February 23, 2020 1:48 am
There is an urgent need for communities to reclaim the rights to planning for their resources. Exclusion of the right to plan is part of ‘untouchability’. The government as well as the authorities concerned need to enable this right to planning to the communities.
January 26, 2020 10:14 am
It is high time political parties and the civil society demand closure of the hate factory in Nagpur. Functional democracies do not need organised militias to act as vigilantes enforcing a hegemonic culture against minorities and vulnerable populations.
July 17, 2019 10:17 pm
Responding to a written question, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh said reservation of OBCs has shown an increasing trend since it started in September 1993.
October 29, 2018 12:48 am
Supreme Court order on reservation in promotions sanctifies unequal representation of Dalits in higher bureaucracy.
October 11, 2018 9:31 pm
Earlier this month, a Division Bench of the High Court quashed Das’s petition from 2012, which challenged the enquiry report of State Level Scrutiny Committee that concluded Partha Das’s caste certificate was fake.
September 06, 2018 5:09 am
The term seeks to change structures of oppression, rather than adjust to them
September 04, 2018 11:27 am
Dalit rights groups have opposed the I&B ministry’s order, asserting that the term holds political significance and a sense of identity.
June 12, 2018 10:40 am
This is the first time applicants have been asked to furnish caste validity certificates at the time of application. Earlier, applicants provided an affidavit stating that they would furnish their caste validity certificates to the institute within six months of admission.
February 04, 2019 4:31 pm
BHU's unsettling projection of reserved teaching jobs under the new UGC formula has been cited by the central government in its Special Leave Petition filed with SC last month.
September 14, 2017 4:09 pm
BJP's scheduled caste cell's district president Surendra Rajvanshi was a resident of naxal-infested Ahmadi village, the SHO of Sirdala police station said. His family members suspected that Rajvanshi's body was thrown in the canal after he was killed.