Amnesty asks Pakistan to protect minority communities

Global rights watchdog Amnesty International has asked Pakistan to bring those responsible for the killing of a Christian couple, accused of blasphemy, to justice.

Uttarakhand govt plans to set up committee for minorities

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said the state government is planning to set up a committee to coordinate between different minority communities in the state so that their problems could be addressed in a better way.

Police suffer from certain prejudices: Habibullah

National Commission for Minorities Chairman Wajahat Habibullah said minority communities continue to face challenges, which were starkly highlighted during the recent riots in Muzaffarnagar.

No picture of Sheila, Chauhan on loan forms: Lokayukta

Delhi Lokayukta ordered no photograph of CM Sheila Dikshit and PWD Minister Raj Kumar Chauhan be carried on form offering loan at low rates to entrepreneurs from SC, ST, OBC and minority communities.

Minority communities demand parity

Minority community members from the district have accused the district administration of "discrimination" in issuing status certificates to them.