Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 21:39
Union Minister Kumari Selja on Monday said the UPA government was committed to inclusive growth and a major component of it was mainstreaming the disadvantaged groups, as well as who were physically and mentally challenged.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 21:37
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Against the backdrop of the killing of a couple for honour in Haryana, Kumari Selja on Friday said such acts cannot be justified and there was a need to strictly deal with people indulging in such "horror killings".
Last Updated: Saturday, June 08, 2013, 21:57
After Congress leaders attacked him over "tardy implementation of Centre policies for Dalit upliftment" Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda said those "in air condition should personally visit" villages.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 13, 2013, 20:00
Government would shortly table the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill in Parliament, Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Kumari Selja on Saturday said.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 13, 2013, 16:51
Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Kumari Selja on Saturday asked party leaders and workers to work unitedly for the success for the UPA in the Lok Sabha polls.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 18:04
There is an urgent need to amend the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act to protect Dalits and tribals, Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Kumari Selja said.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 16:01
People with disabilities must be given equal opportunities to contribute to society and treated more sensitively, Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Kumari Selja said here Thursday.
Last Updated: Monday, January 14, 2013, 22:59
Govt is working to bring an amendment to SC and ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989 for the benefit of backward communities, Kumari Selja said.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 06, 2013, 21:17
Stricter punishment for gang-rape, denial of bail for crime against women and lowering juvenile age limit to 16 are among key recommendations made by top bureaucrats and police brass to government.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 18, 2012, 12:22
Planning Commission shot down a proposal of Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry to construct old age homes for indigent senior citizens, saying it did not fall under central government`s domain.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 02, 2012, 12:05
The present urban planning paradigm has proved to be exclusionary for the poor.
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