minority communities

Plea in SC seeks transfer of petitions challenging minority status of five communities

The plea has sought the minority status for Hindus in six states and two Union territories, where the number of the community members has fallen according to Census 2011.

published on : 25th October 2020

99 Navodaya Vidyalayas being constructed in backward, minority-dominated areas: Naqvi

Naqvi made the remarks while, along with Minister for Education Ramesh Pokhriyal "Nishank", laid the foundation stone for a new Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya at Pakur in Jharkhand

published on : 6th October 2020

New UK survey highlights greater ethnicity-related impact from COVID-19

It highlights that one-third of ethnic minority groups (33 per cent) are working outside of their home, therefore increasing their exposure to COVID-19.

published on : 5th August 2020

Minorities flourishing in India; Islamophobia allegations attempt to defame country: Naqvi

Naqvi's remarks come days after a wave of angry reactions on Twitter by citizens, activists from various Arab countries following allegations that Muslims are being blamed spreading COVID-19 in India.

published on : 12th May 2020