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Scheduled Castes panel asks Centre: Why fund AMU when it does not allow quotas?

The controversy over the university’s minority status was revived after the Uttar Pradesh SC/ST Commission sent AMU a notice, asking why it has not provided quotas for SC and STs despite receiving grants from the Union government and making faculty appointments as a national university.

Have given one month to AMU to prove minority status: NCSC chief

The meeting comes after CM Yogi Adityanath last month raised the demand for quota for Dalits in minority-run institutions like AMU and Jamia Millia Islamia in Delhi.


IIT Madras row: Reports submitted to NCSC doesn't mention why action was taken against APSC

The report submitted to NCSC does not mention why action was taken against Ambedkar- Periyar Study Circle and the student body was de-recognised.

RS polls: Congress picks Punia for UP seat

A total of 10 seats are to be filled in the current round of polls from UP due to an impending retirement of people.

Bill in Lok Sabha to modify Scheduled Castes list

The bill seeks to bring certain modifications in the SC list in the states of Kerala, MP, Odisha, Tripura.

Shakti mills gangrape: ‘Compensate former telephone operator in 2 weeks, submit report’

Police chief Rakesh Maria and Collector Shaila A have been directed by Scheduled Caste panel to intervene.


After 11-month wait,BMC safai karamchari gets study leave

After almost a year’s tussle,BMC has granted study leave to a safai karamchari.

Prosecution rakes up his past to nail Dr Lahane

‘casteist slur’ z In January 2013, a prof moved SCs/STs rights panel against the JJ Hospital dean.

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Being a government official, Khobragade was not at liberty to speak about the recent controversy surrounding her.

‘Provide the victim a govt job, police probe up to the mark’

Vice-chairman of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes Dr Raj Kumar Verka on Sunday asked the UT Home Secretary to provide a government job to the gangrape victim once she completed her study.