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Oct 26, 2017
Yogi Adityanath in Agra: Congress calls UP government anti-Dalit, says CM indulging in photo-opTerming the Uttar Pradesh government anti-Dalit, the Congress on Thursday said Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was only indulging in a photo opportunity by visiting the Taj Mahal in Agra.
Oct 02, 2017
'Dalits don't have right to watch garba': Man beaten to death in Gujarat for attending 'upper-caste' event; 8 bookedA 21-year-old Dalit man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of men belonging to the upper caste Patel community for attending a garba event in Gujarat's Anand district in the early hours Sunday, police said.
Aug 15, 2017
Maharashtra's marginalised face discrimination even in death as state govt fails to offer burial, cremation groundsA lack of burial and cremation grounds in rural Maharashtra especially Marathwada region shows that there's no respite for Dalits, Muslims, and other marginalised communities even in death
Jul 21, 2017
SC asks Centre, states not to cover up mob vigilantism, seeks response on violent incidentsThe Supreme Court asked the Centre and the states not to protect any kind of vigilantism and sought their response on violent incidents of cow vigilantism.
Jul 20, 2017
Ram Nath Kovind to be the next president: Dalit leaders voice their expectations, say president-elect must speak for communityTwo decades on, for the second time in the history of India, a Dalit — who is also a longstanding BJP leader and former governor of Bihar — Ram Nath Kovind, has been elected to the highest office. Is this a sign that the welfare of Dalits is a key government priority?
Jun 19, 2017
Ram Nath Kovind as presidential candidate: BJP's decision is an attempt to shed its pro-upper caste imageIs the candidature of Ram Nath Kovind a belated attempt to reach out to the Dalit community, to assuage hurt sentiments?
May 30, 2017
Saharanpur violence: Human rights watchdog CHRI condemns attacks on Dalits, seeks probeA CHRI delegation visited the violence-affected Shabbirpur and neighbouring villages in the district, as part of a national level fact-finding team led by NCDHR
Dec 15, 2016
Maratha concerns are important, but for Dalits, Atrocities Act must be protectedMore than six lakh Dalits gathered at Chaityabhoomi in Dadar (on 6 December) to pay homage to Dr BR Ambedkar
Oct 12, 2016
Punjab: 20-year-old Dalit youth brutally attacked and killed in MansaA 20-year-old Dalit youth, who was allegedly involved in illegal liquor trade, was brutally killed and his leg chopped off allegedly by a rival group of liquor smugglers in the district, police said on Wednesday.
Oct 08, 2016
Uttarakhand: School teacher kills 35-year-old Dalit man for making flour mill 'impure'When Lalit, who teaches at a primary school in a neighbouring village, saw Sohan at the flour mill, he made an insulting remark on his caste, saying the flour mill had been "rendered impure" by him