

Union home minister Amit Shah says community would enjoy same status like the Gujjars and Bakerwals...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 04.10.22

J&K: Pahari-Gujjar divide sharpens

The Union home minister will address a rally in Rajouri, and another in Baramulla in the next two days...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

West Bengal  /  Published 21.09.22

Kurmis block tracks, road for ST status

Source in Eastern Railways says at least six trains had to be cancelled and another six short-terminated owing to blockades...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Abhijeet Chatterjee in Calcutta, Durgapur

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.09.22

ST status: Protest hits rail services

Railway traffic in Chakradharpur division is worst affected due to massive agitation near Jhargram and Khemasoli under Kharagpur division...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 15.09.22

Nod to 77% quotas for SC, STs

Hemant Soren-led alliance also ratifies proposal to use 1932 land records to determine local residency, a longstanding demand of tribals...
By PTI in Ranchi


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