21 Aug 2012
Fresh trouble brewed for former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda, arrested in the suicide case of his former employee, on Tuesday with Delhi Police slapping sections of Information Technology Act against him for allegedly sending false electronic message leading to harassment of the deceased.
14 Mar 2016
Nagaur (Rajasthan): In a veiled reference to the recent Jat agitation, RSS today disapproved of reservation demands by the 'affluent' sections and favoured a study to ascertain whether the deserving backward classes are actually getting the quota benefits.
21 Nov 2015
Pune: Former President Pratibha Patil today said the weaker sections of the society can always draw strength from the Constitution, while drafting which Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar laid emphasis on equality.
22 Nov 2014
Manika (Jharkhand): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said on Saturday that programmes like green revolution, MG-NREGA, RTI and women's reservation were the party's initiatives as the Congress believed in taking all sections of the society along with it.
01 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Metro saw both highs and lows in 2014 as it launched new sections and came out with engineering feat but was beset by trouble in land acquisition which may result in DMRC missing its deadline of phase-III expansion of adding over 140 km to the existing network.
10 Feb 2012
The Delhi High Court on Thursday issued notices to the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) and the Central Government on its move to provide 90 percent reservation to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes within the 25 percent reserved quota for children belonging to disadvantaged groups and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS), including SCs/STs.
01 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Charges under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act were added against Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leaders in the case registered by the mother and the wife of former BJP leader Dayashankar Singh, an official said on Monday.
27 Jul 2016
Guwahati: Assam government's Social Welfare Department would stress on strict implementation of "The Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986" in the state.
01 Apr 2016
Cairo: A charitable gesture by Argentinian football star Lionel Messi has sparked outrage in Egypt, where a lawmaker and football official took umbrage at the donation: His football boots. Messi, in an interview with the private satellite channel MBC Misr, had donated his boots to the channel to auction them off for charity.
10 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The BJP on Friday said that the minorities in the country have realised that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not working for any particular community, but for all sections of society.