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Even tech hub’s problems are traffic, garbage and lakes

Mahadevapura constituency is reserved for a Scheduled Caste candidate, but the dynamics of who will win here is determined by anything but caste politics, or interests of its backward.

published on : 7th May 2018

House owners in Vijayawada choose tenants based on caste, says IAS officer

Lamenting how the caste system is still ruining humanity and human relations, Scheduled Caste Corporation vice-chairman GSRKR Vijay Kumar has expressed shock over some house owners in Vijayawada still

published on : 19th April 2018

IIT-K fails to comply with National Commission for Scheduled Castes order

The decision follows strong protests and outrage by the members of Institute Advisory Committee against any legal action on the professors.

published on : 18th April 2018

National Commission for Scheduled Castes directs FIR against four IIT-K profs for harassing Dalit colleague

As per sources, the NCSC had also asked the IIT-K management to remove a senior faculty member from the board of governors for his soft approach towards the four professors.

published on : 16th April 2018

Economic uplift schemes failed to reach SCs,STs in Andhra Pradesh: CAG

SC Corporation has not conducted a survey to identify the poorest of the poor beneficiaries; 59 pc of the sanctioned units not grounded.

published on : 8th April 2018

Atrocities against Dalits on the rise in Kerala shows crime data

Madhu’s lynching was no isolated incident. Crimes against SCs and STs have spiked.

published on : 8th April 2018

Division messes up ‘ahinda’ math

Cong leaders may have taken united Dalit votebank as a given, but there is discontent and infighting; JD(S) & BSP tie-up may muddy waters further.

published on : 6th April 2018

Vijayawada: Bezwada Bar Association says Supreme Court should recall order on SC/ST Act

They further said the apex court’s ruling was being seen as a dilution of the SC/ST Act, which aims to protect marginalised communities.

published on : 5th April 2018

'Dalit', 'Harijan’ not to be used in official papers: Centre

 The Centre has asked all ministries, departments and state governments to avoid using the words ‘Dalit’ and ‘Harijan’ when referring to people belonging to Scheduled Caste communities.

published on : 5th April 2018

Bharat Bandh evokes mixed response in Andhra Pradesh

In Krishna district, Dalit organisations led by YSRC leaders staged protests in Machilipatnam, Pedana and Bantumilli. Buses were stopped for some time.

published on : 3rd April 2018

Government to file review petition on Monday against Supreme Court verdict on SC/ST Act

The government will file a review petition on Monday, challenging its order banning automatic arrest and registration of cases for alleged harassment of SCs and STs.

published on : 1st April 2018

Bharat Bandh: Punjab to shut down schools, colleges, universities, banks and public transport on Monday

Punjab Government has decided to suspend the services of public transport across the state on Monday, also schools, colleges, universities and banks will remain closed.

published on : 1st April 2018

Lingayat SCs, OBCs may not welcome minority tag

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Congress strategists seem to have partially achieved their goal by triggering a debate within the Lingayat community and putting the BJP on the back foot ahead of the a

published on : 23rd March 2018

Lok Janshakti Party to move Supreme Court against dilution of anti-atrocities Act

Union Minister and LJP President Ram Vilas Paswan also urged the government to file a review petition as the rights of oppressed classes were compromised. 

published on : 22nd March 2018

Congress, Dalit body demand review of Supreme Court verdict on Scheduled Castes and Tribes Act

The judgement of the Supreme Court protects public servants and private employees from arbitrary arrests under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

published on : 21st March 2018
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