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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 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.
Dec 17, 2017
Gujarat election: Results today in battle of prestige between Narendra Modi and Rahul GandhiCounting of votes will be held at 37 centres across the state's 33 districts on Monday for the Gujarat Assembly polls which is considered a prestige battle for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his home state and a litmus test for new Congress president Rahul Gandhi.
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