NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

State Minority Commissions  »  News  »   State Minority Commissions

  News for State Minority Commissions

  • News
  • Business

US Congress to hold hearing on religious minorities in India

A key United States Congressional committee has called for a public hearing on the rights and freedoms of religious minorities in India to be held early next month. The Tom Lantos Human Rights......

Obama nominates IIT alumni to key post

United States President Barack Obama has nominated an IIT alumni to his advisory commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Obama on Friday announced the nomination of Sanjita Pradhan, an......

BJP working towards a Uniform Civil Code

Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Ansari believes a national debate on a Uniform Civil Code is a must. 'The need of the hour is to debate this issue at length in order to create......

Agra mass conversion an act of fraud: UP minority commission

The Uttar Pradesh State Minority Commission on Sunday described the mass conversion of Muslims in Agra as ‘an act of fraud and a dubious exercise which has no connection with the serious......

After 12 years, Nanavati panel submits Gujarat riots report

Justice Nanavati Commission on Tuesday submitted its final report on the 2002 Gujarat riots to state Chief Minister Anandiben Patel. "We have submitted the report, which runs into more than 2,000......

State-run banks have to brace for fewer holidays

The Sixth Pay Commission's recommendations would have jolted many bankers recovering from Monday morning blues, which seemed worse today, thanks to a four-day weekend.The move, if implemented,......

UGC chairman on plans to improve higher education

University Grants Commission Chairman Sukhadeo Thorat talks on the state of higher education in the country.The Eleventh Five-Year Plan aims at increasing the Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in higher......

PM wants 'fair share' for minorities in pvt sector

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday favoured a 'fair share' for minorities in central and state government as well as private sector jobs. Singh, who maintained that the nation 'does not......

Modi's minimum government, maximum governance will work, here's how

Narendra Modi may discover that his admirable aim of Minimum Government, Maximum Governance would demand deeper institutional change than he bargained for, says Kanika Datta. The promise of Minimum......

Rajan is right: Salaried class can't afford a house

Only double-income households can buy flats in India’s top 8 cities, except Mumbai When Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan asked real estate developers to start reducing prices so......
  Web results for State Minority Commissions
Draft bill proposes stiff fines and jail term for violation of green laws

The fine can go up to Rs.20 crore and the imprisonment can even extend to a life term in case of more serious violations The draft bill is the... ...
LJP manifesto favours creation of smaller states

Bihar polls: LJP manifesto favours creation of smaller states Patna: Releasing its manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls, the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP)... ...
Rare metals investment blow-up shows risks lurking in China's financial system

SHANGHAI/BEIJING The promise of risk-free, double-digit returns made the "Daily Golden Jewel" investment offered by an obscure commodities exchange... ...
Minorities Commission yet to receive report on Dadri lynching

The National Commission for Minorities is yet to receive a report from the local administration on the Dadri lynching incident in which a man was... ...
BJP Demands Withdrawal of Case Against Shah

NEW DELHI: With the election campaign in full swing in Bihar, the slugfest is on between the political parties and leaders. As the election panel... ...

Related Tags

  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News

Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z