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Aug 07, 2019
Stalled wedding processions, overpriced water, social abomination: Dalits in Rajasthan’s Madhopura continue to suffer atrocitiesIn a stark reminder of the atrocities against those belonging to the lower castes, a Dalit groom in Rajasthan’s Madhopura village was prevented by members of the Jat community from sitting on the mare, citing religious sentiments
Jun 26, 2019
Rajasthan Police register case after video of two Dalit men beaten up for attending birthday party with girl in Bundi goes viralRajasthan Police have registered a case after two Dalit men were allegedly beaten by a mob in Bundi for attending a birthday party with a female friend.
May 31, 2019
Communal tensions in MP village after Muslims attack Dalit wedding procession; Dewas authorities imposes Section 144The alleged attack in Dewas was so aggressive that the person who died was killed on the spot after a large stone hit him on the head.
May 13, 2019
Alwar gangrape case: Ashok Gehlot accuses Narendra Modi of ignoring facts, 'deliberately' targeting him over assault of Dalit womanOn Sunday, a full-scale war of words broke out between Modi and Mayawati over the Alwar gangrape case, with the prime minister accusing the BSP supremo of shedding crocodile tears, an allegation dismissed by her as "dirty politics".
Jun 18, 2018
Violence against Dalits: Fresh reports of atrocities highlight growing anger, outrage in communityYoung leaders of a nascent group of middle-class Dalits think and act differently from veteran leaders when it comes to the violence they face.
Apr 29, 2018
Government to issue ordinance to uphold SC, ST rights, says Union minister Ram Vilas PaswanThe government will issue an ordinance to uphold the rights of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes if the Supreme Court does not go back on its judgment deleting the provision of immediate arrest on complaints from Dalits, says Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, who asserts that the Constitution too will be amended if need be.
Apr 27, 2018
Karnataka elections 2018: Dalit's major demand is implementation of Constitution, says RPI's R Mohan RajRepublican Party of India's Karnataka president R Mohan Raj, who is contesting from Udupi in the upcoming Assembly election in the state, says lack of proper implementation of the Constitution has led to the rise in violation of Dalit rights
Apr 19, 2018
Dalit professor harassed: Allahabad High Court stays NCSC's order seeking FIR against four faculty members of IIT-KanpurThe Allahabad High Court has stayed the recommendations of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) asking IIT-Kanpur's director to lodge an FIR against four faculty members for committing atrocities against their Dalit colleague, according to reports.
Apr 14, 2018
Dalit Panthers: An Authoritative History book review — JV Pawar documents facts, fanaticism and a movement against caste oppressionTranslated to English from Marathi, JV Pawar's Dalit Panthers: An Authoritative History, is the first-hand documentation of how and why the movement of Dalit Panthers took shape in Maharashtra and how it spread across several Indian states from south to north
Apr 08, 2018
Dalits will not bite BJP's outreach bait: Inter-dining was a powerful trope decades ago, they've seen through itNarendra Modi's measures to woo Dalits infantilise them. He presumes Dalits are still stuck in the past and will feel assured and charmed at having a BJP leader spend a night or two in their village and break bread with them