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Vedic Brahmins to get minority status?
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Vedic Brahmins to get minority status?

While the government is reportedly evaluating if Vedic Brahmins could be given religious minority status, the National Commission for Minorities (NCM) has expressed that it is not in favour of such a move. The Commission has conveyed its views to the ... DNA, 2 months ago
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Those who rape kids should be hanged in six months: DCW chief Swati Maliwal

In light of two gruesome rapes of minors, in the capital this month, the Delhi Women’s Commission (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal has been going on a ‘women’s safety drive’ at night to observe the provisions of women’s safety in public ...
 catchnews.com4 days ago

NCM witnessed 20 per cent drop in complaints in 2016-17

The National Commission for Minorities (NCM) saw a 20 per cent decline in the number of complaints it received last year.It received 1,647 complaints in 2016-17 against 1,974 in 2015-16. In a majority of cases, complainants were Muslims, according to data ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

NTPC forms expert committee to ascertain cause of Raebareli explosion

[India], Nov 03 (ANI): The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has formed a three-member expert committee to ascertain the reason of the Unchahar power plant explosion in Uttar Pradesh's Raebareli. The death toll in the boiler blast at state-run NTPC ...
 Sify2 weeks ago
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Minority status for Hindus in 8 states: PIL

A petition seeking a notification for Hindus to be classified as minority in eight states has been filed in the Supreme Court (SC). The public interest litigation (PIL), filed by advocate Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay, states that Hindus in these eight states have ...
 DNA2 weeks ago

Minor girl molested, thrashed brutally in public

A minor girl was molested and beaten up by a youth in Nehrunagar area of Kurla suburb here. The incident took place on October 17. However, a video of the incident, captured by a CCTV camera, went viral on Saturday. The CCTV footage showed passersby remaining ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago
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When Aligarh remained mute to a crime in its midst

What does one deduce from this silence? That the minorities in the BJP era have been muted, perhaps even coercively, asks Sajad Ahmad Dar.   On August 7, 2017, a person named Suresh (a historysheeter) allegedly killed two brothers (Mohammad Wasim, allegedly with criminal antecedents, and Mohammad Aashu), with who he was otherwise acquainted. This twin murder was carried out at one of the busiest places in Aligarh city, the Railway Road, in broad daylight.   Given the fact that the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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India sends relief materials for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

IMAGE: Bangladesh minister Obaidul Quader received relief material from officials of the Indian High Commission in Dhaka on Thursday. Photograph: Courtesy @ihcdhaka/Twitter India on Thursday rushed 53 tonnes of relief materials to Bangladesh and pledged all help to Dhaka in tackling the humanitarian crisis after nearly 4,00,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees fled to the country from Myanmar following the ethnic violence in the Buddhist-majority nation. 'Operation Insaniyat: High Commission handed ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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Modi's blueprint for 2019: Building a 'New India'

The vision of a 'New India' would talk about constructing a nation where the so-called appeasement of religious minorities would stop, Hinduism would be accorded “due status” and there will be one law for all citizens, including for the people of Jammu and Kashmir, reports Archis Mohan.    In its campaign for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party had promised achche din, or better days. But its 2019 Lok Sabha campaign, already in the works, is expected ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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Steps need to be taken to strengthen existing welfare schemes for minorities: Niti Aayog

The Niti Aayog has suggested taking steps over the next three years to strengthen the implementation of existing welfare schemes for minorities, contending there were no substantive developmental programmes focused on the communities until the 11th five-year ...
 DNA2 months ago
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