Scheduled Caste(Search results - 23)
Village Ki Chhori11, Feb 2020, 5:59 PM
Government Launches Scholarship Schemes for Indian Students Travelling Abroad for Higher Studies
The government of India is implementing schemes for scholarship/grant for Indian students traveling abroad for higher studies like National Overseas Scholarship for Scheduled Caste Students, Overseas Doctoral Fellowship Programme, National Overseas Scholarship for Scheduled Tribe Students.
India11, Jan 2020, 5:38 PM
Warning bells! Largescale conversion of Hindus, rampant misuse of SC reservation benefits in Andhra Pradesh
The Legal Rights Protection Forum has written a letter to the National Commission for Scheduled Castes, expressing concern over mass conversion of Hindus into Christianity and the rampant misuse of SC reservation benefits.
India28, Aug 2019, 11:10 AM
Karnataka: Dalits forbidden from entering temple in Hassan
People of Scheduled Caste were allegedly not allowed entry into a temple at Kadaga village of Hassan district, Karnataka, by members of upper castes, as per media reports
India8, Jun 2019, 3:41 PM
Andhra Pradesh: CM Jaganmohan inducts 25 new ministers into Cabinet
Jaganmohan Reddy gave Cabinet berths to seven legislators from the backward classes, five from the Scheduled Castes, one each from the Scheduled Tribes and Muslims, and four each from the Kapu and the Reddy communities
India1, May 2019, 2:22 PM
SC reserves verdict in case pertaining to the SC/ST Act
In view of the misuse of Schedule Caste and Scheduled Tribes Atrocities Act of 1989 on March 20, 2019, the Supreme Court banned the FIR received under this Act. The court had also said that there should be a provision of anticipatory bail for the accused
India4, Mar 2019, 5:57 PM
Is bagging Thippeswamy Congress key to wooing Scheduled Castes, Tribes? BJP not impressed
Molakalmuru leader S Thippeswamy, who joined the Congress with the help of KPCC President Dinesh Gundu Rao, says he has done so without setting any conditions. He also stated that he will help the Congress beat the BJP in Chitradurga, but the BJP feels that Thipppeswamy will learn his lesson.
India1, Mar 2019, 12:56 AM
Amendment of Article 370 by ordinance to give Jammu-Kashmir's SCs, STs near IB 10% quota gets Cabinet nod
Due to continuous cross-border tensions, persons living alongside the international border suffer from socio-economic and educational backwardness — according to the Narendra Modi government that has now, by means of an ordinance amending Article 370 of the Constitution, offered them education and employment reservation, which was hitherto enjoyed only by those living near the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir
India7, Jan 2019, 3:03 PM
PM Modi delivers masterstroke ahead of 2019 polls, clears 10% quota for upper caste poor
MyNation, on September 12, 2018, was the first to report that the Modi government was seriously mulling the introduction of income-based reservation for upper castes. Constitution would soon be amended for making way for this reservation without touching those for the SC/ST and OBC
India1, Jan 2019, 5:00 PM
Karnataka requests Centre to include Siddi community in Scheduled Tribes list
Siddis, believed to be the descendants of the Bantu people in East Africa, inhabit Belgaum and Dharwad regions of the state. There are 32,000 Siddis in Karnataka, as per records.
India27, Oct 2018, 4:47 PM
#HeToo: BJP’s Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga says Bengaluru woman harassed him with false charges (Video)
New Delhi: Delhi BJP spokesperson Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga on Saturday alleged he had been victimised by a woman from Bengaluru. The woman slapped him with allegedly fake charges of sexual harassment and Sections of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, which he challenged at the Karnataka High Court and successfully got it quashed.
After the same allegations were given a fresh lease of life by the supposed victim after the #MeToo movement hit India, Bagga released evidence including the details of the conversation between the two, rubbishing her claim. Bagga said it’s he who is the real victim of falsehood and intimidation.
The video was posted by Bagga on Youtube
India4, Oct 2018, 8:10 PM
Misleading reports about reservation in private sector in section of media
On September 25, The Indian Express carried a report with a headline suggesting that the Narendra Modi government was going to impose caste-based reservation on the private sector. However, the report had some content that did not justify the headline. On October 4, Times Now rehashed the same story, telling its audience that the private sector has to reserve some seats for the members of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. But here's the truth.