The bench went on to emphasise that the object of the Act is to improve the socio-economic
A video clip of the assault went viral on social media which showed the Dalit man being pinned to
Soon after the news spread, people on social media expressed outrage, asking 'Do Dalit lives really
After conducting investigation, the police registered a FIR against him under the SC/ST Act on
The Centre, in August 2018, had brought in an amendment to overrule the March 2018 judgement of the
The verdict means that the stay on automatic arrests in the case and a need for sanction before
A bench headed by Justice UU Lalit said the issue requires hearing in detail and it will be
On being asked about the claim that the Act is sometimes misused, he said, "Tell me which law is
The girl told the parents about the incident after which tensions brewed between the two families.
The Supreme Court, on March 20 this year, had placed safeguards on the provisions for immediate
Though the case was registered under SC/ST Act as well as under IPC sections, the court prevented
Addressing the party's national executive meeting, Shah exuded confidence that the party will
Earlier on August 9, the parliament had passed a bill to overturn the apex court order concerning
"If anybody immediately tries to snatch anything given to a person, there may be an explosion,"
Security has been beefed up across the state. Petrol pumps will also be shut down today. Internet
Following the bandh call, the authorities have imposed Section 144 in Satna, Bhind, Shivpuri,
The reports have it that people in Gaya, Barh, Nalanda and Begusarai took to roads to protest
The complainant had also submitted a CD with a video of the incident, police said.
Bill granting constitutional status to the National Commission for Backward Classes was also passed
The announcement was made by PM Modi at a BJP parliamentary party meeting. He also said that the