Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry gets active on Facebook

With a view of taking its schemes to the tech-savvy population, the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has joined Facebook to have an online interface with the beneficiaries on the social media.

Nationwide narcotics survey misses February deadline

The Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry had in November last year assigned the task to a government organisation.

Plan Panel turns down ministry’s proposal of building old age homes

Planning Commission shot down a proposal of Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry to construct old age homes for indigent senior citizens, saying it did not fall under central government`s domain.

Par panel unhappy over absence of population data of SCs

A Parliamentary Panel has asked the government to prepare the necessary caste-wise details at the earliest.

Proposal for raising income ceiling of OBC creamy layer deferred

Govt deferred proposal by the Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry to raise income ceiling of the creamy layer OBC candidates.

Proposal for raising income ceiling of OBC creamy layer deferred

The creamy layer income ceiling was increased from Rs 2.5 lakh to Rs 4.5 lakh in 2008.