Scheduled Tribes

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First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Stage set for MP phase III: 118 nominees in fray

Though wearied by long months of campaign combat that raged on a scale beyond belief, political camps in the heartland state Madhya Pradesh are bracing for the morrow when a 1,69,53,358-strong electorate -- including 81,71,532 members of the fairer sex ... [Published NetIndia123.com - 9 hours ago]
Entities: Phase III, Indore, Ujjain
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

In Spiti, hydro power projects seen as threat to fragile ecology

TABO (LAHAUL-SPITI): "At last they entered a world - a valley of leagues where the high hills were fashioned of the mere rubble and refuse from off the knees of the mountains... Surely the Gods live here. Beaten down by the silence and the appalling sweep ... [Published Economic Times - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Over 1 lakh of Cases of Atrocities against SCs, STs During 2001-12: Report

More than one lakh cases of atrocities against persons belonging to Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs) were reported across the country in the period between 2001 and 2012 -- when both BJP-led NDA and Congress-led UPA were in power.Such ... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Quota and merit

While the founding fathers of the Constitution brought in the concept of reservation for a limited period with the noble motive of uplifting those who were discriminated against, thereby providing equality of opportunity ("," April 18), subsequently, ... [Published The Hindu - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

4/18/2014: CAMPUS: PU TO CHECK DELAY IN GRANTS TO SC/ST STUDENTS

CHANDIGARH: The Panjab University (PU) has constituted a committee for efficient distribution of scholarships to the students belonging to Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes, minorities and economically weaker sections of the society. The committee wi ... [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 3 reports

Delhi 2 arrested for racially abusing NE student

Alleged racial abuse came to the fore again in the Capital on Saturday. This time, a 25-year-old civil services aspirant was subjected to racist slurs by two drunks at North Campus. The two are also preparing for civil services.The incident, reported ... [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 2 reports

'Ensure representation of minorities in civil services'

Delhi Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung Friday called upon the academic fraternity to ensure adequate representation in civil services for minorities, the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes, and backward classes ."One of the strengths of the constitution is ... [Published Siasat Daily - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 2 reports

The Congress 'Affirmative Action' made everyone go bonkers

The preparations for the upcoming general elections are on in full swing and every single day is occupied with one or the other inevitable political activity in the country. The distribution of the tickets is at final stage, the plan for the mega rallies ... [Published IBNLive India News - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 3 reports

Congress manifesto a 'joke': Modi

“Manifestos are sacrosanct but today's Congress manifesto was a joke! It repeated all the promises they haven't been able to fulfill since 2004,” Modi tweeted while responding to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi’s comment that her party’s manifesto was a sacred ... [Published Jagran Post - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 2 reports

Engg Services Exam from June 20

Dr. S RajookrishnanMarch 23,2014: Engineering Services Examination, 2014, for recruitment to the Services/ Posts under different categories, will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission from 20th June, 2014, at Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, ... [Published Mathrubhumi - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

India Inc. cries foul at Congress...

The Congress Wednesday repeated its promise to provide quotas in private sector for the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes if it returns to power after the general elections. Industry leaders said it is just a populist promise and there is nothing ... [Published Siasat Daily - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 5 reports

Congress releases Lok Sabha manifesto; makes tall promises

For the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the Congress party has released its manifesto in which it promised right to health, more injection in infrastructure, poverty alleviation, pension schemes, a big push for affirmative action in private sector jobs and other ... [Published Meri News - Mar 26 2014]

Quotes

TABO (LAHAUL-SPITI): "At last they entered a world - a valley of leagues where the high hills were fashioned of the mere rubble and refuse from off the knees of the mountains... Surely the Gods live here. Beaten down by the silence and the appalling sweep of dispersal of the cloud-shadows after rain. This place is no place for men." This was what Rudyard Kipling had said about Spiti Valley in his book Kim...
...and other school staff against the poor and marginalized," said Jayshree Bajoria, India researcher at Human Rights Watch and author of the report. "Instead of encouraging children from at-risk communities who are often the first in their families to ever step inside a classroom, teachers often neglect or even mistreat them" she added
"Under the Right to Education Act, the state government and the relevant local authorities are expected to ensure that no child is segregated or discriminated against in the classroom, during mid-day meals, in playgrounds, in the use of common drinking water and toilets, and in performing tasks such as cleaning toilets or classrooms" said the 77-page report
"The total number of reported cases stood around 8,000 in 2004 when the UPA took over in the middle of the year. Since then there has been a continuing trend of increase in the number of reported cases every year" said the report prepared jointly by Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), National Campaign on Dalit Human Rights and National Dalit Movement...

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Stage set for MP phase III: 118 nominees in fray [Published NetIndia123.com - 9 hours ago]
338 candidates to vie for Maharashtra's 19 LS s... [Published ProKerala.com - 10 hours ago]
In Spiti, hydro power projects seen as threat t... [Published Economic Times - 14 hours ago]
SC/ST kids suffer bias in classroom: Rights group [Published Times of India - 21 hours ago]
Widow ends life after neighbour's taunts, 3 held [Published Times of India - 22 hours ago]
Dalit, minority kids pushed out of schools: HRW [Published News Track India - Apr 22 2014]
Nido Taniam murder case: Accused remanded to ju... [Published DNA India - Apr 22 2014]
Nido Tania killing: Four accused's judicial cus... [Published Deccan Herald - Apr 22 2014]
Over 1 lakh of Cases of Atrocities against SCs,... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 22 2014]
Manipuris want better education, job opportunit... [Published ProKerala.com - Apr 22 2014]
Pole climber Mistry eyeing poll vault against M... [Published zeenews.com - Apr 22 2014]
Will CM honour his promise on Moti Dongor, Tals... [Published Goa Herald - Apr 22 2014]
No Dalit Officials in PMO, Ansari's Office [Published New Indian Express - Apr 22 2014]
Reporter’s diary: Only cards, no ‘adhar’ for fi... [Published Sakaal Times - Apr 21 2014]
All about 'None Of The Above' [Published The Hindu - Apr 21 2014]
UPA Govt Failed to Walk the Talk on Group A OBC... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 21 2014]
ST leaders demand recall of ST certificate to H... [Published SentinelAssam.com - Apr 20 2014]
Well-digging scheme gets good response [Published Deccan Herald - Apr 20 2014]
Activists laud government initiative for high v... [Published Jagran Post - Apr 20 2014]
More NOTAs cast in reserved seats [Published The Hindu - Apr 19 2014]
Mayawati sets her sights on being first dalit w... [Published The News International - Apr 19 2014]
In Jharkhand’s Santhal Pargana, a fight to the ... [Published The Hindu - Apr 18 2014]
'Gujarat model for tribals is innovative' [Published Times of India - Apr 18 2014]
Quota and merit [Published The Hindu - Apr 18 2014]
U.R. Ananthamurthy | The interpreter of injustices [Published Livemint.com - Apr 18 2014]
More NOTAs cast in reserved seats [Published The Hindu - Apr 18 2014]
Maya sets her sights on being first dalit woman PM [Published Times of India - Apr 18 2014]
IIM-A admits ST students at 38 percentile CAT s... [Published India Today - Apr 18 2014]
What did we learn from the Jaswant Singh revolt? [Published DNA India - Apr 18 2014]
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