Indian Catholic News

Indian court rules change of religion doesn't alter tribal status

India: Election petition a 'conspiracy' aimed at depriving christian tribal people of their rights.


Rahul writes to Congress CMs for passage of Women's Reservation Bill in winter session

India: The bill was passed in the rajya sabha in 2010 but lapsed after the dissolution of the 15th lok sabha in 2014.


BJP will not allow reservation for minorities: Amit Shah

India: He asked the trs to specify whose quota it proposes to cut to provide reservation to the minorities.


Dalit Liberation Sunday observed stressing equality

India: Dalit liberation sunday calls for an end to discrimination and recalls 2008 violence in kandhamal.


Mixed reaction as Bangladesh ends civil service quota

Bangladesh: Women, indigenous people and the disabled are among groups who no longer have a civil service job set aside for them.


Reservation in promotions: SCs/STs faced social exclusion, Centre tells SC

India: The reservation in promotions was to come into effect retrospectively from june 17, 1995.


Shifting the goalposts in India's quota system

India: Equal opportunity has been jettisoned in favor of proportionate strength for groups seeking benefits.