Minority Commission

  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Arrest warrant against 22 gangrape accused 21-01-2014 02:02 PM

    A local court on Tuesday issued non-bailable warrant against 22 persons allegedly involved in five incidents of gang-rape during Muzaffarnagar riots. Chief Judicial Magistrate Narender Kumar issued the arrest warrant against 22 accused, who are on the run, after Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the cases approached the court. The...
  • Government is responsible for safety of minorities: PM 13-01-2014 12:03 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday said that the government is responsible for the security to minorities in the country while addressing at the annual Conference of States Minorities Commission in New Delhi. Addressing the conference, Manmohan Singh said, "It is the responsibility of the government to ensure...
  • Maharashtra minorities panel to act against 'No Muslims' flat sale ad 08-11-2013 01:57 PM

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra state Minorities Commission has promised to take action against the broker who posted an advertisement for a flat saying Muslims not allowed. State Minorities Commission Chairperson Munaf Hakim said, "There are several cases of discrimination against minorities in housing that have come before. This discrimination has been...
  • TN: Minorities Commission to receive representations tomorrow 02-09-2013 02:54 PM

    The Tamil Nadu State Minorities Commission would meet representatives of minority communities and the general public in Chennai district at the Collectoratate to receive their representations. The Commission's chairman Bishop M Prakash along with its members would meet representatives of minority educational institutions and the public to receive their representations...
  • Delhi Police files FIR against Swamy 03-10-2011 06:46 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has registered an FIR against Janata Party President Subramanian Swamy for writing an inflammatory article in a newspaper. The Crime Branch registered a case under Section 153A (spreading enmity between communities) of Indian Penal Code for his newspaper article in July this year, a senior...
  • Hefty fine, jail soon for bias against minorities 21-06-2011 11:20 AM

    The Government has proposed to empower the Minorities Commission with penal powers. ...
  • National Wipes: What's making news 17-01-2008 11:23 PM

    CNN-IBN's cricket expert Shishir Hattangadi says that Malinga will have to make a choice between playing for his franchise or country. ...
  • Orissa govt failed to protect Christians: panel 17-01-2008 10:01 PM

    New Delhi: After their disappointing campaign in the recently concluded World Cup, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is looking to make amends and has reportedly approached India's former skipper Sourav Ganguly to be the batting coach of their national side. According to sources, BCB has confirmed the news that they...