Scheduled Tribes
India  /  Published 23.11.20

Hathras: SC-ST panel refuses visit

By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.10.20

NEET result reply to merit sniggers

By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 16.10.20

Just so: Crimes against dalits

Institutional complicity in efforts to protect upper-caste criminals when the crimes are against Dalits was laid bare in the Hathras case in Uttar Pradesh. But that is just a blatant example among num...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 06.10.20

Marked out: Growing crimes against Dalits

The National Crime Records Bureau data present a picture of trends in criminality. It has to be assumed, though, that many crimes are not reported, especially those against women and against those les...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 02.10.20

CM highlights UP girl’s agnipariksha

Mamata Banerjee on Thursday drew a parallel between Sita’s agnipariksha and forcible cremation of a Dalit girl who had allegedly been gang-raped in the BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh as the Bengal chie...
By Avijit Sinha, Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 12.09.20

Plea for Sikkim House quota

Limboo Tamang Seat Reservation Demand Committee Sikkim on Friday urged the state government and the Centre to table resolutions in the Assembly and the Lok Sabha, respectively, reserving seats for the...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

Opinion  /  Published 10.09.20

Conscience is selective

The American criminal justice system has been put on trial by the Black Lives Matter movement. BLM accuses the system of being racially biased against blacks. The evidence includes the statistical ove...
By Dhruv Jadhav in

India  /  Published 06.09.20

Bihar: SC/ST job card sop

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar announced on Friday that if any person belonging to the Scheduled Castes or Scheduled Tribes was murdered, then a member of the deceased’s family would be provi...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 02.09.20

Cut up: Sub-categorizing reservation quotas

The purpose of reservations is the just distribution of benefits to scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and socially and educationally backward classes. This principle appears to lie at the basis of th...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 30.07.20

Order to govt to reveal plea on judges

The central information commissioner (CIC) has directed the law ministry to furnish within 30 days “a clear, cogent and timely response” on an RTI application seeking a copy of a communica...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


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