Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023



Identification of minorities at state level: ‘Why isn’t your own regime responding to your query?’ SC asks Centre

January 18, 2023 3:05 am

“Jammu and Kashmir is administered by you at the moment...Arunachal is the same regime...Your own regimes are not responding... What is this? Lakshadweep also,” Justice S K Kaul told Attorney General R Venkataramani.

Tamil Nadu govt always concerned about welfare of minorities: Stalin

December 21, 2022 10:52 am

Indicating that the government would continue to safeguard the minorities' welfare, Stalin, who is the president of the DMK, said the party once led by Karunanidhi undertook various initiatives for Christians and Muslims.

MVA govt didn’t implement schemes for minorities properly: Samajwadi Party

July 21, 2022 3:48 am

The Samajwadi Party was a constituent of the MVA and had extended its support to the triumvirate government of Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP.

In Ukraine, One Minority Group Is Ambivalent About the War

June 16, 2022 5:13 pm

Divided loyalties within the tiny Hungarian community in Ukraine — which has soaked up Hungary’s ambivalence toward Russia’s invasion — are being seen as something more worrisome by their fellow Ukrainians, some of whom fear they are susceptible to pro-Russia propaganda from Hungary.

Working for all-round welfare of minorities, says Naqvi

March 25, 2022 3:09 am

Naqvi dismissed the suggestions that there have been poor development initiatives for the minorities in the recent past, and said the allocation of funds in schemes like scholarships for minority students was more during the Modi government than the previous UPA regime.

Identification of minorities: Apex court pulls up Centre for not replying to petition

February 01, 2022 7:11 am

The plea has sought a minority tag for Hindus in six states and two Union Territories, based on the 2011 Census report.

Minorities back raising marriage age of women, flag concerns on personal law

December 27, 2021 7:29 am

🔴 According to the draft Bill, the proposed law will apply to all communities and, once enacted, will supersede existing marriage and personal laws.

Commission takes up minority portrayal in films with CBFC

November 13, 2021 7:57 am

Sources in the Commission point out that the complaints so far have been general and no specifics have been given in the complaints of how the portrayals of minority communities in Indian movies have been inappropriate.

Bangladesh’s challenge is to restore confidence among minorities

October 24, 2021 3:10 pm

Durga Puja violence indicates conspiracy to disturb communal peace and also harm India-Bangladesh bilateral relations

State-sponsored terrorism leads to increase in discrimination against minorities: India

February 19, 2021 1:20 pm

India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador T S Tirumurti said India calls on countries to desist from such terrorist acts and also calls on member states and the UN bodies to not give an opportunity to justify terrorism on any ground.


Why has no action been taken against Hyderabad university VC: Rahul Gandhi

January 23, 2016 3:27 pm

Mahoba (UP), Jan 23 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's late reaction on Rohith Vemula's death. He said if PM Modi got so emotional and even cried over the Dalit student's death, then why there has been no action against the VC? He added that this case shows Centre's mentality towards the Dalits and the minorities.