18 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Economic background of a person should tell about someone being a minority and not his or her religion or caste, Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Thursday said.
10 Dec 2014
Mumbai: After announcing her separation from her husband Manish Makhija, actress-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt says the success of a relationship doesn't depend on any license.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The socio-economic and caste census (SECC) being undertaken by the government to identify Below Poverty Line people in the country is expected to be completed in four months, Lok Sabha was told on Thursday.
11 Dec 2014
Motihari: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday said he would "seriously wish" that the next Chief Minister of the state is from the Scheduled Caste.
04 Dec 2014
New Delhi: 113 Scheduled Caste Indian Foreign Service Officers, 110 OBC and 56 Schedueld Tribe officers are deployed at the headquarters, missions and in posts abroad, government told the Rajya Sabha on Thursday.
09 Dec 2014
Patna: In a major decision by the Bihar government on Tuesday all Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) families in the state were brought under the National Food Security Act (NFSA), with the exception of those who pay income tax or are government employees.
25 Nov 2014
Chapra: A complaint was filed against Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday, in a court in Saran district, charging him with sowing discord in society by questioning the origin of upper caste people.
26 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government has no proposal to fill up the backlog vacancies of Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Other Backward Classes category seats with general candidates, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.
10 Nov 2014
Jamshedpur: BJP leader and former Jharkhand chief minister Arjun Munda on Monday accused opposition parties of attempting to confuse tribal voters over his caste status with a motive to drive political mileage ahead of the coming Assembly election in the state.
25 Nov 2014
Jaipur: In compliance with the Modi government's initiative of replacing the need for attestation by a gazetted officer with self-certification by a citizen, the government of Rajasthan has announced the introduction of "self-attestation" and declaration system from January next year.