21 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Haryana’s biggest Khap Panchayat called the Satrol Khap passed a revolutionary resolution on Sunday where it allowed marriages to be solemnized within 42 villages under its jurisdiction. Breaking a 700-year old tradition, the panchayat also gave its nod to inter-caste marriages.
31 Mar 2014
Jamshedpur: Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) has suspended two Under-14 cricketers of Ranchi for two years as they produced fake birth certificates, a JSCA official said.
04 Apr 2014
Sultanpur: BJP national general secretary Varun Gandhi said he does not want to indulge in politics of caste or religion and wishes to establish a new kind of politics in Uttar Pradesh.
09 Apr 2014
New Delhi: A major flaw in the Internet security has put at risk many passwords, credit card as well as e-mail information. Heartbleed is a bug in OpenSSL.
01 Apr 2014
Agartala: Reang tribal refugees, sheltered in seven camps in Tripura for the past 17 years after fleeing from their villages in neighbouring Mizoram, on Tuesday began casting their votes through postal ballots for the Lok Sabha polls in the northeastern state, officials said.
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.
05 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court has declined to entertain a PIL seeking to quash the reservation policy, and asked the petitioner to make a representation to the government.
04 Feb 2014
New Delhi: At a time when quota is the buzz word in politics, senior Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi has called for an end to reservation on caste lines and urged Rahul Gandhi to introduce quota for financially weaker sections, bringing all communities under its ambit.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: In a bid to woo the SCs and STs ahead of general elections, the Central Government has cleared an ordinance making penal provisions more stringent to deter people committing crimes against members of these communities.
02 May 2011
In a bid to provide better facilities to students and revolutionise the education system in the state, Himachal Pradesh government has decided to provide educational and caste certificates of students at ‘Lok Mitra Kendra’.