16 Jan 2015
New Delhi: In a bid to encourage budding and existing entrepreneurs from Scheduled Castes, the government on Friday launched a scheme under which members of the reserved community will be offered concessional finance to start new business ventures.
15 Jan 2015
New Delhi: With an aim of encouraging innovation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday presented Certificates of Excellence to eight young Army officers for doing innovative work in the areas like reconnaissance and better facilities for soldiers in combat conditions.
10 Jan 2015
Pilibhit (UP): The principal of a school in Shahjahanpur district has been arrested for issuing a fake age certificate for the minor girl who was allegedly sexually assaulted by self-styled godman Asaram, police said on Saturday.
13 Jan 2015
Patna: Citing lack of evidence, a Bihar Court on Tuesday acquitted 24 people of the 1999 massacre of 22 Dalits, a government lawyer said.
28 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO has launched pilot projects that will eventually lead to a nationwide facility for pensioners to submit digital life certificates through mobile phones.
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.
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.
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.
22 Dec 2014
Alappuzha (Kerala): Notwithstanding a united Opposition cornering the NDA Government over the conversions issue for the past one week, right wing organisation Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has facilitated the reconversions of a batch of 30 persons belonging to eight families of Scheduled Caste (SC) Christians under the ritual 'ghar wapsi' (home coming) in this district.
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.