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Schedule Caste


UP: Preventing misuse of SC/ST atrocities law top priority, says new state panel chief

June 17, 2021 5:14 am

The three-time MLA from Agra said preventing the misuse of the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act (SC/ST Act) would be his top priority.

Juvenile among four held for ‘murder’ of ATM guard in Kutch

March 22, 2021 2:35 am

A team of the local crime branch (LCB) of Kutch (east) police nabbed Ranveer Singh (22), Vishal Rajbar (21) and a juvenile from Uttar Pradesh (UP), brought them to Gandhidham in Kutch and formally arrested them on Saturday.

BJP MLA’s ‘anti-tribal’ comments: Over 100 tribal party workers resign

January 25, 2021 7:10 pm

The resigned members are leaders of the executive body of SC/ST cell of Navsari district, and belong to Navsari, Billimora, Vansda and Jalalpore.

Removing biases

September 28, 2018 12:21 am

Supreme Court verdict in Jarnail Singh case restores the principle that reservations are intended to achieve equality in representation.

Maharashtra government: Candidates can take admission without caste certificate

June 13, 2018 1:59 am

But applicants need to give undertaking that validity certificate will be submitted within three months.

At least one woman in each civic panel

August 24, 2011 2:48 am

State EC has ensured that each of the 76 panels in PMC will be represented by at least one woman corporator in the general body after the next civic polls.

4,311 cases pending in SC/ST police stations in Bihar

July 29, 2011 12:20 pm

ADGP confided that 200 cases of atrocities and repression being registered in Bihar every month.

Caste panel chief listens to complaints of discrimination

February 22, 2011 2:59 am

The schedule caste families of Tibbi village face a problem of sewerage disposal.

Implement 85th Amendment and attack untouchability: Himachal CPM

November 16, 2010 12:02 am

On the basis of its survey across 35,000 dalit households across 1,000 panchayats,the CPM today claimed that at least 95 per cent of Schedule Caste families were small and marginal farmers.