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| PNS Thaawar Chand Gehlot, minister of social justice and empowerment chaired the third meeting of the Central Monitoring Committee recently to review the implementation of the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their ... New Delhi Pioneer, 1 day ago

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Jains in Gujarat may get minority status by July end

Jain community members living in the BJP-ruled Gujarat are set to get the minority status by end of next month, Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Ramanlal Vora said here today.Though Union ministry of minority affairs in erstwhile Congress-led UPA government had accorded the minority status to Jains through a notification in January 2014, the state government is yet to do the same. "The earlier Central government had given the minority status to Jains. Now, the state government has ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago Jains to secure minority status in Gujarat by July-end  Times of India3 days ago Jain community from Gujarat to get minority status by July end  DNA India3 days ago PTI - JAINS (BES29) - Jains in Gujarat may get minority status by July end  Namibia Press Agency3 days ago

Babu Jagjivan Ram Chair at Jamia Millia

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment's autonomous organisation, the Babu Jagjivan Ram National Foundation, has proposed to establish a Babu Jagjivan Ram Chair in Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI). Babu Jagjivan Ram was a Dalit leader and was ...
 The Statesman4 days ago Jamia univ gets Babu Jagjivan Ram chair  The Echo Of India3 days ago Jamia university gets Babu Jagjivan Ram chair  Zee News4 days ago PTI - JAMIA - Jamia univ gets Babu Jagjivan Ram chair  Namibia Press Agency4 days ago
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Government buildings face disabled-access test

The social justice and empowerment ministry is set to launch an accessibility audit of government buildings, taking the first step towards making them friendlier for the millions of disabled in the country. According to a note prepared by the ministry, the ...
 The Telegraph5 days ago Access audit of public buildings for disabled  India Today6 days ago

Government to send 100 Dalit students to US, UK on Ambedkar 'inspiration' trip

The ministry of social justice and empowerment is conducting the visit called Dr Ambedkar Foundation's Study Tour. Students with at least a graduation degree will be visiting Columbia University and London School of Economics.
 DNA2 weeks ago Finance department advised government against buying Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar's London home  DNA1 month ago Ambedkar's works will be translated into Urdu  The Sunday Guardian5 days ago Congress, BJP contest claim over Ambedkar's legacy  Rediff.com2 months ago

Transgender rights bill next session

A bill giving rights to transgenders will be tabled during the next session of Parliament, Union minister of social justice and empowerment Thaawar Chand Gehlot said Thursday. “We have proposed bringing an act for welfare of transgenders. A special ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago

Web-based universal ID cards for differently abled from December

The department functioning under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has decided to issue web-based cards instead of smart cards, proposed initially.
 DNA1 month ago Differently Abled To Get Web based ID Cards; National DB Of disabled Persons Will Be Created  Trak.in1 month ago

CAG raises questions about fund usage by Social Justice Ministry bodies

today raised doubts over whether funds being earmarked to bodies functioning under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment for creation of capital assets are being utlised for the purpose. In its report, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of ...
 Economic Times1 month ago CAG Raises Questions over Fund Usage by Ministry of Social Justice  Outlook1 month ago Venture Capital Fund for Scheduled Castes  PIB2 months ago
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Twitter dismay over new justice committee chair's defence of legal aid cuts

Mixed reaction on social media as former barrister and Conservative backbencher Bob Neill was unveiled as parliamentary justice committee chairman Robert Neill — a former criminal barrister at London chambers 2 Bedford Row and MP for Bromley & ...
 Legal Cheek2 weeks ago Panel informed about schemes for SC students  Business Standard2 months ago Parliamentary Consultative Committee of Social Justice & Empowerment Ministry Deliberates Scholarship Schemes for SC’s Students  PIB2 months ago

Expert committee recommends declaration of transgender as 'third gender'

An expert committee constituted by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has recommended that transgenders be declared a 'third gender' in order to ameliorate the problems faced by that community. A release by the ministry said that as per the ...
 Sify1 month ago
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