‘Blatant injustice’: Student bodies protest rollback of minority scholarship

Student organisations called the Union government’s recent rollback of Maulana Azad National Fellowship (MANF) a ’blatant…

Union stops Maulana Azad scholarship for research scholars from minority communities

The Union government has decided to discontinue the Maulana Azad National Fellowship (MANF), a scholarship for…

Minorities upset by housing apartheid in Indian cities

“I opted to rent a house in Noida, it was a renowned society. The owner had…

Religious Minorities in India Report 2021 released, raises concerns over membership status of minorities in Indian society

A newly released document on minorities in India titled "Religious Minorities in India Report (2021)" is…

Countries urged India to improve its human rights record at UN

United Nations member states have urged India to take a tougher stand on religious discrimination and…

World falling ‘far short’ of pledge to protect minority rights: UN chief

The world is falling “far short” of commitments made three decades ago to protect minority communities, UN Secretary-General…

Attempt to turn minorities into second class citizens will divide country: Raghuram Rajan

Former Reserve Bank of India Governor and renowned economist Raghuram Rajan on Saturday warned that any…