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Jun 07, 2018
Pune Police arrests five in connection with Bhima-Koregaon violence; all suspected to have Maoist linksFive people, with alleged Maoist links, were arrested on Wednesday from Mumbai, Nagpur and Delhi by the Pune Police in connection with the Bhima-Koregaon violence in January.
Apr 08, 2018
It's time BJP woke up to the fact that Dalits will progress only if the majority makes concessionsOne of the problems in unifying Hindus is that there is a natural constituency for BJP, and that is the Hindu upper caste. This core constituency is fundamentally opposed to Dalit rights.
Apr 03, 2018
Dalit protests during Bharat Bandh: Why does Madhya Pradesh become epicentre of violence during anti-govt agitations?Dalit agitation took an ugly turn when two groups — Dalits and right-wing bodies — clashed in Gwalior and Morena; and it turned violent when both the groups resorted to taking up weapons and attacking one another.
Apr 02, 2018
Bharat Bandh: 8 dead after violence erupts during Dalit protests in north India; Centre files review plea against SC orderWhile the administration in Punjab took preventive measures on Sunday in the wake of the “Bharat Bandh” called by Dalit organisations, including shutdown of schools, deployment of paramilitary forces and snapping of internet services, efforts in other states failed as a large number of protesters showed up.
Apr 02, 2018
Bharat Bandh: MHA 'closely monitoring situation' as 7 die in north India during violent Dalit protests; key updatesViolent protests erupted on Monday during a nationwide bandh called by Dalit outfits against the alleged dilution of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, leaving one person dead and many injured in Madhya Pradesh and disrupting normal life in many states. Here are the key developments.
Jan 04, 2018
Maharashtra bandh: NCP leader slams state govt, police for detention of students in MumbaiNCP legislator Vidya Chavan on Thursday criticised the Maharashtra government and the police for the detention of students ahead of a summit which was to be addressed by Dalit activist Jignesh Mevani and JNU student leader Umar Khalid
Jul 03, 2017
21 Dalit activists arrested from Lucknow press club for planning to march towards Yogi Adityanath's residenceUttar Pradesh police arrested 21 Dalit activists from a press club in Lucknow on Monday, media reports said.