close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Eyeing MCD, Kejriwal promises SC-ST Commission in Delhi

Post the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) debacle in Rajouri Garden bye-poll, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday tried to woo people of the Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs) to recover political capital in upcoming Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections.

Justice Karnan summons CJI, six others to his house for court trial

Justice Karnan summons CJI, six others to his house for court trial

Calcutta High Court judge Justice C S Karnan on Thursday asked Chief Justice of India J S Khehar and six other Supreme Court judges to appear before him at his residential court on April 28.

ST panel takes up AIIMS doctor's sack in nurse's death

The National Commission for the Scheduled Tribes has decided to take up with the AIIMS authorities the issue of a resident doctor`s sacking over a pregnant staff nurse`s death during treatment.

Cabinet scraps NCBC, new panel for OBCs to have constitutional status

The Union Cabinet today gave the go ahead for setting up a National Commission for Socially and Educationally Backward Classes with constitutional status, bowing to the demand from OBCs for an entity for them which is on par with the panels for SCs and STs.

 

UPSC declares Indian Forest Service result

UPSC declares Indian Forest Service result

The result of Indian Forest Service examination was on Tuesday declared by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

SC/ST Amendment Act to come into effect from today

The Act has more stringent provisions for prevention of atrocities against SCs and STs.

Gujarat HC judge says reservation and corruption destroyed nation, MPs warn of impeachment

Gujarat HC judge says reservation and corruption destroyed nation, MPs warn of impeachment

Weeks after the Supreme Court scrapped the NJAC Act, BJP member Udit Raj had targeted Justice JP Pardiwala in the Lok Sabha.

Babus may face action for not verifying caste certificates

Central and state government employees may face disciplinary action for defaulting in timely verification of caste certificates issued to SC or ST category people, as per the new guidelines being finalised by the Centre.

Govt should provide quota for SC/STs in pvt sector: CPI(M)

CPI(M) on Thursday demanded that the Centre should enact a law to provide reservation to SC and ST communities in the private sector, stressing it would be best way to observe the anniversary of the adoption of the Constitution.

PM considering move to grant ST status to 6 Assam communities: Rijiju

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is considering the proposal to recognise six communities in Assam as Scheduled Tribes (ST), a demand strongly backed by the ULFA.