PM Narendra Modi to launch start-up scheme to promote entrepreneurship among SCs/STs

PM Narendra Modi to launch start-up scheme to promote entrepreneurship among SCs/STs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, now on a visit to Saudi Arabia, will on Tuesday launch a scheme to promote entrepreneurship among the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes and women with loans in the range of Rs.10 lakh to Rs.100 lakh, official sources said here.

Apr 03, 2016, 14:12 PM IST

JD(U) demands sub-quota for SCs/STs, OBCs in women`s bill

JD(U) on Saturday joined BJP ally Apna Dal in demanding a sub quota for SCs/STs and OBCs in the proposed 33 per cent reservation for women in Parliament and Assemblies as the issue is back in focus with NDA government pledging to ensure passage of the women reservation bill.

Jun 14, 2014, 16:27 PM IST

SCs/STs suffered when Congress got weakened: Jyotiraditya

Atrocities on SCs/STs have increased whenever the Congress got weakened in the state, Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said here today.

Feb 25, 2013, 21:10 PM IST

Shiv Sena to oppose reservation on caste or religious lines

NDA constituent Shiv Sena, which opposed the bill for quota in promotion for SCs/STs in government jobs in Rajya Sabha on Thursday.

Sep 06, 2012, 16:53 PM IST

Govt defers plan to bring Bill for job promotion reservation

Government`s plan to bring an amended Bill on Wednesday to provide for reservation in job promotions to SCs/STs has been put off.

Aug 22, 2012, 00:15 AM IST

`SCs/STs, minorities have little access to basic education`

A National Advisory Council
member on Friday lamented that marginalised sections have "little
access" to basic education and warned it would turn into a
"demographic nightmare" if they remain uneducated.

May 21, 2011, 00:42 AM IST

SCs/STs who migrate cannot claim reservation in Delhi: CAT

Reserved category candidates
belonging to other states cannot claim reservation as a matter
of right in jobs in Delhi, the Central Administrative
Tribunal has held.

Aug 19, 2010, 19:19 PM IST