weaker sections

Attacks on dalits, minorities should be dealt with firmly: President Mukherjee on eve of Independence Day

Attacks on dalits, minorities should be dealt with firmly: President Mukherjee on eve of Independence Day

The President cautioned against "unmindful pursuit" of a divisive political agenda and polarising debates by groups and individuals, saying they lead to institutional "travesty" and constitutional "subversion".

Aug 14, 2016, 19:36 PM IST

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announces sops for all

In a populist move, the Nitish Kumar led Bihar government has decided to relax the required percentage of attendance for students to avail government schemes.

Jul 01, 2015, 14:41 PM IST

Judiciary must reach out to weaker sections: CJI

Judiciary must reach out to the poorest of the poor people and weaker section of society, who are not aware about their rights, and give them prompt and proper justice, Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir said on Tuesday.

Mar 26, 2013, 21:10 PM IST

Cong asks private sector to help empower weaker sections

Stopping short of asking private
sector to reserve jobs for disadvantaged groups, the Congress
today asked the India Inc to share the responsibility of
empowering the weaker sections.

Dec 20, 2010, 00:59 AM IST