Minority(Search results - 37)
India30, Oct 2019, 8:57 AM IST
Maharashtra: New options emerge for government formation
New options to form the government may emerge if the Shiv Sena decides to join hands with the Congress and the NCP, else the BJP may form a minority government like it did in 2014. For Shiv Sena, taking the support of NCP or Congress has its own complications as the two parties will never approve Shiv Sena's core ideas like Hindutva and Ram temple among others.
Views11, Oct 2019, 3:04 PM IST
Another RSS worker killed: Bengal’s deadly cocktail of violence, terror and minority appeasement
From the recent murder of an RSS worker and his family which is being touted as a criminal case rather than a political murder, one cannot help but connect the dots to the other such murders on the rise in West Bengal.
India24, Sep 2019, 7:07 PM IST
Cases of love jihad on rise in Kerala, Christian girls forced to join Islam: NMC authority George Kurian
A case of Christian girl forced to convert to Islam has been reported in Kerala. Following this, National Minority Commission (NMC) vice chairman George Kurian wrote to Union home minister Amit Shah on the need to take action against cases of love jihad.
Shows22, Aug 2019, 8:28 PM IST
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare: How minority institutions fail to implement the RTE Act
The National Advisory Committee of Right to Education Act, 2009, or popularly known as the RTE Act is a welcome change. Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare finds out how religious minority organisations are escaping from their shares of responsibilities by taking advantage of their minority status.
India30, Jul 2019, 5:09 PM IST
Karnataka: BJP government cancels Tipu Jayanti celebrations, Congress expresses disbelief
The BJP government in Karnataka issued a notice to cancel Tipu Jayanti celebrations in Karnataka. Congress reacted expressing disbelief and called the BJP an “anti-minority party”.
India24, Jul 2019, 6:30 PM IST
Karnataka coalition fall: A day after collapse, blame game begins
On a day of hectic political developments, the BJP accused the coalition government of issuing appointments when it didn’t have the right to do so because of its minority status while caretaker chief minister and his father, former PM HD Deve Gowda accused the BJP of inducing fissures in the coalition.
India13, Jun 2019, 5:02 PM IST
Modi govt goes into overdrive for minority development
The ministry had launched an ambitious programme to geo-tag all waqf properties in the country in the last term, and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the progress was on a “war footing”. The minister announced this while chairing a meeting of the Central Waqf Council (CWC) in New Delhi
India12, Jun 2019, 12:09 PM IST
IMA scam: Karnataka minister received Rs 5 crore from company for property sale, states poll affidavit
Minority welfare minister BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan in his poll affidavit had taken Rs 5 crore as advance towards sale deed of his land in Richmond Town in Bengaluru.
India8, Jun 2019, 1:14 PM IST
Watch: Minority community people pelting stones, burning house in Ghaziabad
Earlier, Delhi saw Kashmir like situation where mob vandalised public property after a buzz was created that a speedy Honda City car killed 17 Muslims who were returning from Namaz
India7, Jun 2019, 7:27 PM IST
Kumaraswamy: Minorities misled with misinformation that JDS will join hands with BJP
Here is Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy's reason for not getting more than 37 seats in Assembly elections in May 2018.
India4, Jun 2019, 3:57 PM IST
Modi government goes bullish for minority development
Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that ensuring socio-economic-educational empowerment of Minorities through “3Es”- Education, Employment and Empowerment was the ministry's target.
India29, May 2019, 8:14 AM IST
No end to Mamata's appeasement politics in Bengal as TMC govt announces Rs 4,000 Eid bonus
Last year, the bonus was Rs 3,600. But this Eid, chief minister Mamata Banerjee has increased it by Rs 400. All for those government employees belonging to the minority community and earn in the bracket of Rs 30,000 to Rs 36,000 are eligible to take an advance of Rs 8,000 before Eid, thanks to the Mamata government
MyNation Election Video Parlour24, May 2019, 10:21 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh BJP celebrates NDA's victory with Iftar feast in Vijayawada
Andhra Pradesh BJP celebrated BJP-led NDA's victory by organising an Iftar feast for the party cadre in Vijayawada
India10, May 2019, 2:58 PM IST
Hua to Hua effect: Minority body demands apology, Bagga files police complaint
According to the complaint filed, Tajinder Bagga asked for an FIR against Pitroda under various sections of the Indian Penal Code including 295A, 153A, 153, 504 and 505. Bagga called the statement by the Congress leader "deliberate and malicious"
India1, May 2019, 9:48 AM IST
This is what Election Commission said before giving clean chit to Modi in Wardha speech case
PM Modi in his speech slammed Congress chief Rahul Gandhi for contesting from Wayanad and had "indicated" that the Kerala constituency had more voters from the minority community