Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 17:25
The government is considering a proposal to accord minority status to Jains, the Lok Sabha was informed on Thursday.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 00:30
Kolkata: The BJP on Thursday urged Bangladesh to stop alleged atrocities on the minority Hindus living there during the ongoing political unrest over the forthcoming general elections on December 5.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 16:56
A former Councilor of erstwhile Jharkhand Area Autonomous Council (JAAC) and a social activist, Amin Khan passed away today following a cardiac arrest.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 20:08
Jammu and Kashmir government said it was committed to provide minority status to the Sikh community living in the state.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 22:56
Unidentified gunmen on Saturday shot dead three Shias, including an imam, in two separate attacks in Pakistan`s Punjab province, triggering protests by members of the minority community.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 03, 2013, 15:14
China`s Communist Party has expelled the military commander of Xinjiang from its ranks, state media reported on Sunday.
Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 18:43
The Uttarakhand government on Friday extended scholarship to all minority community students who secure pass marks, removing the earlier criterion of 50 per cent marks for availing the benefits.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 15:00
Taiwan`s nonprofit technology institute is reportedly working on a new i-Air Touch (iAT) technology that could possibly bring the holographic operating system in `Minority Report` closer to reality.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 14:57
An overseas Uighur rights group fears a "fierce state crackdown" by China on the largely Muslim ethnic minority after Monday`s car crash at Tiananmen Square, it said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 19:44
Noting that Muzaffarnagar riots have underlined inadequacies in existing laws to deal with such clashes, Minority Affairs Minister K Rahman Khan on Monday pitched for introduction of the Communal Violence Bill in Winter Session of Parliament.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 19, 2013, 19:31
A car bomb near an ice-cream shop in Baghdad killed 12 people on Saturday, while seven died in other attacks, officials said, bringing the October death toll to more than 420.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 19, 2013, 17:25
Khurshid Ahmed Saiyed, an advocate from Gujarat, was on Saturday made the Chairman of the Minority Department of the AICC.
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