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‘We don’t discriminate between Hindus and Muslims, our development is for all,’ says Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh, on Sunday, had said that labourers from Bengal were being forced to migrate to other states as the Mamata government had failed to provide jobs to them. “ A DAY after BJP state president ...

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Crime against women on the rise

Crime against women is not a new phenomenon in Independent India. It happened in the sixties and seventies. But of late the dynamics of this crime has seen much distortion. In those years violence against women had a political tenor ...

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Crime against SCs, STs highest in MP

NEW DELHI: Crime against people from the scheduled castes (SC) and scheduled tribes (ST) has increased sharply in Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat between 2014 and 2016 while it has declined in Jharkhand, Bihar, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh. Overall, ...

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Dalit woman sarpanch to launch stir

Alleges officials biased against her Temali Nirmalamma, a Dalit and sarpanch of Podalakuru here, stirred a controversy in the political circles by accusing the panchayat raj and cooperation department officials of showing discrimination against her with ulterior motives. Under the ...

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Inter- Caste Marriage

In a welcome move, the Centre has decided to lift the income ceiling on its scheme which provides Rs 2.5 lakh to every inter-caste couple provided the bride or the bridegroom is a Dalit. The purpose of the Dr. Ambedkar ...

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