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Oct 21, 2017
Maharashtra's Dalit literature visionary: How Baburao Bagul's words exposed a casteist societyIn this third column on Dalit literature from Maharashtra, we look at the works of Baburao Bagul
Oct 15, 2017
Amazon Fire TV Stick, Chromecast 2 and the Apple TV 4K: The best streaming devices to choose from this DiwaliTV sticks are great gifting idea this Diwali, especially if your giftee is stuck with an old, non-smart TV set and a cable network.
Oct 11, 2017
Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy backs protesters' demand for recalling Lt Governor Kiran Bedi"The voice of protest raised against Kiran Bedi should reach the Prime minister," he said addressing the dawn-to-dusk fast organised by the Confederation of Dalit outfits headed by a senior ruling Congress functionary.
Oct 04, 2017
Gujarat Dalit youth claim rise in attacks by upper caste men for sporting moustaches, attending garba eventsTwo days after a 21-year-old Dalit man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of upper caste men for attending a garba event in Gujarat's Anand district, a 17-year-old Dalit boy of Gandhinagar's Limbodara village was attacked for sporting a moustache.
Oct 01, 2017
Dalits thrashed by Rajputs for 'sporting moustache' in Gujarat village; one heldTwo Dalit men of a village near Gandhinagar in Gujarat were allegedly thrashed by members of Rajput community for "sporting a moustache" in two separate incidents, the police said on Sunday.
Sep 25, 2017
Huge unemployment due to lack of skilling mission after Independence: Narendra Singh TomarThe Ministry has so far skilled 5.05 lakh rural candidates under DDU-GKY and has also been conducting skills training for self-employment through RSETI
Sep 17, 2017
Dalit leader Ramdas Athawale says reservation should be extended to uppers castesRamdas Athawale said reservations in jobs should go up from the present 49.5 percent to 75 percent on economic criteria and higher castes must also benefit
Sep 17, 2017
Delhi court discharges Congress politician of casteist slur charge during 2012 MCD electionsA woman candidate of Congress, accused of allegedly hurling casteist slur at a voter during MCD elections in 2012, has been discharged by a court New Delhi
Sep 12, 2017
DUSU elections 2017: Left wing's hopes of repeating JNUSU poll results seem to be far-fetchedA close scrutiny into the prevailing political culture in Delhi University shows that the terrain there is quite unfriendly for the Left.
Sep 08, 2017
IMD scientist Medha Vinayak Khole files complaint against cook in Pune for lying about her casteIMD scientist Dr Medha Vinayak Khole in Pune alleged that a woman named Nirmala Kulkarni had approached her for the job and said she was a Brahmin and married.