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Sep 19, 2018
Telangana honour killing case: Six of seven persons arrested sent to judicial custody by courtSix of the seven persons arrested in connection with the alleged honour killing of a Dalit Christian man in Telangana's Nalgonda district were sent to judicial custody.
Sep 11, 2018
Dalit medical student shot dead by unidentified assailants in Uttar Pradesh's Mandla villageA Dalit medical student was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Mandla village, police said on Tuesday. Circle Officer Rizwan Ahmad said Rajat was killed on Monday evening when he was returning to his village from college. He was in the second year of the medical course.
Sep 03, 2018
I&B ministry advises TV channels not to use the word 'Dalit', urges them to say 'Scheduled Caste' insteadThe advisory urges channels that they may refrain from using the term 'Dalit' while referring to people belonging to Scheduled Castes.
Aug 20, 2018
Khanderav Parit's battle against caste: How a former mill worker is fighting oppression through his writingsAn award-winning rural author, mill worker, and now a farmer, Khanderav Parit’s writings reflect the everyday life of the oppressed.
Jul 30, 2018
In rural Maharashtra, one man is battling casteism and changing mindsets through multiple art formsYashwant Kamble is a house painter, sculptor, barber, tailor, and mason, among other things. He has won more than 50 awards for his social reformation and exemplary artwork, all the while fighting casteism.
Jul 20, 2018
24-hour helpline set up for inter-caste couples, says Tamil Nadu govt; special cells formed in all districts and citiesThere is an online complaint registration facility in both the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems and mobile app for citizens wherein complaints can be given online by aggrieved persons
Jul 10, 2018
Telangana Police adopts pick and choose approach in anti-Hindutva cases; banishes Mahesh Kathi but remains mum on restThe Telangana Police externed film critic Mahesh Kathi from Hyderabad for six months for "insulting" Lord Ram.
Jul 09, 2018
Facebook's dating service will match people with shared interests, but it could only exacerbate social divideFacebook's new dating service made conservative Indians uncomfortable, but there’s something about its approach — matching those who think similarly — that should really appeal to a conservative sensibility
Jul 06, 2018
Bakarmax presents Dalit Unchained: A webcomic inspired by Jyotirao and Savitri PhuleYou've seen Django Unchained, now witness Dalit Unchained | via Bakarmax
Jul 04, 2018
Dalit Lalit and General Gaurav — a webcomic explaining caste-based reservationsIn which Dalit Lalit explains his stance on reservations and the quota system to General Gaurav