23 May 2015
Patna: A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi advised people of Bihar to rise above caste politics, his party leaders were seen busy attending caste meetings in their preparation for upcoming assembly polls. Senior BJP leaders including Sushil Kumar Modi, Nand Kishore Yadav and party's Bihar unit chief Mangal Pandey attended a function of 'Goswamis' here on Saturday.
22 May 2015
New Delhi: Reaching out to the voters of Bihar ahead of the assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked the people of the state to rise above caste considerations and support the most virtuous.
28 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The National Informatics Centre (NIC) in various states have been asked to provide necessary technical support for starting enrolment of pensioners for getting digital life certificate to ensure hassle free disbursal of pension.
09 Apr 2015
Puducherry: Puducherry government on Thursday dispensed with the system of gazetted officers attesting copies of cerificates of candidates applying for admission to educational institutions or for jobs in government departments, PSUs or local and autonomous bodies.
22 Apr 2015
Patna: With an eye to the forthcoming Assembly polls in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday announced Rs 10,000 incentive to students belonging to upper castes passing matriculation examination in first division, and regularisation of contractual employees.
15 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Government proposes to introduce Priority Sector Lending Certificates (PSLCs), on the lines of carbon credit trading, wherein banks can earn premium for exceeding targets.
20 Mar 2015
Jalandhar: Untouchability and discrimination on the basis of caste are still rampant in India and are hurdles towards the country's development, RSS said even as it called for primary education to be imparted in a child's mother tongue.
19 Aug 2012
The Chhattisgarh government has been left embarrassed after discovering that hundreds of thousands of caste certificates which it has issued to tribals were invalid.
27 Feb 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday held that a person can be accorded Scheduled Caste (SC) status on his re-conversion to Hinduism if he is accepted by fellow caste men and proves that either he or his forefathers previously belonged to that caste before embracing another religion.
17 Mar 2015
Chandigarh: Students belonging to Scheduled Castes in Haryana would get tablets free of cost from the state government to get technical education, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced on Monday.