Saturday, Dec 10, 2022



Karnataka recalls tender to get SCs/STs to guard temple slippers

November 04, 2022 6:58 am

The department withdrew the tender citing “technical reasons”. The State SC/ST Commission has sought a report from officials over the issue.

Telangana hikes ST reservation from 6% to 10%

October 01, 2022 12:54 pm

The order by the Tribal Welfare Department said the enhanced reservations would apply in educational institutions and to services under the state government with immediate effect

Nursing 2018 rout in east Rajasthan, BJP focuses on tribal belts, with Nadda kicking off outreach

April 02, 2022 9:26 pm

On Saturday, BJP president JP Nadda visited Sawai Madhopur district in eastern Rajasthan to attend a programme involving prominent people from the Scheduled Tribe (ST) community, which was organised by the state party’s ST Morcha.

Gujarat: ST validity certificates not needed for admissions, polls

November 24, 2021 3:26 am

An order in this regard was issued by the the state government Monday which was made public through a release, on Tuesday.

How State can benefit from quality education to SCs, STs

July 25, 2021 8:10 am

Suraj Yengde writes: If every deserving child gets the desired support, imagine how much talent and energy will be added to the engine of India’s new growth story. This cannot happen through people’s charity. It is the duty of the State.

In Maratha quota order, apex court goes by SC, ST rules

May 07, 2021 11:08 am

In case of the SC/ST quota, the President notifies the community concerned, in a single list annexed to the Constitution, and powers to amend it are vested with Parliament.

Bandh over ST status cripples lower Assam

June 29, 2017 1:38 am

While AKRSU supporters blocked roads and forced shops and establishments to shut down, hundreds of trucks carrying essential commodities and other goods to Assam and Northeastern region were stranded at Assam-West Bengal inter-state gate at Srirampur.

Changing surname does not change caste of person: HC

May 29, 2016 12:32 pm

The petitioner contended that though he had a Caste Validity Certificate and belonged to Scheduled Tribe, his claim to post graduate admission was not being considered on the ground that he has changed his surname.

In long wait for Parliament slot,SC,ST and minorities commission reports

December 18, 2013 2:41 am

Various government departments,too,have been taking years to prepare action-taken reports.

Lessons from the Gujarat model

October 26, 2013 12:09 am

Growth matters,apparently much more than dole,for poverty reduction.