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Translated into Ol Chiki for first time, Santals get to read India’s Constitution in their own script

March 20, 2022 6:15 pm

An assistant professor in the Santali language at the Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University in Purulia, West Bengal, Sripati Tudu started this initiative because he wanted the document to be more accessible and available for a wider group that may not necessarily be familiar with languages in which a translation of the Constitution is available.

Three UP policemen suspended after teenage boy dies days after ‘assault during interrogation’

January 24, 2022 8:20 am

🔴 Lakhimpur Kheri SP says 17-year-old’s uncle accused him of stealing a phone and assaulted him, but is now trying to pin blame on police.

Tamil Nadu: Mayor post in Chennai, Tambaram reserved for SC women

January 18, 2022 4:27 pm

Mayor posts in nine other ther corporations have been reserved for women (general) and for SC (general) in Avadi.

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.

Central panel: Take suo motu cognisance of atrocities against SC-ST members, register FIRs

May 15, 2021 5:52 am

The three-member central team that arrived on Thursday met the SC/ST families of people who reportedly suffered in post-poll violence.

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 playing nasty games, we will play fair: Mamata Banerjee

March 18, 2021 1:19 am

“Earlier, CPI(M) used to physically attack me, now BJP does the same," Banerjee alleged, claiming that the "harmads" (goons) of Left have now become "ustads" (ruffians) of BJP.

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.

Dalitality: Inherent untouchability in planning for SC/STs

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.

Representation of SCs, STs in government jobs above prescribed percentage: Jitendra Singh

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.