Free Press Journal
  • Reservation policy will continue: Govt

    New Delhi : The government has no plan to do away with quota policy for the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in the country, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday.

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    Maharashtra case that led to ruling of Atrocities’ Act

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has for the first time put curbs on rampant abuse of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act on an appeal filed by Dr Subhash Kashinath Mahajan who was serving as Maharashtra’s Director of Technical Education at the relevant time, quashing proceedings going on against him under the Act. The Bench of Justices Adarsh K Goel and Uday U Lalit framed the question on Nov 20 on Mahajan’s

  • Ujjain: City hostels to have libraries soon, says Malviya

    Ujjain: A meeting of district level vigilance and monitoring committee constituted under the Prevention of Atrocities against Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes Act was held at Brihaspati Bhawan, under the chairmanship of Member of Parliament Dr Chintamani Malviya, on Friday. During the meeting, Malviya gave instructions to the in-charge district coordinator, to open libraries for students in big hostels of the city, so that they could prepare for competitive examinations.