National SC Commission to probe alleged abuse of Dalit DU student

The National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) has ordered a probe into the allegations of caste abuse by a Dalit student of Delhi University and sought a detailed report in this regard from the Delhi Police Commissioner.

Apr 06, 2016, 21:38 PM IST

IIT-M director appears before NCSC, asked to give fresh report

Terming the IIT-Madras report on de-recognition of a students' group as "incomplete", the National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) on Monday sought an additional report from the institution even as its director appeared before it for a hearing over the controversy.

Jun 08, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

NCSC calls IIT-Madras director, HRD Ministry for discussion on ban of student group

 The National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) on Sunday criticised the de-recognition of the Ambedkar-Periyar Study Circle in IIT-Madras, adding that it has invited the institute`s acting director Professor K. Ramamurthy as well as the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) to discuss how the incident can be resolved at the earliest.

Jun 07, 2015, 11:15 AM IST

Attack on Dalit youth: NCSC demands report from TN police

Taking suo motu cognisance of an alleged attack on a Dalit youth in Krishnagiri district of Tamil Nadu, the National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) has asked the Tamil Nadu Police to submit a report on the incident.

Mar 22, 2015, 09:27 AM IST

NSCS team holds inquiry into attack on Dalits

A two-member team of the National Commission for Scheduled Caste (NCSC) on Wednesday conducted an inquiry into the alleged attack on Dalits last week at Kuraiyur in the district that left one person dead and two others injured.

Jan 21, 2015, 18:17 PM IST

PoA Act in Punjab: NCSC seeks proper implementation

National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) on Tuesday expressed concern over the lack of proper implementation of SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities (PoA) Act in Punjab.

Jan 20, 2015, 21:45 PM IST

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.

Jan 07, 2014, 17:51 PM IST

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.

Dec 23, 2013, 22:00 PM IST

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.

Dec 22, 2013, 19:55 PM IST

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.

Oct 28, 2013, 21:45 PM IST

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.

Sep 11, 2013, 16:25 PM IST

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.

Jul 07, 2013, 16:57 PM IST

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.

Apr 20, 2013, 16:06 PM IST

NCSC issues arrest warrant against IAS officer

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

Apr 02, 2013, 19:48 PM IST

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.

Feb 28, 2013, 23:31 PM IST

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"..

Nov 13, 2012, 01:13 AM IST

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.

Sep 26, 2012, 23:46 PM IST

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.

Mar 05, 2012, 20:19 PM IST

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.

Feb 26, 2012, 20:36 PM IST

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.

Jan 16, 2012, 23:46 PM IST