Scheduled Tribe

SC/ST commission finds flaws in police probe

SC/ST commission finds flaws in police probe

The Maharashtra State Commission for Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) has found flaws in the police investigation into the s...Read More

Chhattisgarh Elections 2018: SC, ST votes propel Congress to victory

Chhattisgarh Elections 2018: SC, ST votes propel Congress to victory

Raipur: The constituencies with high population of Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Scheduled Caste (SC) communities in Chhattisgarh, have contri...Read More

After Marathas, now Dhangar community set to hit the streets; all you need to know about Dhangar quota stir

After Marathas, now Dhangar community set to hit the streets; all you need to know about Dhangar quota stir

After Maratha quota stir, now Dhangar community has demanded that they should be included in the scheduled tribe (ST) category like Dhang...Read More

After Marathas quota stir, now Dhangar community demands ST status; to hold rallies, marches from August 1

After Marathas quota stir, now Dhangar community demands ST status; to hold rallies, marches from August 1

After Maratha quota stir, now Dhangar community has demanded that they should be included in the scheduled tribe (ST) category like Dhang...Read More

Bombay High Court asks Caste Scrutiny Committee to pay Rs 1 lakh fine to SC/ST students

Bombay High Court asks Caste Scrutiny Committee to pay Rs 1 lakh fine to SC/ST students

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court recently took a note of the “harassment and ill treatment” meted out to the students of Scheduled Caste (SC...Read More

Supreme Court allows centre to go-ahead for reservation in promotions, as per law

Supreme Court allows centre to go-ahead for reservation in promotions, as per law

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday permitted the Centre to go ahead with reservation in promotions to certain categories of staff in...Read More

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Govt initiates inter-ministerial consultations on SC/ST ordinance

Dalit groups had organised protests across the country on April 2 against the alleged dilution of the Act through the Supreme Court’s Mar...Read More

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SC/ST verdict: Centre considering ordinance

Introducing a bill in monsoon session of Parliament to amend the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 198...Read More

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Bhopal: TI empowered to probe SC/ST Act offences

Bhopal: In a significant decision, the state government has empowered the police station in-charge to investigate the cases of atrocities...Read More

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No tweaking of reservation criteria: Govt

At the instance of the Prime Minister, the Cabinet Secretary has made it clear that the government shall maintain “status quo” on all res...Read More

Won’t abolish Atrocities Act: Devendra Fadnavis

Won’t abolish Atrocities Act: Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis says Marathas need not fear its misuse

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Government issues guidelines on SC/ST Hub to encourage entrepreneurs

New Delhi : Government on Wednesday issued guidelines related to setting up of the National Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Hub to pr...Read More

Changing surname does not change caste of person: HC

Changing surname does not change caste of person: HC

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has provided relief to a medical graduate who was denied admission in a post-graduate course in the Schedul...Read More

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 No reservation in appointments at senior positions: Govt

New Delhi: There is no provision for reservation in appointments at senior positions, the government said today. Of the total 69 IAS offi...Read More

Turning backwardness into privilege

Turning backwardness into privilege

The Article 15 (1) of our constitution says “The State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, cast...Read More

Andhra Pradesh government sanctions 2 lakh houses for rural poor

Andhra Pradesh government sanctions 2 lakh houses for rural poor

Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh government has sanctioned two lakh houses for the rural poor of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and...Read More

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