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Social organisation seeks constitutional status for Minority Commission

Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 17:32

Social organisation for minorities demanded that National Minorities Commission be granted constitutional status such as that enjoyed by National Commission for Scheduled Castes and Tribes.

Jat Reservation: Commission for Backward Classes had opposed

Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 20:47

After seeking the view of National Commission for Backward Classes, the Union Cabinet disregarded its "advice" against providing reservation for the community when it took the decision.

Declare Anglo-Indians separate minority community: MP

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 00:47

Noting that a majority of Anglo-Indians in the country were facing a "severe economic crisis", a Lok Sabha MP has asked the government to declare them as a separate minority community.

West Bengal gang-rape: NCW satisfied with police and administrative action

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 16:12

The National Commission for Women expressed satisfaction with the police and administrative action following the gang-rape tribal girl on the orders of a kangaroo court in Birbhum district.

NCW criticises WB govt on issue of women`s security

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 15:35

National Commission for Women chairperson Mamata Sharma on Tuesday criticised the West Bengal government for not doing enough for the security of women.

Former bureaucrat SMH Burney dead

Last Updated: Saturday, February 08, 2014, 10:58

SMH Burney, a former bureaucrat and former governor of Haryana, has passed away, family sources said.

Odisha minister has grabbed Dalit family`s land: NCSC state co-od

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 15:21

The National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) has claimed that the allegation of land grabbing against Odisha`s school and mass education minister Rabi Narayan Nanda was found true, which he has denied.

NCW needs to be more `proactive`, not just `reactive`: Panel

Last Updated: Monday, February 03, 2014, 20:26

A high-level committee on status of women has said that the NCW should go beyond reactive interventions and be "proactive" in recommending and influencing policies to benefit the fairer sex.

Police suffer from certain prejudices: Habibullah

Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 00:32

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

Minister raises with NCW police action against women in Gujarat

Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 20:58

Raising the issue of alleged police action against women protesting against unauthorised power meters in Gujarat, a Union Minister has asked the National Commission for Women to intervene.

NCW to set up North East cell

Last Updated: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 23:40

The National Commission for Women (NCW) will establish a cell in the North-East considering cases related to the region.

UP police brutality in Firozabad: 4 cops suspended, NCW to send notice

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 20:26

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has said it will send a notice to the Uttar Pradesh police seeking an explanation on the police brutality.