Scheduled castes and scheduled tribes

BJP, Congress slug it out over SC/ST Act; accuse each other of being anti-Dalit

BJP, Congress slug it out over SC/ST Act; accuse each other of being anti-Dalit

Dalit protests against over SC/ST Act had resulted in large-scale violence in different parts of the country on Monday.

Apr 03, 2018, 21:14 PM IST
Dalit protests: BJP hits back at Rahul Gandhi over 'DNA' remark, accuses him of 'dividing Indians'

Dalit protests: BJP hits back at Rahul Gandhi over 'DNA' remark, accuses him of 'dividing Indians'

Violence erupted in many parts of the country on Monday as Dalit groups protested against the SC order on SC/ST Act.

Apr 02, 2018, 20:54 PM IST
Bharat Bandh: Over 100 trains disrupted as Dalit groups protest over SC/ST Act

Bharat Bandh: Over 100 trains disrupted as Dalit groups protest over SC/ST Act

Dalit protesters blocked trains, clashed with police and set fire to vehicles in violent protests across the country on Monday.

Apr 02, 2018, 19:52 PM IST
 Bharat Bandh: Child dies as protesters stop ambulance in Bihar's Hajipur

Bharat Bandh: Child dies as protesters stop ambulance in Bihar's Hajipur

Dalit protesters blocked trains, clashed with police and set fire to vehicles in violent protests across seven states on Monday.

Apr 02, 2018, 17:52 PM IST
Bharat Bandh: Mayawati supports protests against SC/ST Act, condemns violence

Bharat Bandh: Mayawati supports protests against SC/ST Act, condemns violence

BSP chief Mayawati on Monday said that she supported the protests against the SC/ST Act, but condemned the violence that has taken place.

Apr 02, 2018, 16:30 PM IST
Bharat Bandh: Six dead as Dalit groups clash with police over SC/ST Act

Bharat Bandh: Six dead as Dalit groups clash with police over SC/ST Act

Violence from across the state has led to curfew being clamped in several parts with Gwalior and Morena seeing the worst of unrest.

Apr 02, 2018, 12:16 PM IST

Bill in LS to strengthen law to stop atrocities against SC, ST

With a view to strengthening the law to prevent atrocities against Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, a bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday, which makes wilful neglect of duties by public servants in issues relating to atrocities a punishable offence.

Jul 16, 2014, 19:31 PM IST

Uttarakhand: 18 striking govt personnel suspended

The employees have threatened to further intensify their agitation opposing reservation in promotion in government jobs.

Sep 12, 2012, 12:49 PM IST

`Promotion quota to be implemented from 1995`

The Centre proposes to implement reservation in promotion for SCs and STs in government jobs with retrospective effect from June 1995.

Sep 09, 2012, 12:18 PM IST

Semi-nude students protest outside Jaiswal`s home

The students protested against government’s plans to allow reservation in promotions for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in public services.

Sep 08, 2012, 11:48 AM IST