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Oct 21, 2019
Kerala church leaders say furore over job notification for Scheduled Caste converts unwarranted as Centre, other states also have such quotaChurch leaders and activists are at a loss to understand the reason for the furore, since reservation in government services is available to Christians converted from Scheduled Castes (SCCC) not only in Kerala but also at the Centre
Jun 12, 2018
Christian community members fear communalism under BJP rule will polarise 2019 Lok Sabha electionsJusty Alex, who is also from Delhi and is pursuing her Masters in social work, says, "The most affected are the Dalit Christians, who face double the discrimination."
Aug 21, 2017
SC seeks Centre's response on PIL seeking parity in quota for Dalit ChristiansIt has sought inclusion of Dalit Christians in the Scheduled Caste category for enabling them to get benefits of reservation under the Constitution.
Dec 15, 2016
Dalit Christians face discrimination and untouchability, admits Indian Catholic ChurchA policy document released by the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI) contained admissions of the Indian Catholic Church accepting for the first time in history that Dalit Christians face discrimination and untouchability
May 29, 2016
Karunanidhi asks Modi to include Dalit Christians, fishermen in SC/ST listDMK Chief M Karunanidhi requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to include Dalit Christians and the fishermen community in Scheduled Tribes (ST) list
Mar 10, 2016
Stir at Jantar Mantar demanding SC status for Dalit Christians and MuslimsVarious organisations today staged a demonstration at Jantar Mantar here demanding that Scheduled Caste (SC) status be extended to Dalit Christians and Muslims as well.
Jan 14, 2014
For Pakistan's Dalit Christians, embracing Islam is an escape from stigmaWould it be too much to ask cricketer Mohammad Yousuf and his Tableeghi mentors to speak out against the indignity heaped on the dalits of Pakistan?