CJP steps on ground to provide relief to the most marginalized

Just like CJP’s role in providing relief during the 2005 deluge in Mumbai, it has swung into action once again, armed with its expertise and support from similar partner organizations. Source: Sabrangindia.in... Read more »

Good samaritans come to the rescue of needy in Tripura

In the aftermath of the nationwide lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 54 tea estates along with thousands of small tea gardens in Tripura had shut down operations leaving over 25,000... Read more »

Unlocking hope in the face of a lockdown

Scores come everyday to see Aasif, and his team of volunteers who call themselves the Miles2Smile team, in the hope that they will get rations, medicine or even a loan to pay... Read more »

90% of Sitharaman’s COVID-19 package ‘includes’ already running schemes

Out of 54 crore workers with almost 90% in the unorganized sector as of now in 2020 (the last figure of 47.4 crore is based on 2010 census), the announcement to help... Read more »

India’s coronavirus response needs to address the question of social inequity

Source: QUARTZ INDIA How do you discuss self-quarantine with a person sharing a tiny shanty with 10 people in a slum? How do you advise social distancing to a manual scavenger? How... Read more »

Relocation of tribal people living around Similipal Tiger Reserve forceful

Source: MONGABAY By Sandhya Sekar Odisha’s Similipal Tiger Reserve (STR), which spreads across an area of 2,200 square kilometres, is caught between the animals, which have earned it national fame, and the... Read more »

NTA announces schedule for UGC-NET June 2020

Source: Telangana Today Hyderabad: Candidates aspiring to get into a research fellowship or assistant professor post in universities and colleges across the country here is an opportunity. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has... Read more »

Vacancy in various positions for RBI graduates available, apply from home

Source: The Bulletin Time RBI Lateral Recruitment 2020 Notification: There may be excellent news for children making ready for jobs in Reserve Financial institution of India, RBI. RBI has issued a notification... Read more »

Modi’s kneejerk decision may kill ‘more people’ than coronavirus

Source: Counterview.net By Chandra Vikash Discerning through the global information on coronavirus Pandemic, it turns out that what I had thought around March 10 that we should allow Herd Immunity to set... Read more »

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Kerala announces special package to protect SC/ST communities

Balan said that as the first step, tenure of all the promoters working in both these departments has been extended for another two months. Thiruvananthapuram, March 21 (IANS) The Kerala government on... Read more »

Amarinder “Even I don’t have birth certificate”

Making it clear that his government was totally opposed to these exercises, Amarinder Singh said that while a routine census would be conducted in Punjab, it would not be based on religion,... Read more »

Kerala CM, Cong’s Chennithala jointly address public on COVID-19

The Chief Minister said that special focus will be given to the poor and disadvantage sections of the society. “Special care should see that the members of the SC/ST and the tribal... Read more »

Uttarakhand abolishes quota in promotion for govt employees

Chief Minister’s Secretary Radhika Jha interacted with the employees. She assured that the order to remove the ban in promotions would be issued with immediate effect. Dehradun, March 19 (IANS) Uttarakhand government... Read more »

BSP founder Kanshi Ram’s sister to join Bhim Army chief’s party

Seen as an upcoming alternative to the Mayawati-led BSP, ASP is expected to induct sister of BSP’s founder Kanshi Ram as Patron of the party. By Rohan Agarwal New Delhi, March 16... Read more »

Denying Forest Dwellers Rights, Gauhati HC orders removal of Adivasi “encroachers”

The bench added that “there is no material available on record which would indicate that the petitioners have any established right to reside in the forest villages”. Source: Sabrangindia.in The Gauhati High... Read more »

Adivasi scholar and activist Abhay Xaxa passes away

In Xaxa’s passing, SabrangIndia and Citizens for Justice and Peace, have lost a dear friend. Source: Sabrangindia.in Noted Adivasi rights activist Abhay Xaxa is no more. The 37-year-old research scholar from Jawaharlal... Read more »

J&K to get domicile policy, says Amit Shah

The government, Shah said, will not discriminate in the implementation of Central laws in J&K. New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday announced that the government will... Read more »

Fight against CAA, NRC to intensify: Chandrashekhar Azad

Addressing the gathering, Azad said: “It is a historic day as today is the birth anniversary of Bahujan Samaj Party founder Kanshi Ram. This will be a memorable day and I promise... Read more »

Jharkhand CM Soren orders probe into first alleged hunger death case in his tenure

Ghasi was a member of the Scheduled Tribes community and was a resident of the Shankartola Kamra village. He passed away on March 6, post which Giridih MLA Sudhir Kumar tweeted about... Read more »