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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".
Mar 24, 2019
In Arun Vijai Mathavan's photo project, a look at how caste has seeped into postmortem proceduresWestern medicine is relatively new in India, and despite coming from a region where caste divisions didn’t exist, discrimination seems to have made its way into the Indian system, says Arun Vijai Mathavan
Mar 17, 2019
Bhim Army national president Vinay Ratan Singh says Congress 'did nothing' for Dalits in 60 years, outfit won't support it in UPChandrashekhar Azad-led Bhim Army shot to limelight during the May, 2017 clashes between Dalits and upper caste Thakurs in Saharanpur.
Mar 05, 2019
Bharat bandh today as tribal, Dalit groups protest against SC's 13 Feb eviction order, demand ordinance to protect rightsTribal and Dalit rights organisations have called for bharat bandh on Tuesday protesting against the 13 February Supreme Court order, which had directed at least 21 states to evict traditional forest and tribal dwellers whose claims over the forest land have been rejected by authorities.
Feb 25, 2019
Siddaramaiah says he doesn't 'know context' of G Parameshwara's claim of being denied Karnataka CM post due to Dalit identityKarnataka Deputy chief minister G Parameshwara said at an event in Davangere on Sunday that Dalits were being discriminated against at the government level even though their reservation was facilitated.
Sep 06, 2018
Union minister Ramdas Athawale says changes to SC/ST Act by Parliament won't be reviewed"There is no question of invoking the Act against anyone if he has not committed any atrocity against a member of SC or ST communities. We will ensure that the Act is not misused," Ramdas Athawale, a prominent Dalit leader said.
Aug 25, 2018
Mirchpur violence: Resident's pet dog barking at accused led to Dalits' killing, rioting in Haryana villageThe incident was described in the court's 209-page verdict in which it convicted 33 Jats for the crime in Haryana's Mirchpur.
Aug 08, 2018
SC/ST Act Amendment Bill: Ramdas Athawale appeals to public to not participate in 'Bharat Bandh', says Opposition is defaming govtRamdas Athawale's appeal comes a day after the Lok Sabha passed The SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Bill 2018 to overturn a Supreme Court order.
Mar 11, 2018
TDP nominates CM Ramesh and Varla Ramaiah for Rajya Sabha election in TelanganaThe ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh has finalised its two nominees for the Rajya Sabha election.
Jun 21, 2017
Replace 'Scheduled Castes' with 'Dalit' in official communication, says Gujarat minister Atmaram ParmarGujarat's Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Atmaram Parmar asked officials of his department not to use the word 'Dalit' and replace it with 'Scheduled Castes'