NCSC blames Odisha govt for palm-chopping of 2 labourers

Coming down heavily on the Odisha government over the recent palm-chopping of two labourers in Kalahandi district, the National Commission for Scheduled Caste (NCSC) on Tuesday said the unfortunate incident was an outcome of the state`s failure to implement the MGNREGA Act.

Chandigarh gang-rape: Police remand of five accused extended

The police custody of five policemen allegedly involved in the gang-rape of a minor girl was on Monday extended till December 25 by a local court.

Visiting rape victim: Scheduled Castes panel slams Ramdev

National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) slammed yoga guru Baba Ramdev for visiting minor girl who was allegedly raped by five constables, saying it had breached the sensitivity of the matter.

National SC Commission pulls up Haryana cops in youth death case

National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) on Monday pulled up the Haryana police and sought an action taken report within a fortnight on the recent death of a Dalit youth in Ambala district.

Centre planning to amend SC/ST Act: Report

With the 2014 lok Sabha polls just a few months away, the Congress-led UPA government is eyeing another populist legislation - amendments to the SC and ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

Dalit youth`s death: NCSC members visit Dharmapuri

A team of National Commission for Scheduled Castes arrived on Sunday to take stock of the situation in the wake of the death of Dalit youth Illavarasan, whose body was found on a railway track.

NCSC rebukes Aligarh police after rape & death of minor girl

National Commission for Scheduled Castes on Saturday castigated Aligarh police for its alleged inept handling of the violent protests triggered after the rape and murder of 6-yr-old dalit girl here.

NCSC issues arrest warrant against IAS officer

Slamming a senior IAS officer for failing to appear before it, NCSC issued arrest warrant against him.

NCSC pulls up Odisha minister, gets defamation threat

National Commission for Scheduled Caste (NCSC) directed Odisha government not to defend in court a state minister who made casteist remarks, while he threatened to file defamation against NCSC chief.

Attack on Dalit colonies pre-planned: NCSC

Taking a serious view of the recent violence in which 268 huts at three Dalit colonies in the district were set on fire, the National Commission for Scheduled Castes said the attack was "out and out pre-planned"..

Hisar gangrape: NCSC seeks report, asks Haryana to check incidents

National Commission for Scheduled Caste has sought an action taken report from Haryana adminstration at the earliest on the alleged gangrape of a dalit girl.

NCSC demands arrest of ex-minister in Pipili rape

NCSC demanded arrest of Pipili MLA
and former minister Pradip Maharathy accusing him of harbouring the accused in the Pipili rape and attempt to
murder case.

Pipli rape case: NCSC summons Orissa officials

Taking serious note of the rape case of Odisha`s Puri NCSC has issued a notice to senior state and district officials to appear before them.

NCSC team to inquire into dalit girl rape case

National Commission for
Scheduled Castes (NCSC) will send a team to Odisha to inquire
into the rape of the 19 year-old dalit girl in Pipili.

Punjab: Atrocities against SCs; NCSC hits out

The National Commission for
Scheduled Castes (NCSC) today hit out at the Punjab government
for "rising" atrocities against Scheduled Caste people.

NCSC asks for a screening of Prakash Jha’s ‘Aarakshan’!

Prakash Jha’s ‘Aarakshan’ has run into fresh trouble as the filmmaker has refused to preview the film to National Commission for Schedule Castes (NCSC).

Orissa chief secy to present facts before NCSC

Orissa govt said it would present facts on the steps taken to eliminate the
alleged caste discrimination in the state.

Lakhimpur girl`s murder: NCSC accuses policemen

NSCS had visited Lakhimpur Kheri recently to inquire into the death of a 14-year-old girl in Nighasan police station.

Fund diversion for CWG serious: NCSC

The National Commission for
Scheduled Castes has taken serious note of the reported
diversion of funds meant for welfare schemes for Dalits to
Commonwealth Games preparations by Delhi government.

MP govt seeks legal opinion in NCSC warrant against CS

Madhya Pradesh government is seeking
a legal opinion on the issuance of arrest warrant against the
State Chief Secretary, Avni Vaish, by the National Commission
for Scheduled Caste (NCSC).